Friday Chess Puzzle

Great puzzle although the hints threw me off. I will use it in my chess camp this coming week.

Tallahassee Chess Blog

Here’s a chess puzzle for you to solve. I hope you enjoy it.

If you think you have it solved, post your solution as a comment.

White to move and win:


HINT #1: Can white win with a Bishop and Knight vs. a lone King?

HINT #2: Think of a final position where the black king is in checkmate

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Chris Torres is a nationally renowned scholastic chess coach working in both Bakersfield and the San Francisco Bay Area. His classes have attracted players of strengths ranging from rank beginners to world champions. A chess professional since 1998, Chris is widely recognized as one of the main driving forces behind the explosion in popularity and sudden rise in quality of scholastic chess in California. Currently, Chris Torres has the ranking of candidate master and serves as the President of the Torres Chess and Music Academy. Mr. Torres’ hobbies include playing classical guitar and getting his students to appear on the national top 100 chess rating lists.

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