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Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 49

White to move and win (Richard Reti, Kolnische Volkszeitung of 1928).

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 17

White to move and mate in 3 (A. Galitskiy, “Chess Journal”, 1900.) For added challenge, imagine that the players switch chairs (i.e. pawns moving in the opposite direction) and solve for mate in three again. Remarkable!