The Checkmate Patterns Manual - Raf Mesotten (K-6195)

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There is nothing more satisfying than finishing a chess game with a checkmate. All essential mating patterns, some with intriguing names, are explained in full in this course. You will review every pattern. Master them. And test yourself with 1.000 exercises at all levels of difficulty.

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Language versionsEnglish
Author / AuthorsRaf Mesotten
PublisherChessable
Publication date1st edition 2022
Pages376
ISBN9789493257290
HardcoverNo
PaperbackYes
DownloadableNo
Width17.5 cm / 6.89 inch
Height24 cm / 9.45 inch

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These are the killer combinations that will win you games: Anastasia, Greco, Hook, Arabian, Vukovic, Smothered, Suffocation, Corner, Morphy, Pillsbury, Lolli, Opera, Damiano, Max Lange, Dovetail, Swallow's Tail, David & Goliath, Boden, Balestra and the list goes on and on and on.

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The Checkmate Patterns Manual - Raf Mesotten (K-6195)

The Checkmate Patterns Manual - Raf Mesotten (K-6195)

There is nothing more satisfying than finishing a chess game with a checkmate. All essential mating patterns, some with intriguing names, are explained in full in this course. You will review every pattern. Master them. And test yourself with 1.000 exercises at all levels of difficulty.

Content

007 Introduction

009 Explanation of symbols

011 EXERCISES A Basic test

024 Chapter 1 Anastasia’s mate

028 Chapter 2 Greco’s mate

037 Chapter 3 Arabian mate

041 Chapter 4 Hook mate

045 Chapter 5 Vukovic’s mate

050 Chapter 6 Smothered mate

055 Chapter 7 Suffocation mate

063 Chapter 8 Corner mate

065 Chapter 9 Morphy’s mate

068 Chapter 10 Pillsbury’s mate

072 Chapter 11 Opera mate

082 Chapter 12 Lolli’s mate

086 Chapter 13 Damiano’s mate

090 Chapter 14 Max Lange’s mate

093 Chapter 15 Damiano’s bishop mate

105 Chapter 16 Dovetail mate

115 Chapter 17 Swallow’s tail mate

121 Chapter 18 David & Goliath mate

133 Chapter 19 Boden’s mate

137 Chapter 20 Balestra mate

140 Chapter 21 Double knights mate

144 Chapter 22 Double bishops mate

152 Chapter 23 Blackburne’s mate

156 Chapter 24 Blind swine mate

158 Chapter 25 Epaulette mate

161 Chapter 26 Back rank mate

170 Chapter 27 Lawnmower mate

180 Chapter 28 Triangle mate

185 Chapter 29 Kill box mate

189 Chapter 30 Mate in the opening

197 Exercises B Warming up test

235 Exercises C Advanced test

285 Exercises D Final test

305 Solutions A Basic test

309 Solutions B Warming up test

327 Solutions C Advanced test

359 Solutions D Final test

373 Afterword

374 Index of mate names

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