Chess Puzzle 26

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Chess Puzzle 26: White to move and win
White to move and win       [The Answer at the bottom]
* The Puzzle Hints
A knight Puzzle by A. Troitzky on the Knight Checkmate. Just one hint for you: The White knight is the first chess piece to move...

* The Puzzle Data
1. Author: A. Troitzky (1866-1942)
2. Year:    1906

* The Puzzle Recommendation
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# Note: See the Puzzle Answer below #

Chess Puzzle 26

* The Puzzle Answer
1. Ng2!      hg+
2. Kg1       h5
3. Kh1       h4
4. Nf4#      1-0
[or 1... Kh2 2.Nxh4 Kh3 3.Nf5 h5 4.Kg1 h4 1-0]

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