Queen Endgame Chess Puzzle

Chess Puzzle 51

A best endgame puzzle in chess. Famous and beautiful.
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Chess Puzzle 51: White to move and win
White to move and win       [The Answer at the bottom]
* The Puzzle Hints
A Queen endgame chess puzzle. First move the White Queen on c7 to check and the Black will have only one safe answer… Then move the White Queen down to check again… The goal of this winning combination is to take the Black Queen…

* The Puzzle Data
1. Author: Rinck, Henri (1870-1952). Famous composer. France.
2. Year:    1943.

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

Chess Puzzle 51

* The Puzzle Answer
1. Qc7+      Rb6
[If 1… Ka4??, then 2.Qa7# 1-0]
2. Qc5+      Ka4
3. Bb5+      Kb3
[After 3.Bb5+, Black has 3 legal moves Kb3,Ka5,Rxb5]
[If 3… Ka5??, then 4.Qxc2 1-0]
[If 3… Rxb5??, then 4.Qxc2+ 1-0]
4. Ba4+      Kxa4
5. Qxc2+    1-0

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Queen endgame chess puzzle. First move the White Queen to check... Puzzle 51. Best, famous, and beautiful. Author: Rinck, Henri; 1943.

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