[Retros] Unusual Proof Game

Mario Richter mri_two at t-online.de
Fri Apr 1 10:37:38 EST 2005

Hello Francois,

> A game ends in checkmate after 5.0 moves. White, unhappy, hits the

> chessboard, projecting the following pieces in the air:

> 2K,1Q,4R,3B,2N,14P. Game?


My computer says, there is only one 5.0 moves game ending with mate
with 26 pieces in the final position, of which exactly one is a queen
and 14 are pawns, but that position has 2 bishops and 3 knights.
(in contrast to your: ...,3B,2N,... stipulation).


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