Back Rank Mates:
Part of the 12x Common Mating Patterns, of the Chess Endgame Guide

Common Mating Patterns
Back Rank Mates
[Example 1]


Back Rank Mates
Example 1

Common Mating Patterns -- Back Rank Mates, #1
Winning Chess Combinations, p25-26
Diagram 5: Black to Play

Back Rank Mates,
Example 1, ChessFlash Viewer

Back Rank Mates,
Example 1, PGN

[Event "Back-Rank Mate, #1"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "?"]
[Black "?"]
[Result "1-0"]
[SetUp "1"]
[FEN "1r4k1/4Rppp/8/8/8/8/1P3PPP/6K1 b - - 0 0"]
[PlyCount "2"]

1... Rxb2 2. Re8# 1-0


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