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The Knight Fork
[Puzzle #14]


The Knight Fork
Puzzle #14

White's Knight (Nc6) attacks Black's Rook (Rd8) and also threatens a Grand Fork with Nc6-e7+.

Will Black be better off losing his Rd8 (Nc6xd8), or trying to save the Rook, with 1...Rd8-e8, which covers the e7-square, which White's Knight is targeting?
Chess Puzzles, The Knight Fork, #14
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