Rook and Bishop Mates:
Part of the 12x Common Mating Patterns, of the Chess Endgame Guide

Common Mating Patterns
Rook and Bishop Mates
[Example 7]


Rook and Bishop Mates
Example 7

Common Mating Patterns -- Rook and Bishop Mates, #7
Winning Chess Combinations, p48-50
Game: A. Nimzowitsch-Verner Nielsen, Simultaneous Exhibition, Copenhagen, 1930.
Diagram 28: White to Play

Rook and Bishop Mates,
Example 7, ChessFlash Viewer

Rook and Bishop Mates,
Example 7, PGN

Notes: The Notation for this example is on p49.

[Event "Rook and Bishop Mate, #7"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "?"]
[Black "?"]
[Result "1-0"]
[SetUp "1"]
[FEN "3r1rk1/p2R1ppp/1p1bp3/3qB3/3PR3/5Q1P/PP3PP1/6K1 w - - 0 0"]
[PlyCount "7"]

{(Diagram 28)} 1. Rxd6 Rxd6 2. Qf6 gxf6 3. Rg4+ Kh8 4. Bxf6# 1-0


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