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

Common Mating Patterns
Rook and Bishop Mates
[Example 9]


Rook and Bishop Mates
Example 9

Common Mating Patterns -- Rook and Bishop Mates, #9
Winning Chess Combinations, p51-52
Game: Euwe-Loman, Rotterdam, 1923
Opening: Reti Opening
Diagram 30: White to Play

Rook and Bishop Mates,
Example 9, ChessFlash Viewer

Rook and Bishop Mates,
Example 9, PGN

[Event "Rook and Bishop Mate, #9"]
[Site "Rotterdam"]
[Date "1923"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Max Euwe"]
[Black "Rudolf Loman"]
[Result "1-0"]
[SetUp "1"]
[FEN "rnbqkbnr/pppppppp/8/8/8/8/PPPPPPPP/RNBQKBNR w KQkq - 0 1"]
[PlyCount "35"]

1. Nf3 d5 2. c4 d4 3. b4 g6 4. Bb2 Bg7 5. Na3 e5 6. Nc2 Bg4 7. e3 Ne7 8. exd4 exd4 9. h3 Bxf3 10. Qxf3 c6 11. h4 O-O 12. h5 Re8 13. O-O-O a5 14. hxg6 hxg6 15. Qh3 axb4 {(Diagram 30)} 16. Nxd4 Bxd4 17. Qh8+ Bxh8 18. Rxh8# 1-0


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