P267 CEEFAX 267 Wed 30 Dec 21:11/10  1/7   White to mate in two moves 1   8     7    Q  6     5       K 4     B 3     P P R 2     K 1 For solution press reveal a b c d e f g h Qd3 if d1Q-Bf2/d1N-Bd2/f1Q-Qd2/f1N-Qe2
P267 CEEFAX 267 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/10  2/7        Who invented the "minor exchange"? Tarrasch, to indicate the difference in value between a Bishop and a Knight What is Shatranj? The name given to chess by the Arabs in the seventh century AD Where's the Tsentralny Shakhmatny Klub? In Moscow, it's the Central Chess Club Who invented the Torre Attack? Mexican master Carlos Torre 1904-1978 Who was the first woman world champion? Vera Menchik took the title in 1927 PRESS REVEAL FOR ANSWERS
P267 CEEFAX 267 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/00  3/7   White to mate in two moves 1   K B B R 8    K  7    P Q  6     5       4     3     2     1 For solution press reveal a b c d e f g h Kc8 if Be6-Qe6 if Be7-Qf7
P267 CEEFAX 267 Wed 30 Dec 21:31/11  4/7        Who was Ruy Lopez? A Spanish priest in the 16th century Who holds the world record for blindfold games? The late Hungarian GM Janos Flesch played 52 games in Budapest in 1960 When was Chess magazine founded by B H Wood? 1935 Which world champion could have made it as a professional singer? Vassily Smyslov Which grandmaster could accompany him on the piano? Mark Taimanov, who has managed to combine chess with a career as a concert pianist  More
P267 CEEFAX 267 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/05  5/7   White to mate in two moves 1   8    N  7    N  6     P 5     K P   4     3     2     R N B Q K B 1 For solution press reveal a b c d e f g h Ra5 if Kxa5 Bd2 if Nxa5 Ba3 if Nc4 Qa4
P267 CEEFAX 267 Wed 30 Dec 21:31/00  6/7     "My entire life has been devoted to the game. I have been playing it for 54 years. I started when I was 10 years old and I am still going strong. I don't believe a day has gone by that I have not played one game of chess - and I still enjoy it as much as ever." Frank N—lfs Marshall (1878-1945) "In chess, as played by a good player, logic and imagination must go hand in hand, compensating each other." Jose Raul Capablanca (1888-1942) "All chess players are artists." Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) For source press reveal
P267 CEEFAX 267 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/10  7/7   White to mate in two moves 1   8     7     6      P 5         4     N K K P 3     Q 2     N 1 For solution press reveal a b c d e f g h Qg4 if N then Qc4 if e4 then Qd1 mates