Attacking Chess

Chess position

In Horsham 2 v Crowborough on Tuesday, Morgan Blake was facing David Fryer and Black had just taken his Rook.

No doubt David expected simply BxB but Morgan demonstrated fantastic attacking style in this position and shortly won...solution in the comments


Ian Comley's picture

Morgan played the amazing 24.Ne6+!

If (24... fxe6 25. Qh6+ Kh8 (25... Kf7 26. Qxh7#) 26. Qxh7#)

The game continued 24 ... Kh8 25. Qh6 Qxf6 26. exf6 Rg8 27. Ng5 Bxd2 28. Nxf7# *