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Chess Challenge Level II

  • Goal: White Moves Toward Checkmate (Medium)
  • Challenge: How can White checkmate Black in two moves?
  • Players: W: Ward vs. B: Asgeirsson ()
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Chess Trivia
The new pawn move, advancing two squares on its first move instead of one, was first introduced in Spain in 1280. Starting a game by making two pawn moves before the opponent moved was common in Germany and Holland up to the 16th century, and still common in Germany in the late 19th century. (Source)
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