Stale Mate 3
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El Idrissi,C - Laaroussi,A [B23]
ch-MAR Rabat MAR (4), 20.07.2001
Talk about outposts, advance support points all you like! A knight posted in to the opponents position in the vicinity of the opponents king
exerts a vice like grip on the position. Do not tighten the grip too much!
A nice gift?!
A deceiving move! Pretends as if the rook has trapped one of the bishops! White just failed to realise that it is no pretension. It is better to accept this as a fact!
Pinning and trying to stop the rook from grabbing the other bishop!
Unfortunately it is a
Yes! According to Chess rules, when it is one's turn to make a move, and if no legal move exists when NOT in check, it is called 'Stalemate' and the game is declared as a 'draw'. [If 50.Bd6
was White going to win easily? You may copy FEN and play with the online sparring partner: 5B2/1p1r4/pP2p1pk/P2pPpNp/3P1P1P/3K2P1/3P4/8 b - - 0 51
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