All about flooble | fun stuff | Get a free chatterbox | Free JavaScript | Avatars    
perplexus dot info

Home > Games
Pawns to stay put (Posted on 2005-10-03) Difficulty: 2 of 5
What is the shortest game of chess which ends in checkmate with neither player moving a pawn forward? Pawns may be captured.

See The Solution Submitted by Brian Smith    
Rating: 3.8333 (6 votes)

Comments: ( Back to comment list | You must be logged in to post comments.)
I have 5 moves. | Comment 14 of 15 |
  • Nf3, Nf6
  • Ne5, Ne4
  • Nxd7, Qxd7
  • Nc3, Qd4
  • Nd5, Qxf2++

Even if you can find a better solution, black will win.

  Posted by SeaCalMaster on 2006-02-13 17:35:50
Please log in:
Remember me:
Sign up! | Forgot password

Search body:
Forums (0)
Newest Problems
Random Problem
FAQ | About This Site
Site Statistics
New Comments (2)
Unsolved Problems
Top Rated Problems
This month's top
Most Commented On

Copyright © 2002 - 2018 by Animus Pactum Consulting. All rights reserved. Privacy Information