Queen-Pawn Combination Checkmate

Queen-pawn checkmate

Though things have been a bit unsettled around here lately (and that may be the understatement of the year!) the chess work has continued. With this post I’m including the final board position and move record of a game I won a few days ago with a quick Queen-pawn combination checkmate.

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 {Thematic Game – This is the starting position.) a6 4.Bc4 Nge7 5.c3 b5 6.Bd5 Nxd5 7.exd5 e4 8.Ng5 Qxg5 9.d3 Qxg2 10.Rg1 Qxg1+ 11.Ke2 exd3+ 12.Kd2 Qxf2+ 13.Qe2+ Qxe2#