Sunday Problem #87

Published 30 Jan 2022 by antti (last edited 15 Feb 2022)

This is a rather amusing problem from the Celestial Dragon Diagrams.

Black to play.

Solution
Solution
The gist of this problem is about the atari at ‘a’ which White intends to play at the most annoying timing. Black’s only way to work around it is to start with the atari of 1, followed by the ‘reverse monkey jump’ of 3.

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