Long Boring Ending

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Long Boring Ending

Postby MostFamousDane on Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:28 am

In case anybody is actually interested in playing or studying checkers here is neat little problem.

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White to move and win (in 144 moves!) - Can you spot the win (no using the computer now :))

W:W19,20,21,24,25,26,27,30,32:B4,5,8,9,10,11,12,14,18

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An the solution is:

26-22!

26-22 18-23 27-18 14-23 22-17 9-14 17-13 14-18 21-17 18-22 25-18 11-16 20-11 8-15-22 32-28 12-16 19-12 23-27 24-19 27-32 19-16 32-27 16-11 22-26 30-23 27-18 11-7 18-14 7-2 14-21 2-7 10-14 7-11 21-17 12-8 17-22 8-3 22-18 28-24 14-17 24-19 17-21 19-16 21-25 16-12 25-30 12-8 30-26 3-7 26-22 7-10 22-17 8-3 18-14 3-7 14-18 7-2 17-21 10-15 18-14 11-7 14-17 7-3 21-25 2-7 17-22 7-10 25-30 10-14 22-26 13-9 26-23 9-6 30-26 3-7 26-31 6-2 31-27 7-11 27-24 2-7 23-27 15-18 24-20 7-10 20-24 10-15 27-32 18-23 32-28 15-10 28-32 10-6 24-27 14-18 27-24 18-15 32-28 23-19 24-20 15-10 28-32 6-2 5-9 11-7 32-27 19-16 20-11 7-16 9-13 10-14 27-32 2-7 32-28 16-19 28-32 7-11 32-28 11-15 28-32 19-24 4-8 24-19 32-28 19-16 8-12 16-19 28-32 19-24 32-28 14-10 28-19 15-24 13-17 24-19 17-22 10-15 22-26 15-18 26-31 18-23
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