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 2 added diagram edited Jun 18 '15 at 18:47 Dag Oskar Madsen 7,23711 gold badge2525 silver badges5151 bronze badges It's because 1. exf8D+exf8=Q+ Kxh7 2. Rxd7?? would be stalemate. I think it is a even a theoretical draw after 1. exf8D+exf8=Q+ Kxh7 2. Qg7+. Therefore 1. exf8B+exf8=B+! (with check!) is better, since white then can keep an extra piece and win easily. [FEN "5r2/3qPbkB/8/7P/8/8/8/1K1R4 w - - 0 1"] 1. exf8=Q+ (1. exf8=B+!) Kxh7 2. Rxd7? (2. Qg7+) It's because 1. exf8D+ Kxh7 2. Rxd7?? would be stalemate. I think it is a even a theoretical draw after 1. exf8D+ Kxh7 2. Qg7+. Therefore 1. exf8B+! (with check!) is better, since white then can keep an extra piece and win easily. It's because 1. exf8=Q+ Kxh7 2. Rxd7?? would be stalemate. I think it is a even a theoretical draw after 1. exf8=Q+ Kxh7 2. Qg7+. Therefore 1. exf8=B+! (with check!) is better, since white then can keep an extra piece and win easily. [FEN "5r2/3qPbkB/8/7P/8/8/8/1K1R4 w - - 0 1"] 1. exf8=Q+ (1. exf8=B+!) Kxh7 2. Rxd7? (2. Qg7+) 1 answered Jun 18 '15 at 14:22 Dag Oskar Madsen 7,23711 gold badge2525 silver badges5151 bronze badges It's because 1. exf8D+ Kxh7 2. Rxd7?? would be stalemate. I think it is a even a theoretical draw after 1. exf8D+ Kxh7 2. Qg7+. Therefore 1. exf8B+! (with check!) is better, since white then can keep an extra piece and win easily.