Unofficial World Championship Checker Problem Composing Contest 65

Strategic Non-Strokes

November 19, 2022---December 31, 2022

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Some say sensational strokes impress. Others instead insist that sustained strings of starry strategy are unsurpassed for subtlety. Check out the fascinating extended animations of these four charming wins the hard way, without benefit of a big stroke. Your holiday vote for the one you like best will be appreciated. If you divulge your vote via e-mail to the address below the diagrams, we’ll compare your skills on the free International Ladder of voters that accompany the results of every contest.

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All Together Now
Derby Day
Bridge Breaker
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Bridge Breaker

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