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A Million Players’ Tesuji–Problem 3

Problems Composed by Kobayashi Koichi, Tengen

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White to Play

In response to White’s attachment of 1, Black makes the diagonal attachment of 2. After this, White has a profitable way of playing for the endgame.

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Problem 3 Hint

After White descends at 1, the sequence through Black 8 is obvious. This kind of humdrum play is not the kind of plan that is demanded by this problem.

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