Checkmate? Shah mat!

Chess is an old game, and didn't always used to look like chess.  So, last week we learned about Shatranj, and tried to solve Dilaram's mate (an old Shatranj  puzzle), and invite you to try playing Shatranj online.

as-Suli's Diamond puzzle

Chess Quotes

"In order to defeat me, you have to beat me three times: in the opening,
in the middlegame, and again in the ending.""In order to defeat me, you have to beat me three times: in the opening,
in the middlegame, and again in the ending."

— Alexander ALEKHIN