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DECOY INTO PIN => WHEN THERE IS A DEFENDER THAT
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DECOY INTO A PIN: WHEN THERE IS A DEFENDER THAT PROTECTS ALONG THE LINE OF YOUR LINE PIECE (BALEFUL INFLUENCE)

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Can someone please <IDENTIFY THE GAME> from which this famous puzzle position is derived?

Ed. Lasker vs Ayala 1947


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The solution is 1 ♖d1-d8+! <decoy: d8> ♔e8x♖d8 2 ♕a4x♕c6 <pin>.


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I believe it comes from an Edward Lasker game in the 1920's.

I want to make it the primary example in my Game Collection: DECOY INTO PIN => WHEN THERE IS A DEFENDER THAT.

Thanks

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