10 Mate with two rooks

10.1 Tutorial

Mate with two rooks is not difficult. The two rooks drive the king to the edge of the board and checkmate it there. One rook closes off a file or rank and the other gives check on the neighbouring one which drives the king back.

10.2 Exercises

Move directly on the board to input a solution. Either click first on the start square and then on the target square. Or click on the piece, hold on to it, move it tot he target square and let go of it. The button ‘Left arrow’ takes back the move.
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And now practise it yourself - mate the black king