Sam Lloyd'S Chess Puzzle: Lonely King On H4 Mated In 3 Moves

Published on June 6, 2007
Category: Sports
Source: Youtube --- ► Subscribe to Its Ready Freddie Channel Here - --- Samuel Loyd (January 31, 1841--April 10, 1911), born in Philadelphia and raised in New York, was an American chess player, chess composer, puzzle author, and recreational mathematician. As a chess composer, he authored a number of chess problems, often with witty themes. At his peak, Loyd was one of the best chess players in the U.S., and was ranked 15th in the world, according to His playing style was flawed, as he tried to create fantastic combinations over the board, rather than simplifying and going for the win.