Exchange of moves

In two phases one side, White or Black, makes the same two moves in reversed order.

Alias: Reciprocal moves.

Kramár, Tibor

Olympic Tourney "Novi Sad", 1990

2nd HM

Example: Exchange of moves
h#2 2.1... (6+5)

1.Bh7+ Bc3+ 2.Rd4+ c7#
1.Rh6+ c7+ 2.Bb5+ Bc3#

Exchange of moves (W1/W2).

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FEN: 1b2B3/8/2Pr4/8/k2B2R1/r2b2K1/2P5/8

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Feather, Christopher John

Moultings 12, 1993

Example: Exchange of moves
h#3 2.1... (5+6)

1.a5 Sxa5 2.Kb4 Sd5+ 3.Kxa5 Ra8#
1.d5 Sxd5+ 2.Kc4 Sa5+ 3.Kxd5 Rd8#

Exchange of moves (W1/W2).

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FEN: 7R/1N6/p2ppN2/1p6/3Pp3/2k5/8/7K

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Meinking, Daniel E.

Wiehagen, Rolf

F. Abdurahmanovic-60 JT, StrateGems, 2000

2nd Prize

Example: Exchange of moves
h#4.5 2.1... (4+9)

1...Re2 2.Kc4 Rxa2+ 3.Kb3 Rf2 4.Bb1 Be2 5.Ka2 Bc4#
1...Be2 2.Ke4 Bxg4+ 3.Kf4 Bd1 4.g5 Re2 5.Kg4 Re4#

Exchange of moves (W1/W4).

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FEN: 8/8/6p1/3knb2/6p1/p5p1/p5P1/r3RB1K

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