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a b c d e f g h
8 a8 b8 K c8 R d8 e8 f8 g8 h8 8
7 a7 P b7 P c7 P d7 e7 R f7 g7 P h7 7
6 a6 b6 c6 Q d6 e6 f6 g6 h6 P 6
5 a5 b5 c5 d5 e5 f5 g5 h5 5
4 a4 b4 c4 d4 e4 f4 g4 q h4 4
3 a3 B b3 p c3 d3 e3 b f3 g3 h3 3
2 a2 p b2 c2 p d2 e2 f2 g2 p h2 p 2
1 a1 b1 c1 d1 r e1 f1 r g1 k h1 1
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1. ...Bh2+! deflects the king away from the rook, allowing Qxf1.

A deflection move is an attacking move directed to the king or another piece in order to expose it. For example, in the fried liver attack, white sacrifices his knight to deflect the king to f7, leaving the king vulnerable to attacks such as Qf3+.

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