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a b c d e f g h
8 a8 b8 r c8 r d8 e8 f8 g8 k h8 8
7 a7 p b7 c7 d7 e7 f7 p g7 h7 p 7
6 a6 b6 c6 d6 e6 f6 P g6 p h6 6
5 a5 b5 c5 d5 e5 f5 g5 Q h5 5
4 a4 b4 c4 d4 e4 f4 g4 h4 4
3 a3 b3 c3 P d3 e3 f3 g3 h3 3
2 a2 b2 p c2 d2 e2 f2 g2 P h2 2
1 a1 b1 c1 d1 e1 f1 R g1 K h1 1
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Lolli's mate involves exploiting the undefended region of a castled king's g-file luft to deliver a swift and deadly mate with the queen on the g2 or g7 square. Most often the queen is supported by a pawn on the f-file.

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