La posició inicial és il·legal d'aquest estudi és il·legal, ja que la col·locació dels peons negres indica que han realitzat més captures que el nombre de peces que li falten a les blanques.

Es pot donar mat en una jugada de diverses formes. No obstant això la màgia que envolta a aquest problema, molt bonic en la seva execució i teatral en la seva representació, és poder desprendre les blanques de totes les seves peces, construir una gàbia i donar mat amb només un cavall.

[Event "?"] [Site "?"] [Date "2016.08.08"] [Round "?"] [White "Jaula de Tamerlán"] [Black "?"] [Result "1-0"] [SetUp "1"] [FEN "8/2pBBNQ1/2p3p1/1np3p1/1Npp1kp1/7n/3PPP2/2R1K1R1 w - - 0 0"] [PlyCount "33"] [SourceDate "2016.07.19"] [TimeControl "240+2"] {509MB, PCSBRT} 1. Qf6+ {[%emt 0:00:00]} Ke4 {[%emt 0:00:13]} 2. f3+ {[%emt 0: 00:08]} gxf3 {[%emt 0:00:08]} 3. Qe6+ {[%emt 0:00:01]} Kf4 {[%emt 0:00:05]} 4. e3+ {[%emt 0:00:01]} dxe3 {[%emt 0:00:05]} 5. Qf6+ {[%emt 0:00:01]} Ke4 { [%emt 0:00:00]} 6. d3+ {[%emt 0:00:00]} cxd3 {[%emt 0:00:03]} 7. Rc4+ {[%emt 0: 00:07]} Nd4 {[%emt 0:00:01]} 8. Rxd4+ {[%emt 0:00:01]} cxd4 {[%emt 0:00:02]} 9. Qe6+ {[%emt 0:00:07]} Kf4 {[%emt 0:00:04]} 10. Nd5+ {[%emt 0:00:03]} cxd5 { [%emt 0:00:01]} 11. Bd6+ {[%emt 0:00:04]} cxd6 {[%emt 0:00:01]} 12. Qf6+ { [%emt 0:00:04]} Ke4 {[%emt 0:00:02]} 13. Rg4+ {[%emt 0:00:04]} Nf4 {[%emt 0:00: 02]} 14. Rxf4+ {[%emt 0:00:01]} gxf4 {[%emt 0:00:00]} 15. Bf5+ {[%emt 0:00:04]} gxf5 {[%emt 0:00:01]} 16. Qe5+ {[%emt 0:00:02]} dxe5 {[%emt 0:00:01]} 17. Ng5# {[%emt 0:00:00]} 1-0 [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [Date "2016.08.08"] [Round "?"] [White "Jaula de Tamerlán"] [Black "?"] [Result "1-0"] [SetUp "1"] [FEN "8/2pBBNQ1/2p3p1/1np3p1/1Npp1kp1/7n/3PPP2/2R1K1R1 w - - 0 0"] [PlyCount "33"] [SourceDate "2016.07.19"] [TimeControl "240+2"] {509MB, PCSBRT} 1. Qf6+ {0} Ke4 {13} 2. f3+ {8} gxf3 {8} 3. Qe6+ {1} Kf4 {5} 4. e3+ {1} dxe3 {5} 5. Qf6+ {1} Ke4 {0} 6. d3+ {0} cxd3 {3} 7. Rc4+ {7} Nd4 {1} 8. Rxd4+ {1} cxd4 {2} 9. Qe6+ {7} Kf4 {4} 10. Nd5+ {3} cxd5 {1} 11. Bd6+ {4} cxd6 {1} 12. Qf6+ {4} Ke4 {2} 13. Rg4+ {4} Nf4 {2} 14. Rxf4+ {1} gxf4 {0} 15. Bf5+ { 4} gxf5 {1} 16. Qe5+ {2} dxe5 {1} 17. Ng5# {0} 1-0 [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [Date "2016.08.08"] [Round "?"] [White "Jaula de Tamerlán"] [Black "?"] [Result "1-0"] [SetUp "1"] [FEN "8/2pBBNQ1/2p3p1/1np3p1/1Npp1kp1/7n/3PPP2/2R1K1R1 w - - 0 0"] [PlyCount "33"] [SourceDate "2016.07.19"] [TimeControl "240+2"] {509MB, PCSBRT} 1. Qf6+ {0} Ke4 {13} 2. f3+ {8} gxf3 {8} 3. Qe6+ {1} Kf4 {5} 4. e3+ {1} dxe3 {5} 5. Qf6+ {1} Ke4 {0} 6. d3+ {0} cxd3 {3} 7. Rc4+ {7} Nd4 {1} 8. Rxd4+ {1} cxd4 {2} 9. Qe6+ {7} Kf4 {4} 10. Nd5+ {3} cxd5 {1} 11. Bd6+ {4} cxd6 {1} 12. Qf6+ {4} Ke4 {2} 13. Rg4+ {4} Nf4 {2} 14. Rxf4+ {1} gxf4 {0} 15. Bf5+ { 4} gxf5 {1} 16. Qe5+ {2} dxe5 {1} 17. Ng5# {0} 1-0