If she moved the rook instead, I would capture a pawn, and place her king in check.
David got revenge for this by moving his right rook seven spaces forward, taking Floyd's pawn.
A hand silhouetted against the wall picked up a rook and moved it forward three squares, capturing a brave knight, and exposing the king.
Erial returned to the game long enough to move her rook into a position that severely threatened his queen, before continuing her train of thought.
Just then, I noticed something on the board, moved my rook and declared, ‘Checkmate!’
All the pieces move in straight lines like the rook or castle in chess, and a piece may be moved any number of squares providing no other piece is standing in the way.
With the rise in use of exchange sacrifices, rook versus minor piece endgames are becoming more common, and there are key defensive techniques that a player must know.
For example, thinking that trading a rook and pawn for a bishop and knight is usually an equal trade.
Chess has six types of pieces (pawn, rook , knight, bishop, queen and king) each with individual parameters that govern movement.
So as a rule, kings should advance and roam the board in the opening, and a rook should get behind a passed pawn in the middlegame?