This is another must know technique. Quite often, in actual play, you might get a chance to do your opponent in with this combination.
The chariots can act as cannon mounts, or be used to force the king to unhealthy positions...
The cannon can assist in the kill by discovered check tactics or threaten with a smothered checkmate.
This sort of kill normally involves a rank or file type checkmate. However, if the cannon in in the central position, a file and rank checkmate might be possible.
With 2R1C, there are many ways to kill your opponent.
Below are some of the examples that I have collected and organized from some of the ancient manuals. Some of the pieces may be sacrificed, offered or used with a variety of other tactics to achieve the final checkmate.
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