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[Event "Puzzle #377"][Date "2019.11.17"][Result "0-1"]1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.e5 c5 4.c3 Nc6 5.Nf3 Qb6 6.Be2 cxd4 7.cxd4 Nh6 8.Nc3 Nf5 9.Kf1 Bd7 10.Na4 Qd8 11.Bf4 Be7 12.g4 Nh4 13.Nxh4 Bxh4 14.Nc5 Bc8 15.Qd2 f6 16.Kg2 O-O 17.Bg3 fxe5 18.dxe5 d4 19.Bxh4 Qxh4 20.Nd3 b6 21.f4 Bb7 22.Bf3 Na5 23.h3 Nc4 24.Qe2 Ne3+ 25.Kh2 Rac8 26.Rac1 Ba6 27.Be4


Puzzle of the week #377

French defence, Advance variation

Level: 4-Rook

[Event "Puzzle #376"][Date "2019.11.03"][Result "0-1"]1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e5 c5 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.bxc3 Ne7 7.Qg4 Qc7 8.Qxg7 Rg8 9.Qxh7 cxd4 10.Ne2 Nbc6 11.f4 dxc3 12.h4 Bd7 13.h5 O-O-O 14.Qd3 Nf5 15.Rb1 f6 16.exf6 e5 17.f7 Rgf8 18.g4 Nfd4 19.f5 e4 20.Qxc3 Nf3+ 21.Kf2 d4 22.Qc5


Puzzle of the week #376

French defence, Winawer variation

Level: 4-Rook

Archived Puzzles

r--k---r
pbp--ppp
---b----
-B-n--q-
---PQ---
---P----
PP---PPP
RNB--RK-


Puzzle of the week #15

Storming the castle


Level: 4-Rook

---n---k
--R-----
--n-P---
---N--N-
--------
-p------
--r---r-
K-------


Puzzle of the week #10

Mate in 5 (2)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
kb------
--------
p-------
--------
-----Q--
------KP
--------


Puzzle of the week #9

Wrong corner (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

-r-b----
-------p
---p----
-PkPp-p-
------P-
-RNK-P--
------P-
--------


Puzzle of the week #7

Passed pawns (2)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
-----K--
--------
-------p
k-------
--B-----
-P------
--------


Puzzle of the week #6

Passed pawns (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
---q---k
------n-
----P-pp
--------
--Q---K-
----B--P
--------


Puzzle of the week #5

Forks (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

-------k
-----K--
-------P
------pP
--------
--------
--------
--------


Puzzle of the week #4

Stalemate (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
-----p--
pk----p-
P-----P-
-K-----P
--------
--------
--------


Puzzle of the week #3

Opposition (1)


Level: 4-Rook

r--q--kr
p-p--p-p
-p---p-B
--b-n---
--ppN-b-
--P--N--
PP---PPP
R--QR-K-


Puzzle of the week #2

Mate in 5 (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
--------
-p------
--------
--------
------P-
k-K-----
--------


Puzzle of the week #1

Passed pawns (1)


Level: 3-Bishop