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[Event "Puzzle #369"][Date "2019.04.21"][Result "0-1"][SetUp "1"][FEN "7r/2r3p1/1k3p2/1p1PpP2/pKp1P3/P3R2P/1P3R2/8 b - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #369

Freeing up space

Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #368"][Date "2019.04.15"][Result "0-1"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/1pr3kp/p2r2p1/4p3/3bP1P1/1R6/P6P/1K3Q2 b - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #368

Relative value

Level: 3-Bishop

Archived Puzzles

------k-
p-----p-
-p-p-nN-
-B-P----
----PK--
-------b
--r-----
-------R


Puzzle of the week #103

Crossroads (1)


Level: 5-Queen

r-b--rk-
p----ppp
-p-Qp---
----P--N
-P------
--------
P---qPPP
---R-RK-


Puzzle of the week #102

Middlegame decision time


Level: 5-Queen

--------
k-------
-pK-----
--------
--------
--------
----R---
--------


Puzzle of the week #101

Basic endgame (part 1)


Level: 4-Rook

-----k--
-----p--
-K---P--
-P----Q-
--------
--------
-----r--
-----r--


Puzzle of the week #100

Queen vs. Rooks endgame


Level: 4-Rook

rn---rk-
pppq-ppp
---p----
----n---
--BQ----
--------
PB---P-P
R-----RK


Puzzle of the week #99

Storming the castle


Level: 4-Rook

R--b-qk-
--------
---p---p
--pPp-p-
Q-P-P---
P-----K-
---B--PP
-r------


Puzzle of the week #98

Pinning in middle game


Level: 5-Queen

r---kb-r
-q---pp-
pp--p---
--nN--Bp
P-----P-
--------
-PPQ-Pp-
---RR-K-


Puzzle of the week #96

King left in the center (part 1)


Level: 4-Rook

----r--k
---R---p
----p-pB
-n-pKp--
---P----
-----P-P
------P-
--------


Puzzle of the week #95

7th rank domination (part 1)


Level: 4-Rook

-----Bk-
--R-----
--p----P
p----p--
-p---P--
-P------
-------p
-bK-----


Puzzle of the week #94

Pawn promotion


Level: 5-Queen

--------
--p--k-P
----p-N-
p-----pb
-------p
b-------
P----P-P
-K----N-


Puzzle of the week #93

Save the Queen!


Level: 5-Queen

--------
--------
-----P-k
--------
--K-----
pr--r---
----R---
--R-----


Puzzle of the week #92

Double Rooks and pawns endgame


Level: 4-Rook

r-b--r--
-p-pNpkp
---pn-p-
--pN---P
--PnP---
q---QP--
p---BKP-
-R-----R


Puzzle of the week #91

Opposite wing attack


Level: 4-Rook

----b---
pq--p-k-
-p-pP--R
-P-P--K-
--rp----
--------
P-----Q-
--------


Puzzle of the week #90

Complex endgame


Level: 5-Queen

--r---k-
-----qpp
--pBp---
---nP---
P-------
-----r--
-P--QP-P
R--R--K-


Puzzle of the week #89

Storming the castle


Level: 4-Rook

rnbq-rk-
pp--bppp
--------
--ppPN--
--------
---B----
PPP--PPP
R-BQK--R


Puzzle of the week #88

Opening blunders (part 1)


Level: 5-Queen

-k-r----
r----p--
-q--p-p-
--bnP--p
pp-pBP--
---R-Q--
PPP--BPP
-K-R----


Puzzle of the week #87

Opening lanes


Level: 4-Rook

-R------
--------
--------
-----k--
-----p--
-p-----r
----K---
--------


Puzzle of the week #86

Rook + 2 pawns vs. lone Rook


Level: 3-Bishop

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


Puzzle of the week #84

Knights and pawns endgame


Level: 5-Queen

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


Puzzle of the week #83

Minimal advantage


Level: 3-Bishop

------k-
pp---pp-
----pn-P
----Nq--
--P-----
-----Q--
PP-r-P--
K------R


Puzzle of the week #82

Back rank (part 1)


Level: 5-Queen

-q------
-------k
----N---
--------
-------K
Q-------
--------
--------


Puzzle of the week #81

Ultimate target: the enemy King


Level: 5-Queen

k---K---
-------b
--------
-pP-----
--------
-p-----B
--------
--------


Puzzle of the week #80

Pinning in&nbspendgame


Level: 5-Queen