Interactive Puzzles

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[Event "Puzzle #381"][Date "2020.03.15"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "6k1/5pp1/p3p2p/8/n1bB4/P3P1P1/2r2PBP/R5K1 w - - 0 31"]


Puzzle of the week #381

Relative pins

Level: 4-Rook

[Event "Puzzle #380"][Date "2020.03.08"][Result "0-1"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/8/6p1/4pk2/1r2np2/8/1B3PKP/4R3 w - - 0 56"]56.Bxe5


Puzzle of the week #380

Absolute pins

Level: 4-Rook

Archived Puzzles

[Event "Puzzle #19"][Date "2008.05.08"][Result "1-0"]1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Bc5 4.c3 Nf6 5.d4 exd4 6.cxd4 Bb4+ 7.Nc3 Nxe4 8.O-O Bxc3 9.d5 Ne5 10.bxc3 Nxc4 11.Qd4 Ncd6 12.Qxg7 Qf6 13.Qxf6 Nxf6 14.Re1+ Kf8 15.Bh6+ Kg8 16.Re5 Nde4


Puzzle of the week #19

Italian Opening, Giuoco Piano


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #18"][Date "2008.05.01"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "4rq1k/pp5p/8/4p3/2Bn1pQ1/5P2/PP5P/6RK w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #18

7th rank


Level: 5-Queen

[Event "Puzzle #17"][Date "2008.04.24"][Result "?-?"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/8/8/6pp/4rp1k/7P/5RPK/8 b - - 0 56"]56...g4


Puzzle of the week #17

Opposition


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #16"][Date "2008.04.17"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "5k2/8/5pPp/5P2/6K1/8/8/8 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #16

Zugzwang


Level: 4-Rook

[Event "Puzzle #15"][Date "2008.04.10"][Result "0-1"]1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5 Nd4 6.c3 b5 7.Bf1 Nxd5 8.cxd4 Qxg5 9.Bxb5+ Kd8 10.Qf3 Bb7 11.O-O e4 12.Qxe4 Bd6 13.d3


Puzzle of the week #15

Fried Liver Attack


Level: 4-Rook

[Event "Puzzle #14"][Date "2008.04.03"][Result "1-0"]1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6.Be3 Bg7 7.f3 Nc6 8.Qd2 Bd7 9.O-O-O Qa5 10.Kb1 Rc8 11.g4 h6 12.h4 a6 13.Be2 Ne5 14.g5 hxg5 15.hxg5 Rxh1


Puzzle of the week #14

Zwischenzug


Level: 4-Rook

[Event "Puzzle #13"][Date "2008.03.27"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/8/8/8/1N6/3N4/1ppK4/kb6 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #13

Smothered mate


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #10"][Date "2008.03.13"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "3n3k/2R5/2n1P3/3N2N1/8/1p6/2r3r1/K7 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #10

Mate in 5


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #09"][Date "2008.03.06"][Result "1/2-1/2"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/kb6/8/p7/8/5Q2/6KP/8 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #9

Wrong corner


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #08"][Date "2008.02.28"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/6q1/6p1/4p2k/8/3n1P2/Q2B2P1/K7 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #8

Epaulette mate


Level: 4-Rook

[Event "Puzzle #07"][Date "2008.02.21"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "1r1b4/7p/3p4/1PkPp1p1/6P1/1RNK1P2/6P1/8 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #7

Passed pawns


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #06"][Date "2008.02.14"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/5K2/8/7p/k7/2B5/1P6/8 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #6

Passed pawns


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #05"][Date "2008.02.07"][Result "0-1"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/3q3k/6n1/4P1pp/8/2Q3K1/4B2P/8 b - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #5

Fork


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #04"][Date "2008.01.31"][Result "1/2-1/2"][SetUp "1"][FEN "7k/5K2/7P/6pP/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #4

Stalemate


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #03"][Date "2008.01.24"][Result "1/2-1/2"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/5p2/pk4p1/P5P1/1K5P/8/8/8 b - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #3

Opposition


Level: 4-Rook

[Event "Puzzle #02"][Date "2008.01.17"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "r2q2kr/p1p2p1p/1p3p1B/2b1n3/2ppN1b1/2P2N2/PP3PPP/R2QR1K1 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #2

Mate in 5


Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #01"][Date "2008.01.09"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/8/1p6/8/8/6P1/k1K5/8 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #1

Passed pawns


Level: 3-Bishop