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[Event "Puzzle #326"][Date "2017.11.13"][Result "1-0"]1.Nf3 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.e3 Nf6 4.Bxc4 Bg4


Puzzle of the week #326

The f2/ f7 weak spot

Level: 2-Knight

[Event "Puzzle #325"][Date "2017.10.22"][Result "0-1"][SetUp "1"][FEN "r1bqkbnr/pppp1ppp/8/4N3/2BnP3/8/PPPP1PPP/RNBQK2R b KQkq - 0 4"]


Puzzle of the week #325

The f2/ f7 weak spot

Level: 2-Knight

Archived Puzzles

----rrk-
ppq--ppp
-b--bn--
---p----
--n-----
-NPB---P
PP--NPP-
R-BQR-K-

Puzzle of the week #228

The h6-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

r-b--rk-
ppq--ppp
--p---n-
------N-
P-BP-n--
-Q------
-P-N-PPP
--R-R-K-

Puzzle of the week #227

The f7-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

--r-nrk-
-----ppp
p----b--
-pqNpP--
----B---
P--P--RQ
-P-BKN-P
--------

Puzzle of the week #226

The g7-square hot spot (2)


Level: 5-Queen

r--r--k-
ppqnbppp
-----p--
--p-----
---P----
---BBP-P
PPPQ-P--
--KR--R-

Puzzle of the week #225

The g7-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

r------k
pp-q-Pr-
-------p
---P-pp-
---N----
PP-----P
-B-----K
----RR--

Puzzle of the week #224

Long mates (5)


Level: 5-Queen

r-b--rk-
p-qnnppp
-p--p---
--p-----
--------
---B-NN-
PPP-QPPP
R--R--K-

Puzzle of the week #223

The h7-square hot spot (2)


Level: 5-Queen

rn-q-rk-
-bp-nppp
pp--p---
----P---
---P----
--NB-N--
PP---PPP
--RQ-RK-

Puzzle of the week #222

The h7-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

r---nrk-
-b--qppp
pp--p---
---nN---
---P----
---BB---
PP--QPPP
--RR--K-

Puzzle of the week #220

IQP (4)


Level: 5-Queen

-rb-r-k-
--qnbppp
p---p---
-p--P---
---B----
--N---Q-
PPP-B-PP
---R-R-K

Puzzle of the week #219

The art of exchanges (2)


Level: 5-Queen

---r-bk-
---P-p--
p---q-pp
--p----n
P-p--P--
--P---B-
BP-Q-P-P
---R--K-

Puzzle of the week #218

The art of exchanges (1)


Level: 5-Queen

-----n-n
--q--rbk
---p---p
--pPp--P
NpP-PpQ-
-P-N-P--
-B------
------RK

Puzzle of the week #217

"Tear down the wall!"


Level: 5-Queen

--r---k-
-Q---p-p
-----P--
------Pp
pbr-----
--------
PP--q--P
K-BR-R--

Puzzle of the week #216

Opposite sides attack (3)


Level: 5-Queen

rnbq-r-k
pppp--p-
-------p
---NP---
----Q---
-----N--
PPP---PP
R-B-K--n

Puzzle of the week #215

Opening blunders (4)


Level: 5-Queen

k--r-b-r
-----p-p
p----p--
--q-----
Q--p----
--p-BP--
P-----PP
-R--R-K-

Puzzle of the week #214

The art of attack (2)


Level: 5-Queen

r---rnk-
-p---pp-
--p----p
---nP--P
---P-q-B
p--B---Q
-----PP-
---R-RK-

Puzzle of the week #213

Ariadna's thread


Level: 5-Queen

r--r--k-
p---qpp-
--b-pn-p
--p-B---
-------Q
---B----
PPP--PPP
--KR--R-

Puzzle of the week #212

Storming the castle (10)


Level: 5-Queen

----rb-k
pp---p-p
----qP--
---R--Q-
--p-----
B-P---P-
P------P
-----K--

Puzzle of the week #211

King exposed


Level: 5-Queen

--r--r-k
------pp
------b-
-p--P---
---q-P--
BQP-p---
-------P
--R--RK-
 

Puzzle of the week #210

Storming the castle (9)


Level: 5-Queen

--rqr-k-
----np--
p---pnp-
-p-b--N-
-------Q
-BN-R---
PP---P-P
---R--K-
 

Puzzle of the week #209

Storming the castle (8)


Level: 4-Rook

--k-b---
pp----p-
--pP----
--Q-----
------P-
P--P--B-
-PPK--q-
--------
 

Puzzle of the week #208

Opposite colour Bishops


Level: 5-Queen

rnb-k--r
pp-pp-bp
-----np-
--pP--B-
--------
--NB-N--
PqPQ--PP
R---K--R
 

Puzzle of the week #207

Queen's power


Level: 5-Queen

-q--kb-r
-r-n-ppp
--Qpp---
--------
N-------
--------
-PP--PPP
R-BR--K-

Puzzle of the week #206

Rook's power


Level: 5-Queen

---r----
--q---k-
rp---bpp
--pBp---
--P-Q---
P----RP-
P--R-P-P
------K-

Puzzle of the week #205

Bishop's power


Level: 5-Queen