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[Event "Puzzle #357"][Date "2018.11.18"][Result "1-0"]1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5 Nxd5 6.d4 Bb4+ 7.c3 Be7 8.Nxf7 Kxf7 9.Qf3+ Ke6 10.Qe4 Bf8 11.O-O Ne7 12.f4 c6 13.fxe5 Kd7 14.Be2 Ke8 15.c4 Nc7 16.Nc3 Be6 17.Bg5 Qd7 18.Rad1 Rc8 19.Bxe7 Qxe7 20.d5 Qc5+ 21.Kh1 cxd5 22.cxd5 Bd7 23.e6 Bb5


Puzzle of the week #357

The Fried Liver Attack

Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #356"][Date "2018.11.04"][Result "?-?"]1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5 Na5 6.Bb5+ c6 7.dxc6 bxc6 8.Be2 (8.Qf3 Rb8 9.Be2) 8...h6 9.Nh3


Puzzle of the week #356

The Fried Liver Attack

Level: 3-Bishop

Archived Puzzles

r-bq-rk-
-pp--ppp
p-p-----
--b-P---
B-----n-
--P-----
PP-P-PPP
RNBQ-RK-

Puzzle of the week #259

Opening play (3)


Level: 3-Bishop

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

Puzzle of the week #258

Basic endgames: K+P vs K


Level: 2-Knight

--b-r---
-------R
--kb-R--
B----pp-
--Pn----
--------
-----PP-
------K-

Puzzle of the week #257

Mate in 1


Level: 2-Knight

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

Puzzle of the week #256

Basic endgames: R vs P


Level: 2-Knight

--------
--------
--------
--------
-K-Q----
-------p
--------
-------k

Puzzle of the week #255

Basic endgames: Q vs P


Level: 2-Knight

r-b--k-r
pp-nbBpp
-qpp-n--
----p-N-
---PP---
-QP-----
PP---PPP
RNB-K--R

Puzzle of the week #254

Philidor defence


Level: 2-Knight

r-bqkb-r
ppp--ppp
-----n--
----p---
--B-P---
--------
PPP--PPP
RNBQK--R

Puzzle of the week #253

The f7-weak spot (4)


Level: 2-Knight

r-bqr---
p--nbkp-
--p-----
-p---B-n
-----P-Q
--N-----
PPP---PP
--KRR---

Puzzle of the week #252

Bishop's opening (1)


Level: 2-Knight

r--qkb-r
-pp---pp
p-n-bp--
----p---
Q-------
--NP-N--
PPP--PPP
R-B-K--R

Puzzle of the week #251

Four Knights (1)


Level: 2-Knight

r-b-k-nr
ppppbp-p
n-------
---NN---
---PP--Q
--------
PPP----P
R-B-KB-q

Puzzle of the week #250

Opening play (2)


Level: 2-Knight

rn--kb-r
-b-n-pp-
----p---
-N--q-Bp
---N--Q-
--------
PPP---PP
--KR---R

Puzzle of the week #249

Move by move


Level: 2-Knight

r-b-k--r
pp-p-pbp
---B----
----Pn--
--Bn----
--NQ----
PqP---PP
R----R-K

Puzzle of the week #248

Opening play (1)


Level: 2-Knight

-----rk-
pp-b--pp
---bp---
---p--q-
---P-N-r
--PB-R-P
PP-Q--P-
-----RK-

Puzzle of the week #245

Discovered attack


Level: 2-Knight

r--qkb-r
ppp--ppp
--n-b---
---B----
----R---
--p--N--
PPP--PPP
R-BQ--K-

Puzzle of the week #243

Pins (5)


Level: 2-Knight

----kq-r
---r--pp
p-Q-p---
-p------
--------
----B---
PPP---PP
R-----K-

Puzzle of the week #242

Pins (4)


Level: 2-Knight

---rr---
pb-qnp-k
-pn-pBp-
--p----p
--P-----
PP-BPN--
-----PPP
R--Q-RK-

Puzzle of the week #241

Double attack (2)


Level: 2-Knight

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

Puzzle of the week #240

Double attack (1)


Level: 2-Knight

r--qk--r
ppp-----
--n--p-p
---p-bp-
---Pn---
--PQ-NB-
P-P-BPPP
R---K--R

Puzzle of the week #239

Forks (2)


Level: 2-Knight

-------k
-r---p-r
--------
-b----P-
-----P--
------K-
B-------
----R--R

Puzzle of the week #238

Forks (1)


Level: 2-Knight

--------
-----p--
--------
--------
--------
-n---Np-
-P--q---
---k----

Puzzle of the week #237

Mate in 1 (2)


Level: 2-Knight

k-------
b-------
-q------
--------
--------
---p-b--
---Q-R--
---B-K--

Puzzle of the week #236

Mating net


Level: 2-Knight