Archive for the ‘Chess Homework’ Category

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 10

February 18, 2018

White to move and mate in 7! (Kasparyan, 1935)

White to move and mate in 7! (Kasparyan, 1935)

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Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 9

February 16, 2018

White to move and mate in 12.

White to move and mate in 12

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 8

February 13, 2018

One of my all time favorite puzzles. I first saw this position in Reno, Nevada in 1999 while having breakfast with the late GM Eduard Gufeld.

White to move and win! (Hint: It’s always a good plan to treat a grandmaster to breakfast.)

 

White to move and win!

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 7

February 12, 2018

White to move and mate in 3.

White to move and mate in 3

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 6

February 7, 2018

Black to move and win.

Black to move and win.

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 5

February 6, 2018

White to move. With best play, will the result be a win for white, loss for white or draw?

White to move. With best play, will the result be a win for white, loss for white or draw?

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 4

February 4, 2018

The situation is dire and seems to require nothing short of a miracle for Black to survive. What is Black’s miraculous move?

What is Black’s miraculous move?

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 3

February 4, 2018

White to move and mate in 2.

White to move and mate in 2

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 2

February 3, 2018

White to move and mate in 2.

White to move and mate in 2.

#Chess Puzzle Worth Sharing 94

December 22, 2017

What is white’s best move?

What is white’s best move?


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