Archive for the ‘Chess Puzzles’ Category

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 24

June 19, 2018

A certain heavy hitter solved Puzzle 23 in under 10 seconds so today I have raised the bar. White to move and draw (Á. Rusz & M. Minski & S. Nielsen, Magyar Sakkvilág 2017, First Prize).

White to move and draw (Á. Rusz & M. Minski & S. Nielsen, Magyar Sakkvilág 2017, First Prize).

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Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 23

June 19, 2018

White to move and mate in 3 (Puzzle by: Yuri Voronov, Kursk 01/01/2000).

White to move and mate in 3 (Puzzle by: Yuri Voronov, Kursk 01/01/2000).

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 22

June 15, 2018

White to move and mate in 5 (11th century chess puzzle, author unknown).

White to move and mate in 5 (11th century chess puzzle, author unknown).

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 21

June 13, 2018

White to move and mate in 3 (C.S. Kipping, Manchester City News, 1911).

White to move and mate in 3 (C.S. Kipping, Manchester City News, 1911).

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 20

June 11, 2018

White to move and mate in two.

White to move and mate in two.

Betcha Can’t Solve This Chess Puzzle 19

June 9, 2018

White to move and win.

White to move and win.

#Chess Puzzle Worth Sharing 100

June 7, 2018

White to move and win (puzzle by Emanuel Lasker, Chess World Champion from 1894-1921).

White to move and win (puzzle by Emanuel Lasker, Chess World Champion from 1894-1921).

#Chess Puzzle Worth Sharing 99

June 6, 2018

White to move and mate in 2 (Charles Thomas Ansley, 1904).

White to move and mate in 2 (Charles Thomas Ansley, 1904).

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 18

June 3, 2018

Black to move and mate in 5 (Paul Keres – Tigran Petrosian, Yugoslavia 1959).

Black to move and mate in 5 (Paul Keres – Tigran Petrosian, Yugoslavia 1959).

#Chess Puzzle Worth Sharing 98

June 1, 2018

At first glance, it appears as though white is in serious trouble. However, with precise play white can achieve a draw.

White to play and draw (Lolli – Amateur, 1763).

White to play and draw (Lolli – Amateur, 1763).


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