Posts Tagged ‘chess studies’

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle! 33

August 5, 2018

White to move and mate in 3 (by Andre Chéron, Hamburgischer Correspondent 1930).

White to move and mate in 3 (by Andre Chéron, Hamburgischer Correspondent 1930).

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Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 29

June 29, 2018

White to move and win.

White to move and win.

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 28

June 28, 2018

Today we look at a beautifully crafted endgame study that is always a favorite at chess camp.

How should white proceed? (Puzzle by E. Cook, 1927.)

How should white proceed? (Puzzle by E. Cook, 1927.)

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle 27

June 25, 2018

E. Pogosiants (1935 – 1991) was a very prolific puzzle composer who created some surreal but very compelling compositions. His masterpiece below has one of my all time favorite solutions.

White to move and mate in 7.

White to move and mate in 7 (Puzzle by E. Pogosiants (1935-1991)).

Betcha Can’t Solve This Chess Puzzle 19

June 9, 2018

White to move and win.

White to move and win.

Betcha Can’t Solve This #Chess Puzzle!

January 31, 2018

White to move and mate in 10.

White to move and mate in 10

Puzzle Worthy Position 28

June 17, 2016

If you look at checks, captures and threats, this should be a piece of cake.

Black to move.

Puzzle Worthy Position 26

June 15, 2016

The solution to this puzzle is a simple but useful concept. 

White to move and win.

Puzzle Worthy Position 25

May 31, 2016

Target practice!

Black to move and mate in four .

Puzzle Worthy Position 14

April 26, 2016

This position is a little tricky. It’s white to move and remember to analyze all of your checks, captures and threats.

White to move and win.


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