Friday, January 20, 2017

Chess Puzzle - Series 2374

White to move. How should white proceed ? 


Source : chessdailynews.com 

GM_Knockout said ; 
  1. Bxe6!! Nxe6
  2. Qxg6+! fxg6
  3. Nf6+ Kh8
  4. Rh7#
- White won 1-0 


Thursday, January 19, 2017

Chess Puzzle - Series 2373

Black to move. How should black proceed ? 


Source : chessdailynews.com 

GM_Knockout said ; 
  1. ...R4xh2+!!
  2. Kxh2 Rg3!
  3. fxg3 Qh6+
  4. Qh5 Qxh5#
Or
  1. ...R4xh2+!!
  2. Kxh2 Rg3!
  3. Qxf4 Rg4
  4. Qf3 Qh6+
  5. Qh3 Rh4
  6. Qxh4 Qxh4#
- Black won 0-1 




Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Chess Puzzle - Series 2372

White to move. How should white proceed ?


Source : chessdailynews.com 

Magnus Carlsen vs Alexei Shirov, Foros 2008

GM_Knockout said ; 
  1. Bg6+!! Kg5
  2. h4+! gxh3
  3. f4#
- White won 1-0 




Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Chess Puzzle - Series 2371

Black to move. How should black proceed ?


Source : chessdailynews.com 

GM_Knockout said ; 
  1. ...R8e1+!!
  2. Nf1 Qxd3!
  3. R1xd3 Rxa1
- White resigned 0-1 

Friday, January 13, 2017

Chess Puzzle - Series 2370

Black to move. How should black proceed ? 


Source : chessdailynews.com 

GM_Knockout said ; 
  1. ...Qa3!!
  2. bxa3 b2#
Or
  1. ...Qa3!!
  2. R5e8+ Kf7
  3. Rexb8 Qxa2#
Or
  1. ...Qa3!!
  2. R5e8+ Kf7
  3. Qf5+ Kxe8
  4. Qe6+ Kf8
  5. Qf5+ Kg8
  6. bxa3 a2#
- Black won 0-1 


Thursday, January 12, 2017

Chess Puzzle - Series 2369

White to move. How should white proceed ? 


Source : chessdailynews.com 

GM_Knockout said ; 
  1. Qxh5+!! Bxh5
  2. Bfxh5+ Kg8
  3. Rg1+ Ng7
  4. Rxg7+ Kh8
  5. Rxe7+! R8f6
  6. Bbxf6+ Kg8
  7. Bhf7+ Kf8
  8. Bf7e6 Qe8
  9. Rxh7
- Black resigned 1-0