Puzzles

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[Event "Puzzle #362"][Date "2019.02.10"][Result "0-1"][SetUp "1"][FEN "1r6/p3k3/3pp3/2q1n3/2P1Ppp1/2Q5/P3BPP1/3R2K1 b - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #362

Absolute pin

Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #361"][Date "2019.01.27"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "6k1/5p1p/p4p2/2r5/2br4/5B2/P4PPP/2R1R1K1 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #361

Relative pin

Level: 3-Bishop

Archived Puzzles

----nr-k
--qr---p
pp-b-p-Q
--p-----
------R-
P-------
-PB-RP--
-----K--


Puzzle of the week #48

Crossroads


Level: 4-Rook

b----r--
p-R--p--
-p--p-pk
----P-N-
PR-p-P--
-P-----P
-r----P-
------K-


Puzzle of the week #47

2008 WYCC Vietnam challenge


Level: 4-Rook

----q---
---rn--k
p-pRb---
-pP--ppp
-P------
P-N-P-P-
---Q-PBP
------K-


Puzzle of the week #46

2008 WYCC Vietnam challenge


Level: 4-Rook

--------
--------
--p-----
pp-p--k-
---P-pP-
-PP----K
P-------
--------


Puzzle of the week #45

2008 WYCC Vietnam challenge


Level: 4-Rook

--------
-----p--
----p-k-
p--pr---
-----RK-
--P----P
P-------
--------


Puzzle of the week #44

2008 WYCC Vietnam challenge


Level: 4-Rook

------k-
--------
-----Q--
------P-
------PK
------P-
--------
--------


Puzzle of the week #43

Trick or treat


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
-pb---p-
--p-k-p-
----P---
-P--KPP-
-------P
-----B--
--------


Puzzle of the week #42

2008 WYCC Vietnam challenge


Level: 4-Rook

r-------
----k-P-
------KP
--------
-----P--
--------
--------
b-------


Puzzle of the week #41

Pawns power


Level: 4-Rook

------K-
--------
------k-
--------
------N-
------N-
------B-
------B-


Puzzle of the week #40

Setting up or checking? (part 2)


Level: 4-Rook

r----r--
pp-R----
------R-
--kbp---
B-p----p
--P-K---
PP-----P
--------


Puzzle of the week #39

Setting up or checking? (part 1)


Level: 3-Bishop

-r---r--
------kp
---p-pp-
qnp-pP--
-p--P--N
---P----
PPPQ-P-P
-K-R--R-


Puzzle of the week #38

Opposite sides attack (part 1)


Level: 3-Bishop

-----rk-
ppp---pp
--------
---p--P-
-P-NrP--
P--p--P-
-B-P---P
R--K---b


Puzzle of the week #37

Mate in 5 (part 2)


Level: 3-Bishop

--N----k
------pp
p-------
----p---
Pp----Q-
-Pn-PK-P
-B----P-
----q---


Puzzle of the week #36

King pushed against enemy lines


Level: 3-Bishop

--r--qk-
------r-
--Ppp-pQ
p-n--pP-
-p-B----
-P-----P
P-P---B-
----R-K-


Puzzle of the week #35

Lines and diagonals


Level: 4-Rook

----k---
----P---
----q---
----Q---
----q---
----Q---
----p---
----K---


Puzzle of the week #34

In the mirror


Level: 3-Bishop

--b-----
r-P---k-
-----b-p
pB---pp-
P-N-p---
---p---P
-P---PP-
--R---K-


Puzzle of the week #33

Passed pawns


Level: 3-Bishop

r----bk-
n--Rp-n-
-p------
-Pp-pPp-
--P-N-P-
--N----P
------K-
--------


Puzzle of the week #32

Complex endgame


Level: 3-Bishop

------k-
-Rp----p
--r--p--
----nKp-
N-p-P---
p--r-PP-
P-R---P-
--------


Puzzle of the week #31

King chase


Level: 3-Bishop

-k------
--p-----
ppnq---P
--------
P-BPprr-
--P----R
----Q---
----KR--


Puzzle of the week #30

King in the center


Level: 3-Bishop

--R-----
----pp-k
--p--b--
--p--p-p
-------P
-----P--
----K---
--------


Puzzle of the week #28

Complex endgame


Level: 3-Bishop

---r----
---Pk--p
------p-
----p-P-
--------
--------
--P----P
---R---K


Puzzle of the week #27

Passed pawns


Level: 3-Bishop

--r--rk-
p-----pp
----p---
-p------
PqP-R---
--------
--Q--PPP
---R--K-


Puzzle of the week #26

Storming the castle


Level: 3-Bishop