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[Event "Puzzle #359"][Date "2018.12.09"][Result "1-0"]1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Nd4 5. Nxd4 exd4 6. e5 dxc3 7. exf6 cxd2+ 8. Bxd2 Qxf6 9. O-O Be7 10. Bc3 Qg5 11. Re1 O-O


Puzzle of the week #359

Four Knights

Level: 3-Bishop

[Event "Puzzle #358"][Date "2018.12.03"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "rn1qkb1r/ppp2ppp/3p1n2/8/2B1P1b1/5N2/PB3PPP/RN1Q1RK1 w kq - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #358

Danish gambit

Level: 3-Bishop

Archived Puzzles

--r-----
---nqpkp
r-pR--p-
pp-bP---
----NQP-
-P------
P-P---BP
-----RK-


Puzzle of the week #21

Using open lines (1)


Level: 4-Rook

-----qbk
p------p
-rp--p--
--pp----
--P--Q-N
-P------
P----PPP
----R-K-


Puzzle of the week #20

Distracting the defender (1)


Level: 4-Rook

r-b---kr
pppp-p-p
-----n-B
---PR---
----n---
--P--N--
P----PPP
R-----K-


Puzzle of the week #19

Opening play (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

----rq-k
pp-----p
--------
----p---
--Bn-pQ-
-----P--
PP-----P
------RK


Puzzle of the week #18

King in the corner


Level: 5-Queen

r--k---r
pbp--ppp
---b----
-B-n--q-
---PQ---
---P----
PP---PPP
RNB--RK-


Puzzle of the week #15

Storming the castle


Level: 4-Rook

---n---k
--R-----
--n-P---
---N--N-
--------
-p------
--r---r-
K-------


Puzzle of the week #10

Mate in 5 (2)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
kb------
--------
p-------
--------
-----Q--
------KP
--------


Puzzle of the week #9

Wrong corner (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

-r-b----
-------p
---p----
-PkPp-p-
------P-
-RNK-P--
------P-
--------


Puzzle of the week #7

Passed pawns (2)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
-----K--
--------
-------p
k-------
--B-----
-P------
--------


Puzzle of the week #6

Passed pawns (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
---q---k
------n-
----P-pp
--------
--Q---K-
----B--P
--------


Puzzle of the week #5

Forks (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

-------k
-----K--
-------P
------pP
--------
--------
--------
--------


Puzzle of the week #4

Stalemate (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
-----p--
pk----p-
P-----P-
-K-----P
--------
--------
--------


Puzzle of the week #3

Opposition (1)


Level: 4-Rook

r--q--kr
p-p--p-p
-p---p-B
--b-n---
--ppN-b-
--P--N--
PP---PPP
R--QR-K-


Puzzle of the week #2

Mate in 5 (1)


Level: 3-Bishop

--------
--------
-p------
--------
--------
------P-
k-K-----
--------


Puzzle of the week #1

Passed pawns (1)


Level: 3-Bishop