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[Event "Puzzle #336"][Date "2018.02.18"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "r4rk1/1b2bppp/2pp1n2/q2Pp3/4P3/2N1RN1P/B1P2PP1/R2Q2K1 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #336

Discovered attack

Level: 2-Knight

[Event "Puzzle #335"][Date "2018.02.12"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/2k3n1/8/4rp2/6p1/B5P1/5P2/R4K2 w - - 0 1"]


Puzzle of the week #335

Skewer

Level: 2-Knight

Archived Puzzles

-------k
-r---p-r
--------
-b----P-
-----P--
------K-
B-------
----R--R

Puzzle of the week #238

Forks (1)


Level: 2-Knight

--------
-----p--
--------
--------
--------
-n---Np-
-P--q---
---k----

Puzzle of the week #237

Mate in 1 (2)


Level: 2-Knight

k-------
b-------
-q------
--------
--------
---p-b--
---Q-R--
---B-K--

Puzzle of the week #236

Mating net


Level: 2-Knight

r-bqkb-r
ppp--ppp
--------
----P---
-nB-----
--------
PPP--PPP
RNBQ-RK-

Puzzle of the week #235

The f7-weak spot (3)


Level: 2-Knight

rnbqkb-r
pp-p-ppp
--p-----
----P---
--B-----
--------
PPP-NnPP
RNBQK--R

Puzzle of the week #234

The f7-weak spot (2)


Level: 2-Knight

rnb---kr
pppp--bp
----q---
---Q----
--------
--------
PPPB--PP
R----RK-

Puzzle of the week #233

The f7-weak spot (1)


Level: 2-Knight

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

Puzzle of the week #232

Basic mates


Level: 2-Knight

-kn-----
n-----p-
------P-
--N-----
-p------
-P------
-K--b-B-
--R-----

Puzzle of the week #231

Mate in 1 (1)


Level: 2-Knight

--------
--------
-----K--
-------k
--------
p-------
-p------
-R------

Puzzle of the week #230

Endgame - King on the edge


Level: 5-Queen

-------K
----k--P
--------
--------
--------
--------
--------
---N----

Puzzle of the week #229

Corresponding squares


Level: 5-Queen

----rrk-
ppq--ppp
-b--bn--
---p----
--n-----
-NPB---P
PP--NPP-
R-BQR-K-

Puzzle of the week #228

The h6-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

r-b--rk-
ppq--ppp
--p---n-
------N-
P-BP-n--
-Q------
-P-N-PPP
--R-R-K-

Puzzle of the week #227

The f7-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

--r-nrk-
-----ppp
p----b--
-pqNpP--
----B---
P--P--RQ
-P-BKN-P
--------

Puzzle of the week #226

The g7-square hot spot (2)


Level: 5-Queen

r--r--k-
ppqnbppp
-----p--
--p-----
---P----
---BBP-P
PPPQ-P--
--KR--R-

Puzzle of the week #225

The g7-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

r------k
pp-q-Pr-
-------p
---P-pp-
---N----
PP-----P
-B-----K
----RR--

Puzzle of the week #224

Long mates (5)


Level: 5-Queen

r-b--rk-
p-qnnppp
-p--p---
--p-----
--------
---B-NN-
PPP-QPPP
R--R--K-

Puzzle of the week #223

The h7-square hot spot (2)


Level: 5-Queen

rn-q-rk-
-bp-nppp
pp--p---
----P---
---P----
--NB-N--
PP---PPP
--RQ-RK-

Puzzle of the week #222

The h7-square hot spot (1)


Level: 5-Queen

r---nrk-
-b--qppp
pp--p---
---nN---
---P----
---BB---
PP--QPPP
--RR--K-

Puzzle of the week #220

IQP (4)


Level: 5-Queen

-rb-r-k-
--qnbppp
p---p---
-p--P---
---B----
--N---Q-
PPP-B-PP
---R-R-K

Puzzle of the week #219

The art of exchanges (2)


Level: 5-Queen

---r-bk-
---P-p--
p---q-pp
--p----n
P-p--P--
--P---B-
BP-Q-P-P
---R--K-

Puzzle of the week #218

The art of exchanges (1)


Level: 5-Queen

-----n-n
--q--rbk
---p---p
--pPp--P
NpP-PpQ-
-P-N-P--
-B------
------RK

Puzzle of the week #217

"Tear down the wall!"


Level: 5-Queen

--r---k-
-Q---p-p
-----P--
------Pp
pbr-----
--------
PP--q--P
K-BR-R--

Puzzle of the week #216

Opposite sides attack (3)


Level: 5-Queen

rnbq-r-k
pppp--p-
-------p
---NP---
----Q---
-----N--
PPP---PP
R-B-K--n

Puzzle of the week #215

Opening blunders (4)


Level: 5-Queen