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[Event "Puzzle #344"][Date "2018.04.15"][Result "1-0"]1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Bc5 6. Nxe5 Nxe5 7. d4 Bb4 8. dxe5 Nxe4 9. Qd4 Nxc3 10. bxc3 Ba5 11. Ba3 b6


Puzzle of the week #344

Four Knights

Level: 2-Knight

[Event "Puzzle #343"][Date "2018.04.08"][Result "0-1"]1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bb5 Nd4 5. Ba4 Bc5 6. Nxe5 O-O 7. Nd3 Bb6 8. Nf4 d5 9. Nfxd5 Nxd5 10. Nxd5 Qh4 11. O-O Bg4 12. Qe1


Puzzle of the week #343

Four Knights

Level: 2-Knight

Archived Puzzles

r-b---k-
pp-n---p
--pbp---
---pNpP-
--PBn--q
-P-NKP--
P-Q-P-B-
R-----R-
 

Puzzle of the week #198

King left in the center (3)


Level: 4-Rook

----rrk-
-pp--qpp
p--b----
---p----
------b-
--P-B---
PP-Q-PPP
R---KN-R
 

Puzzle of the week #197

Advanced pin  (3)


Level: 4-Rook

---rnrk-
n---qpbp
p-pp--p-
-p------
--PNP---
-PB-NPP-
P--Q--KP
---R-R--
 

Puzzle of the week #196

Advanced pin (2)


Level: 4-Rook

--------
pb-n--k-
-----qp-
--pp-p-r
-----P-N
-P--P-Q-
P----KP-
-BR-----
 

Puzzle of the week #195

Advanced pin (1)


Level: 4-Rook

r-b-r--k
p--p--b-
---P-q-p
-ppQ-pN-
-n----pP
---B--B-
PP-R-PP-
--K----R
 

Puzzle of the week #194

Interference (4)


Level: 4-Rook

------k-
p--r-p-p
-pp--Qp-
----P---
---P-R--
--P----P
q-----PK
--------

Puzzle of the week #193

Interference (3)


Level: 4-Rook

k---N---
p--p---P
--------
--p-----
K-pbP---
------q-
P--P----
-R------
 

Puzzle of the week #192

Interference (2)


Level: 4-Rook

--br----
-pn---pk
r-------
p---N---
--Q--p-N
-------R
Pq----PP
----R--K
 

Puzzle of the week #191

Interference (1)


Level: 4-Rook

r-b-rb-k
-----Q-p
p---p-p-
----p-P-
qpB-P---
--------
PPP----P
--KR-R--
 

Puzzle of the week #190

The atraction (2)


Level: 4-Rook

------R-
p----r--
-p---r-p
----Qbpk
-P------
P--q--P-
-----R-K
--B-----
 

Puzzle of the week #189

The atraction (1)


Level: 4-Rook

 

--------
---r-nkp
pq-P-p--
-p--rPpP
--pRN-P-
----R---
-P-Q-PK-
--------
 

Puzzle of the week #188

Distracting the defender (2) 


Level: 4-Rook

-----rk-
R---p--p
---bq-pB
-p------
-P-PNnP-
--P--Q-P
--------
------K-
 

Puzzle of the week #187

Distracting the defender (1) 


Level: 4-Rook

q-rr--k-
p----ppp
-p----n-
--pN-N-Q
---b-P--
-P----P-
P------P
---R-RK-
 

Puzzle of the week #186

Eliminating the defender (2)


Level: 4-Rook

--r---k-
ppq-pp-p
---pb-pQ
------Pn
--rNP---
--N--P--
PPP-----
--KR---R
 

Puzzle of the week #185

Eliminating the defender (1)


Level: 4-Rook

--------
--------
---k----
-----P--
-KP---pp
----P---
-------P
--------
 

Puzzle of the week #184

Crossroads (2)


Level: 4-Rook

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

Puzzle of the week #183

Stalemate combination


Level: 4-Rook

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

Puzzle of the week #182

Basic endgame (2)


Level: 4-Rook

--------
--------
--p-----
-p-p----
p--Pk---
P-P-----
----K---
--------

Puzzle of the week #181

Pawn breakthrough


Level: 4-Rook

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

Puzzle of the week #180

L-shape setup


Level: 4-Rook

-r--q--r
pp-nn--k
--p-p-pp
b--p---N
P--P----
Q--BBP--
-----P-P
R-----RK

Puzzle of the week #179

Long mates (2)


Level: 4-Rook

r-bnk--N
pppqn--Q
------p-
---N----
--B-P---
--------
P----PPP
b-B--RK-

Puzzle of the week #178

Long mates (1)


Level: 4-Rook

------n-
---b-r-k
p---p--p
Pp-pPn-B
--pP-N--
--P-----
--PB---P
------RK

Puzzle of the week #176

Tricky choice


Level: 3-Bishop

r-b-kb-r
p--n-p-p
-qn-p---
-p-pP-p-
---P-N--
-----N--
PP--BPPP
R-BQK--R

Puzzle of the week #175

Center blast


Level: 4-Rook