Archived Chess Puzzles

Puzzle of the week #9

Wrong corner

Level: 3-Bishop [Event "Puzzle #09"][Date "2008.03.06"][Result "1/2-1/2"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/kb6/8/p7/8/5Q2/6KP/8 w - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #8

Epaulette mate

Level: 4-Rook [Event "Puzzle #08"][Date "2008.02.28"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/6q1/6p1/4p2k/8/3n1P2/Q2B2P1/K7 w - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #7

Passed pawns

Level: 3-Bishop [Event "Puzzle #07"][Date "2008.02.21"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "1r1b4/7p/3p4/1PkPp1p1/6P1/1RNK1P2/6P1/8 w - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #6

Passed pawns

Level: 3-Bishop [Event "Puzzle #06"][Date "2008.02.14"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/5K2/8/7p/k7/2B5/1P6/8 w - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #5

Fork

Level: 3-Bishop [Event "Puzzle #05"][Date "2008.02.07"][Result "0-1"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/3q3k/6n1/4P1pp/8/2Q3K1/4B2P/8 b - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #4

Stalemate

Level: 3-Bishop [Event "Puzzle #04"][Date "2008.01.31"][Result "1/2-1/2"][SetUp "1"][FEN "7k/5K2/7P/6pP/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #3

Opposition

Level: 4-Rook [Event "Puzzle #03"][Date "2008.01.24"][Result "1/2-1/2"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/5p2/pk4p1/P5P1/1K5P/8/8/8 b - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #2

Mate in 5

Level: 3-Bishop [Event "Puzzle #02"][Date "2008.01.17"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "r2q2kr/p1p2p1p/1p3p1B/2b1n3/2ppN1b1/2P2N2/PP3PPP/R2QR1K1 w - - 0 1"]

Puzzle of the week #1

Passed pawns

Level: 3-Bishop [Event "Puzzle #01"][Date "2008.01.09"][Result "1-0"][SetUp "1"][FEN "8/8/1p6/8/8/6P1/k1K5/8 w - - 0 1"]