Here we list the latest chess puzzles and game positions. Click the “Play now” link or on the puzzle image to play and solve the puzzle online.
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Isaias Pleci vs Lucius Endzelins
Isaias Pleci (Argentina) vs Lucius Endzelins (Estonia) Buenos Aires 1939
r4R2/1b2n1pp/p2Np1k1/1pn5/4pP1P/8/PPP1B1P1/2K4R w - - 1 0
Alekhine vs Freeman
Alexander Alekhine vs Freeman, New York, 1924
Alekhine wins in 3
4Rnk1/pr3ppp/1p3q2/5NQ1/2p5/8/P4PPP/6K1 w - - 1 0
Topalov vs Kasparov
Veselin Topalov vs Garry Kasparov, Moscow, 1994
Topalov with white moves and wins in 4.
4k2r/1R3R2/p3p1pp/4b3/1BnNr3/8/P1P5/5K2 w - - 1 0
Monterinas vs Euwe
Monterinas vs Max Euwe, Amsterdam, 1927
Euwe (black) moves and wins in 2.
7r/p3ppk1/3p4/2p1P1Kp/2Pb4/3P1QPq/PP5P/R6R b - - 0 1
Alekhine vs Fahardo
Alexander Alekhine vs Fahardo, Montevideo, 1939
Alekhine (white) to move and wins in 2.
4r3/pbpn2n1/1p1prp1k/8/2PP2PB/P5N1/2B2R1P/R5K1 w - - 1 0