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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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
Judit Polgar vs H. Winfridson
Judit Polgar vs H Winfridsson, Goteborg, 1989
r4r1k/1pqb1B1p/p3p2B/2bpP2Q/8/1NP5/PP4PP/5R1K w - - 1 0
Joseph Blackburne vs Adolf Anderssen
Joseph Blackburne vs Adolf Anderssen, Vienna, 1873
Blackburne (white) wins in 3.
Q4R2/3kr3/1q3n1p/2p1p1p1/1p1bP1P1/1B1P3P/2PBK3/8 w - - 1 0
Alexander Alekhine vs S. Wainstein
Alexander Alekhine vs Samuil Wainstein, Odessa, 1916
White to move and win in 3.
r3q2k/1bn2p2/p4P1p/1pPp2R1/3P4/P1N1Q3/1PB3PP/6K1 w - - 1 0
Ragozin vs Botvinik
Viacheslav Ragozin vs Mikhail Botvinnik, URSS, 1936
Mikhail Botvinick (black) to move and win in 3.
1k1r2r1/ppq4p/4Q3/1B2np2/2P1p3/P7/2P1RPPR/2B1K3 b - - 0 1