Easy Chess Puzzles
Play and learn easy chess puzzles suitable for any beginner. You’ll find hints, solutions and historical details for each puzzle.
Cristina Iosif vs Almira Skripchenko
4r1k1/pQ3pp1/7p/4q3/4r3/P7/1P2nPPP/2BR1R1K b - - 0 1
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
Paul Morphy vs. Duke of Brunswick
Paul Morphy vs. Duke of Brunswick & Count Isouard, Paris,1858
The game took place at the Paris Opera, during a show with Norma by Vicenzo Bellini.
White to move and win in 2.
4kb1r/p2n1ppp/4q3/4p1B1/4P3/1Q6/PPP2PPP/2KR4 w k - 1 0
Thacker vs Robert Fischer
Thacker vs Robert Fischer, USA, 1957 – a beautiful example of underpromotion.
2r2r2/6kp/3p4/3P4/4Pp2/5P1P/PP1pq1P1/4R2K b - - 0 1
Pulitzer vs George Marco
White Mates in 2. Pulitzer vs George Marco, Vienna, 1900
r2k2nr/pp1b1Q1p/2n4b/3N4/3q4/3P4/PPP3PP/4RR1K w - - 0 1