Chess puzzles for White
Play and solve White-to-move chess puzzles. All puzzles have solutions and historical context. You can play each puzzle online against the computer.
Alexander Alekhine vs. Frieman
Alexander Alekhine vs. Abraham Frieman, a simul in New York, 1924.
White to move and mate in 3.
4Rnk1/pr3ppp/1p3q2/5NQ1/2p5/8/P4PPP/6K1 w - - 0 1
Gregor Podkriznik vs. Mohamed Gassouma
Medium difficulty puzzle, mate in 2, white to move.
Li vs. Alitha
Hard puzzle, mate in 5, white to move.
John Emms vs. Albert Blees
Medium difficulty puzzle – mate in 3, White to move.
Wuisard vs. Durufle
Medium difficulty puzzle – mate in 5, white to move.