March 29, 2021

Attack the King

White to move. Which is the proper way to attack the Black King?
March 10, 2021

Math Puzzle 49, 64, 1, 9, 36, 81, 25, 16,?

Find the last missing number in the pattern
February 5, 2021

Black to move and win

January 26, 2021

Teenager beats world champion Magnus Carlsen

White to move. Can you find a double attack in 3 moves? From the Game Esipenko – Carlsen Tata Steel 2021, January 24 1.e4c5 2.Nf3d6 3.d4cxd4 4.Nxd4Nf6 5.Nc3a6 6.Be2e6 7.Be3Be7 8.g4b5 9.g5Nfd7 10.a3Bxg5 11.Qd2Bxe3 12.Qxe3Qh4 13.Rg1g6 14.O-O-OQe7 15.f4Bb7 16.Kb1Nc61 7.Ncxb5!axb5 18.Nxc6Bxc6 19.Qc3O-O 20.Qxc6d5 21.exd5Rfc8 22.d6Qd8 23.Qxb5Rcb8 24.Qc4Rxa3 25.Qc7Qe8 26.Rg5Ra4 27.Ra5Rab4 28.b3R4b729.Qc3Qd8 30.Bf3Rb4 31.Qc7Qf6 32.Ra8Rxa8 33.Bxa8Qf5 34.Kb2Rb5 35.Qxd7Rc5 36.Rc1Qxf4 37.Qe8+Kg7 38.d7 […]