Friday’s winning 5-sec tactics
Friday’s Winning Tactics!
How are you today? Below I present some 6 tactics from the first rounds of the Batumi Olympiad for you to test your skill against. The pgn can be downloaded at the end. Good luck!
Black to play and force mate!
gm Tari,A – gm Mchedlishvili
White played a move here and Black resigned on the spot! What is the move?
gm Georgiev – fm Sanchez,RC
White to play and crush!
gm Fier,A – im Aloma Vidal
This is a cute theme that I have taught my students but have never seen occur in a grandmaster game. White to play and crush!
fm Burovich,R – Mulenga,P
White to play and win!
gm Tomczak – gm Kramnik
Up to Kramnik’s last move (Rd5) it was a tough fight. What did Kramnik overlook? White to play and crush!
How did you do? You can download the pgn HERE.