Wednesday’s winning 5-second tactics
Today’s winning 5-sec tactics
How are you today? It is already the middle of the week! Below are some six (6) examples of tactical ingenuity from the recently finished World Junior Championships held in Turkey. PGN can be downloaded at the end. Good Luck!
Maltsevskaya,A – Potapova,M World Junior_w 15.9.2018
White to play and win and at the same time win the Women’s World Junior title!
Im Lobanov,S – im Christiansen World Junior 15.9.2018
Ofcourse White is on top, but the point is to play beautiful chess. White to play and crush!
gm Van Foreest – fm Gavrilescu World Junior 15.9.2018
White is beautifully developed and ready for action. How should White play?
gm Tabatabaei,M – im Thybo,J World Junior 14.9.2018
White insists on attacking and has forgone castling. He is attacking with Queen, Rook, Bishop and Knight. The Black King is defended only by his Rook. White to play and crush!
gm Pichot,A – gm Bellahcene,B World Junior 14.9.2018
A sharp position with both sides having plusses and minuses. In such cases much depends on who has the move. White to play and win!
Im Zarubitski – gm Aravindh World Junior 14.5.2018
Another one of those fights where everything depends on who has the move. Black to play and win!
You can download the PGN here.