Today’s Winning 5-second tactics
Today’s Winning Tactics
How are you today? Below are 6 tactical puzzles for you to solve. All are from recent tournaments, or tournaments that have not yet finished. The pgn can be download at the end, and contains some analysis of the side lines. Good Luck!
Are you up to it?
Black had just captured the pawn on a4 with his Rook, thinking that White had overlooked it. Ofcourse, capturing the Rook would allow Black to mate in one move. Cute…Unfortunately, Black really overlooked something! How does White now win?
White’s King is exposed, and Black’s pieces are active. Black to play and win!
White to play and crush!
Black had just played his Queen to a5, attacking the White Bishop. This leaves White a free hand on the Kingside. White to play and win!
White has a very strong attack against Black’s King. What is White’s best continuation?
White is down an entire Rook. White to play and crush!
You can download the pgn HERE.