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Here are some mate in 2s from the Kan/Taimanov Sicilian miniatures.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.

Solutions are between the brackets under each puzzle.
Drag your cursor from one bracket to the other.

a)
White mates in 2.
E Loschi vs Perino Antonelli, Italy, 1979
2qk1bnr/r1Nn2pp/p4p2/3QB3/8/8/PPP2PPP/2KR1B1R w - - 1 0
[ Qf7 ]

b)
White mates in 2.
Tom Friedel vs J Sarwer, Jacksonville, 1990
rnbq1r1k/1p4pp/pn1P1p2/4N3/2BQ4/1P6/PBP2PPP/R3K2R w KQ - 1 0
[ Ng6+ ]

c)
White mates in 2.
Victor Sanchez vs Alejandro Renteria, Bogota, 2009
r2q2kr/pp3p1p/7B/2n1pN1n/4p3/2P2P2/P1P3PP/R2Q1RK1 w - - 1 0
[ Qxd8+ Rxd8 Ne7# ]

d)
White mates in 2.
Mia Hrlec vs Maja Alaber, Topusko, 2010
rnb3r1/ppkp1Np1/1q2pn1p/8/4P3/B1PQ4/P1P2PPP/R3KB1R w KQ - 1 0
[ Bd6+ ]

e)
White mates in 2.
Enrico Grassi vs Elman Lemon, Tromsoe, 2014
r3kb1r/pp1n1ppp/1q1P2n1/2p5/4N3/5N2/PP3PPP/R1BQR1K1 w kq - 1 0
[ Nf6+ ]

Mate in 2s from the Kan/Taimanov Sicilian miniatures, pt. ii.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Black mates in 2.
Vincenzo Roberto Macri vs Bojan Gongalov, Milan, 2012
r1b1k2r/1pqp1ppp/p3p3/3Nn3/1bB1P1n1/3Q1N1P/PP1B1PP1/2R2RK1 b kq - 0 1
[ ...Nxf3+ ]

b)
Black mates in 2.
Istvan Almasi vs Tamas Bauer, Hungary, 1993
4k2r/1prnbppp/p4n2/4pbB1/8/1NP2BP1/PP1N1P1P/2KRR3 b k - 0 1
[ ...Rxc3+ ]

c)
Black mates in 2.
Slobodan Mileusnic vs Ivan Kalajzic, Zadar, 2004
r1b1k2r/1pq3P1/p1p1p3/2b5/2P5/1P3Qn1/PB3PB1/RN3RK1 b kq - 0 1
[ ...Ne2+ ]

d)
White mates in 2.
Evgeny Rusakov vs Vladimir Popov, Novosibirsk, 2003
r1bk1b1r/3pnppp/2nNp3/q7/4P3/4BP2/PPPQ2PP/R3KB1R w KQ - 1 0
[ Qxa5+ ]

e)
White mates in 2.
Vladislav Lepkasov vs Andrey Kotchnev, Izhevsk, 2010
r4b1r/1b3kpp/p1qp4/5B2/n2N2Q1/8/1PP2PPP/2B1R1K1 w - - 1 0
[ Bg6+ ]

Mate in 2s from the Kan/Taimanov Sicilian miniatures, pt. iii.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Black mates in 2.
Dennis Mardle vs Nona Gaprindashvili, Hastings, 1965
r1b2Bk1/pp3ppp/2p2q2/4p2n/2B1P3/1N2bP2/PPP3PP/R2Q1R1K b - - 0 1
[ ...Ng3+ ]

b)
White mates in 2.
Alexander Van Der Merwe vs Julio Alfredo Chiappero, Pocos de Caldas, 2017
1r1qk1r1/p4ppp/Q3p3/3p4/4n3/B7/P1P2PPP/1R3RK1 w - - 1 0
[ Qc6+ ]

c)
Black mates in 2.
Daniel Porras vs Felipe Vera Pons, Castelldefels, 2004
r3k2r/p1qp1ppp/b1pbp3/8/4P1n1/2N2N1P/PPP2PP1/R1BQR1K1 b kq - 0 1
[ ...Bh2+ ]


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