Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Rajko Bogdanovic.
White to move and win except where noted.

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


a)
Bogdanovic vs Jozsef Pogats, Pecs, 1964
1rqb2bk/r5pp/4np2/2pNp3/2B1P3/2P1BP2/6PP/1R1R1QK1 w - - 0 1
[ Ba6 ]



b) White Mates in 3. Bogdanovic vs Miso Cebalo, Titograd, 1965
1k1r4/1b1p2pp/PQ2p3/nN6/P3P3/8/6PP/2q2BK1 w - - 0 1

c)
White Mates in 5. Bogdanovic vs Alexei Suetin, Budva, 1967
1Q5B/3pkp1p/2q1p2n/8/2P2P2/5R2/4r1PP/7K w - - 0 1
[ Bf6+ Kxf6 Qd8+ Kg7 Rg3+ ]

d)
White Mates in 3. Bogdanovic vs Darko Gliksman, Kraljevo, 1967
5qr1/kp2R3/5p2/1b1N1p2/5Q2/P5P1/6BP/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxb7+ if Ka6 Nc7+ or if Kxb7 Qc7+ ]



e) White Mates in 3. Bogdanovic vs Slavko Leban, Sarajevo, 1968
r1b5/5p2/5Npk/p1pP2q1/4P2p/1PQ2R1P/6P1/6K1 w - - 0 1



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