Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Stellan Brynell.
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)
Brynell vs Bertil Wikstrom, Hallsberg, 1980
5rkb/p1qbpp2/3p1np1/1p6/2r1P1P1/2N2P2/PPPQN3/2KR3R w - - 0 1
[ Rxh8+ Kxh8 Rh1+ Kg8 Qh6 Nh5 gxh5 if Qc5 hxg6 ]

b)
Brynell vs Saevar Bjarnason, Malme, 1985
2r2rk1/pp4pp/1q2pn2/3pP1Nb/1b6/1P1B4/PB1Q1PPP/2R2RK1 w - - 0 1
[ exf6 gxf6 (if Bxd2 Bxh7+ mates) Bxf6 Rxf6 Rxc8+ ]



c) White Mates in 3. Brynell vs Lars Karlsson, Malme, 1986
r4r2/p1p4p/1p2R3/5p2/2B2K2/7k/PPP2P2/8 w - - 0 1

d)
White Mates in 7. Brynell vs Guenther Moehring, Eger, 1988
5rk1/pp2R1pp/5p2/8/5Q1P/2B1R3/b1P2PPK/1q1r4 w - - 0 1
[ Rxg7+ Kh8 (if Kxg7 Qg5+) Rg8+ Kxg8 Qg4+ Kh8 Bxf6+ ]



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