Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Florencio Campomanes.
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 4.
Florencio Campomanes vs Francisco Benitez, Munich, 1958
rnq2r1k/ppp2p1p/3p2p1/4p2N/2P5/3P1NP1/PP1QPPbP/R4RK1 w - - 1 0
[ Qh6 if gxh5 Ng5 ]

b)
White mates in 3.
Florencio Campomanes vs Arovah Bachtiar, Leipzig, 1960
q5k1/4Qb2/8/1p2B2p/4pP2/1P2P1K1/8/8 w - - 1 0
[ Qg5+ if Kf8 Bd6+ ]

c)
Harrouchi vs Florencio Campomanes, Munich, 1958
6k1/5pp1/4p3/3pP1p1/3q4/1P5P/Q3RPPK/5r2 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qf4+ g3 Qf3 ]

d)
Cecil Purdy vs Florencio Campomanes, Sydney, 1959
1r3bk1/p2q1b2/r1p1p1pp/4Pp2/1nPPpP2/B1Q3P1/P2R3P/R2N1BK1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rxa3 Qxa3 Nd3 if Qc3 Bb4 or if Qa6 Qd4+ ]


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