Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Deysi Cori T.
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)
Cori T vs Lorena Comabella, Villa Giardino, 2002
2rr2k1/pp1qbpp1/1n2p2p/2p2b2/2PPn3/PPN1BNPP/3Q1PBK/R3R3 w - - 0 1
[ Nxe4 Bxe4 Ne5 ]

b)
Cori T vs Sandra Gutierrez, Lima, 2002
2r5/1pp2prk/p6p/8/6R1/5Q1P/PPq2PP1/R6K w - - 0 1
[ Rxg7+ Kxg7 Qg4+ ]

c)
Cori T vs Tatiana Caicedo Briggi, Bogota, 2003
3r1rk1/pppnqpp1/3p1n1p/3Pp1B1/4P1QN/1PP4P/P4PP1/R4RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Nf5 if Qe8 Bxf6 or if Nxg4 Bxe7 ]

d)
Cori T vs Sonia Deshmukh, Singapore, 2008
3q2k1/5pp1/1p2p2p/1Q6/1PP4P/2B1bPP1/6K1/8 w - - 0 1
[ Qe5 ]

e)
Cori T vs Thi Mai Hung Nguyen, Singapore, 2008
7r/1p1nkpp1/6p1/3R2Pn/r3N3/4PB1P/1P6/4K2R w K - 0 1
[ Rxd7+ ]



Cori T. Puzzles, Part II. The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Cori T vs Anna Skrzypczak, Chotowa, 2010
3r1rk1/3q2p1/4p2p/1p1p1RbP/p2P1NQ1/6PK/PP3R2/8 w - - 0 1
[ Nxe6 ]

b)
Cori T vs Elena Sedina, Khanty Mansyisk, 2010
6k1/1R2Rrp1/2p3bp/p2p1N2/Pr6/5P1P/1P4PK/8 w - - 0 1
[ Rxf7 if Bxf7 Rxb4 axb4 a5 ]

c)
Cori T vs Juan Sebastian Herrera, Cali, 2010
4k3/2R2b1N/1rp1n1p1/3p3p/1p3P1P/3BP3/1P1K4/8 w - - 0 1
[ Nf6+ Kf8 Nd7+ Kg7 Ra7 ]

d)
White Mates in 7. Cori T vs Lina Orozco, Guayaquil, 2011
r1b1Rbk1/1pq4p/p2N2p1/3PQp2/P1p5/5BP1/1Pr2P1P/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxf8+ Kxf8 Qh8+ Ke7 Re1+ Kd7 Qe8+ ]

e)
Cori T vs Guliskhan Nakhbayeva, Chennai, 2011
r2q1rk1/pb2bppp/1pn2n2/3pN3/3P4/2NB4/PP3PPP/R1BQR1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Ba6 if Bxa6 Nxc6 or if Nxe5 Bxb7 ]

Cori T. Puzzles, Part III. The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
White Mates in 2. Cori T vs J Saranya, Chennai, 2011
5rkb/pp2Q2p/2pR2pP/q1n5/2P2P2/7B/N1p2P2/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxg6+ ]

b)
Cori T vs Guillermo Carvalho, Montevideo, 2011
7Q/p4p2/4k2p/2n1r3/8/6P1/1P1R1PKP/2q5 w - - 0 1
[ Qxh6+ if f6 Rd6+ ]

c)
Noemi Szabo vs Cori T, Halkidiki, 2003
3rr1k1/1p1bppbp/p1np2p1/3P4/P2NP3/1P2BP2/3RB1PP/2R3K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Nxd4 if Bxd4 Bh6 ]

d)
Marianthi Tsarouha vs Cori T, Halkidiki, 2003
1r1r4/2q1b1k1/p1p1bppp/2p1p3/2NpPn1P/1PPP1Q2/PB3PPN/1R2R1K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...dxc3 if Ba3 Rxd3 ]

e)
Thorsteinn Thorsteinsson vs Cori T, Reykjavik, 2010
8/p7/7k/1P3R1p/P5pP/8/5PQK/2q2r2 b - - 0 1
[ ...g3+ ]

f)
Jorge Bermejo Martinez vs Cori T, La Roda, 2010
1q4k1/5rp1/4p2p/1N1p4/Ppr3n1/1P2P1P1/3QRPP1/R5K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qe5 if Rd1 Qh5 mates ]

g)
Manuel Perez Candelario vs Cori T, Villafranca de los Barros, 2010
4r1k1/1b2qp2/p5p1/1p5p/2pQ4/P2nPNPP/1PR2PB1/6K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Bxf3 ]


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