Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Klaus Darga.
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)
Darga vs Ruediger Von Saldern, Leipzig, 1951
1q4k1/6r1/pbn1p1pQ/1p1pPpP1/3P1P2/8/PP3BK1/1B5R w - - 0 1
[ Bxf5 if gxf5 Qxe6+ or if exf5 e6 Kf8 Qh8+ & Qxg7 ]

b)
Darga vs Guy Mazzoni, Enschede, 1963
2r3k1/1q2bpPp/7R/3Pp3/1r2N3/8/1PPNQ1PP/5n1K w - - 0 1
[ Qh5 ]

c)
Darga vs Stefano Tatai, Enschede, 1963
2r3k1/4R2p/p3nQp1/1p1q4/4p1P1/1P5r/P4P2/4R1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Qf7+ w/Rxe6 ]

d)
Darga vs Andreas Dueckstein, Lucerne, 1963
3r1r1k/p5pp/1pQ5/2nB1pP1/3n1B2/6P1/Pq2PPK1/4RR2 w - - 0 1
[ Qg6 if Rxd5 Rh1 Kg8 Rxh7 Nxe2 Qh5 ]



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