Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Elena Donaldson-Akhmilovskaya.
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)
Donaldson vs Corey Russell, Seattle, 1993
1q4k1/1p3pbp/r1pr4/5P1n/1PQ5/6PP/5BB1/3RR1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxd6 Qxd6 Re8+ Bf8 Qg4+ Ng7 Bc5 ]

b)
Donaldson vs Anjelina Belakovskaia, USA, 1994
1r6/pB5p/Pb1k1pp1/4p3/4P3/5KP1/2R2P1P/8 w - - 0 1
[ Rc6+ Kd7 Rxb6 axb6 a7 ]

c)
White Mates in 5. Donaldson vs Alexey Root, USA, 1994
r7/1nqb2kp/3p2p1/p1pP4/2P2Q1P/P5N1/1R4P1/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Nh5+ gxh5 Qg5+ Kh8 Rf7 ]

US GMs
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