Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Vladimir Fedoseev.
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)
Fedoseev vs Petr Palachev, Rybinsk, 8/2/2007
7r/pp1k1p2/2n1bPp1/3p1pN1/P1pP3P/B1P5/2P2P2/4RK2 w - - 1 0
[ Rxe6 fxe6 f7 ]

b)
White mates in 4.
Fedoseev vs Viktorija Ni, Peterhof, 1/6/2008
1r2k2r/2b3p1/pq1pBPP1/1p2Q3/PB3R1p/7P/1PP4K/8 w - - 1 0
[ Bg4+ dxe5 f7+ Kd8 f8/Q+ ]

c)
White mates in 6.
Fedoseev vs Klementy Sychev, Varna, 7/1/2008
r4r1k/1b1R4/p3B1p1/4p1Pp/np2P3/8/PPP2P2/2K4R w - h6 1 0
[ Rxh5+ gxh5 g6 ]

d)
Fedoseev vs Daniil Lintchevski, Kirishi, 11/27/2008
8/4k2P/1R6/1P4p1/8/7r/4p1K1/8 w - - 1 0
[ Kf2 ]

e)
White mates in 4.
Fedoseev vs Vladimir Belous, Kirishi, 5/15/2009
r6r/pR3p1p/2p3p1/8/k3P3/2B3nP/bPP3P1/2K4R w - - 1 0
[ b3+ Bxb3 cxb3+ Ka3 Kb1 ]



Fedoseev Puzzles, Part II. The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Fedoseev vs Daniel Semcesen, Lvov, 11/27/2009
4rbk1/1nq2pp1/p1b2n1p/3r4/PPN1p3/1B3N1P/3B1PP1/2RQR1K1 w - - 1 0
[ Nce5 ]

b)
White mates in 3.
Fedoseev vs Evgeny Levin, St. Petersburg, 5/26/2010
5rkb/5p2/2q2Pp1/8/1P1Bp2Q/2P3RP/1r4P1/5R1K w - - 1 0
[ Rxg6+ fxg6 f7+ ]

c)
Fedoseev vs Daria Pustovoitova, Rybinsk, 8/5/2010
r4bk1/pp2r2p/2p1bp2/8/7p/5N2/PPB2PPP/3RR1K1 w - - 1 0
[ Rxe6 Rxe6 Bb3 Rae8 Nd4 Kf7 Nxe6 Rxe6 Re1 ]

d)
White mates in 2.
Fedoseev vs Nikolay Chepel, St. Petersburg, 10/29/2010
7r/p4B2/8/1p1PPk2/2pBp3/P1P3R1/5K2/r7 w - - 1 0
[ Be6+ ]

e)
Fedoseev vs A Koushik Girish, Kocaeli, 10/29/2011
3r4/1p2p1kp/1n4p1/B2q1n2/3bNP2/1Q4PP/P5BK/2R5 w - - 1 0
[ Bxb6 ]

Fedoseev Puzzles, Part III. The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
White mates in 2.
Fedoseev vs Tomi Nyback, Tallinn, 1/8/2012
8/8/2K2b2/2N2k2/1p4R1/1B3n1P/3r1P2/8 w - - 1 0
[ Be6+ ]

b)
White mates in 3.
Fedoseev vs Alexander Zubov, Voronezh, 6/16/2012
5rk1/p1pQ3R/1p4pp/2q1b3/8/2pB3P/PP2N1P1/7K w - - 1 0
[ Qe6+ ]

c)
Fedoseev vs Petr Palachev, St. Petersburg, 8/27/2012
1q4r1/4rpk1/2P2p2/pB2pQ1p/P2p1b2/1P3R2/5PPP/3R3K w - - 1 0
[ g3 Bg5 h4 if Bh6 Qxf6+ ]

d)
White mates in 4.
Fedoseev vs Karen Grigoryan, Budva, 10/7/2013
1r2k3/5ppp/p3Bn2/6r1/1B6/3N1P2/6PP/4R1K1 w - - 1 0
[ Bf5+ ]


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