Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Csaba Horvath.
White to move and win except where noted.

Solutions are between the brackets under each puzzle.
Drag your mouse from one bracket to the other.


a)
White Mates in 3. Horvath vs Ewan Stewart, Groningen, 1984
r2q1rk1/p4p1p/3p1Q2/2n3B1/B2R4/8/PP3PPP/5bK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rg4 ]

b)
Black Mates in 5.
Boris Gulko vs Horvath, Sochi, 1985
3Q4/p4pp1/5rk1/5r2/4p2R/1P2PqP1/P4P2/5RK1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qxg3+ w/Rxf1+ R6f2+ Rh1+ & f5# ]

c)
White Mates in 8. Horvath vs Franz Nagl, Eger, 1986
6R1/1rk4r/p1p1q3/Pp1p1p2/1P1Q1P2/K3P3/8/6R1 w - - 0 1
[ R1g7+ Rxg7 Qxg7+ Qd7 Qe5+ ]

d)
White Mates in 3. Horvath vs Peter Lukacs, Debrecen, 1988
3r4/7p/2RN2k1/4n2q/P2p4/3P2P1/4p1P1/5QK1 w - - 0 1
[ Ne8+ ]

e)
Horvath vs Attila Kiss, Budapest, 1989
1r5k/4bprp/pq6/6P1/Pp1Np3/3P4/P4Q1R/2K4R w - - 0 1
[ Rxh7+ Rxh7 Rxh7+ Kxh7 Qxf7+ Kh8 g6 ]

f)
Horvath vs M Natter, simul, 1990
r1b1k1nr/ppppbppp/5q2/8/3Q4/2N1B3/PPP1PPPP/R3KB1R w - - 0 1
[ Nd5 ]

g)
Horvath vs Hung Fioramonti, Mitropa Cup, 1990
1r4k1/1p1qnRbn/p2p2p1/2pPp1Pp/2P1N2P/5QN1/PP1B4/2K5 w - - 0 1
[ Nxh5 if gxh5 g6 threatening Rxg7+ & Qf7+ ]



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