Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Alexander Huzman.
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)
Huzman vs Alexander Graf, Tashkent, 1987
7r/p2pk1q1/1p2p3/2b2p2/2P2B2/1P2PQP1/P5K1/3R4 w - - 0 1
[ Rxd7+ ]

b)
Huzman vs Boris Taborov, Belgorod, 1989
2nbrnk1/pp2q1p1/6QB/3Pp1N1/2P5/1P5P/P5P1/5R1K w - - 0 1
[ Rxf8+ if Kxf8 Qf5+ & if Qf6 Nh7+ ]

c)
White Mates in 5. Huzman vs Ivica Raicevic, Kecskemet, 1989
1n5k/r3q1pp/b2N4/p1pQ4/2PP4/6P1/P5BP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Nf7+ Qxf7 Rxf7 Nd7 Qg5 ]

d)
Huzman vs Vadim Ruban, Antwerpen, 1993
7k/4R3/p2rb1p1/2p3Bp/P1Bn3P/8/1P4P1/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Bf4 w/Be5+ ]

e)
Huzman vs Ewan Kromhout, Yerevan, 1996
r3r2k/7p/5p2/3Q4/8/6RP/4q1P1/3R3K w - - 0 1
[ Qf7 if Qe7 Rg8+ & Qxe7 ]

f)
Huzman vs Garry Kasparov, Rethymnon, 2003
r1bq1rk1/2b2ppp/p4n2/3p1N2/1Pp5/2Q1PN2/P3BPPP/R2R2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxd5 w/Bxe4 ]



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