Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Andrei Kharlov.
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)
White Mates in 4. Kharlov vs Vladimir Chuchelov, Khabarovsk, 1990
1r4k1/2p3Pp/8/r2ppNP1/2Q5/q4P2/1P5R/1K6 w - - 0 1
[ Nh6+ Kxg7 Qxc7+ ]

b)
Kharlov vs Sarhan Guliev, Cheliabinsk, 1991
3r2k1/p1rqnpp1/1p2bp1p/8/3P4/2P1NB2/PQ3PPP/R3R1K1 w - - 0 1
[ d5 Bf5 d6 ]

c)
Kharlov vs Istvan Csom, Bern, 1992
r1b1k2r/pp3ppp/n3pn2/1Nbq4/3Q4/2P1B3/PP3PPP/R3KBNR w - - 0 1
[ Qxc5 ]



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