Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Stefan Mohr.
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)
White mates in 4.
Stefan Mohr vs Dietmar Fauth, Germany, 1986
r6k/pb5P/1p1b4/8/1P1p1N2/P5Q1/1q4PP/1B3RK1 w - - 1 0
[ Ng6+ Kxh7 Rf7+ Kg8 Ne5+ ]

b)
Stefan Mohr vs Rene Schwab , Aosta, 1988
r2qr1k1/pp5p/2b1pbpB/6N1/3P2Q1/Pn1B4/5PPP/R4RK1 w - - 1 0
[ Nxh7 ]

c)
White mates in 3.
Stefan Mohr vs Gyula Horvath, Budapest, 1988
6k1/p7/1p4p1/2rpQq2/8/2P3P1/PP4K1/7R w - - 1 0
[ Rh8+ Kf7 Rh7+ ]

d)
Stefan Mohr vs Gerardo Barbero, Budapest, 1988
3Q4/6kp/3nq1p1/4p1B1/4PpP1/7P/5PK1/8 w - - 1 0
[ Be7 ]

e)
White mates in 5.
Stefan Mohr vs Mathias Gerusel, Germany, 1988
6rk/4bQ1p/r1p3nB/p2nP3/8/P3P3/6PP/1R4K1 w - - 1 0
[ Rb8 if Bf8 Bxf8 Nxf8 Rxf8 or if Nf8 Bxf8 Bxf8 Rxf8 ]



Stefan Mohr Puzzles, Part II.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Stefan Mohr vs Wolfgang Eberlein, Baden-Baden, 1990
3r2k1/p4ppp/1p1P1n2/5N2/4qQ2/8/P4PPP/3R2K1 w - - 1 0
[ Qg5 ]

b)
White mates in 5.
Stefan Mohr vs Roland Schmaltz, Germany, 1995
5k2/1p3p1p/2n1rN2/4P1p1/5P2/2P4P/6P1/R5K1 w - - 1 0
[ Ra8+ ]

c)
Karl Robatsch vs Stefan Mohr, Budapest, 1988
1r4k1/8/4b1pp/4bp2/2Np4/3P1PP1/P1r1P1BP/R3BK2 b - - 0 1
[ ...Bxc4 dxc4 d3 ]

d)
Laszlo Zsinka vs Stefan Mohr, Budapest, 1988
6k1/3r1p1p/b1R1p1p1/8/1b2P3/4BP2/B5PP/6K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rd1+ Kf2 Be1+ ]

e)
Black mates in 5.
Daniel Schramm vs Stefan Mohr, Triberg, 1991
r7/1p3pk1/p2p2p1/P1pPn2r/4Pp1q/R1N2P1b/1PP1BR1P/4Q2K b - - 0 1
[ ...Bg2+ if Rxg2 Qxe1+ Rg1 Rxh2+ ]


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