Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Marina Nechaeva.
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.
Marina Nechaeva vs Etery Kublashvili, Serpukhov, 2003
r1r4k/q4pbp/5Bp1/p2P4/Ppb1N3/7P/3Q1PP1/2RR2K1 w - - 1 0
[ Qh6 Rg8 Ng5 ]

b)
White mates in 4.
Marina Nechaeva vs Alexandra Nazarova, Nojabrsk, 2005
4brk1/2q2pb1/r3pn2/p2pN1N1/2pP4/6PQ/P1B2P2/4RK1R w - - 1 0
[ Ng4 ]

c)
White mates in 3.
Marina Nechaeva vs Tsveta Galunova, Plovdiv, 2014
1br1r2k/1b1n1R1p/2p3pN/p2qP3/Pp4Q1/1P1B4/1B4PP/2R3K1 w - - 1 0
[ Rxh7+ Kxh7 Qxg6+ ]

d)
Black mates in 4.
Diana Dolgova vs Marina Nechaeva, Serpukhov, 1999
2k5/pp3ppp/8/5b2/nPP5/PK6/3r1PPP/R4B1R b - - 0 1
[ ...Bc2+ Ka2 Bd1+ Kb1 Nc3+ Kc1 Rc2# ]




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