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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Adolf Georg Olland.
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 5.
Adolf Georg Olland vs Heinrich Wolf, Hannover, 1902
3brr1k/2p4q/p1p2n1Q/3pN3/2P5/1P4R1/PB3PPP/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Ng6+ Kg8 Ne7+ Kh8 Bxf6+ ]

b)
Dawid Janowski vs Adolf Georg Olland, Carlsbad, 1907
r2r2k1/1p2qppp/2n5/pNbnp3/2B5/PP2PP2/1BQ2P1P/R4RK1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Nxe3 w/...Bxe3+ & ...Rd2 ]

c)
Adolf Georg Olland vs GJ van Gleder, Utrecht, 1915
r6k/2p2p1p/p5r1/2q1pb1N/7Q/6PP/P4P2/3RR1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rd8+ if Rxd8 Qxd8+ Rg8 Qf6+ mates ]

d)
GJ van Gleder vs Adolf Georg Olland, Utrecht, 1915
5r1k/p1p1q3/3p3p/2p1b3/Q2R1p1P/1BP2Pp1/P1PK2P1/4r1BR b - - 0 1
[ ...Rxg1 Rxg1 Bxd4 if Re1 Bxc3+ ]

Adolf Georg Olland Puzzles, Part II.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
GJ van Gleder vs Adolf Georg Olland, Utrecht, 1915
r4rk1/pp3ppp/2pp4/4n3/B2bPPq1/2NP1P2/PPPQK2P/5R1R b - - 0 1
[ ...Nxf3 ]

b)
Adolf Georg Olland vs Max Marchand, Utrecht, 1917
2qr2k1/rp2b1pp/p1P2n2/1P1p1p2/3Pp3/PQ5P/1B2BPP1/2R2RK1 w - - 0 1
[ b6 w/cxb7 & Rc7 ]

c)
Richard Reti vs Adolf Georg Olland, Utrecht, 1920
1k1r4/ppp3R1/4r3/2Q1np1P/4q3/1P6/PBPP4/2KR4 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rc6 if Rxc7 Rxc5 ]

d)
White mates in 3.
Adolf Georg Olland vs Max Euwe, Utrecht, 1921
4rk2/2pQ1p2/2p2B2/2P1P2q/1b4R1/1P6/r5PP/2R3K1 w - - 0 1
[ Bg7+ ]

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