Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa.
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 3.
R Praggnanandhaa vs Raunak Sadhwani, Porto Carras, 2015
rnQ4N/1p4pp/p4q2/k2p4/2n2B2/8/P1P2PPP/1R4K1 w - - 1 0
[ Qc5+ b5 Bc7+ Nb6 Qb4# ]

b)
R Praggnanandhaa vs Alexander Krastev, Porto Carras, 2015
5r1k/2pqb1pp/1r3p2/1Pp1pN2/p1P2n2/P2P1Q1P/5PP1/B2RR1K1 w - - 1 0
[ Nxe7 Qxe7 Qxf4 ]

c)
White mates in 2.
R Praggnanandhaa vs Shah Manush, Mumbai, 2016
1q2r3/5k2/p1p1rp1Q/2b5/6p1/1BB4P/PPP2P2/3R3K w - - 1 0
[ Qxf6+ ]

d)
R Praggnanandhaa vs Niek Oostvogels, Vlissingen, 2017
r1b1k2r/pp3ppp/2nQpn2/8/1qp5/2N3P1/PP2PPBP/R1B2RK1 w kq - 1 0
[ Bxc6+ ]

e)
R Praggnanandhaa vs Mert Erdogdu, Barcelona, 2017
2kr4/p1q3pp/4p1p1/1p1P2b1/1B4P1/2Q5/PPP2r2/1K1R3R w - - 1 0
[ Qxc7+ Kxc7 Ba5+ ]

f)
R Praggnanandhaa vs Mohammad Nubairshah Shaikh, Tarvisio, 2017
6k1/3r1q2/p4Bp1/5n1p/4Q3/7P/5PP1/4R1K1 w - - 1 0
[ Qa8+ ]

g)
Michael Dougherty vs R Praggnanandhaa, Reykjavik, 2017
3k4/1pp3p1/pnr3b1/2q3Pp/7P/PQ1BPp2/1P1B1P2/1K5R b - - 0 1
[ ...Qc4 ]




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