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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Razvan Preotu.
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)
Razvan Preotu vs Egidijus Zeromskis, Aurora, 2014
rn1r2k1/pp3pbp/4b1p1/2Pnp3/8/1PN1B3/P4PPP/3RKBNR w K - 1 0
[ Bc4 if Nc6 Bxd5 ]

b)
Razvan Preotu vs Vasif Durarbeyli, Saint Louis, 2014
2r3k1/5pp1/2bp4/5Pqr/3R4/P4P1R/1PPQ2P1/1K6 w - - 1 0
[ Qxg5 Rxg5 Rdh4 ]

c)
Black mates in 4.
Jason Cao vs Razvan Preotu, Kitchener, 2015
8/1R2p3/p7/2N2pp1/P1b3k1/4K3/1PP4r/8 b - - 0 1
[ ...e5 if Nd3 f4+ ]

d)
John Fedorowicz vs Razvan Preotu, Kitchener, 2015
3k4/1b2b3/1p2Qn2/pP1PpBp1/P2q4/2N1B3/1KP5/8 b - - 0 1
[ ...Ba3+ Ka2 Qc4+ Kxa3 Qxc3+ Ka2 Bxd5+ ]

e)
Razvan Preotu vs Gil Popilski, Calgary, 2016
2br2k1/4qppp/p1Q1p3/6P1/N7/1P5P/P3rP2/K2R2R1 w - - 1 0
[ Nc3 Rxf2 Rxd8+ Qxd8 Rd1 if Qf8 Qc7 ]


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