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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Josef Rejfir.
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)
Josef Rejfir vs Erik Lundin, Hamburg, 1930
r2q1rk1/1bnnbppp/p7/1p1NP3/2p5/5N2/PPB1QPPP/R1BR2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Qe4 g6 Nxe7+ Qxe7 Qxb7 ]

b)
White mates in 5.
Josef Rejfir vs Itzhak Vistinietzki, Hamburg, 1930
r1b2rk1/5ppp/2NNpn2/1p6/1p2P3/P4P2/6PP/3RK2R w - - 0 1
[ Ne7+ Kh8 Nxf7+ ]

c)
White mates in 5.
Josef Rejfir vs Josef Lokvenc, Prague, 1955
3r2k1/pqn3n1/3p4/1p1Ppr2/8/2N2P2/PP1Q1N1R/1K4R1 w - - 0 1
[ Rh8+ Kf7 Rxg7+ Kxg7 Qh6+ ]

d)
Josef Rejfir vs Jindrich Trapl, Kosice, 1961
1q4r1/R1n1k1bQ/3p1R2/2pPp1P1/4P3/8/1r1B1P2/4K3 w - - 0 1
[ Rxc7+ Qxc7 Qxg8 Bxf6 gxf6 if Kxf6 Bg5# ]

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