Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Zoltan Ribli.
White to move and win except where noted.

Solutions are between the brackets under each puzzle.
Drag your cursor from one bracket to the other.


a)
Ribli vs Artur Hennings, Forssa, 1972
r5k1/b1R2rpp/p7/1p6/2n1R1P1/1B4BP/P4P2/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rexc4 ]

b)
White Mates in 5. Ribli vs Pavlos Gesos, Budapest, 1975
5RB1/6p1/7p/6kP/1p6/1n1r2PK/5P2/8 w - - 0 1
[ f4+ Kxh5 Bf7+ g6 Rg8 ]

c)
Ribli vs Kick Langeweg, Amsterdam, 1978
1rb2rk1/5ppp/1p2p3/2Q5/8/2PB2P1/P3PPKP/1RBq4 w - - 0 1
[ Qxf8+ ]

d)
Zombor Erdelyi vs Zoltan Ribli, Hungary, 2017
6k1/1q3p1p/6p1/8/5P2/6P1/r2R3P/3Q2K1 b - - 0 1
[ 1...Qa7+ if 2.Kg2 Qd4 or if 2.Kh1 Ra1 ]

e)
Jan Timman vs Zoltan Ribli, Platja d'Aro, 2017
4r1k1/1p3p1p/6p1/p3B3/5P2/1P2r1Pb/P4R1P/3R2K1 b - - 0 1
[ 1...f6 if 2.Bxf6 Re1+ ]



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