Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Maxim Turov.
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. Turov vs Tamas Pikler, Finland, 1995
2n5/p6R/6p1/7b/2BbP2k/6N1/3B2KP/r7 w - - 0 1
[ Rxh5+ gxh5 Nf5+ ]

b)
White Mates in 4. Turov vs Julian Estrada Nieto, Budapest, 1996
r6r/pp2pk1p/1n3b2/5Q1N/8/3B4/q4PPP/3RR1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxe7+ Kxe7 Qxf6+ Kd7 Bf5+ ]

c)
Turov vs Peter Acs, Budapest, 1997
2b1k3/2p2q2/np1P1p2/3Qp1p1/4P3/2P1BPP1/5KB1/8 w - - 0 1
[ d7+ if Qxd7 Qg8+ Ke7 Qg7+ Kd6 Qxf6+ ]

d)
Turov vs Vitaly Kushchenko, Kolontaevo, 1997
2rr2k1/1p1npp1p/p2n1bp1/3N4/3BqP2/P6P/BP1RQ1P1/5R1K w - - 0 1
[ Bxf6 if exf6 or Nxf6 Ne7+ ]

e)
Rund Bosch vs Maxim Turov, Helmond, 2012
2kr1br1/pp2pp1p/2p2p2/7q/2PP1Bb1/1P3N2/P3QPPP/2KR2R1 b - - 0 1
[ ...e5 if Bg3 Ba3+ Kb1 e4 or if dxe5 Ba3+ Kc2 Qf5+ ]



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