Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Suri Vaibhav.
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 2.
Suri Vaibhav vs Bartu Ersoz, Kemer, 2007
r1bk3r/pp1nb1Np/1q1p4/3n4/4PP2/8/PPP3PP/R1BQK2R w KQ - 1 0
[ Ne6+ Ke8 Qh5# ]

b)
Suri Vaibhav vs M Panchanathan, Nagpur, 2008
6k1/5ppp/2p2q2/p1Q1p3/2n1P3/2r3P1/5PKP/R3N3 w - - 1 0
[ Qb4 ]

c)
Suri Vaibhav vs Friso Nijboer, Haarlem, 2011
r4q2/3k1p1Q/p2p2r1/1p1Np3/4P1b1/PN6/1PP4P/1K4R1 w - - 1 0
[ Rxg4 Rxg4 Qf5+ ]

d)
Suri Vaibhav vs Meisam Abed, Durban, 2014
r4rk1/ppp2ppp/2nb1q2/3p3b/3P4/2PB1NPP/PP1B1P2/R2QR1K1 w - - 1 0
[ g4 if Bg6 Bg5 ]

e)
Konstantin Borsuk vs Suri Vaibhav, Alushta, 2009
3r2k1/p1r2pp1/Bp4qp/3p4/3P1n2/P1N2P1b/1P1Q1RPP/1R4K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rxc3 if Ra1 Bxg2 Rxg2 Nxg2 bxc3 Nh4+ ]

f)
Black mates in 3.
Jarod Pamatmat vs Suri Vaibhav, Kemer, 2009
2r3k1/6pp/1p6/p3Pp2/3Q1P2/1Pr2qPP/P2R4/4K1R1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Re3+ ]

g)
Federico Boscolo vs Suri Vaibhav, Durban, 2014
6k1/pp3pp1/3Np2p/3nPP2/6R1/6KP/PP1Q2P1/r5q1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Ne3 Rf4 Nf1+ ]




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