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

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


a)
Vaisser vs Oleg Romanishin, Sochi, 1983
4r2k/pb1qN1bp/1p1P1pp1/2p5/2P2B2/5PP1/P2Q2KP/4R3 w - - 0 1
[ Nxg6+ w/Rxe8+ & d7 ]

b)
Vaisser vs Jaan Ehlvest, Sverdlovsk, 1984
r3bqk1/1pb2pp1/p1n1p2p/6N1/1PB3Q1/P3P3/1B3PPP/3R2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nxe6 fxe6 Qxe6+ Bf7 Qxf7+ Qxf7 Bxf7+ Kxf7 Rd7+ ]

c)
Vaisser vs Veniamen Shtyrenkov, Sevastopol, 1986
r2qrk2/1b3ppB/p1pb3p/1p1nN3/3P4/1P4BP/P1Q2PP1/R4RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Nxf7 if Kxf7 Qg6+ mates ]

d)
White Mates in 8. Vaisser vs Smbat Lputian, Sochi, 1985
2r1bk2/R7/3RP2p/5p2/p1P3p1/8/6P1/7K w - - 0 1
[ Rd8 Rxd8 e7+ ]

e)
White Mates in 4. Vaisser vs Evgeni Vasiukov, Bhilwara, 1987
8/1p5p/p2p1Qbk/2pP4/4N3/1P5P/P4P1K/3q4 w - - 0 1
[ Qf8+ Kh5 Ng3+ Kg5 f4+ Kh4 Qe7# ]



Vaisser Puzzles, Part II. White to move and win except where noted.
a)
White Mates in 4. Vaisser vs Byron Jacobs, Cappelle la Grande, 1987
3q4/8/r1b4Q/2P2kp1/p2p4/P7/1P5P/4R1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Qe6+ w/h3 ]

b)
White Mates in 5. Vaisser vs Lars Bo Hansen, Berlin, 1988
2r1Nk1r/1p3p2/6n1/3pP1Q1/3q4/P5P1/7R/5R1K w - - 0 1
[ Rxf7+ Kxf7 Nd6+ Ke6 Qf5+ Ke7 Qf7+ Kd8 Nxb7# ]

c)
Vaisser vs Andreas Mutzner, Mendrisio, 1989
rnb1kb1r/pp4pp/2p2p2/3p1p2/3P4/P1NBP3/1qP2PPP/R2QK1NR w - - 0 1
[ Na4 ]

d)
Vaisser vs Niaz Murshed, Palma de Majorca, 1989
r1b1kb1r/p2n2p1/2p4p/1pP1p3/4q2N/1B6/PP3PPP/R1BQ1RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Qh5+ w/Ng6 ]

e)
Vaisser vs Stefan Mohr, San Bernadino Brocco, 1989
5kr1/p5bR/1p2p2B/3q1p2/3P4/4Q1K1/P4PP1/8 w - - 0 1
[ Qa3+ w/ Qxa7+ ]

f)
Vaisser vs Marco Lantini, Rome, 1990
r4k1r/2q2ppp/p2Rp3/1pnbP3/6Q1/2P1B3/P1B2PPP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Qb4 if Rc8 Qxc5 ]

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