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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Alexander Fritz.
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 5.
Alexander Fritz vs NN, Germany, 1885
r1bq1bnr/pppp2np/4kp2/4N2Q/4P3/8/PPP2PPP/RNB1K2R w - - 0 1
[ Qf7+ Kd6 (if Kxe5 Qd5#) Nc4+ Kc5 Qd5+ ]

b)
Alexander Fritz vs Berthold Englisch, Frankfurt, 1887
6k1/1R6/5pp1/2p4p/P1K2P2/1P4r1/8/8 w - - 1 0
[ a5 Rg1 a6 Ra1 a7 ]

c)
Emil Schallopp vs Alexander Fritz, Coburg, 1904
r5k1/ppq1r1pp/8/2pP4/2P1nbB1/4R2P/P4PP1/2Q1NR1K b - - 0 1
[ Nxf2+ if Rxf2 Be3 ]

d)
Paul Johner vs Alexander Fritz, Dusseldorf, 1908
4r1k1/3Q3p/1p6/p3q3/P2N1p2/2B2P2/1P3KPP/8 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qe3+ Kf1 Qd3+ Kf2 Re2+ ]

e)
Jacques Mieses vs Alexander Fritz, Dusseldorf, 1908
r1b5/p3kp2/2p5/1p2p1q1/4PpPr/1BPQ3P/P1P2PK1/1R5R b - - 0 1
[ ...Bxg4 if hxg4 Qxg4+ or if Kf1 Rd8 ]

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