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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Jesse Kraai.
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)
Venlackeranen vs Kraai, USA, 1990
1r3rk1/n2p1pp1/7p/8/1PQ5/q3PN2/5PPP/2R2RK1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rbc8 ]

b)
Andrei Deev vs Kraai, Berlin, 1995
b6k/2r4p/4p3/Pp2Ppp1/8/1q1P4/Q5PP/R5BK b - - 0 1
[ ...Rc2 ]

c)
White Mates in 3. Kraai vs Andreas Peters, Germany, 1996
2rnk3/pq3p2/3P1Q1R/1p6/3P4/5P2/P1b1N1P1/5K2 w - - 0 1
[ d7+ ]

d)
Kraai vs Peter Enders, Germany, 1999
1bRrq1k1/5pp1/pp1r3p/1b1pN3/3P4/Q3P1PB/5P1P/2R3K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxb8 ]

e)
Robert Gardner vs Kraai, Edmonton, 2008
r4rk1/4ppbp/b2q1np1/1Np5/5P2/P4N2/1B1PQ1PP/R4RK1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Bxb5 if Qxb5 Rfb8 ]


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