"Tactics in the Queen's Gambit" by wtharvey.com



Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Kaiyu Ning.
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)
Kaiyu Ning vs Qiwei Wu, Shijiazhuang, 2015
r1bqkb1r/1p3ppp/p1np1n2/3Np3/4P3/1N2B1P1/PPP2PBP/R2QK2R w KQkq - 1 0
[ Bb6 if Qd7 Nc7+ ]

b)
White mates in 2.
Kaiyu Ning vs Yi Zhu, Shijiazhuang, 2016
r1b1k2r/1p2Pppp/p7/2qNQ3/8/5B2/PPp3PP/3R1K2 w kq - 1 0
[ Nf6+ ]

c)
Yu Hao Liao vs Kaiyu Ning, Shenzhen, 2016
r4rk1/ppnq2p1/2pb2Qp/3p4/3P2P1/1PN2N1P/P1PB1PK1/R7 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rf6 Qh5 Raf8 ]

d)
Kaiyu Ning vs Zhaoyi Jiang, Beijing, 2017
4n3/p2r1kpp/bp2p3/2n1Ppq1/2P2N2/B4PP1/P2Q3P/3R1BK1 w - - 1 0
[ Qxd7+ Nxd7 Rxd7+ Kg8 Re7 ]

1d)
Kaiyu Ning vs Zhaoyi Jiang

Kaiyu Ning puzzles, pt. ii.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
White mates in 4.
Kaiyu Ning vs Alicia Randrianarimanana, Porto Carras, 2018
4r3/1n1q3k/np1p1B1r/pNpPp2R/P1P1Pp2/5P2/1P2K3/6Q1 w - - 1 0
[ Qg5 Rxh5 Qxh5+ Kg8 Qh8+ ]

b)
Xianglin Liu vs Kaiyu Ning, Tianjin, 2018
2r3k1/2r2pp1/1p2p2p/8/1p1PqN1P/pPn2QP1/P1R1PP2/2R3K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qxf3 exf3 Ne2+ ]

c)
Black mates in 5.
Martyna Wikar vs Kaiyu Ning, Porto Carras, 2018
8/1pk5/4r1p1/p1pR3p/P1P2p2/1P4bK/2B3P1/8 b - - 0 1
[ ...Re1 Rd1 g5 if Rxe1 g4# ]

d)
Black mates in 2.
Anish Mariappan vs Kaiyu Ning, Internet, 2020
8/pp4p1/4k2p/4np1P/2P1pK2/1P1r4/PR3PP1/8 b - - 0 1
[ ...g5+ ]

2b)
Xianglin Liu vs Kaiyu Ning


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