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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Alejandro Ramirez.
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)
Alejandro Ramirez vs Chau Sau Ming, Bled, 2002
4k3/1p1q1pBp/4p1n1/pn1p4/7r/2P3Q1/2P1RP1P/5KR1 w - - 0 1
[ Qb8+ if Ke7 Rxg6 or if Qd8 Qxd8+ Kxd8 Bf6+ ]

b)
Alejandro Ramirez vs Valerij Nazarov, Heraklio, 2002
rN4k1/2q2rpp/p4p2/4pb2/8/8/Q1P2PPP/1R1R2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rb7 ]

c)
Alejandro Ramirez vs Irisberto Herrera, Habana, 2003
r3qrk1/6pp/pB1b1p2/Pb1Np3/8/5P2/1P3QPP/2RR3K w - - 0 1
[ Bc7 if Bxc7 Nxc7 or if Be7 Nxe7 Qxe7 Bd6 or if Qe6 Qb6 ]

d)
Alejandro Ramirez vs Peter Kokol, Pula, 2007
rn1q1rk1/pp1bppbp/6p1/2pn2N1/Q7/P1N3P1/1P1PPPBP/R1B2RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Qh4 if h6 Nxf7 Rxf7 Bxd5 or if Nf6 Bxb7 ]

e)
White mates in 3.
Alejandro Ramirez vs Nenad Ristovic, Mesa, 2009
6k1/pR2p2p/q5p1/3P1p2/6b1/5N2/5PPP/B2B2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rb8+ ]

f)
Alejandro Ramirez vs Michael Brown, Orlando, 2011
1r4qk/5p1b/1n3Pr1/p1pp2NQ/Pn5P/3P2P1/5PB1/1R2R1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nxf7+ Qxf7 Re7 Qg8 f7 Qf8 Qe5+ Rg7 Qxb8 ]

1f)
Alejandro Ramirez vs Michael Brown


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