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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Shant Sargsyan.
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)
Shant Sargsyan vs Kirill Shubin, Jermuk, 2017
8/1p2kp2/2p1q1p1/2n5/p1P2Q1P/P5P1/1P2r1BK/5R2 w - - 1 0
[ Qg5+ Kf8 Qxc5 ]

b)
White mates in 4.
Shant Sargsyan vs Artur Davtyan, Yerevan, 2018
2rr4/3qbp2/2b1p3/p4kP1/8/PP2RN1P/1B3P2/3Q2K1 w - - 1 0
[ Nh4+ Kxg5 Re5+ f5 Qg4+ ]

c)
White mates in 3.
Shant Sargsyan vs Dante Beukes, Internet, 2020
r2b4/1R6/3N1k2/4N3/3P1P2/2PKP3/1P6/r7 w - - 1 0
[ Ne8+ if Ke6 Ng7+ or if Kf5 Ng7+ ]

d)
Black mates in 3.
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov vs Shant Sargsyan, Internet, 2020
4q1k1/pb3Np1/1p2pP2/8/3Q3B/Pn1K4/1P3P1P/4rBR1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qb5+ Qc4 Be4 ]

e)
White mates in 6.
Shant Sargsyan vs Ivan Martic, Belgrade, 2021
kr6/p5p1/1n2pp1p/Q1Rb3P/3P1qP1/1R6/P3BP2/6K1 w - - 1 0
[ Qxa7+ Kxa7 Ra3+ Kb7 Ba6+ Ka7 Bc8+ ]

f)
Shant Sargsyan vs Vladimir Egin, Tashkent, 2021
3r2k1/pppr1ppp/1nq1p3/4P3/3PP2n/PPN3R1/6P1/2Q2RBK w - - 1 0
[ d5 if exd5 Rf6 ]

g)
Shant Sargsyan vs Mahammad Muradli, Tashkent, 2021
2r2rk1/4bppp/p3pn2/q1n1N3/1p3B2/2N2QP1/PP2PPKP/R2R4 w - - 1 0
[ Nc4 ]

1e)
mate in 6
Shant Sargsyan vs Ivan Martic


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