5 Tactical Positions to Solve Today – Part 2

Yury Markushin
Category: Problems
Tags: chess, tactics
5 Tactical Positions to Solve Today – Part 2

Today we continue our series of real-life chess tactics. In order to solve these problems you need to deeply understand what’s going on in a position. Some of the problems do not end with a checkmate, but it may be possible to win significant amount of material which literally guarantees a win. Also most of the problems have more than one main line. Take a careful look at the problems, and find all variations.




Game 1

position 1

Black to move and win

Game 2

position 2

White to move and win

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Game 3


position 3

White to move and win

Game 4


tposition 4

Black to move and win

Game 5


position 5

White to move and win


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Updated 04.05.2023