Puzzle #1

Black to move.

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Remember, you don’t have to win the game, not losing is better that losing!

Answer is coming tomorrow.

This Puzzle was copied from http://www.pogonina.com/

 

Daily Chess Problem

I’ve begun to notice that there isn’t much to post about the past month. So I’m starting a daily chess puzzle post on this site the problems are going to be generally ones made by other people. Though I might try to create a couple of puzzles. The answers will be posted the next day along with a new puzzle.

Enjoy!

L

RIP Mark Dvoretsky

Sept 26 2016 is a very tragic day for all chess players and enthusiasts. Today is the day that the great Mark Dvoretsky died. He was a great chess teacher, writer and player. His books have had great impact on the chess community. His writings have touched me greatly and I would like to share a quote by him;

It is not possible to become a great player without having learned how to analyse deeply and accurately. – Mark Dvortsky

Also… since we are chess players. Here’s a puzzle from one of his games:

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The solution is going to be posted on the next post.

RIP Mark Dvortsky, we will always remember you.