Weekly chess study #17 – Vasily Platov study solution

Weekly chess studies #17:

Vasily Platov study

A beautiful study on a familiar theme – the chase and the fork of the Black King and Queen.

Can you spot it?

White to play and win

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Weekly chess study # 17 – Vasily Platov study

Weekly chess studies #17:

Vasily Platov study

A beautiful study on a familiar theme – the chase and the fork of the Black King and Queen.

Can you spot it?

White to play and win

 

Weekly chess study #16 – Oleg Pervakov study solution

Weekly chess studies #16:

Oleg Pervakov study

White to play and win

Solution:

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Weekly chess study # 16 – Oleg Pervakov study

Weekly chess studies #16:

Oleg Pervakov study

We have already found out that Yochanan Afek is highly respected author in the chess composing community (see his studies here and here).

Apart from being a composer himself, he is also an organiser and the judge in the composing tournaments. Today, we are going to take a look at a brilliant study by Oleg Pervakov, which won the 2nd place in the Afek 64 tournament held in 2016.

White to play and win

Weekly chess studies # 15 – Yonathan Afek study solution

Weekly chess studies #15:

Yochanan Afek study

Pawn endgames are easy, they said? How does White convert his advantage here (the solution is far from obvious) .

White to play and win

Solution:

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