Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Albert Becker.
White to move and win except where noted.

Solutions are between the brackets under each puzzle.
Drag your cursor from one bracket to the other.

a)
Becker vs Siegbert Tarrasch, Breslau, 1925
6rk/pp3Rpp/2pQ2qP/2P5/8/2P1P3/8/2K5 w - - 0 1
[ hxg7+ Rxg7 Qb8+ Rg8 Qe5+ ]



b) White Mates in 4. Becker vs Eduard Glass, Vienna, 1928
rk6/N4ppp/Qp2q3/3p4/8/8/5PPP/2R3K1 w - - 0 1

c)
Becker vs Hans Kmoch, Vienna, 1932
2r3r1/1pp1Q1pk/3P3p/2P2q2/3pN3/6RP/5PP1/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rf3 Qg6 d7 w/Nf6+ ]

d)
Becker vs Eduard Glass, Vienna, 1934
r1bq1rk1/pp1pbppp/4pn2/1N6/1PP2B2/P7/2Q1PPPP/R3KB1R w - - 0 1
[ Bc7 w/Nd6 ]

e)
Becker vs Leopold Lenner, Vienna, 1934
r1r5/p2k1p1p/4p3/1p1pPp2/4qP1P/3R2P1/PPPQ4/1K1R4 w - - 0 1
[ b3 if a5 a3 w/Re1 ]

f)
Becker vs Hansen Norman, Munich, 1936
r1bq1rk1/p1p1bppp/1p2pn2/6B1/3P4/3B1N2/PPP1QPPP/R3K2R w - - 0 1
[ Bxf6 w/Qe4 ]

g)
White Mates in 6. Becker vs Geza Fuster, Vienna, 1936
r2k2r1/8/p1bPRpp1/3p2qp/7Q/P2B2BP/5PPK/8 w - - 0 1
[ Qb4 Qxg3+ fxg3 Kc8 Qb6 ]

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