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### Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Leinier Dominguez-Perez. 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)
White Mates in 5. Dominguez-Perez vs Johan Hellberg, Cannes, 1997
3r1rk1/qb2Rppp/pp6/n2P4/1Q6/3B1N2/PPP3PP/1K5R w - - 0 1
[ Bxh7+ Kh8 Qh4 g6 Qh6 ]

b)
Dominguez-Perez vs Rogelio Gomez Lopez, Marina d'Or, 1998
2r2rk1/1pqn1ppp/p2p1b2/3P1B2/P2B1R2/8/1PPQ2PP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Bxf6 if gxf6 Rg4+ mates ]

c)
White Mates in 3. Dominguez-Perez vs Carlos Muiz, Candas, 1999
1Q6/3r4/q1k1bP1p/1pBp1p2/3P4/8/1P4PP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rc1 ]

d)
White Mates in 6. Dominguez-Perez vs Ramon Mateo, Lisbon, 2000
2r4k/1q3p1p/p4P1b/4p1N1/8/7P/P3Q1P1/3R3K w - - 0 1
[ Qh5 if Bxg5 Qxg5 Rg8 Qxg8+ ]

e)
Dominguez-Perez vs Leonid Kritz, Oropesa, 2000
r7/p2k1p1r/1p2pQ1p/3pP3/3P1N1R/1nP5/q4PP1/3RK3 w - - 0 1
[ Nxd5 if Re8 Qf3 ]

Dominguez-Perez Puzzles, Part II. White to move and win except where noted.
a)
White Mates in 6. Dominguez-Perez vs Darryl Johansen, Bled, 2002
3r1rk1/p4p2/5P2/1q5p/3p2pQ/PP4RP/1P4P1/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxg4+ ]

b)
Dominguez-Perez vs Jose Fernando Cubas, Turin, 2006
3n3r/kb3r2/p3pnp1/1p1p2B1/q1pP2Pp/P1P2N1P/2P2PR1/R1QB2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Ne5 if Rff8 Nxg6 ]

c)
White Mates in 3. Dominguez-Perez vs Artur Jussupow, Turin, 2006
4r1k1/pp1q3p/2n1NBb1/3pP1Q1/2pP2P1/2P2P2/5K2/7R w - - 0 1
[ Qxg6+ ]

d)
Dominguez-Perez vs Eduardo Iturrizaga, Dresden, 2008
3q2k1/7p/bprNp1p1/4n3/p1P5/4B3/P1P1Q1PP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Bh6 if Rxd6 Qxe5 Qe7 Qg5 ]

e)
Dominguez-Perez vs Dmitry Jakovenko, Moscow, 2009
r2n1rk1/1ppn1ppp/p2q4/1Pb1p2b/P1B5/B1PP1N1P/3N1PP1/R2QR1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Ne4 if Qb6 a5 w/b6 or if Qe7 Nxc5 w/d4 ]

Dominguez-Perez Puzzles, Part III.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Judit Polgar vs Lenier Dominguez, Khanty Mansyisk, 2011
6k1/4q2p/3p2p1/2bP1p2/1PB2Q2/6P1/R5KP/4r3 b - - 0 1
[ ...Be3 Qf3 Rg1+ Kh3 Qg5 ]

b)
Black mates in 5.
Gata Kamsky vs Lenier Dominguez, Beijing, 2011
5r1k/6b1/6qp/PpNP3r/1Q1B2P1/3R1pK1/8/5R2 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qd6+ if Kf2 Qh2+ ]

c)
Black mates in 3.
Richard Rapport vs Lenier Dominguez, Wijk aan Zee, 2014
1R2r1k1/Q7/2p5/2Np1p1p/2P5/2PP4/P2Kbq2/8 b - - 0 1
[ ...Bxd3+ if Kxd3 Qe2+ ]

d)
White mates in 4.
Lenier Dominguez vs B Adhiban, Monzon, 2016
r1qk4/2p2Q2/pp2r3/2p1B3/P3P3/1P1P4/2P4P/5R1K w - - 1 0
[ Rg1 Qd7 Rg8+ Re8 Rxe8+ Qxe8 Qxc7# ]

e)
White mates in 2.
Lenier Dominguez vs David Navara, Saint Louis, 2017
r5rk/3R2p1/4p2p/p3P1NQ/1p3P2/2p4K/2P3PP/4q3 w - - 1 0
[ 1.Qxh6+ ]

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