Here are some chess puzzles from the games of John Emms.
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)
Emms vs Sandor Fodre, Paris, 1990
2R2rk1/6pp/p2P1p2/4n3/pP6/8/6PP/5BK1 w - - 0 1
[ Bc4+ if Nxc4 d7 ]

b)
Emms vs Paul Byway, Eastbourne, 1991
2r2k2/pp3pp1/6qr/3N3p/3p3P/4Q3/P3BPP1/K2R4 w - - 0 1
[ Qe7+ w/Qd7 & Ne7 ]



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