Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Lars Bo Hansen.
White to move and win.

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


a)
Hansen vs Petter Fossan, Gausdal, 1986
8/4k3/1p1pP2p/pPpPpK2/P1P3P1/2B1b3/8/8 w - - 0 1
[ Bxa5 ]

b)
Hansen vs Bernard Spycher, Arnhem, 1987
4Rbk1/5p1p/qp4p1/8/P1r3QP/5N2/5PPK/8 w - - 0 1
[ Qd7 if Qxa4 Qe7 or if Kg7 Ng5 w/Ne6+ ]
Thx for the heads up, gogolprofond!

c)
Hansen vs Gyula Sax, Lugano, 1989
4r1k1/p4ppp/1p6/8/3p4/qP4PB/P3bP1P/1Q2R1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Bf1 if Qa6 Rxe2 Rxe2 Qd1 or if d3 Qxd3 ]



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