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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Sune Berg Hansen.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.

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

a)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Miroslaw Grabarczyk, Aarhus, 1990
3q2k1/5pp1/3P3p/1p1N4/p7/P6P/1P3nP1/2R3K1 w - - 1 0
[ Rc8 ]

b)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Uffe Vinter-Schou, Lyngby, 1991
r2q3k/p4p1p/1p1p1N2/4rb2/2PnP3/P2B4/6PP/R3QRK1 w - - 1 0
[ Qc3 ]

c)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Michal Konopka, Gistrup, 1992
1rb2nk1/p4pbp/1p2r1p1/1Bp1P1B1/4Q3/5N2/1q3PPP/R4RK1 w - - 1 0
[ Rfb1 Qc3 Bd2 ]

d)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Tim Broome, Moscow, 1994
r4nnk/p3rp1p/6p1/1Bp1p3/Pp2P3/4NP2/1PP3PP/R4R1K w - - 1 0
[ Nd5 if Rb7 Bc6 ]

e)
White mates in 3.
Sune Berg Hansen vs Ralf Akesson, Goteborg, 1998
5rk1/1Q3Rbp/4p1p1/8/8/p5P1/1q5P/5R1K w - - 1 0
[ Rxf8+ ]

Sune Berg Hansen puzzles, pt. ii.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Nebojsa Nikcevic, Koszalin, 1998
2br4/r7/3p1pk1/2pN3p/8/pP3P1P/P3R1P1/4R1K1 w - - 1 0
[ Ne7+ Kf7 Nc6 ]

b)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Erling Mortensen, Copenhagen, 1999
1qr3rk/5ppp/8/p1n1Pp1N/Pp5Q/1P5P/2PR2P1/3R3K w - - 1 0
[ Nf6 if gxf6 Qxf6+ Rg7 Rd8+ ]

c)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Michael Hoffmann, Germany, 1999
r4rk1/p5p1/bp2ppqp/4Bn2/3P3P/2P1R2Q/P1B2PP1/R5K1 w - - 1 0
[ Bd6 if Rf7 Rxe6 ]

d)
Sune Berg Hansen vs Jens Ove Fries-Nielsen, Germany, 2004
r5nR/5pkB/8/3p2p1/bp1N2P1/4r3/PKP5/3R4 w - - 1 0
[ Rxg8+ Rxg8 Nf5+ ]

e)
White mates in 3.
Sune Berg Hansen vs Joachim Wintzer, Germany, 2006
2rr1b2/p5pk/1qp1Q2n/4B3/3P4/7R/PP3PPP/6K1 w - - 1 0
[ Rxh6+ ]


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