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

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

a)
White Mates in 4. Milic vs Oleg Neikirch, Novi Sad, 1945
3r4/pk3pq1/Nb2p2p/3n4/2QP4/6P1/1P3PBP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Rc1 Qxd4 Qc6+ Kxa6 Ra1+ Qa4 Rxa4# ]

b)
Black Mates in 4. Miroslav Filip vs Milic, Zagreb, 1955
5rk1/pR6/3Q4/2pPnp1p/P3p2q/4P1N1/5Pp1/6K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Nf3+ Kxg2 Qh2+ Kf1 Qg1+ Ke2 Qe1# ]

c)
Milic vs Mato Damjanovic, Sarajevo, 1961
4qbk1/5rp1/p4RQp/1p5N/2pB4/P1Pn3P/1P4P1/7K w - - 0 1
[ Rxf7 w/Nf6+ ]

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