Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Hans Renette.
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)
Hans Renette vs Glen De Schampheleire, Gent, 2008
r1b2rk1/3nppbp/ppq3p1/2ppP3/P2P4/2N1P3/1PP1B1PP/R1BQ1RK1 w - - 1 0
[ Nxd5 if Qxd5 or Re8 Bf3 ]

b)
White mates in 5.
Hans Renette vs Luc Saligo, Geraardsbergen, 2010
r1B3k1/5p2/pp3Ppp/6Q1/8/1P6/Pq2r2P/2RR2K1 w - - 1 0
[ Rd8+ if Kh7 Rh8+ ]

c)
Stephane Schabanel vs Hans Renette, Avoine, 2006
2r1k3/1bqp1pp1/p3p3/5Prn/PB5p/2PB3P/1P1RQRP1/6K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Nf4 if Qe3 Rg3 or if Qf1 Nxh3+ ]

d)
Black mates in 3.
Bruno De Jonghe vs Hans Renette, Belgium, 2007
5rk1/1R3ppp/2q5/p1N1P3/4QP1b/3r4/1P4PP/2R3K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qxc5+ ]






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