Here are some chess problems taken from the games of Richard Réti.
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 3. Réti vs Saviely Tartakower, Vienna, 1910
rnb1kb1r/pp3ppp/2p5/4q3/4n3/3Q4/PPPB1PPP/2KR1BNR w - - 0 1
[ Qd8+ ]

b)
Réti vs Sergey Frydmann, Abbazia, 1912
r1b2qrk/ppp4p/1n1P2nQ/5p1N/2BP4/8/PPP3PP/4RRK1 w - - 0 1
[ Re8 ]

c)
Reti vs Rudolf Spielmann, Abbazia, 1912
r1bq2rk/ppp4p/1n4nQ/3P1p1N/2BP4/8/PPP3PP/4RRK1 w - - 0 1
[ d6 if Nxc4 Re7 or if Qf8 Re8 ]

d)
White Mates in 6. Reti vs Oldrich Duras, Abbazia, 1912
r2qr1k1/pp1n2p1/5p2/2PpB2Q/3P4/2P2N2/P5PP/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Ng5 ]

e)
Réti vs J. Brach, Kaschau, 1918
1q6/1p1k2p1/1RpPppQ1/2r5/8/7P/P5P1/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxb7 ]



Reti Puzzles, Part II. White to move and win except where noted.
a)
Black to move and win. Adolf Olland vs Reti, Sheveningen, 1923
6k1/ppp2pp1/7p/3n4/3P1P2/P1PQb1PK/1P1N1q1P/5N2 b - - 0 1
[ ...Bxd2 if Nxd2 Ne3 ]

b)
Reti vs Karel Hromadka, Maehrisch-Ostrau, 1923
r5k1/1pqn1pbp/p1p3p1/P7/8/1P2N1P1/1BQ1PP1P/3R2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nd5 ]

c)
Reti vs Evert Straat, Scheveningen, 1923
3rqr2/p4p1k/bp6/n1p1Pp2/7p/2PN1B1P/PP2Q2K/R2R4 w - - 0 1
[ Bb7 ]

d)
Reti vs Efim Bogoljubov, New York, 1924
3r1bk1/ppq3pp/2p5/2P2Q1B/8/1P4P1/P6P/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Bf7+ w/Be8 ]

e)
Reti vs Walter, Bratislava, 1925
2r1k1r1/p3p2p/1pq1n1pB/4P3/Q1n5/2P5/P3B1PP/3R1RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Bxc4 w/Qxa4 & Bxe6 ]

f)
Reti vs Kornel Havasi, Budapest, 1926
5r1k/ppr3qp/2nb2P1/2p2p2/4B2Q/3P3R/PP1B3P/2R3K1 w - - 0 1
[ Bxc6 if bxc6 Bc3 & Qxh7+ ]


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