Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Helgi Dam Ziska.
White to move and win except where noted.

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


a)
Black to move and win. Mads Svendsen vs Ziska, Copenhagen, 2004
2r2rk1/1p1b1pbp/3p1np1/pNnPp2P/1q2P3/4BPN1/PP1QB1P1/2R1K2R b K - 0 1
[ ...Nd3+ Bxd3 Rxc1+ ]

b)
White Mates in 5. Ziska vs Torres Tu, Calvia, 2006
4r3/1p2bkpp/p2pNp2/q4r2/3R4/1Q6/PPP3PP/2K4R w - - 0 1
[ Ng5+ Kg6 Qf7+ ]

c)
Black to move and win. Emre Can vs Ziska, Kusadasi, 2006
1rb5/4k3/p1p2pB1/q2np3/6p1/4b3/PPPNQ1PP/R3K2R b KQ - 0 1
[ ...Nf4 ]

d)
Black to move and win. Maarten Rademakers vs Ziska, Vlissingen, 2006
1rb1r1k1/pp2q1b1/n1p2n1p/2N2pp1/3PpP2/BP2P1P1/P3Q1BP/2KR2NR b - - 0 1
[ ...b6 ]

e)
Black Mates in 5. Paul Johansen vs Ziska, Dresden, 2007
5r1k/2RQ2b1/1p5p/3B4/4p3/1P3N1P/5PPK/r3q3 b - - 0 1
[ ...Be5+ if Nxe5 Qg1+ ]




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