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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Georg Meier.
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)
Georg Meier vs Marius Friedrich, Germany, 2001
1qr2bk1/p1pQ1ppp/8/r3P3/2RB4/1P4P1/5P1P/5RK1 w - - 0 1
[ e6 if fxe6 Bxg7 Bxg7 Rg4 mates ]

b)
Dieter Lutz vs Georg Meier, Willingen, 2001
3r2k1/2R3p1/6r1/4np2/2P4p/7P/2RN1PP1/6K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rxd2 if Rxd2 Nf3+ ]

c)
White mates in 3.
Georg Meier vs Oleg Shelajev, Budva, 2003
2qr2k1/4rppN/ppnp4/2pR3Q/2P2P2/1P4P1/PB5P/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nf6+ if gxf6 Rg5+ ]

d)
Georg Meier vs Axel Heinz, Pulvermuehle, 2005
3rn3/p3k1q1/1p2Bp2/2pP3Q/P1P2B1P/1P6/7K/8 w - - 0 1
[ Bh6 if Qh7 Bf8+ ]

e)
Georg Meier vs Aydin Duman, Kusadasi, 2006
3nk3/8/4p2R/3pNp2/3r3P/5PP1/5K2/8 w - - 0 1
[ Rh8+ if Ke7 Rxd8 ]

1c)
mate in 3
Georg Meier vs Oleg Shelajev

Georg Meier Puzzles, Part II.
The color disk on the diagram indicates who moves first.
a)
Black mates in 3.
Michal Meszaros vs Georg Meier, Brno, 2006
1k1r4/1p5p/1P3pp1/b7/P3K3/1B3rP1/2N1bP1P/RR6 b - - 0 1
[ ...Bc3 if Be6 f5+ ]

b)
Shivkuma Shivaji vs Georg Meier, Fremont, 2012
8/5p1p/2p2Pk1/5qPp/2P1rb2/3Q4/4R3/5RK1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Bh2+ Rxh2 Rg4+ Rg2 Rxg2+ Kxg2 Qxd3 ]

c)
White mates in 4.
Georg Meier vs Andreas Heimann, Dresden, 2017
8/R6p/6p1/1P4k1/3BP3/p4K2/1r3P1P/4b3 w - - 1 0
[ 1.h4+ if 1...Kxh4 2.Bf6+ or if 1...Kh6 2.Kg4 ]

d)
White mates in 2.
Georg Meier vs David Klein, Jerusalem, 2017
6k1/p1r2p1p/4nPpQ/1p2p3/1P2P1B1/2P4P/2q3P1/3R2K1 w - - 1 0
[ 1.Rd8+ ]

e)
White mates in 6.
Georg Meier vs Yair Parkhov, Jerusalem, 2017
rnbq1rk1/p2nb1p1/1p2p3/2ppP1P1/3P4/2P5/PP1N1PP1/R1BQK2R w KQ - 1 0
[ 1.Rh8+ Kxh8 2.Qh5+ Kg8 3.g6 ]

f)
Viswanathan Anand vs Georg Meier, Karlsruhe/Baden Baden, 2019
8/1r3pk1/7p/3PR1p1/2pR2P1/2P5/P1K5/6r1 b - - 0 1
[ 1...Rgb1 if 2.Rxc4 R7b2+ 3.Kd3 Rd1+ 4.Ke3 Re1+ ]

2b)
Shivkuma Shivaji vs Georg Meier


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