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Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Jovan Petronic.
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)
White mates in 3.
Jovan Petronic vs Orce Dancevski, Kecskemet, 1991
4k2r/3qppbp/1PQ3p1/2pP2Bn/1p2p3/8/1P3PPP/4KB1R w Kk - 1 0
[ Qa8+ Qd8 Bb5+ ]

b)
Jovan Petronic vs Petar Mitrovic, Kladovo, 1994
8/p1r4p/1p6/3k4/3q4/3NQ3/P3KP2/8 w - - 0 1
[ Nf4+ if Kc5 Ne6+ or if Kc4 Qb3+ ]

c)
Jovan Petronic vs Aleksandar Savanovic, Nis, 1995
3r1rk1/1p4p1/1qpn1pp1/p1b1p2P/P3P3/4BBP1/1PP1QP2/R2R2K1 w - - 0 1
[ Rxd6 if Rxd6 Qc4+ Kh7 Bxc5 ]

d)
Jovan Petronic vs Branimir Maksimovic, Niska Banja, 1996
4rk2/1n4q1/p1QpP1p1/1p3pPp/2p2P1P/2P5/PP3N2/4R1K1 w - - 1 0
[ e7+ Rxe7 Qc8+ Kf7 Rxe7+ ]

e)
White mates in 3.
Jovan Petronic vs Sasa Jovanovic, Niska Banja, 1996
2r5/1b2krRp/p3p2Q/1p2Bp1P/3Pq3/1PP5/5PP1/R5K1 w - - 1 0
[ Qf6+ ]

f)
Jovan Petronic vs Genden Altanoch, Tianjin, 2001
r3r1k1/pp1n1qb1/2p1p2p/3p2pN/3P1n2/1BP4P/PP2Q1PB/3R1RK1 w - - 0 1
[ Bxf4 gxf4 Rxf4 if Bf6 Rdf1 ]

1d)
Jovan Petronic vs Branimir Maksimovic

Serbian GMs
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