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November 2018 Chess Puzzle Answer Key

by Danny Machuca, Senior Chess Associate 
 
1. Puzzle 1 - Werner VS Fabi
 
chess puzzle
 
Black To Move
 
White: Dimo Werner
Black: Fabiano Caruana
 
Budapest 2005
 
A: 1...., Rxe3; 2. Bxg4, Rxg1+; 3. Rxe1, Rxe1+; 4. Kh2, hxg4
 
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2. Puzzle 2 - Antal VS Fabi
 
chess puzzle
 
Black to move. 
 
White: Gergely Antal
Black: Fabiano Caruana
 
Budapest 2007
 
A: 1. …., Nxe5; 2. c8=Q, Qxc8; 
 
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3. Puzzle 3 - Lendwai VS Fabi
 
chess puzzle
 
Black to move. 
 
White: Reinhard Lendwai
Black: Fabiano Caruana
 
27th EU-Cup 2011
 
A: 1. …, Rxc3; 2. bxc3, b2; 3. Kg2, b1=Q; 4. Rxb1, Kxh7
 
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Puzzle 4 - Fabi VS Klenburg
 
chess puzzle
 
White to move.
 
White: Fabiano Caruana
Black: Mikhail Klenburg
 
Budva 2009
 
A: 1.Bxh7+, Kxh7; 2. Qh5+, Kg8; 3. Re8, Bf7; 4. Nxf7, Qxe8; 5. Nh6+, gxh6; 6. Qxe8