Here are some

chess puzzles from
the games of
Bundesliga 08/09.
The color of the dot on
the right side of the
diagram indicates whose
move it is.

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9) White Mates in 7.
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11) White Mates in 8.
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13) White Mates in 4.
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15) White Mates in 3.
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19) Black Mates in 8.
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27) White Mates in 4.
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32) White Mates in 4.
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42) Black Mates in 3.
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[ Rxf4 Rxf4 h3 if Qg5
Qc1 ]

5) Konstantin Landa vs
Sergey Fedorchuk,
Germany, 2008

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1) Atila Figura vs
Roeland Pruijssers,
Germany, 2008
[ Nb1 if Qa4 Rxc5 ]

2) Michael Richter
2422 vs Vlastimil
Babula 2597, Germany,
2008
[ Ba6 if h6 Bxh6 Nxe5
Bxb7 ]

3) Maxime VachierLagrave vs Bartlomiej
Macieja, Germany,
2008
[ Bf5+ if Kf6 g5+ ]

4) Romain Edouard vs
Martin Zumsande,
Germany, 2008

[ Rd8+ Rxd8 Rxd8+
Kg7 Qxe5+ ]

6) Ekaterina Borulya
vs Heike Sandner,
Germany, 2008
[ Bxe6 fxe6 e5 ]

7) Karina
Szczepkowska 2273 vs
Szidonia Vajda 2380,
Germany, 2008
[ Nf6+ Kh8 Rd7 ]

8) Namig Guliyev vs
Guenther Beikert,
Germany, 2008
[ Qc3 if Bb7 Nxe5 Bf6
Rxf6 ]

9) White Mates in 7.
Oliver Reeh vs
Christian Mann,
Germany, 2008
[ Bf5+ Kxd5 Qf3+ Kc5
Be3+ Kb4 a3+ ]

10) Chanda Sandipan
vs Sasha Belezky,
Germany, 2008
[ Re1 if Nxf3 Qh8+
mates ]

11) White Mates in 8.
Pavel Tregubov vs
Zahar Efimenko,
Germany, 2008
[ Rh8+ Kxh8 Qh6+
Kg8 Ng5 ]

12) Nazar Firman 2525
vs Alexander
Areshchenko 2664,
Germany, 2008
[ Qxc8 ]

13) White Mates in 4.
Hanna Klek vs Filiz
Osmanodja, Germany,
2008
[ Rxg5+ ]

14) Jessica Nill vs
Marine Zschischang,
Germany, 2008
[ Rc3+ if Kb8 or Kd8
Rxd4 w/Nc6+ ]

15) White Mates in 3.
Iulia Gromova vs
Annett Wagner-Michel,
Germany, 2008

Rainer Polzin vs
Alexander Motylev,
Germany, 2008
[ ...Qh1+ ]

[ ...Qa1+ Rf1 Qa2 if
Rf2 Rd1+ ]

[ Nf6+ ]

16) Tomi Nyback vs
Thomas Reich,
Germany, 2008
[ Qxd6 Qxd6 Nxd6
Bxd3 a6 ]

17) Christoph Renner
vs Ilja Schneider,
Germany, 2008
[ ...Qa5 if Nc2 Qc3 Qb5
Ba3 ]

18) Michael Roos vs
Michail Feygin,
Germany, 2008
[ ...Rxe3 if fxe3 Nbxd5
Qb3 Nxe3+ ]

21) Stephen Berndt vs
Daniel Fridman,
Germany, 2008
[ ...Bg4 ]

22) Brigitte Burchardt
vs Melanie Ohme,
Germany, 2008

Joanna Dworakowska
vs Manuela Mader,
Germany, 2009
[ Rxh6+ gxh6 g7+ Kh7
Qe4+ ]

28) White Mates in 4.
23) Leonie Helm vs
Eva Kulovana,
Germany, 2008
[ ...g6 ]

24) Fanzinska Seeger
vs Claudia Eckhardt,
Germany, 2008

19) Black Mates in 8.

[ ...h3+ Kg1 Rxf1+
Kxf1 Qf3+ Ke1 Qh1+
Kf2 Rd1 ]

27) White Mates in 4.

[ ...Nc6 ]

[ ...Bxf2 if Rxf2 Nd3 ]
Arik Braun vs Thomas
Luther, Germany, 2008

26) Bartosz Socko
2627 vs Normunds
Miezis 2540, Germany,
2008

25) Sandra Ulms vs
Sibylle Heyme,
Germany, 2008
[ ...Nxg4 if Qxg4
Bg2+ ]

Ekaterina Kovalevskaya
vs Maria Schoene,
Germany, 2009
[ Rxh6+ ]

29) Volkmar Dinstuhl
vs Thies Heinemann,
Germany, 2009
[ ...Rb8 if Rxb8 Ra1+
mates or if Rf1 Rbb2 ]

30) Black Mates in 4.
Timo Straeter vs Niclas
Huschenbeth,
Germany, 2009
[ ...g2+ ]

20) Black Mates in 2.

31) Pawel Jaracz vs
Wouter Spoelman,
Germany, 2009
[ Ng8+ Kf7 Rf1 ]

37) Hana Kubikova vs
Franziska Seeger,
Germany, 2009

Eva Kulovana vs Anna
Sharevich, Germany,
2009
[ ...Bxh2+ ]

[ Qh4 ]
32) White Mates in 4.
Rustem Dautov vs
Michiel Bosman,
Germany, 2009
[ Qxg7+ Kxg7 Rxh7+ ]

33) Zahar Efimenko vs
Zoltan Gyimesi,
Germany, 2009
[ Nxg6+ hxg6 Bg5 ]

34) Steve Berger vs
Stefan Kuipers,
Germany, 2009
[ Nd6+ if Kg8 Qb3+
mates or if Kf8 Nxb7+ ]

35) Darja Mikliaeva vs
Leonie Helm, Germany,
2009
[ Be6 ]

36) Jan Markos vs
Boris Avrukh, Germany,
2009
[ Rb8+ Ne8 Qxg8+
Kxg8 Rxa8 Qe5 Rbb8 ]

38) Yana Melnikova vs
Vera Juergens,
Germany, 2009

43) Gudula Seils vs
Ekaterina Borulya,
Germany, 2009
[ ...Bxe2 if Rxe2 Nd4 ]

[ Bc5 ]

39) Stefan Bromberger
vs Yuri Boidman,
Germany, 2009
[ Bh6 Bxd4 Nb6 if Be5
Bf4 ]

40) Juan Bellon Lopez
vs Lars Thiede,
Germany, 2009
[ Rxe5 if dxe5 Bxe5 ]

41) Sibylle Heyme vs
Kseniya Rybenko,
Germany, 2009
[ ...Re1+ Bf1 Bxd4+
Qxd4 Qxd4+ Rxd4
Rxb1 ]

42) Black Mates in 3.

44) Yvonne Loesch vs
Helene Nuber,
Germany, 2009
[ ...Qe7 ]

45) Dennis De Vreugt
vs Romuald Mainka,
Germany, 2009
[ ...Rd8 ]

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