Checkmates of the day 9

IM attilaturzo
Oct 29, 2015, 6:09 AM |

Today's first puzzle came from the game between the top hungarian player Peter Leko and Russian superstart Alexander Morozevich, which they played in Moscow in the World Blitz Championship in 2007:

White to move and checkmates in 1

The second game was also played in Moscow in a blitz tournament. It was the Tal memorial in 2008. Ruslan Ponomariov beat Evgeny Alekseev:

White to move and checkmates in 3

We analyzed one of his games with my student Ron Livaudais where he had a beautiful attack with sacrifices:
Black to move and checkmates in 4

I wish you a lot of fun for the puzzles! If you gave a nice checkmate and would like me to publish it, then please send it to me in a message!

Thank you!

Attila Turzo

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