Can you play tactics played by a worldchampion? 6

Aug 30, 2015, 11:15 AM |

This series is going about tactics played by a worldchampion. Can you solve them? The previous part was going about José Raúl Capablanca.

In this part: Mikhail Botvinnik.

Botvinnik via Wikipedia

Botvinnik was worldchampion in:

  •   1948 - 1957
  •   1958 - 1960
  •   1961 - 1963
If you don't see the whole game with commentary after solving the puzzle, then click on the question mark below the diagram. (If you click on it before solving the puzzle, you will see the solution.)

Puzzle 1, black to move, how to win?


Puzzle 2, black to move, how to win?


Puzzle 3, white to move, how to win?