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Problem 735: Kostas Prentos - Helpmate
kostas.prentos(17.05.2016) Another nice original showing the WCCT-10 theme. Looking at the quality of this original, I am sure that this WCCT theme has been a success. Can't wait to see the entries!
Problem 734: Vyacheslav Pilchenko & Valery Shanshin - Twomover
vyacheslav.pilchenkovalery.shansin(15.05.2016) The Russian experts give us a sample of what can be expected from 10-WCCT!  No wonder the Russians are so strong in the  WCCTs. Welcome to Vyacheslav Pilchenko!
Problem 733: Rauf Aliovsadzade - Threemover
rauf.aliovsadzade(12.05.2016) The three-mover Editor of  "StrateGems" sends what could be a new idea in three-movers. "Full length set-play changing to short-mates after the key". He adds a Latvian Novotny for added interest.
Problem 732: Aleksey Oganesjan - Helpmate
aleksey.oganesyan(10.05.2016) The russian expert shows another nice task - Valladao in short helpmate. Despite some probably unavoidable captures this is an interesting problem!
Meeting between Anatoly Karpov and Diyan Kostadinov
karpov(04.05.2016) I was very happy to meet the 12th chess world champion Anatoly Karpov in Pomorie, Bulgaria yesterday. He was invited by the major of the city. Day before the visit of the russian grandmaster I composed three symbolic twomovers with his name KA-RP-OV on the diagram and this was my present to him.
Krassimir Gandev 70 JT 2016 Award
kgandev70(02.05.2016) One of the best bulgarian composer of all time - IM Krassimir Gandev celebrated his 70th Anniversary a month ago. Now you can see here the Award of his Jubilee tourney 2016. The level is very high and the judge Gandev said that preparing this award was the most difficult in his practice! 
Awards of Orbit Tourneys 2011-2014
orb(24.04.2016) Here is the special edition of Orbit magazine with many Awards of Helpmates, Selfmates, Fairies, Proof Games and Retro tourneys 2011-2014! Enjoy hundreds excellent problems and many masterpieces from the last few years of one of the best chess composition magazine in the world! To open the file CLICK HERE. 
Problem 731: Leonid Makaronez - Threemover
leonid.makaronez(20.04.2016) Another nice threemover from our regular contributor Leonid Makaronez!
Problem 730: Zoltan Labai & Gabor Tar - Helpmate
zoltan.labaigabor.tar(15.04.2016) International cooperation produced this nice helpmate task of King star and different selfblock Umnovs on the King square!
Problem 729: Luis Gomez - Twomover
luis.gomez(14.04.2016) Simple twomovers can also be enjoyable though the risk of anticipation is high! Here is one to encourage newcomers also to browse!
Problem 728: Zivko Janevski - Helpmate
zivko.janevski(13.04.2016) In problems with four, six or eight solutions, the HOTF form is suited (of course when full unity is impossible). In helpmates with three solutions the trend is probably the 'Organised Disharmony' where the relationship between the solutions is between two different pairs of solutions. The Macedonian expert continues his experiments in this form with another interesting setting where the relationship between the three solutions is cyclic!  Thanks for the kind dedication!
Problems 724 to 727: Mikhail Gershinsky & Аleksandr Pankratiev - Helpmate
michael.gershinskialeksandr.pankratiev(08.04.2016) Happy to publish these four nice helpmates from the renowned masters of Ukraine and Russia showing variety of themes.
Problem 723: Kenan Velikhanov - Helpmate
kenan.velikhanov.new.docx(05.04.2016) Switchbacks and annihilation in this nice helpmate.
Problem 722: Karol Mlynka - Helpmate
karol.mlynka(04.04.2016) Another nice Tanagra from Slovakia showing echo-model mates.
Problem 721: Zivko Janevski & Nikola Predrag - Helpmate
zivko.janevskinikola.predrag(03.04.2016) Zivko Janevski continues his further research into 'Organised disharmony'. In this joint helpmate with Nikola Predrag they are combining it with Stocchi theme in HOTF form.
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