Selection of studies composed by

Mihail Croitor

(Moldova, 28.7.1981)


ChesscomposerBlogspot reports about him:

"Mihail Croitor is a young chess player, solver and composer.

He is the captain of the Moldovan composition team.

He composes direct mates, endgame studies and helpmates."

At the Moldovan university website we can read that he is a lecturer for Computer Science and

he is Сhampion of Moldova at chess compositions solving.


An example of one of his studies can be found at (where also one the pictures is taken from).


He is also the creater of the online Chess Endgame study database collection in which you can find about 25.000 endgamestudies.

See article Chess Endgame Study Database.


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) which has over 85.000 endgame studies collected)