Endgame Study #81: Hennings – Walter, 1964

White to play and win (position taken from the excellent “van Perlo’s Endgame Tactics”). ↓↓↓ Solution below ↓↓↓   ↓↓↓ Solution below ↓↓↓   ↓↓↓ Solution below ↓↓↓   ↓↓↓ Solution below ↓↓↓   White would like to play g7 followed by Bh7+ winning […]

Endgame Study #77: Nimzowitsch – Tarrasch

Black to play and win. (Solution below) ↓↓↓Solution↓↓↓             ↓↓↓Solution↓↓↓   38 …a5 starts the pawn rolling 39 Ke4 f5+! 0-1 The pawn cannot be captured otherwise the King is outside the promoting square and, […]