Black to play and win. ↓↓↓ Answer Below ↓↓↓ ↓↓↓ Answer Below ↓↓↓ 1… a5 2. Ke3 h5! 3. Kf3 (3. Kd3 hxg4 4. hxg4 c4+! 5. bxc4+ Kc5 6. Kd2 Kxc4 7. Kc2 b5 -+) 3… […]
White to play and win. (Answer ↓↓↓) (Answer ↓↓↓) There are many ways to win but all involve the theme of pawn breakthroughs (see our article on King & Pawn Endgames) and 2 […]
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White has 6 legal moves. 2 win, 1 draws, the rest lose. What would you play?
In the game Klaman – Kholmov, 1949 play continued 62. Rb7 Rf6! and Black (eventually but reasonably comfortably) drew the game. Can you find the win? (Answer below) Answer ↓↓↓ […]
White to play and win.
White to play and draw.
White to play.
White to play and win!
Black to play and draw.