B-753

  One of very important positional features is also the pawn position with respect to the bishop. Pawns fixed on same-coloured squares as the bishop are weak threefold. Not only are they exposed to attack and drastically restrict the activity of own bishop, but they also in no way prevent penetration of the enemy king...


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B-735

  If in a similar situation the king of the stronger side can penetrate behind the enemy lines, then it will be possible to exploit through zugzwang great positional superiority based on two fixed pawn weaknesses. This conclusion is also borne out by the ending of the game Kaplun – Ja. Zilberman, USSR, 1988.  ...


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