MP-1195

  5.10.2. No passed pawns 1195. In endgames without passed pawns their distribution is of paramount importance. The stronger side has great winning chances when the pawns are on both wings because the “short-legged” knight is most often unable to deal with the “long-ranged” bishop. Typical example of the bishop’s superiority over the knight can...


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  When the passed pawn is relatively close to the remaining pawns, it is much more  complicated to divert the enemy pieces and create a route toward the enemy pawns. Very complicated example happened in the ending of the 15th game of the Women World Championshiop match between Maia Chiburdanidze and nona Gaprindashvili (Picunda, 1978)....


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