In positions with no passed pawn but with a mobile pawn structure, the materially stronger side generally wins easily. The reason is that it has at least one reserve tempo at its disposal. By means of this reserve pawn move the opponent will be forced to leave the opposition at the critical moment and […]

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  The final conclusion from the preceding example may have served as inspiration to J. Kling to compose a superb study on the theme of the importance of triangulation and a reserve tempo. Kling had demonstrated as early as 1848 that there is an exception with blockaded pawns on b/g file; that is, White wins […]

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