Makarichev, S. – Averbakh, Y.

ocBs and more Ps Practical EndGames Analysis Study-like Practical EndGames

It can be extremely difficult to win an opposite-colored bishops endgame, even with 2 extra pawns.

Here is one aesthetic example from the past. Black to move.

Event: URS-ch sf Lvov
Year: 1973
White: Makarichev, Sergey
Black: Averbakh, Yuri
Result: 0-1

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