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E-book: Knight Endgames N+P vs 2P

 

The situation changes drastically when White has a rook’s pawn. Blockading the connected pawns then is of little use since Black defends by stalemate! The win is only possible if the knight can switch from the blockade to a mating attack.

 




GM Vlatko Kovacevic

Vlado Kovacevic is a chess grandmaster and an endgame expert. He very successfully competed on the national team. From 2000 – 2004, he acted as selector of the Croatian Men’s national team. He is also a well-known chess author.

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