E-book: Knight Endgames N+P vs N


As in the case with the b-pawn, when the king defends from the rear of the c-pawn, the safer position is with the knight placed towards the centre rather than the rim of the chess-board. Even in the most unfavourable case with the white king on the same side as the black knight, Black draws no matter who has the move!


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.