P-11 Basic Motifs E-book: Basic Endings E-book: Pawn Endgames K+P vs K Must-Know Endings January 10, 2019June 27, 2020 GM Vlatko Kovacevic478 The afore-mentioned rule holds good for all similar positions excepting those with a- and h-pawns. These positions are always drawn if Black controls the promotion square. Key squares are g7 and g8. ← Basic EndingsBasic Endings → GM Vlatko KovacevicVlado 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.