Composed Studies E-book: Pawn Endgames K+2P vs K+2P


Of special interest are also endings of connected pawns with only one passed pawn. If the king additionally can protect its passed pawn, generally the side with the passed pawn wins! In this study by N. Grigoriev, 1934, Black’s only chance is to reach f6 with his king and then by the flank attack h5 ”loosen up” and eventually capture the f5-pawn.


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.