E-book: Basic Endings E-book: Pawn Endgames K+P vs K+P


With White to move, the only way to win is by fixing the black pawn on the sixth rank.


Positions to remember:

3.Kc6! White must be careful not to play 3.Kd6?? here.
Reciprocal zugzwang, whoever is to move, loses the game!

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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.