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


The positions with blockaded pawns on the sixth and seventh ranks are also drawn provided the white king cannot attack the black pawn from the side. If we shift the pawns one file more towards the edge of the board, the position is still drawn. The win is possible only in case of the blockaded “bishop’s” pawns. In the diagrammed position


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.