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

 

At first sight it may seem paradoxical that in a similar position with a blockaded pawn on c4 White needs for a win only two files for manoeuvring on the left flank. The point is that in the rear of the black c-pawn White has at his disposal two free files for manoeuvring, allowing him to execute the winning triangulation at the right moment!

 




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.

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