Pogonina-Cramling, practical rook endgame

Pogonina – Cramling, practical rook ending

Practical EndGames Analysis R+4P vs R+3P


In this practical rook ending Black is winning. She has much better king which can go forward, better placed rook and a passed pawn on b-file which will decide the game.


Event: 34th ECC Women 2018
Date: 2018.10.17
White: Pogonina, Natalija
WhiteElo: 2485
Black: Cramling, Pia
BlackElo: 2465
Result: 0-1





GM, FT Ante Brkic

Ante Brkić is a Croatian Chess Grandmaster and a FIDE Trainer. He won the Croatian Chess Championship in 2010. Ante was a member of the national team many times. His peak rating was 2607.

I love this Endgame!