E-book: Queen Endgames Q vs 2P


In similar position with c-pawn on its sixth rank, Black cannot draw after losing d-pawn, thus the situation is completely analogous to the one in example 21. Consequently, winning area is the same in this case. Actually, winning area here is mirrored image of position’s 21 winning area!


Winning area

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.