E-book: Queen Endgames Q vs 2P


When the knight pawn is more advanced, winning area is really narrow because it is determined by possibility to control square b1 with Kc2, possibility to attack with Db3+, and to attack backward a-pawn. It means that winning area is bounded by a5, b5, c4, d3, d2 and d1. With king on a5 White win.


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.