E-book: Queen Endgames Q vs 2P


If we translate position 36 two files to the left, winning area boundary moves to f-file. The same boundaries stay when black king is on b2, and white queen on c5. The question is why there is It is because White can force his enemy to stand in front of c-pawn.


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.