Composed Studies E-book: Queen Endgames Q vs 2P


With pawns separated by three files, one pawn must be on rook or bishop file and that is the problem for stronger side. If black king does not stand beside that pawn, nor between the pawns, in these cases White can win. Such is the position in study of B. Horwitz and I. Kling, published in 1851.


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.