R-306C (Romanovsky, Vancura)

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  C ) When the white king is on d2, Black to move can still draw with 1…Rb1 followed by Rb6. However, when the white king is on c2, Black to move cannot avoid losing the game. The reason is the White’s attack on the rook which may gain him a crucial tempo to approach…

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GM Vlatko Kovacevic

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.

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