R-326 (Black king on the shorter side)

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When in similar positions, the black king is on the shorter side, White cannot win. As opposed to position where the black king is on f7 (example 323), here White to move cannot win because the black rook has enough space on his right side.


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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.