R-490

E-book: Rook Endgames R+2P vs R

  Unlike similar positions with an e-pawn blocked on the sixth or seventh rank, when the e-pawn is still on the fifth rank, White wins with the king closed in front of the h-pawn even when his rook is behind the e-pawn! Such a case occurred in the game A. Mihaljcisin-Kluger, Pecs 1978.  …

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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.

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