R-558

Composed Studies E-book: Rook Endgames Rook and Pawn versus Rook and Pawn

  In similar positions, Black is in most disadvantaged position with his rook in front of his own pawn because he cannot simultaneously defend his pawn and control the enemy king’s exit to the g-file. However, in N. Kopayev’s “Fault Study” from 1949, Black is saved despite the passive position of his rook.  …

This content is for Premium members only.

Subscribe Login

I love this Endgame!
Tagged