Composed Studies E-book: Rook and Minor Piece Endgames R+P vs N


With pawn on the 5th row, White wins similarly, but when it is on the 4th (I. Berger 1921.) winning is difficult as the rook has just 3 squares behing his pawn. White has to be creative for the full point.


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.