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


The worst defending position for the rook, as usual, is in front of the pawn. Black draws if white king is far away and he can attack the pawn from the rear (V. Kovačević 2004.)


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.