Composed Studies E-book: Rook and Minor Piece Endgames R vs N+2P


In the M. Liburkin study from 1931. black pawns seem to be left on the white rook’s mercy. Still, exploiting the bad position of his opponent’s king, knight helps the promotion of the last remaining pawn.


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.