Study Puzzle of the Day 27/5/2019

R vs P Study Puzzle - Medium

There is a great aesthetic pleasure in gracious cooperation of white king and rook in this study made by a famous endgame specialist Yuri Averbakh.

White to move and win (Y. Averbakh, 1980)

(First try to solve the study without moving the pieces!)

GM, FT Blazimir Kovacevic

GM, FT Blazimir Kovacevic

Blažimir Kovačević is a Chess Grandmaster and FIDE Trainer. Blažimir successfully played in many international tournaments, as well as team competitions. He works as a chess trainer.