Study Puzzle of the Day 27/7/2019

Rook and Minor Piece Endgames Study Puzzle - Easy

This is the subtle version of the simple joined study from Em. Lasker and Capablanca, one they made after stumbling on a nice motif in a blitz game.
Well, Chess Champions sure knew how to have fun back in the old days!

White to move and win (J. Hasek, 1948)

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


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.