The brilliant composer R. Reti also composed a superb study ( published in 1923 ) on the theme of the distant passed pawn. It is important to note that the squares g6/e7 and f5/f7 are squares of mutual zugzwang. That is, in the first case, Black to move would have to go to e6 […]

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  The final conclusion from the preceding example may have served as inspiration to J. Kling to compose a superb study on the theme of the importance of triangulation and a reserve tempo. Kling had demonstrated as early as 1848 that there is an exception with blockaded pawns on b/g file; that is, White wins […]

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