RMP-480

  A significantly different balance of power is when the black king is not near his distant passed pawn. The passed pawn is exposed to attack, so the bishop is tied up in his defense. White then usually wins if he can “probe” another weakness on the other wing, because it will overload the bishop […]

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B-753

  One of very important positional features is also the pawn position with respect to the bishop. Pawns fixed on same-coloured squares as the bishop are weak threefold. Not only are they exposed to attack and drastically restrict the activity of own bishop, but they also in no way prevent penetration of the enemy king […]

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