Weekly endgame study | February 19, 2012 1:10

Weekly Endgame Study (256)

Weekly Endgame Study (256)

Every week we present you an endgame study selected by IM Yochanan Afek: player, trainer, endgame study composer and writer. A week later the solution is published. Good luck solving!

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PGN string

White to play and win

 

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Author: Yochanan Afek

IM Yochanan Afek is a chess player, trainer, endgame study composer and writer. His complete selection of studies can be found here.

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Arjo's picture

Nice one! The 1st move is obvious (saw it in a split second) but black has a nice trick making the win very complicated. A long endgame with a (rook-)pawn up white needs to play very accurate to win. :-)

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