Weekly endgame study | July 26, 2009 4:17

Weekly Endgame Study (130)

Weekly Endgame StudyEvery 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!


J. Timman
1984

White to play and draw

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M. Hlinka & J. Polasek
2004

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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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solution
1. Rc5 Ba7 2. Bxb7+ Kg4 (2... Rf5 3. Bd5 Rf4+ 4. Ke5) 3. Ba6 (3. Bc8+ $2 Kg3 4.
Be6 Rh2) 3... Rf4+ (3... Rb2 4. Bc4) (3... Ra2 4. Bb5) (3... Kg3 4. Bd3 Rf3 5.
Bg6 Rf6 6. Ke5) 4. Kd5 Rf5+ 5. Kc6 Rxc5+ (5... Bxc5 6. Bc8) 6. Kb7 1/2-1/2

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