Weekly endgame study | October 23, 2011 14:28

Weekly Endgame Study (240)

Weekly Endgame Study (240)

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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Y. Afek 2009

White to play and draw

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G.W. Horning 2009



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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.



RRB's picture

thanks for nice puzzles, Mr.Afek!
1. Bc8+ Ke4 2.fg7 Nf4+ 3.Bf4 Kf6+ 4.Kh6 Rf4 5.g8(N)+! Kf7 6.h8(N)+! Kg8 7.Ng6 Rf6 8.Be6+ Rxe6 stalemate 1/2-1/2
Expecting more beautiful ones from Mr.Afek in future! :)

lmbutterfly's picture

I know I am a novice, and have only spent an hour looking at this, but why isn't f takesg7 winning for white

lmbutterfly's picture

Ok it didn't take long to see why this morning

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