September 13, 2008 17:00

Weekly Endgame Study (88)

Every Saturday an endgame study is published at ChessVibes, selected by IM Yochanan Afek: player, trainer, endgame study composer and writer. A week later the solution is published. Good luck with the instructional occupation of solving a study!

G. Nadareishvili

White to play and draw

Next week the solution.

Solution last week:

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Paul's picture

it is sorry!

corben's picture

oh man that last one was incredible, how could that be a draw?!

Willem's picture

Last solution 4.Ka4 also draws.

4.Ka4 f2 otherwise 5.Be4
5.Ra8+ Kf7 if 5...Kd7 then 6.Bf5+
6.Ra5 f1Q
7.Rf6+ wins the queen

Paul's picture

what about 8...f1 that a draw?

MvE's picture

9. Kb4

damar's picture

1.e8Q Be6+2.Qxe6 Qa8+3.Rf8!! Qxf8+4.Kh7 Nxe6.1/2-1/2

damar's picture

1,e8Q Be5+ 2.Qxe5 Qa8+3.Rf8!! Qxf8 4.Kh7 Ne5.1/2-1/2

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