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Starting Out: Pawn Endgames by Glenn Flear

By Glenn Flear

In this cutting edge ebook, Grandmaster and popular endgame specialist Glenn Flear concentrates at the very fundamentals of pawn endings. He outlines the most important ideas and principles, and demonstrates how those paintings in sensible examples.

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Kb 3 3 Kb 1 a5 4 Ka 1 gets nowhere and 2 . . a3 3 bxa3 Kxa3 4 Kb 1 is also clearly drawn. White's tactical resource, sacrificing a p awn to give his opponent only rook's pawns, is a well known ploy. The following study is instructive. Example 53 Dedrle 1 92 1 (Diagram 1 0) White wins by going around the b -pawn to avoid the sacrifice. 1 Kb 1 1 Kc3? fails to 1 . . a3! when all three possibilities are lacking: a) 2 bxa3 and Black's king simply heads for a8. b) 2 b 3 Ke6 3 Kc2 Kd5 4 Kb 1 Kc5 doesn't even win the pawn.

4 Ke5 Ke 7 5 g5 hxg5 6 hxg5 Kf7 7 g6+ Ke 7 It's White to move but he would prefer it to be Black's turn. He is, however, able to lose a tempo as follows. 8 Kd5 Kf6 Here 8 . . Kd7 allows a breakthrough with 9 f6 ! gxf6 1 0 g7. 9 Ke4 Ke 7 10 Ke5 (Diagram 3) Diagram 3 (8) Triangulation completed Diagram 4 (W) White lacks flexi bility White has triangulated and now pushes Black back. IO ... KfS If 10 . . Kd7 then 1 1 f6. 1 1 Kd6! The diagonal opposition. 1 1 ... Ke8 12 Ke6 The direct opposition. 12 ...

Ke7 4 Ke5 Kf7 5 g5 hxg5 6 hxg5 Ke7 7 g6 transposes to the main line. 4 Ke5 Ke 7 5 g5 hxg5 6 hxg5 Kf7 7 g6+ Ke 7 It's White to move but he would prefer it to be Black's turn. He is, however, able to lose a tempo as follows. 8 Kd5 Kf6 Here 8 . . Kd7 allows a breakthrough with 9 f6 ! gxf6 1 0 g7. 9 Ke4 Ke 7 10 Ke5 (Diagram 3) Diagram 3 (8) Triangulation completed Diagram 4 (W) White lacks flexi bility White has triangulated and now pushes Black back. IO ... KfS If 10 . . Kd7 then 1 1 f6. 1 1 Kd6!

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