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Old September 6th 03, 10:59 AM
Antonio Torrecillas
 
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Default My first endgame study (intermediate)

En/na Roman M. Parparov ha escrit:
Isn't 1.a4 a transposition?


No, is not a trasposition, it loses the game after 1...bxa4, 2...a3

Another "study"

FEN

"8/p7/1p1K4/8/1P2k3/8/P7/8 w - - 0 1"


the solution at the end,

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1. Kc6 Kd4 2. b5 Kc4 (2... Kc3 3. Kb7 Kb4 4. Ka6 Ka4 5. a3 $18) 3. a3
Kb3 4.Kb7 Ka4 5. Ka6 $18 *

{in fact is an actual game from where I was junior , .... but it's nice,
is not it?}