Ending #4:A minor pieces ending;How to draw.

Ending #4:A minor pieces ending;How to draw.

DoctorStrange
DoctorStrange
Nov 1, 2015, 12:42 AM |
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In this position, by Sam Loyd, White draws by grounding his play on the invariability of the Knight's move.


Until here the position has reached, but still not the draw.Find the draw.

 And will hold Black King in the corner,drawing or:

No headway. The latter must take the Bishop at h1 sometime to have even a chance of Queening.If the Black tries some checks then White should play Ke1 or Ke2, according to the position of the Knight, to make a drawn game.