Simple yet difficult endgame Rook vs. Bishop

Simple yet difficult endgame Rook vs. Bishop

FM Vandros45
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May 7, 2017

The endgame rook vs. bishop in the following diagram with black to move, appears to be simple. However, soon one may discover that black has some problems to draw.The square a8 is of the same colour as the squares that are controlled by...

An endgame position Rook+Bishop vs Two Knights

An endgame position Rook+Bishop vs Two Knights

FM Vandros45
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Apr 25, 2015

The following diagram shows a position from the very interesting and complicated endgame type Rook+Bishop vs two Knights.  Black to move is winning in less than 50 moves... White is trying to build a fortress. The two knights are connect...

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