Tough position for white

msiipola

White to move.

Is white loosing?

ghost_of_pushwood

You're a wily one... wink.png

lfPatriotGames

This looks really familiar. I think it was on tactics trainer or something like that a couple days ago. Is this the one where it's hard to believe black cannot win?

msiipola

Yes, one of the most well known end game analysis.

I think if you try to understand this, you will learn much about king and pawn endgames.

 

mickynj

 This is Reti's famous composition, isn't it? It's a great introduction to the kind of magic that can occur in the end game

The-Michael-Corleone

Here is a famous one by Troitsky.  White to move and win.

tired_of_ignorance
The-Michael-Corleone написал:
 

Here is a famous one by Troitsky.  White to move and win.

1.Be6 Ke7 (1...Kf8 2.h6 Ke7 3.h7) 2.h6 Kf8 (2...Kf6 3.Bf5! Kf7 4.Bh7 Kf6 5.Kf4) 3.Bd5! Ke7 4.h7

VihithAdvyithReddy

black cant win