What could I have done to improve my endgame?

Rat1960

#20, yeah sorry I missed your #6 I was all distracted by what the NM muppet avatar had to say.

QueensKnightOut

Doesn't  9. Nd6+ win on the spot?

Rat1960

#22 as in 9. ... Kd8 10. Nxf7+ implying 9. ... QxN and bye-bye queen indeed so.

BobbyTalparov
Rat1960 wrote:

#22 as in 9. ... Kd8 10. Nxf7+ implying 9. ... QxN and bye-bye queen indeed so.

One of the many reasons why d6 is the move and not Qe5.

ghost_of_pushwood

As I already pointed out. happy.png

Rat1960
ghost_of_pushwood wrote:

As I already pointed out.

Quite so.  Which explains me reading your post first. Tricky things to spot them royal forks. ;-)

ghost_of_pushwood

Yes indeed.  And btw I'm not a muppet, I'm a dragon (and mayor of an island!).