Daily Chess Improvement: Happy Thanksgiving Endgame Improvement!

This is another must know endgame pattern

White to move! Is this a win, draw, or loss for white? How should white proceed?

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DaveCubby
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  1. f5!!

a) 1...g5, 2. hxg5! fxg5, 3. f6 +-

b) 1...gxf5, 2. Kf4 Ke2, 3. Kxf5 Ke3, 4. Kxf6 Kf4. 5. Kg6 Kg4, 6. g3! Kxg3, 7. Kxh5 Kf4, 8. Kg6 +-

c) 1...gxf5, 2. Kf4 Ke2, 3. Kxf5 Kf2, 4. g4! hxg4. 5. Kxg4 Ke3, 6. Kf5 +-



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