Daily Chess Improvement: Must Know Endgame!

This is a must know K and P endgame

White to move! Win or draw? How should white proceed?

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Yancey_Ward
Yancey_Ward

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1.Kc4 without even thinking about it. If black replies with 1.....Ke6, then white must continue with 2.Kc5. If black plays 1....Kd6, then white must continue with 2.Kd4, and if 1.......Kd7, then 2.Kd5 and 2.Kc5 will suffice.

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