Daily Chess Improvement: Rook & Pawn Endgame!

Rook and Bishop vs Rook is usually a draw. But black must earn it.

White to move. How should white proceed?

Comments (3)
No. 1-3
Alena
Alena

1.Rc7+ Rg7
2.Rxg7 Kh8
3.Rg2+ Kh7
4.Rg1 Kh6
5.Rh1#

Alena
Alena

1.Rc7+ Kg8
2.Kxg6 Kf8
3.Bf4 Ke8
4.Bg5 Kf8
5.Rc8#

DaveCubby
DaveCubby
  1. Rc7+

a) 1...Kh6, 2. Bf4+ Kh5, 3. Rh7+ Rh6, 4. Rxh6#

b) 1...Kg8, 2. Kxg6 Kf8, 3. Bf6! Ke8, 4. Bg5 (waiting move) Kf8, 5. Rc8#



SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
1
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment
SusanPolgar
EditorSusanPolgar
New Comment