Daily Chess Improvement: Winning Ending Study From 2017

How quickly can you work out white's winning plan here? This is a good one.

8/5p2/8/4K1P1/5p2/7P/4R1p1/1k4r1 w - - 0 1

Arpad Rusz

This was previously posted by Yancey Ward

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I remember this one well. A very nice study from the Moscow Tourney 2017. A very counterintuitive first move, but what makes the study really difficult is finding black's most tenacious defense at move 1.

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