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# Find White's Winning Plan

I posted this a few days ago, but no one offered a solution, so here it is again.

Comments (3)

No. 1-3

Yes, I did.

Editor

Did you get hung up trying to save the white pawn?

I couldn't find the idea for a long time. I got a hint for the first move and only after that I could find the solution.

V-1

1.Ka4! Kc7

2.Ka5 Kd6

3.Kb6 Ke5

4.Bxc6 Bxc6

5.Kxc6

It's a winning position for white.

V-2

1.Ka4 Kxa6

2.Bf2 Kb7

3.Ka5 Kc7

4.Bg3+ Kb7

5.Bd6 Kc8

6.Kb6 Kd7

7.Bf4 Ke6

8.Ka7 Kf5

9.Bh6 Ke5

10.Kxa8

It's a winning position for white.

V-3

1.Ka4 Kxa6

2.Bf2 Kb7

3.Ka5 Kc7

4.Bg3+ Kb7

5.Bd6 Ka7

6.Bc5+ Kb7

7.Bg4 Kc7

8.Ka6 Bb7+

9.Ka7 Bc8

10.Bb6+ Kd6

11.Bxc8

It's a winning position for white.