|Mar-14-04|| ||Creator of Time: why draw, white's pretty much winning |
|Mar-14-04|| ||skakmiv: As drukenknight says:"SHOW ME YOUR WINNING LINE!". |
|Mar-14-04|| ||MoonlitKnight: I plugged this into Fritz. After a long think he evaluated the position as slightly in favour of black. Now Fritz may not be the best on endgames, but he is a lot better than me for sure. |
|Mar-14-04|| ||Vischer: Shredder8 seems to think that black is a slight bit better, but the position is still a draw. |
|Mar-14-04|| ||tamar: Optically it looks like there should be chances for White in the final position, but his ♔ and ♗ are awkwardly placed. Black is even threatening to come in on e4 with the ♔ so...a likely line is 46 c5 ♗e4 47 ♔e2 ♘h2 48 ♔f2 ♘f3 and should White take a walk with his ♔, Black's ♘ can cause trouble. 46 Ke2 Ke4 just drops the c4♙ |
|Jan-30-06|| ||goragoragora: Indeed it's not, Moonlit. That's
a WRONG-COLORED rook's pawn there!
|Jan-30-06|| ||hayton3: Precisely - no calculation needed. The only way Black is going to win is by queening his last remaining pawn. However, it is a rook pawn whose queening square is the opposite colour of his bishop. This is almost always a draw provided the defending king can make it to the corner in time. It only requires a minute or so to understand and is an important drawing motif to remember.|
|Apr-20-10|| ||arjay: thanks for sharing your thoughts, now its clear to me that it is a draw|
|Oct-17-13|| ||MrJafari: As material count two sides are equal and it's so difficult to tell which one can win.maybe draw is fair...|
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