Category Archives: End Game

Pawn End Games

With chess books, those on the end game are greatly outnumbered by opening books. For publications that do cover end games,¬†positions involving pawns are most common. Let’s now consider the simplest pawn end games. Diagram-1: White to move The above … Continue reading

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End Game of Queen Versus Rook

Let’s examine a particular corner defense in the queen-vs-rook chess¬†end game. We are indebted to Derek Grimmell for his studies and his videos that explain how this kind of endgame works. Diagram-1: Black to move (White threatens to win the … Continue reading

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