Queen versus Pawn on the Seventh (I)

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Queen vs pawn on the seventh rank can be a draw if it’s a rook or bishop pawn (because the defender has a stalemate tactic). However, if the queen can reach the square in front of the pawn, the defender’s lost. Source: Jeremy Silman’s Complete Endgame Course.

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One Response to Queen versus Pawn on the Seventh (I)

  1. […] I’ve acquired through Jeremy Silman’s Complete Endgame Course). Previously, I posted the idea of getting the queen in front of the bishop/rook pawn. A second strategy versus the bishop/rook pawn is closing in with your king first. Since […]

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