White to Play

Pete Tamburro on

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This is definitely endgame time. Black’s pawn’s look imposing, but White can win.

1.Kg2 g3 [1...h3+ 2.Kh2 Kh4 3.Rh8+ Kg5 4.Rf8 f3 5.Kg3 Kh5 6.Rg8 Kh6 7.Rxg4 f2 8.Kxf2; 1...f3+ 2.Kf2 Kh6 3.Rxg4 Kh5 4.Kxf3 h3 5.Rg8 h2 6.Kg2] 2.Kf3 h3 3.Kxf4 g2 [3...h2 4.Kxg3 h1Q 5.Rh8+] 4.Kf3 h2 5.Kxg2 and wins.


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