Letter #09 - 2006
Endgame Chess problem 23
4/5/2006 6:48:20 AM MST
This "White to move and draw" problem #23 is in fact a lost game for white:
White to move and draw
1. Nc6 Bc5??? is given in the solution, but:
1. Nc6 d3 2. Ne5 d2 3. f4 Bg1+! 4. Kxg1 Kg3 5. Nd3 d1=R(or Q)
leaves black in a
You're right about this problem.
Another variant shows a win for black too.
This endgame problem #23 was already replaced.
Thank you for