Pawn Endgame Puzzle

Chess Puzzle 37

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Chess Puzzle 37: White to move and win
White to move and win
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Puzzle 37 Solution Hints
Practice King opposition in the pawn endgame. The pawn endgame is usually who is first… Get the opposition, and Black moves his pawn. Then move your pawn… Keep the opposition, calculate, and be careful in moving.

Puzzle 37 Data
1. Author: Teed, Frank Melville (1856-1929)
2. Year:    1885

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Chess Puzzle 37

The Puzzle Answer
1. Kf7!       h5
[1… Kh8? 2.Kg6 1-0}
2. h4!        Kh6
3. Kf6        gh
4. g5+       Kh7
5. Kf7        h3
6. g6+       Kh6
7. g7         h2
8. g8=Q     h1=Q
9. Qg6#     1-0

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The Pawn endgame. Get the King opposition, move your pawn. Puzzle 37. Author - Teed, Frank Melville. Year - 1885.

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