Finding my way in the chessdevelopment- and training jungle in order to improve my rating.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
The promotion problems at Chess Tempo aren't the casual promotions that occur in your average endgame study. The promotion forms an integral part of the tactical combination at hand. The promotion usually immobilizes the enemy because his pieces are bound to stop the pawn. This series of posts is intended to investigate how the promotion helps to make a combination possible.
Have a look at the following diagram:
Black to move
1R6/P2R2kp/6p1/8/8/5p1b/r6P/7K b - - 0 1
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I will update this post later.