• White to move and draw
[See answer at the bottom]
• Puzzle 107 Solution Hints
This endgame study by Boris Nikolayevich Sidorov is where the king and bishop are to fight against 2 passed pawns of Black. This chess endgame puzzle is not difficult, but you shall learn one winning idea. It is the bishop sacrifice to deflect the opponent king from defending its passed pawn... You will see... Hint 1: First move the White king down to attack a passed pawn and deliver the discovered check...
• Puzzle 107 Data
1. Author: Boris Nikolayevich Sidorov
2. Year: 1979
• Puzzle Recommendations
You may solve this chess puzzle online or using a real chess board. Find the puzzle answer (the puzzle solution) below. Analyze the solution to see the best moves for White and Black and learn the winning ideas of the chess endgame.
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# Note: See the Puzzle Answer below #
• The Puzzle Answer
1. Kc3+ Kd1
2. Be2+! Kc1
[Please analyze and learn 2. Be2+!]
3. Bc4 Kb1
4. Ba2+! Kxa2
[Analyze and learn 4. Ba2+!]
[4... Kc1 5. Bb3 Kb1 6. Bxc2+ 1/2-1/2]
5. Kxc2 1/2-1/2
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