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Study Time – Jan 2016 Solution

A few days ago the post Study Time – Jan 2016 presented a neat little 4 move study.

I’m sure most of you who attempted it found the solution but if not, you can finally put yourselves out of your misery here…

Study Time – Jan 2016

Endgame studies are an excellent way to train one’s calculation.

Set the following position up on a board and try to solve by yourself, without any engine assistance.  It’s a short little study, the solution is four moves long.

Afansiev, Duizov, 1967 – White to play and win


Solution to follow shortly…