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Subject: Re: Position from local chess club

Author: Bernhard Bauer

Date: 05:46:59 11/05/99

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On November 05, 1999 at 06:31:49, Howard Exner wrote:

>1. b5+ Qxb5 2. Nd3 Qxc4+ 3. Nf4 Qxe2 4. Nxe2
>Input this into Crafty and where it goes.
>White has to take care not to fall into a drawn ending with the
>eventually advanced black rook pawn. Also the KQN vs kq should be avoided.
>I tried what looked like good defenses for black but always came up a move
>or two short
>of drawing. If black just goes ahead and advances the a pawn white will
>capture the g7 pawn with the king and win by one tempo. Those endgame tablebases
>should come in handy.

Thank you for your explanation. The line you give seams good.
A human analysis is still better than anyone done by a computer.
Anyway it would be interesting to know what other programs think.
Kind regards

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