One cannon endgames are also some of the simplest of the endgames.
Though it is rare that a game will progress to an endgame with one cannon, it is nevertheless an important place to start learning the use of the cannon and the concept of the cannon mount炮台, which should be a relatively new concept to international chess players. The number of cannon mounts or quality of the cannon mounts is essential in the endgame.
In this page, the cannon is pit against another solitary cannon!
The following endgames are discussed in this page:
1c2a hw 1c
First created: April 2011
Last updated: 8th November 2011
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