GM Liu Dianzhong's Endgame Lectures Chapter 04
Single Cannon Endgames 07

This is the seventh page on cannon and pawn endgames and is a continuation of the previous page. Please go through the previous page if you have not done so.
The endgames shown are all must learn basics, though I must admit I am still trying to memorize them. The mind is not as sharp when I am approaching 40, so all those youngsters (<=30) better work hard. I wished I had all these material when I was learning the game 20-30 years ago. Sigh...
I have tried my best to add the variations but I am sleepy now. at 12mn... If you have better moves, please email me at or

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First created: 20th Aug 2012
Last updated: 28
th Aug 2012
GM Liu Dianzhong for making learning endgames a much easier job!
Mr Felix Tan for advice in various aspects of the game.
Georg Jeiter who actually read it and found that I had made a wrong!
References :
1. <<象棋新編教程--象棋殘局基礎>> by GM Liu Dianzhong 劉殿中, Qi Jinan 齐津安.
2. <<象棋辭典>> by the late legendary Master Tu Jingming 屠景明
3. <<跟我學象棋 初級教程>> by Wang Guodong 王國棟, Fang Shiqing 方仕慶, Li Yangui 李燕貴

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