Practical Endgames 41

One Chariot vs One Horse One High Pawn and One Elephant
1r hw 1h1hp1e, 1r pw 1h1hp1e (2eg). 
Again, like in the endgames in the previous page, these endgames are nearly impossible to reach in actual play, but they serve to teach a lesson or two on the basic principles of obtaining an open file for the king to allow it to attack in endgame theory. This is a very important principle in endgame theory.
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First created: 21st Apr 2013
Last updated: 23rd Apr 2013

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1. <<象棋實用殘局>> by the late Master Tu JingMing 屠景明 

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