Flanking and bodychecks

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Flanking and bodychecks

In this endgame it is Black to move. He is fighting for a draw with bishop and king against the pair of white passed pawns (g4,h4). In the game, the pawns outran him. Now it is your turn to try and find the narrow path to safety.

Analysis Gibbs-Cannon by GM Karsten Müller.


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