Originally posted by O Artem OYou could have won as late as move 73. 73.Rg7!
i was playing this game here and i thought i could of won it but ended in a draw then i looked in the book and i think it was a theoretical draw
[pgn][Event "October 2008 Octet I 1475-1500"]
[White "O Artem O"]
...[text shortened]... ng from move 53 can i win? or from move 61 or both draws
Originally posted by O Artem OYes, his king has got too close.
ow i see tnx a lot, and the end position is a theoretical draw then?
Originally posted by Fat Ladyyea i know about them, i have the 12 theoretical rook vs rook and pawn positions in a book, used to know them but now forgot some of them well tnx all
Yes, his king has got too close.
I would recommend setting up various Lucena positions and playing them against an engine, you'll soon get the idea. Read the Wikipedia entry first, but don't worry if it's a little unclear. Practice makes perfect!