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  1. 12 Apr '07 22:07 / 1 edit
    at my league match tonight this position arose.


    white to play

    white agreed to a draw. i think he can win, opinions?
  2. Standard member bannedplayer306509
    Best Loser
    12 Apr '07 22:10
    Clear draw.
  3. Standard member hammster21
    Endgamer
    12 Apr '07 22:18
    Both sides are well defended and there is no way for white to break through, its a draw.
  4. 12 Apr '07 22:38
    i think white can force zugzwang for example
    1. Be4 Be7 2. Bf3 Bd8 3. Kg6 Be7 4. Kf7 Bd8 5. Bg4 +-
  5. Standard member Dutch Defense
    Stealer of Souls
    12 Apr '07 22:39
    Originally posted by aginis
    at my league match tonight this position arose.[fen]3b4/8/1p1k4/pP3Kp1/P1PP1p1p/3B3P/8/8 w - - 0 1[/fen]

    white to play

    white agreed to a draw. i think he can win, opinions?
    I think I played black in this game.
  6. 12 Apr '07 22:43
    Originally posted by Dutch Defense
    I think I played black in this game.
    your indicated country is the US...the game took place elsewhere
  7. Standard member bannedplayer306509
    Best Loser
    12 Apr '07 22:45
    Originally posted by aginis
    i think white can force zugzwang for example
    1. Be4 Be7 2. Bf3 Bd8 3. Kg6 Be7 4. Kf7 Bd8 5. Bg4 +-
    That doesn't force zugzwang....
  8. Standard member Dutch Defense
    Stealer of Souls
    12 Apr '07 22:49 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by aginis
    your indicated country is the US...the game took place elsewhere
    Where at, another country?
  9. 12 Apr '07 23:55
    Originally posted by Dutch Defense
    Where at, another country?
    exactly
  10. 12 Apr '07 23:55
    Originally posted by ih8sens
    That doesn't force zugzwang....
    suggest a defense for black...
  11. Standard member bannedplayer306509
    Best Loser
    12 Apr '07 23:56
    Originally posted by aginis
    suggest a defense for black...
    Bd8, Be7, Bd8, Be7, Bd8,Be7
  12. 12 Apr '07 23:58
    Originally posted by aginis
    i think white can force zugzwang for example
    1. Be4 Be7 2. Bf3 Bd8 3. Kg6 Be7 4. Kf7 Bd8 5. Bg4 +-
    5...Be7 6.c5+ +-
  13. 13 Apr '07 00:12 / 2 edits
    the more I look at postion the more confused i become.


    hmm, I have no idea.
  14. Standard member bannedplayer306509
    Best Loser
    13 Apr '07 00:15
    Originally posted by Shinidoki
    its drawn....
    well said
  15. 13 Apr '07 00:18
    Originally posted by ih8sens
    well said
    I think I was a little too hasty to say that actually.