1. Standard memberBosse de Nage
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    21 Oct '05 13:56
    What does it look like?
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    21 Oct '05 14:19
    Originally posted by Bosse de Nage
    What does it look like?
    It is about opposition and sister squares. There has been a thread about it before.



    white plays and wins
  3. Hinesville, GA
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    22 Oct '05 03:02
    Kb1? White can reach a pawn before Black, right?
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    22 Oct '05 07:16
    Originally posted by powershaker
    Kb1? White can reach a pawn before Black, right?
    It is not that simple. It is because of two entry squares (b5 and g5) that white is able to put black's king on the wrong foot. That is where sister squares come into the picture. Read this (or other) article http://www.samuel-beckett.net/hugill.html
  5. Standard memberBosse de Nage
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    26 Oct '05 16:04
    Just giving this a quick bump, the article cited above provides fascinating insight into the relationship between chess & modern art.
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