Simplified Endgames

The term “simplified endgame” refers to any of the simplest endgame cases where each player has one piece, along with pawns and the King. The list of the different types of simplified endgames includes:

There is a lot of theory for these simplified endgames. Beginners tend not to be very good at the nuances of these types of positions, but it is important to learn them for master play.

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