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    King and Pawn Endings: Stage 2


    by chesscom

    Moving on from "King on the 6th, Pawn on the 5th" we can now strive to understand the concepts behind Distant and Irregular Opposition. Anticipating your opponent's ability to make "waiting move(s)" as well as laying the ground work for "corresponding squares" is what we are trying to accomplish today. Beginners should take their time, and don't be afraid to watch the video twice! Advanced players should remain patient... We are about to step it up! Full video available at