Endgame Studies: #1

Endgame Studies: #1

Yuri Bazlov (1947-) is an outstanding Russian composer with more than 200 studies to his credit. A number of them have won prizes. Here is his latest achievement.He shared the First and Second Prize with Oleg Pervakov in the Composing Competition held on the occasion of Tata Steel Tournament 2013. The study makes a stunning impression. Enjoy!

bazlov study

White to play and win

Yuri Bazlov
1st– 2ndPrize
Tata Steel Chess Composing Tourney
Wijk aan Zee

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Updated 04.07.2023


Dear friend,Thanks for the compliment.Trust, you have also checked out others in this series.
Wonderful endgame problem