Some articles on passed pawn, pawns, passed pawns, connected passed pawns, connected:
1 1 a b c d e f g h Mikhail Botvinnik - José Raúl Capablanca 1938 A passed pawn that is protected by its own pawns is called a protected passed pawn ... In the first diagram in this article, the pawns on the b and e files are protected passed pawns ... Two or more passed pawns on adjacent files are called connected passed pawns (see connected pawns), and they are very strong ...
6 1 ... a b c d e f g h White to move wins after 1.c6 There is a saying that two connected passed pawns on the sixth rank are stronger ... This is true if the other side has nothing but a rook to defend against the pawns (and the defender cannot immediately capture one of the pawns) ... d7 and one of the pawns will promote (Burgess 200994) ...
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