Endgame # R-2

(1) Endgame # R-2

1.Rh1 [ Of course White can also win by 'building the bridge' as follows: 1.Re4 Rg1 2.Rd4+ Kc6 3.Ke7 Re1+ 4.Kf6 Rf1+ 5.Ke6 Re1+ 6.Kf5 Rf1+ 7.Rf4 ] 1...Rg3 [ 1...Rf2 2.Rh7 Ke6 3.Kg8 Rg2+ 4.Rg7+- ] 2.Rh8 Rg2 3.Rg8 'Lifting the rook'. 3...Rf2 4.Rg7 [ 4.Kg7 Rg2+ 5.Kh6 Rh2+ 6.Kg5+- etc. also wins.] 4...Rf1 5.Kg8+- *

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