© Copyright 2011 Jonathan David Whitcomb  It is incorrect to say, “White wins if white moves, but draw if black moves.” Notice the rank on which the white king sits. This is called the “sixth rank,” and this fact is critical to this kind of king and pawn end game. Please return to the previous screen: End Game KP-01 Sorry. King and pawn end games can be more complex than they might appear on the surface. It takes some study to master, for almost all who aspire to greater skill in the great game of chess. Try Again