Train TE08 ♔♙ vs ♔ Cardon Square

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Cardon Square or 'Box' depends on the position of the pawn and the opponents King and who's turn it is. Once learnt it's easy to visualise it any time. This helps to avoid tedious calculations and the possible mistakes. If your opponent's King is outside the cardon square or box and if it is your move, the pawn can not be stopped if you push it. In this example the king is outside the box. 
  • Press F11 to load the next Game. Click arrow circle under board to flip board. You can see who to move on color at right corner of Table at bottom. On mobile press Games to select next.
  • Move Pieces on the Board to make your own analysis. Turn on Chess Engine to get best move suggestion and finish the Game to learn more about End Games.