Chess Puzzle of the Week (111): Solution

Last week I offered you an endgame study by Leonid Kubbel (Bohemia 1908).

White draws as follows:

1. Rc4+ Kf3 2. Rxh4 g2 3. Rh3+ Kf4 4. Rh4+ Kf5 5. Rh5+ Kf6 6. Rh1! gxh1Q (or R) and it’s stalemate.

This is taken from Rewire your Chess Brain, a new book by Cyrus Lakdawala, which I’ll be reviewing for British Chess News shortly.