Alain Pallier (France)
 
Draw 7+6

1.f7 Bf1+ 2.Ka7 Nd6! 3.f8=Q(R) Nc8+ 4.Ka8!! 4.Q(R)xc8+? Kxc8 5.Kb6 (5.h5 Bh3) 5…Kd8 (5…Bh3? 6.f6 Kd8 7.Kxc5=)  6.h5 Bh3 -+ or 6.f6 Be2 7.h5 Bxf3 -+ 4…Ba6! 4…Nb6+ 5.Ka7 Nc8+ 6.Ka8 repeats the moves. 5.Q(R)xc8+ Bxc8! And not 5...Kxc8? 6.f6(h5) +-
6.h5! 6.f6? Kd6! (not 6…Kd8? 7.h5 d6 8.c4 Bf5 9.Kb7 = or 7…d5 8.h6 Bf5 9.Kb7 =) 7.Ka7 (7.Kb8 Ba6 -+) and, eg, 7…c4 8.Kb6 Ke6 9.h5 Kxf6 10.f4 d5 11.Kxc6 Be6 12.h6 Bg8 13.h7 Bxh7 14.Kxd5 Bg8+ -+ 6…d5 6…d6 7.f6 Kd8! (7…Kd7? 8.h6 +-) 8.h6 Bf5 9.Kb7 Kd7 10.c4 Bxc2 11.f7 Ke7 12.Kxc6 = 7.f6 Kd6 7…Kd8 8.h6 Bf5 9.Kb7 Kd7 10.f7 = 8.h6! 8.Kb8? (8.f4? d4! -+) 8…Bf5! (8…Be6? 9.h6! =) 9.h6 Bxc2 -+ 8.Ka7? Bf5 9.Kb6 d4 10.f7 Ke7 11.Kxc5 dxc3 12.Kb4 Bxc2 13.Kxc3 Bd1 -+ 8…Bf5 9.Kb7 9.Kb8? d4 -+ ; 9.f4? d4 -+  9… c4! 9…Bxc2 10.f7 Ke7 11.Kxc6 = 9…d4 10.f7 Ke7 11.Kxc6 = 10.f7 10.f4? d4 11.cxd4 Bxc2 12.f7 Ke7 13.Kxc6 c3 14.d5 Kxf7 15.d6 Be4+ -+ 10.Kb6? Bxc2 11.f7 Ke7 12.Kxc6 Bd3 13.f4 Kg6 14.f5+ Kxh6 -+ 10.h6? d4 11.f7 Ke7 12.cxd4 Bxc2 13.Kxc6 c3 14.d5 Ba4+ -+ 10…Ke7 Moves 9.Kb7 and 10.f7 can be inverted. 11.Kxc6 11.f8=Q+? Kxf8 12.Kxc6 Be4(Bc2) -+ 11… Kxf7 11….Bxc2 12.Kxd5 Bd3 13.h7 = 12.Kxd5 Now 12…Be6+ 13.Ke5(d6) = but not 13.Kd4? Kg6! -+ 12…Bd3! 13.f4! Not 13.Kd4? (of course, not 13.cxd3?? cxd3 -+) 13…Bf1(e2) -+
13…Kg6 14.f5+! Kxh6 15.f6 15.Ke6? Bxc2 or 15.Kd4? Kg5 -+ 15…Kh7! If 15…Be2 (15…Kg6? 16.Ke6! +-), then 16.Ke6! Bh5 17.Ke7! (not 17.Kd5? Bf7+ -+) 17…Kg5 18.f7 Bxf7 19.Kxf7 Kf5 = 16.cxd3! 16.Ke6? Bg6! 17.f7 Kg7-+  or 17.Kd5 Bf7 -+ 16…cxd3 17.Ke6 and White draws.