So, I am learning the basics on trading pieces, but can someone please give me tips on the "Art of trading pieces with material gain".
I know a concept called overloading, but are there any other tactical concepts?
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Substitution would be another. With a trade/capture, you can set up another tactical motive like a skewer or a fork.
In the position below (taken from the ChessTactics link above), Black wins an exchange with the following combination:
[Title "Black to move"] [StartFlipped "1"] [FEN "2r2rk1/p1p1qp1p/1p2n1pb/8/n7/1PB1PBN1/P2Q1PPP/R4RK1 b - - 0 33"] 1... Nxc3 2. Qxc3 Bg7
Not really an answer but as you can't put pgns in comments:
While labelling tactical ideas helps in learning beware of putting them too much in separate boxes, they tend to blend into each other. For instance take the following:
[Event "?"] [Site "?"] [Date "????.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "?"] [Black "?"] [Result "*"] [FEN "2r1k2r/1pq2pp1/pn2p2p/2b1p3/4P2B/2N5/PP1Q1PPP/2RR2K1 w - - 0 1"] 1.Nb5 axb5 2.Rxc5 Qxc5 3.Qd8+ Rxd8 4.Rxd8# *
Is Rxc5 a deflection, exploiting the overloading of the queen or a skewer? I would argue it's a bit of all 3