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Pawn promotion tactics

If you want to promote a pawn first see if the pawn quadrant rule works. It is in my other article. If your pawn can promote without the help of your king and can't be stopped by your opponent, just keep pushing it. But if his king is in the way, you should use your king to help your pawn promote. As long as you have the opposition, you could promote. Exeptions are rook pawns and unlucky cases. Here is how to promote.

Also here is a crucial position:
Sometimes you may even have to use breakthrough tactics:
Another rule is that knights usually have trouble stopping rook pawns from promoting. Just remember using the opposition and you will be fine. Hope you liked it and if you have questions post it below!

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