Position 581, Category Bear Off

Roll or Double?

Black vs White

Moneygame: Jacoby and Beaver

added at 3/7/2010 9:58 AM, from admin

Pipcount: 7(+1) - 6(-1)

Gnu BG ID:

This position is an example for the Jacoby paradox. Would whites position be better(e.g. just a man on the one point), you should double, but when you keep the cube, you win in the sequences, where you miss and white misses also, but would have redoubled you with perfect efficiency.

Tags: 2 checkers | Jacoby paradox |

backgammon position number 581 - checkerplay.com

Evaluation Level: 7 ply

Winning Chances:

Player: 64.51%64.51%0.00%0.00%
Opponent: 35.49%35.49%0.00%0.00%

Cubeful Equities:

No Double:+0.292best
Double / Take:+0.111-0.181
Double / Drop:+1.000+0.708

Best Cube Action: No Double / Take

Cubeless Equities:

No Double:+0.290

Software: eXtreme Gammon Version: 1.12