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Position 747, Category End Game

Black to play 6 1

Black vs White

Moneygame: Jacoby and Beaver

added at 3/16/2010 4:47 PM, from dongbang

Pipcount: 8(-120) - 128(+120)


Gnu BG ID:

Comment:
This is a position from Robertie`s BG-book Advanced BG, Volume 2: Technical Play. This is one of those rare occasions where Robertie gives the correct solution. Best is to hit the blot and maximize the Backgammons

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backgammon position number 747 - checkerplay.com

1) 8/7* 7/1 [show allhide all]
Equity: +2.355 6 ply

Player: 98.43%21.19%15.32%61.92%
Opponent: 1.57%1.57%0.00%0.00%

Pipcount: 1(-134) - 135(+134)


2) 8/1 [show positionhide position]
Equity: +2.000 (-0.355) 6 ply

Player: 100.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%
Opponent: 0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Pipcount: 1(-127) - 128(+127)

Software: eXtreme Gammon Version: 1.12

User Comments:

11/26/2017 6:26 AM, BGBex: why risk the sure win tho? a gammon is enough for me... i dont get it.. also why do you say.."This is one of those rare occasions where Robertie gives the correct solution." i thiought his books an advice were generally accepted?