• 2019 - Position 183

    XGID=-aaB-BB-CA--bC---bbdB-ba--:0:0:1:00:0:0:1:0:10

    Money Play. Should Red double? If doubled, should White take?

    A classic early middle-game position. Red has the advantage and a reasonable number of market-losing sequences. Red must double now because the position is sufficiently volatile.

    White has a comfortable take as Red only has 10 checkers in the attack zone and White’s checkers are all in play.

    3 Comments

    • 1. Oct 7 2019 2:34PM by Peder

      D/T. The two 5-points give Red a strong double, but White's position is sound.

    • 2. Oct 7 2019 10:03PM by Mackenzie

      D/T. If White were anchored up, I think this would be too early to double.

    • 3. Oct 8 2019 8:16AM by Leo

      D/T. Reasonable amount of gammon potential and a secure anchor for red. White's position is solid and the race is close.

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