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2019 - Position 185

By Chris Bray, Oct 9 2019 05:51PM


Money Play. How should Red play 41?

Attacking here with 8/4*, 22/21 is too wide open.

Red should play to establish a high anchor to equalise the game. The correct play is 24/20, 22/21. Any other play is at least an error.

The key to this problem is selecting the right game plan.

Oct 10 2019 09:22AM by Leo

Red needs an advanced anchor, and while he has a home board advantage, this might be the time to try and get it. 24/20,22/21.

Oct 10 2019 02:52PM by Peder

8/4*, 22/21. When in doubt, send the marines!

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