Early Game Dilemma
eXtreme Gammon ID: XGID=-a-a-BD-B---dE-a-c-e----B-:0:0:1:13:0:0:3:0:10
Answer and Commentary
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- September 12, 2023
This position was meant to be easy, but it didn’t turn out that way.
It should be obvious that 18/10 is not the right idea. Blue won’t be favourite to get a shot next turn and he is way behind