Patience is a virtue

Red is playing a perfectly timed 2-3 back game. Unexpectedly White has left him an early shot. Should Red hit that shot or should he bide his time?

Back Game Strategies

White has a reasonably well-timed 2-3 back game, but her home board could collapse with a sequence of high numbers.

Backgame Planning

It is easy to get confused by the array of choice that Red has with his double threes.

Deep Thought

Before the advent of the bots this roll would have been played bar/21*, 8/6 and nobody would have known that they were making a big error.