“Three Great Games”
Rollout of Game 2, Position 32b
From Backgammon: the Cruelest Game, by Barclay Cooke and Jon Bradshaw

White to play 5-5.

White enters on the 5 point and goes all the way to his own 5 point. This “miracle” roll puts white right back in the game.

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Tom Keith 2013 
Money play
White owns 8-cube
White rolls 5-5

1296 games with VR
Checker play: 3-ply
Cube play: XG Roller

5-5: Game BG   Equity
1 bar/5 W
−0.0559 x  *

Three Great Games,” Backgammon: the Cruelest Game

Backgammon: the Cruelest Game (1974), by Barclay Cooke and Jon Bradshaw

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