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2022 - Position 104

Updated: Jun 7



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Match Play. Red trails 2-3 to 7. Should Red redouble? If redoubled, should White take?


For money with a fully active cube redoubling here would be a double blunder but at this score the cube is virtually dead. Red is the favourite, and four points get him to Crawford with his opponent on an even number. Even better a gammon (6%) wins him the match.


Not redoubling here is a 1.5 blunder. If you did not redouble this position you need to do a little work on your match play doubling technique.



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