• 2017 - Position 225

    XGID=-bACBBBB--------abbcbc-AAA:1:-1:1:11:0:0:3:0:10

    Money Play. How should Red play 11?

    Given the chance to make a full prime I have found it is nearly always correct to do so and this position is no exception. Bar/22, 2/1 is correct by a long way, every other move being a blunder or worse.

    Bar/22, 2/1 plays to the basic strategy of prime against prime – come to the edge of your opponent’s prime and make your own prime. After bar22, 23/22 any 1 by White is very dangerous for Red.

    1 Comment

    • 1. Dec 7 2017 5:42PM by Peder

      B/22, 23/22. This works well against sixes.

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