Celebrating 15 years in backgammon games

Tutorial: Phil Simborg - Simborg's Blunders

So You Think Backgammon is Easy?

29 Jul 2008 - by Phil Simborg

Here's a good example of how complex backgammon can be. There are two positions in this article where Black holds a 2-cube and is on roll. See if you can guess the proper cube action for both positions. Be prepared to be surprised.

 

Rating:  2.60
"Simborg's Blunders" Archive
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So You Think Backgammon is Easy?

29 Jul 2008 - by Phil Simborg

Here's a good example of how complex backgammon can be. There are two positions in this article where Black holds a 2-cube and is on roll. See if you can guess the proper cube action for both positions. Be prepared to be surprised.

Rating:  2.60

Simborg's Blunders: Learning More and More From Snowie

31 Jul 2007 - by Phil Simborg

Phil Simborg discusses a tricky backgammon position where his original opinion differed from Snowie's suggested move.

Rating:  5.00

Simborg's Blunders: Hit or Not Revisited

12 Jan 2007 - by Phil Simborg

Phil Simborg presents a follow up to his recent hit or not backgammon problem.

Rating:  4.67

Simborg's Blunders: Hit or Not?

09 Jan 2007 - by Phil Simborg

Phil Simborg is a pretty good player from Chicago, but he makes some real blunders...here's a blunder he didn't make.

Rating:  4.80

Simborg's Blunders: Two Choices, Three Opinions.

12 Sep 2006 - by Phil Simborg

Phil Simborg is a pretty good player from Chicago, but he makes some real blunders...here's one of them.

Rating:  4.88
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