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Meet Backgammon mastermind Alexandra Llewellyn

euronews - May 6, 2017
As a child, Alexandra Llewellyn learnt to play backgammon in the streets of Cairo with her stepfather and his friends. She felt the game was a wonderful way to transcend age difference and origins, like a common language. Today, Llewellyn and her team ...

Gobuty dispels Gretzky backgammon myth

Winnipeg Free Press - Apr 18, 2017
And the story is we that played backgammon... we played backgammon, but it was not for Wayne. That's just a story. "Wayne spent two days at my house, I had the opportunity to get him. I had partners and the great (general manager) Rudy Pilous said 'Too ...

Bringing back good times

The Tribune - Apr 21, 2017
“Let us also schedule a game of backgammon (board game)? It 'gets my back up' (annoys) when eating out becomes a stand-alone activity. Nowadays, modern conveniences enable great food to be made at home without 'back-breaking effort' (strenuous),” I ...

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Backgammon books

Backgammon For Dummies

by: Chris Bray
A comprehensive and fun guide to Backgammon!

Backgammon is one of the oldest games in the world, the origins of which date back some 5000 years – and it's still going strong. It enjoyed a huge resurgence in the 1970s, and then again in the 1990s with the popularity of the Internet, where millions of people play tournaments online every day.

Today, backgammon's following in the UK is huge, with a dedicated British Isles Backgammon Association, and hundreds of face-to-face tournaments taking place across the UK every year.
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Backgammon: Pure Strategy

by: Mr. Marc Brockmann Olsen
"Backgammon – Pure Strategy" goes deeper into understanding the theory of the game, than any other book before it. This is not a beginners book. This is the book to take your game from intermediate or advanced, into the expert or world class level. The book explains how the backgammon AI algorithms (artificial intelligence) work, and how we as humans can get inspired from them. With this inspiration, the book presents a very strong framework of understanding the dynamics and strategy of the game: a human neural net philosophy.
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Backgammon for Serious Players

by: Bill Robertie
There are million and millions of backgammon players looking to take their game to the next level and this is the book - from the world's best player - that will show them how to win for fun or for profit! Players learn what it takes to win the big games and crush opponents at the table, plus the all-important opening strategies and replies, middle, end and back game techniques, tournament strategies, advanced doubling cube play, and fascinating strategy moves. Includes basic backgammon probabilities and odds, unusual plays, priming strategy, essential bearoff play and lots more.
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Advanced Backgammon: Vol. 1, Positional Play

by: Bill Robertie

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Beginner Backgammon Tutorial - 1 - Setting up the Board

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The Backgammon London Open 2013: Feature Match 9 - Raj Jansari VS Andy Kindler


Backgammon for complete beginners. Part 1 - Introduction and The board.

First in a series of (hopefully!) easy to follow tutorials on playing backgammon, designed for the absolute beginning player. Please feel free to comment, and ask ...

Gibraltar Backgammon Championship 2017 - SJ Semifinal - Jacek Wojciechowski/Mochy


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