Backgammon to Win: Play Like a Pro Both Online and Off
Backgammon is set to be the new poker. Like that perennialfavourite, it's a game of skill that can engross its players. Unlike poker, it doesn't rely so much on chance, meaning thatbackgammon can be more satisfying to play and more fun for the beginner -who doesn't end up folding eight times out of ten. It's an action-packed, head-to-head game, but can also be played in tournaments, which is why it's gaining increasing popularity on online gambling sites. Backgammon to Win: Play like a pro both online and off introduces beginners and those who haven't played for years to the strategies and tips needed to play the game well, whether you want to makeserious money in tournaments or play just for fun at a board with friends. With clear, precise text and illustrations providing step-bystep directions, Backgammon to Win has everything you need to be one step ahead of the game.
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THE BASIC RULES OF PLAY
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