Backgammon - SENTRY tactic
Leave a lone rear checker in
your opponent's outfield to harass the opponent if he leaps to the
You are behind in the race
Opponent has some
weakness in his home board.
It's crunched or starting to crunch.
Opponent usually has an anchor in your home board and must soon
break it because of his crunched home board.
In the position shown 14/8 would be a 0.091 blunder.