Position 51b, page 96
From Better Backgammon, by Tim Holland

White to play 4-3.

To show a contrast, here Black’s position is identical to Position 51a. The difference, of course, is the fact that you no longer are “defenseless.” Here it is obviously correct to hit Black’s blot on his bar point.

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Black owns 2-cube
White rolls 4-3

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4-3: Game BG   Equity
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