I think Yamamoto did all this to make the Quincies retreat so there's enough time to rescue Ichigo. Yamamoto might retire from the war now...at least that's how I see it.

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So...Blonde Hair Guy analyzes Yami's Bankai, reports it back to Bach and Yami can basically no longer go Bankai in this war. He can't use it for fear of it being stolen.
Well assuming that Yamamoto doesn't have Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, Southwest up his sleeves, lol then he can't use his bankai.