GM Chess Analysis #41 RIP Aloyzas Kveinys – Kveinys vs Kamsky

Big Al was a gentle giant of a man who spread a lot of joy to those people who had the pleasure of meeting him. Relying on a excellent positional style and brilliant endgame play, Kveinys scored many a notable tournament victory. For one, he was Lithuanian Champion on five occasions. RIP Aloyzas Kveinys.

US Masters, 2015.08.31
Aloyzas Kveinys vs Gata Kamsky
ECO D79

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. g3 O-O 5. Bg2 c6 6. Nc3 d5 7. cxd5 cxd5 8. Ne5 e6 9. O-O Nfd7 10. Nf3 Nc6 11. e3 Nf6 12. b3 Re8 13. Bb2 Bd7 14. Ne5 Qe7 15. f4 Rec8 16. Qe2 Be8 17. Rfc1 a6 18. Nd3 Rc7 19. Na4 $1 Ne4 20. Nb6 Rd8 21. a4 Qd6
(21… Na5)
22. Qc2 Rb8 23. Bxe4 dxe4 24. Ne5 Qd8 25. Ba3 g5 26. a5
gxf4 27. gxf4 f6
(27… f5)
28. Nxc6 Bxc6
(28… Rxc6 29. Qxe4 f5 30. Qg2)
29. Qc4 Bf8
(29… Qe8 30. Bd6)
30. Qxe6+ Kh8 31. Bxf8 Qxf8 32. Kh1 Re8 33. Qf5 Rf7 34. Rg1 Bb5 35. Ra2 Rg7 36. Rxg7 Qxg7 37. Rg2 Qf7 38. d5 Qe7 39. Qg4 Rd8
40. h3 Re8 41. d6 Qf7 42. Qf5 Rd8 43. Rd2 Qg6 44. Qg4 Qf7 45. Qf5 Qg6 46. Qxg6 hxg6 47. Rd4 Kg7 48. Kh2 Kf7 49. Kg3 Bc6 50. d7 Ke7 51. Kg4 Kf7 52. f5 g5 53. Rd6 Ke7 54. Re6+ Kf7 55. Nc4 Rxd7 56. Nd6+ Kg7 57. Ne8+ Kf8 58. Nxf6 Rd3 59. Nh7+ Kg8 60. Nxg5 Rxe3 61. Re7 1-0

* Facebook –
* Twitter – ginger_gm
* Website –
* Twitch channel –

Learn more about the Endgame here –

28 Comments

  1. What a beautiful game! Thanks for the upload! Although lives end, the beauty created on the board is Immortal

  2. Everyday a new video. Ginger on Fire!! 🔥🔥🔥

  3. Great instructive video with beautiful sentiment. Thank you

  4. Well done GM Williams. Another excellent video. Thank you.

  5. you are on fire, man! every day a new video, awesome. also very nice that you paid tribute to his character at the end.

    cfourexplosive

  6. The guy in the thumbnail looks like GM Finegold. No offence to Late senior.

  7. What sad news. My sincere condolences to all his family and friends, including you.

  8. Nice presentation Simon, cheers to your friend !

  9. Nice game. Sorry about losing your friend.

  10. Great lesson, best on the net, my condolences to GM Aloyzas Kveinys, may he rest in peace.

  11. What a lovely, heart-felt eulogy, Simon. RIP GM A.K.

  12. Beatiful video, Simon. You're a great person.

  13. Simon, this was a wonderful tribute. High class.

  14. Big loss for our country chess… Very nice gesture from Simon, thanks !

  15. if we had some type of awards for chess videos, this would definitely be a huge contender. Cant believe people still watch agadmator or suren, when this type of accurate, emotional and entertaining analysis is available. Just wow!

  16. RIP Big man you look very friendly and Big drinker. Your friends lucky persons. Thank you Simon for introduce to Aloyzas.

  17. does he betas magnus carlsne in any of his games in his whole carrier simon sir great birllinat plauyer like karpov and kasparavo and anand thanks

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *