Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

(If you register a free account you won't see all these ads!)
Paul Keres vs Max Euwe
Euwe - Keres (1939/40), Amsterdam NED, rd 14, Jan-14
Queen's Gambit Accepted: Classical Defense. Alekhine System (D28)  ·  0-1


Click Here to play Guess-the-Move
Given 23 times; par: 106 [what's this?]

explore this opening
find similar games 26 more Keres/Euwe games
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Premium members can suggest a game for Guess-the-Move with the Guess-the-Move Suggestion Queue.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.

Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-04-14  sneaky pete: Game 14, Amsterdam, January 14 and (after adjournment) 15.
Aug-04-14  DanielBryant: What happens after 22.gxf3? Can't White block off the path of the bishop with f4?
Aug-04-14  sneaky pete: <DanielBryant> After 22.gxf3 Qxh3 23.f4 Bxb4 and if 24.Qxb4 Qg4+ and .. Qxd1 (Euwe).
Premium Chessgames Member
  Marmot PFL: <What happens after 22.gxf3? Can't White block off the path of the bishop with f4?>

22.gf3 Qxh3 23.f4 f5 and Rf6 looks too strong.

This looks like the kind of game Fine meant when he said that Keres was too passive with white against strong opponents.

Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: He can, but Nemesis strikes from another quarter: 22.gxf3 Qxh3 23.f4 f5 with threats of ....Bxb4 and ....Rf6, after which Black stands better because of the lonesome enemy king. Alas, those wretched pieces on the queenside, deep in slumber!
Aug-04-14  DanielBryant: Thanks for clearing that up, all.
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
<This page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
Game collection: QGA
by Gabo5588
Game 55
from World Champion - Euwe (I.Linder/V.Linder) by Qindarka
Keres vs World Champs Decisive Games Euwe
from Keres vs World & Almost Champions Decisive Games by visayanbraindoctor
from 47e RR:RN by whiteshark
Game 24
from Garry Kasparov's On My Great Predecessors (2) by AdrianP
Game 24
from Garry Kasparov's On My Great Predecessors (2) by roberm28
98_D20-D29_ Queen's Gambit ACCEPTED
by whiteshark
My Great Predecessors by Garry Kasparov
by JoseTigranTalFischer
Game 24
from On My Great Predecessors 2 (Kasparov) by Qindarka
Game 172
from number 2 by Frodo7
MAXimum Teacher
by Garre
MAXimum Teacher Compiled by Garre
by fredthebear
Match Euwe (International)!
by amadeus
Max Euwe
by blues66
Game 14
from Euwe - Keres by Chessical
My Great Predecessors by Garry Kasparov
by Incremental
Match Keres!
by amadeus
Game 24
from On My Great Predecessors 2 (Kasparov) by Incremental
Queen's Gambit Accepted
by Chessdreamer

home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2018, Chessgames Services LLC