Team introduction: Lithuania


Team introduction: Lithuania

lithuaniaWe continue our introduction of the players from the 35 nations that will compete in the 2015 European Team Chess Championship in Reykjavík in November. It is worth mentioning that the participating nations have until October 12th to confirm the exact team lists with all names; the player lists might change until that date.

Today we introduce the Lithuanian teams.

Lithuania is bringing a lot of experience and talent to compete in Reykjavík. The open team is led by the experienced GM Aloyzas Kveinys (2485) who has played in five European Team Chess Championships and no less than eight Chess Olympiads! The woman team is led by the talented IM/WGM Deimante Daulyte (2392) who has won the women’s Lithuanian Chess Championship several times and played in the Women’s World Chess Championship in 2015.

The open team

  1. GM Aloyzas Kveinys (2485)
  2. IM Tomas Laurusas (2429)
  3. IM Mindaugas Beinoras (2340)
  4. FM Tautvydas Vedrickas (2330)

Women team:

  1. IM/WGM Deimante Daulyte (2392)
  2. WIM Solomeja Zaksaite (2202)
  3. WFM Daiva Batyte (2107)
  4. Zykiene Rita (1913)

We wish our Lithuanian friends best of luck in the championship!

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