Number of games in database: 290
Years covered: 1992 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2563
Highest rating achieved in database: 2572
Overall record: +86 -73 =123 (52.3%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
8 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
H Tirard vs R Fontaine, 2001 0-1
Vaisser vs R Fontaine, 2006 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Rilton Cup (2007)
French Championships (2006)
French Championship (2005)
French Championships (2007)
National Open (2006)
XXXV Rilton Cup (2006)
European Club Cup (2007)
EU-ch 4th (2003)
36th Olympiad (2004)
Bundesliga 2011/12 (2011)
🏆 Pro Chess League
V Plat vs R Fontaine (Feb-04-18) 1-0, rapid
D Andreikin vs R Fontaine (Feb-04-18) 1-0, rapid
A Volodin vs R Fontaine (Feb-04-18) 1/2-1/2, rapid
R Fontaine vs A Gupta (Feb-04-18) 0-1, rapid
R Fontaine vs H Melkumyan (Feb-04-18) 0-1, rapid
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Last updated: 2017-01-09 04:17:21
(born Nov-18-1980, 37 years old) France (federation/nationality Monaco)
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Robert Fontaine was born in Suresnes. He became an International Master in 1997 and a Grandmaster in 2002. In 2007 he won the Rilton Cup (2007) with a score of 7.5/9.
He regularly reports for the French chess magazine Europe Échecs. In 2009 he married Ukrainian GM Kateryna Lahno.
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|Oct-30-05|| ||aw1988: <suenteus po 147> Any relation?|
|Oct-30-05|| ||suenteus po 147: <aw1988> Not that I'm aware of. However, it's possible. I know I come from a long line of Fontaines. But then again, Fontaine is a pretty common name in France.|
|Jan-12-06|| ||prinsallan: 147 = Bachs best cantata. Any relation?|
|Jan-17-06|| ||Amoceann: Fontaine, I'll bet for Québec, not France.|
|Mar-10-06|| ||WannaBe: Robert is a FR. GM. will be at the Las Vegas Chess Tournament in June.|
|Aug-20-06|| ||suenteus po 147: <prinsallan> I've never heard it. But you've given me a good idea of what I should listen to next :)|
|Aug-23-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Robert Fontaine|
|Jan-05-07|| ||jenspetersson: Fontaine just won one of Sweden's top tournaments, Rilton Cup, if their live transmission is correct.|
|Jan-05-07|| ||Wild Bill: It is correct. Congratulations to M. Fontaine.|
|Jan-09-07|| ||trumbull0042: Doesn't Bach mean fountain in German?|
|Jan-09-07|| ||WannaBe: According to Babelfish, Bach in German is brook in English.|
|Jan-10-07|| ||Wild Bill: Famous remark attributed to Beethoven: <He should not have been called the Brooke but the Sea.>|
|Apr-03-07|| ||gambitfan: Enfin un joueur français sur ce site... Mais pourquoi aucune biographie ?|
|Apr-14-07|| ||THE pawn: Qu'est-ce que tu veux dire? Il y a des tonnes de joueurs français sur chessgames.|
|Sep-02-08|| ||Billy Vaughan: Oui, je peux trouver au moins les joueurs que je connais déjà ...|
Maxime Vachier Lagrave
Marcel Duchamp (haha !)
Et puis ceux qui habitent la France mais qui viennent d'autrepart ...
Josif D Dorfman
et sûrement on connais ceci...Alexander Alekhine
Dommage qu'ils n'aient pas tous de biographie, mais ils se trouvent ici.
|Feb-28-09|| ||Billy Vaughan: Félicitations pour votre mariage avec Kateryna Lahno !|
|Nov-18-13|| ||Penguincw: Happy 33rd birthday to French GM: Robert Fontaine.|
|Dec-15-15|| ||ketchuplover: He might be playing at lichess.org|
|Jan-08-17|| ||diagonal: French GM and chess journalist Robert Fontaine switched FIDE Federation from France to Monaco last year (Transfer fee Euro 5.000):|
In 2016, Fontaine played occasionally in the decentralised Swiss Team Championship (NLB).
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