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Thomas Roussel-Roozmon
T Roussel-Roozmon 
Photography copyright © 2008, courtesy of chesspatzerblog.  
Number of games in database: 167
Years covered: 1999 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2463
Highest rating achieved in database: 2500

Overall record: +46 -35 =81 (53.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 5 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (21) 
    E81 E77 E94 E91 E84
 English (11) 
    A15 A14 A17 A13 A10
 English, 1 c4 c5 (7) 
    A33 A34 A30 A35
 Slav (7) 
    D11 D14 D12 D13 D16
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E32 E38 E34
 Reti System (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C67 C65 C78 C80 C77
 Slav (9) 
    D15 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    E10 A45 A46 D04 D02
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E59 E34 E49 E44 E54
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A70 A64 A62
 English (4) 
    A10 A14
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Roussel-Roozmon vs I Krush, 2006 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Canadian Open (2007)
   Canadian Closed (2006)
   34th World Open (2006)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   Olympiad (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2006 Montreal (group B) by gauer

   🏆 PRO Chess League (Atlantic)
   T Roussel-Roozmon vs Lenderman (Jan-11-17) 0-1, rapid
   T Roussel-Roozmon vs P Charbonneau (Jan-11-17) 0-1, rapid
   D S Smith vs T Roussel-Roozmon (Jan-11-17) 0-1, rapid
   M Arnold vs T Roussel-Roozmon (Jan-11-17) 1-0, rapid
   T Roussel-Roozmon vs A Lesiege (Dec-29-16) 0-1

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(born Jan-08-1988, 31 years old) Canada

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Thomas was ranked 6th in the Canadian (active player) listings for the summer of 2010 and finished 9th overall in the 2000 World Youth U-12 chess championships.

Team play

He played at the Chess Olympiad (2010) on the Canadian 2nd board (4 wins and 6 draws in 10 games played) to capture the grandmaster title. He previously competed at the 37th Chess Olympiad (2006) as high as 5th board and usually as high as 4th board during the Olympiad (2008) event, respectively. He had 20.5 points accumulated from 28 Olympiad games.

In addition to playing for the Olympiads with team Canada, he and free-agent Bator Sambuev signed on to their Toronto Dragons(4) team, which includes Nikolay Noritsyn, Gergely Szabo, Kaiqi Yang, Arthur Calugar, Michael Song, Shiyam Thavandiran, Raja Panjwani and Razvan Preotu for play after 2016.

References / Sources

(1) (Canadian zone),

(2) (Olympiad & team chess chronological catalog),

(3) (Quebec chess federation),

(4) (Toronto Dragons fan page).

Last updated: 2016-12-02 18:33:25

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Lesiege vs T Roussel-Roozmon  1-0171999?A10 English
2. E Lawson vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½262001Quebec-chJC22 Center Game
3. L Hua vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½352001ch-Quebec KOE12 Queen's Indian
4. T Roussel-Roozmon vs L Hua  0-1332001ch-Quebec KOA66 Benoni
5. V Voskanian vs T Roussel-Roozmon  0-1732001COQ OpenA04 Reti Opening
6. T Roussel-Roozmon vs M Turov  0-1552001COQ OpenD95 Grunfeld
7. E Lawson vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½442001COQ OpenC53 Giuoco Piano
8. T Roussel-Roozmon vs V Prahov  ½-½402001COQ OpenA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
9. T Roussel-Roozmon vs M Fortier  ½-½432001COQ OpenE88 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6
10. S Fillion vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½322001COQ OpenC49 Four Knights
11. T Roussel-Roozmon vs S Chu  ½-½622001COQ OpenE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
12. M O Moisan-Plante vs T Roussel-Roozmon  0-1192001COQ OpenC47 Four Knights
13. T Roussel-Roozmon vs R Gardner  1-0512001Canadian ClosedA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
14. T Roussel-Roozmon vs M Bluvshtein  ½-½422001Canadian ClosedA30 English, Symmetrical
15. M Ghannoum vs T Roussel-Roozmon 1-0672001Canadian ClosedB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
16. D Milicevic vs T Roussel-Roozmon  1-0262001Canadian ClosedA36 English
17. E Lawson vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½352001Canadian ClosedE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
18. T Roussel-Roozmon vs I Lipnowski  ½-½422001Canadian ClosedE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
19. R Kapadia vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½382001Canadian ClosedB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
20. T Reddy vs T Roussel-Roozmon  1-0442001Canadian ClosedA10 English
21. T Roussel-Roozmon vs P Saint-Amand  ½-½742001Canadian ClosedA33 English, Symmetrical
22. T Roussel-Roozmon vs Barsov  0-1302002Canada opD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
23. Y Shulman vs T Roussel-Roozmon  1-0622002Toronto CMA Futurity 2ndE44 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2
24. T Roussel-Roozmon vs M Tomb ½-½532003Quebec-ch U20B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
25. C Marcelin vs T Roussel-Roozmon 0-1182004BC MastersA36 English
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-17-04  marcus13: HE is actually 2400
Feb-28-05  Avion: It's a boy from Montréal, Québec, Canada.
From last news(last summer), he was 2500+ and still going up. He is about 16...that the kind of thing that make me eat my short!
Jul-25-08  timhortons: a bright hope of quebec chess federation
Nov-04-08  timhortons: i sent daniel freeman of masters roozmon picture id taken last canadian open 2008. i hope he consider it posting here. grandmaster roozmon is a very pleasant guy.hey his from MONTREAL!
Nov-05-08  timhortons: thanks daniel freeman.

thank you again for posting the picture of these fine young gentleman from montreal. he's studying in university of montreal that only means that hes all brains.hes a very pleasant guy and had always a ready smile.

Mar-20-10  BobCrisp: Flipping heck. Wouldn't want to meet him on a dark night.
Oct-02-10  Albertan: Thomas Roussel Roozmon is Canada's newest Grandmaster! He has earned his last GM norm in the 2010 Chess Olympiad in Khanty-Mansiysk. Congratulations Thomas!
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  PhilFeeley: Was he in school between 2011 and 2016? There should be more games from those years here.
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