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

Catharina Roodzant
  
Number of games in database: 29
Years covered: 1936 to 1963
Overall record: +10 -10 =9 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

Repertoire Explorer
Most played openings
A03 Bird's Opening (2 games)
D00 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)
D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense (2 games)
A52 Budapest Gambit (2 games)
D02 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)


Search Sacrifice Explorer for Catharina Roodzant
Search Google for Catharina Roodzant


CATHARINA ROODZANT
(born Oct-21-1896, died Feb-24-1999, 102 years old) Netherlands

[what is this?]
Catharina (Toos) Roodzant-Glimmerveen was a Women's World Championship Challenger in 1937 and 1939. Dutch champion (w) in 1935, 1936 and 1938. She still played when she was already 100. Mrs. Roodzant died in 1999 at the age of 102.

Wikipedia article: Catharina Roodzant


 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 29  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Roodzant vs Graf-Stevenson 0-1311936Semmering AUTD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. F Heemskerk vs C Roodzant  1-0371937Dutch ChB50 Sicilian
3. F Heemskerk vs C Roodzant 1-0471938Women's Ch matchB30 Sicilian
4. C Roodzant vs B Janeckova  1-0561939Wch (Women)D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
5. C Roodzant vs Menchik 0-1181939Wch (Women)A80 Dutch
6. M Berea de Montero vs C Roodzant  0-1671939Wch (Women)B74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
7. C Roodzant vs M Karff  ½-½441939Wch (Women)A52 Budapest Gambit
8. C Roodzant vs D Trepat de Navarro  1-0571939Wch (Women)D55 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. M A de Vigil vs C Roodzant  0-1421939Wch (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
10. P Schwartzmann vs C Roodzant  ½-½621939Wch (Women)D39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
11. C Roodzant vs E Rinder  0-1401939Wch (Women)E23 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann
12. Graf-Stevenson vs C Roodzant  1-0341939Wch womenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
13. M Stoffels vs C Roodzant  ½-½321939Wch (Women)B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
14. E Raclauskiene vs C Roodzant 0-1211939Wch (Women)D00 Queen's Pawn Game
15. C Roodzant vs R Bloch Nakkerud  1-0631939Wch (Women)D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
16. M Lauberte vs C Roodzant  ½-½411939Wch (Women)D04 Queen's Pawn Game
17. A Lougheed-Freedman vs C Roodzant 0-1221939Wch (Women)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. C Roodzant vs S Reischer  ½-½361939Wch (Women)E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
19. C Roodzant vs B Carrasco Araya  0-1221939Wch (Women)D80 Grunfeld
20. C Roodzant vs M T Mora Iturralde  0-1451939Wch womenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
21. I Andersson vs C Roodzant  0-1411939Wch (Women)A03 Bird's Opening
22. C Roodzant vs I Larsen ½-½401939Wch (Women)A52 Budapest Gambit
23. R M Bruce vs C Roodzant  1-0381959Amsterdam Danlon (Women)A03 Bird's Opening
24. E Rinder vs C Roodzant  1-0431959Amsterdam Danlon (Women)B23 Sicilian, Closed
25. C Roodzant vs F Heemskerk  ½-½271959Amsterdam Danlon (Women)E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 29  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Roodzant wins | Roodzant loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-06-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  OhioChessFan: Played when she was 100? That puts the youngster Korchnoi to shame.
Sep-06-10  grasser: This is really shameful that this is the first I have heard of her.

A true dedicated female Chess Champion.

Sep-06-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  OhioChessFan: Apparently <stonehenge> has submitted some more of her games.
Oct-21-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: Happy Birthday Mrs.Roodzant!
Oct-21-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: She became almost 103 years old.
Oct-21-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  alexmagnus: Are there any known games by her when she was 100+?
Oct-21-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Willem Wallekers: A photo from her 100th birthday:
http://www.r-s-b.nl/archief/geschie...
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 player 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 Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!


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