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Jacek Tomczak
J Tomczak 
Number of games in database: 750
Years covered: 1994 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2605 (2563 rapid, 2608 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2625

Overall record: +243 -156 =251 (56.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 100 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (164) 
    B90 B32 B42 B33 B47
 French Defense (44) 
    C11 C18 C10 C12 C00
 Scotch Game (43) 
 Sicilian Najdorf (31) 
    B90 B94 B97 B96 B93
 Caro-Kann (30) 
    B12 B13 B18 B14 B15
 French (29) 
    C11 C10 C00 C12 C13
With the Black pieces:
 Scandinavian (77) 
 Grunfeld (59) 
    D85 D80 D78 D70 D71
 French Defense (39) 
    C11 C03 C02 C00 C01
 Sicilian (26) 
    B29 B23 B90 B92 B22
 English (22) 
    A15 A16 A17 A10 A13
 French (20) 
    C11 C00 C12
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Tomczak vs Kramnik, 2018 1-0
   Toufighi vs J Tomczak, 2005 0-1
   N Huschenbeth vs J Tomczak, 2007 0-1
   B Grabarczyk vs J Tomczak, 2007 0-1
   Ngoc Truongson Nguyen vs J Tomczak, 2008 1/2-1/2
   M Mader vs J Tomczak, 2007 0-1
   A Tari vs J Tomczak, 2019 0-1
   S B Hansen vs J Tomczak, 2019 0-1
   J Tomczak vs E Postny, 2019 1/2-1/2
   J Tomczak vs D Sadzikowski, 2017 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Polish Championship (2017)
   Universiade (2013)
   Najdorf Memorial Open A (2019)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   Polish Championship (2007)
   MetLife Warsaw Najdorf Chess Festival (2017)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   Hastings 2013/14 (2013)
   Bundesliga 2014/15 (2014)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)
   Bundesliga 2018/19 (2018)
   Bundesliga 2017/18 (2017)
   European Championship (2017)
   Batumi Olympiad (2018)

   🏆 Bundesliga 2019/20
   R Kempinski vs J Tomczak (Oct-17-21) 1/2-1/2
   J Tomczak vs J Vang Glud (Oct-16-21) 1/2-1/2
   J Tomczak vs I Saric (Oct-15-21) 1-0
   Meshkovs vs J Tomczak (Oct-15-21) 1/2-1/2
   J Tomczak vs Ganguly (Oct-14-21) 0-1

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(born Mar-05-1990, 32 years old) Poland

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FIDE Master (2005); International Master (2007); Grandmaster (2012)

Grandmaster norms (1)

Tomczak won his three GM norms at the 4th Polonia Wroclaw Open in June 2006, scoring the norm requisite of 6/9; at the World Junior Championship (2010) in August 2010, scoring 6.5/9 in his first 9 rounds, half a point above the norm requisite; and at the 22nd Cracovia International Open in December 2011-January 2012, scoring the requisite 7/9.

Tomczak's GM title came into effect on 4 January 2012 at the age of 21 years 9 months and 30 days upon the completion of round nine of the Cracovia Open, as his rating was already above 2500.


<Youth> Tomczak won the world U16 championship of 2006 in Batumi, Georgia.

<Junior> He was =7th with 8.5/13 at the World Junior Championship (2010) where he won his 2nd GM norm.

<University> He was =4th at the World University championship 2012 in Portugal and =1st at the 27th World Summer Universiade in July.

<National> =6th with 5/9 at the 2013 Polish championship. He scored 4.5/9 at the Polish Championship in 2014 and placed =3rd in the Polish Championship in 2015 behind Grzegorz Gajewski and Maciej Klekowski.


<2012> Placed =1st alongside Marcin Szelag at the Rostock Open in August. Outright 1st with 4.5/5 at the 5th U Styku Trzech Granic held in Bogatynia, Poland at the end of December.

<2013> Placed =1st alongside Stellan Brynell and Rene Stern at the Rostock International Open in July. Clear first with 8/9, a point ahead of Wojciech Przybylski, in the XXI Nationwide Chess Festival in Poznan in August.

<2014> Clear first by two points on 8.5/9 in Group A of the 10th Jubilee International Chess Festival in Lazy, Poland in June 2014. 2nd behind Kamil Dragun at the GM norm tournament the same month in Naklo nad Notecia.

<2015> =5th at the 31st Cappelle-la-Grand in 2015. Clear winner of the 11th Baltic Pearl Open 2015 in Poland, with 8/9.

Team events

<National representative> In 2008, Tomczak played top board for Poland in the European U18 Team Championship, winning team gold. He played board 3 for Poland 2 at the European Team Championship (2013).

<National Leagues> He has played in the Polish Extraliga since 2007, excluding 2008. In 2007 on board 3, and from 2009 until 2013 on top board he played for the KS Pocztowiec Poznań team, winning an individual bronze in 2011. In the 2014 season, he switched to the powerful Akademia Szachowa Future Processing Gliwice team, and playing on board 5 he won team bronze and individual gold.

Played in the Bundesliga North in 2013-14 season and played for the SSC Rostock 07 in the Bundesliga's 2014-15 season. He also played board two in the TJ Tatran Litovel team in the Czech Extraliga in 2011, helping the team to win bronze.


Tomczak's rating reached 2500 in November 2009, and has remained above that level since. (2)


(1) [; (2); Photo:

Wikipedia article: Jacek Tomczak (chess player)

Last updated: 2017-08-15 04:25:52

 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 750  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Martin Runte vs J Tomczak  1-0271994Plock op rapidE00 Queen's Pawn Game
2. W Ebert vs J Tomczak  1-0411994Plock op rapidC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
3. J Tomczak vs Bartosz Hrynkiewicz  1-0121998POL-ch U10C44 King's Pawn Game
4. P Brodowski vs J Tomczak  1-0341998POL-ch U10B01 Scandinavian
5. J Tomczak vs Maciej Andrejczuk  1-0271998POL-ch U10C34 King's Gambit Accepted
6. M Luch vs J Tomczak  1-0251998POL-ch U10C31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
7. Michal Piec vs J Tomczak  0-1441998POL-ch U10B01 Scandinavian
8. J Tomczak vs Pawel Ostrowski  1-0421998POL-ch U10C30 King's Gambit Declined
9. Lukasz Kisiel vs J Tomczak  0-1241998POL-ch U10B40 Sicilian
10. M Motyka vs J Tomczak  1-0391998POL-ch U10A00 Uncommon Opening
11. J Tomczak vs M Bobula  1-0171998POL-ch U10C10 French
12. Rafal Pluszczewicz vs J Tomczak  1-0121998POL-ch U10A02 Bird's Opening
13. J Tomczak vs Michal Duszenko  1-0361998Jantar Baltyku op-AC57 Two Knights
14. J Tomczak vs Dawid Krolewicz  0-1151998POL-ch U10C44 King's Pawn Game
15. J Tomczak vs Martin Divis  1-0282000Wch U10B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
16. A Delorme vs J Tomczak  0-1332000Wch U10B01 Scandinavian
17. M Kravtsiv vs J Tomczak  1-0412000Wch U10B01 Scandinavian
18. J Tomczak vs S Agaian  1-0312000Wch U10B01 Scandinavian
19. F Bindrich vs J Tomczak  0-1262000Wch U10B01 Scandinavian
20. J Tomczak vs A Susilodinata  0-1232000Wch U10B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
21. D Howell vs J Tomczak  1-0442000Wch U10B01 Scandinavian
22. G Alaverdyan vs J Tomczak  0-1372000Wch U10B01 Scandinavian
23. J Tomczak vs Michal Botor  1-0202001POL-chT U20 2nd divC18 French, Winawer
24. J Tomczak vs Pawel Blaszczak  1-0152001POL-chT U20 2nd divC42 Petrov Defense
25. T Warakomski vs J Tomczak  0-1212001POL-ch U12B01 Scandinavian
 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 750  PGN Download
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Aug-08-10  BIDMONFA: Jacek Tomczak


Feb-09-12  wordfunph: it's official, Jacek Tomczak achieved his GM title..


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