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Thomas Roussel-Roozmon
T Roussel-Roozmon 
Photography copyright © 2008, courtesy of chesspatzerblog.  
Number of games in database: 185
Years covered: 1999 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2462
Highest rating achieved in database: 2500

Overall record: +50 -37 =94 (53.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (21) 
    E77 E81 E94 E91 E84
 English (13) 
    A15 A13 A14 A17 A10
 English, 1 c4 c5 (9) 
    A30 A33 A35 A34
 Slav (8) 
    D11 D12 D14 D13 D16
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E32 E34 E38
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A41 A40 E00
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (13) 
    C67 C65 C78 C80 C91
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A45 E10 D02 A46 D04
 Slav (9) 
    D15 D11
 Sicilian (5) 
    B28 B47 B22 B23
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E59 E44 E49 E34 E54
 English (5) 
    A10 A13 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)
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   34th World Open (2006)
   Canadian Closed (2006)
   Turin Olympiad (2006)
   Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (2010)
   Dresden Olympiad (2008)
   Gibraltar Masters (2020)

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

   🏆 CCCSA Labor Day GMB
   T Roussel-Roozmon vs N Theodorou (Sep-05-21) 1/2-1/2
   Santos Latasa vs T Roussel-Roozmon (Jan-30-20) 1/2-1/2
   T Roussel-Roozmon vs N Zhukova (Jan-29-20) 1-0
   S Vega Gutierrez vs T Roussel-Roozmon (Jan-28-20) 0-1
   T Roussel-Roozmon vs V S Petrov (Jan-27-20) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jan-08-1988, 34 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 8; games 1-25 of 198  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Lesiege vs T Roussel-Roozmon  1-0171999?A10 English
2. L Hua vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½352001ch-Quebec KOE12 Queen's Indian
3. E Lawson vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½262001Quebec-chJC22 Center Game
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. E Lawson vs T Roussel-Roozmon  ½-½442001COQ OpenC53 Giuoco Piano
7. T Roussel-Roozmon vs Turov  0-1552001COQ OpenD95 Grunfeld
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 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. M Ghannoum vs T Roussel-Roozmon 1-0672001Canadian ClosedB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
15. T Roussel-Roozmon vs M Bluvshtein  ½-½422001Canadian ClosedA30 English, Symmetrical
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. Shulman vs T Roussel-Roozmon  1-0622002Toronto CMA Futurity 2ndE44 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2
24. T Roussel-Roozmon vs Tyomkin  ½-½592002Toronto CMA Futurity 2ndD85 Grunfeld
25. T Roussel-Roozmon vs M Tomb ½-½532003Quebec-ch U20B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 198  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!
Jan-29-17  PhilFeeley: Was he in school between 2011 and 2016? There should be more games from those years here.
Sep-06-21  Albertan: He is presently playing in the Charlotte Labor Day GM-B Tournament, which can be followed here:

Sep-08-21  Albertan: Roussel-Roozman finished in third place in the Charlotte Labor Day-GM-B tournament:

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