player profile

Roland Forthomme




  • The current # 20 on the UMB ranking.
  • 2nd on the Belgian ranking.
  • Winner of two World Cups
  • 2x silver medalist in “Viersen”.
  • 3x gold in the Belgian Superprestige
  • 5x gold in the Belgian Cup
  • Winner of the 2008 Sang Lee International
  • Co-holder of the World Record high run in 3-cushion: 28.


His nickname is known around the world: Rolandinho. He started life as a French-speaking Belgian, but billiards made him a citizen of the world. A big guy with a big heart, whose style of play has won him fans on all continents.