Chess players by rating

Top Chess Players list ordered by FIDE Rating. The list contains the top 200 chess players in the database ordered by ELO.

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Name ELO Title FIDE Id Federation Games Birth Year
1 Magnus Carlsen 2857 GM 1503014 Norway 1744 1990
2 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2819 GM 623539 France 1649 1990
3 Vladimir Kramnik 2808 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2554 1975
4 Fabiano Caruana 2807 GM 2020009 United States 1550 1992
5 Levon Aronian 2792 GM 13300474 Armenia 2012 1982
6 Hikaru Nakamura 2791 GM 2016192 United States 1905 1987
7 Wesley So 2771 GM 5202213 United States 737 1993
8 Viswanathan Anand 2770 GM 5000017 India 2982 1969
9 Anish Giri 2769 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1157 1994
10 Sergey Karjakin 2769 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 1970 1990
11 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2764 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1845 1985
12 Veselin Topalov 2761 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2076 1975
13 Liren Ding 2755 GM 8603677 China 719 1992
14 Alexander Grischuk 2754 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2297 1983
15 Chao b Li 2753 GM 8604436 China 615 1989
16 Penteala Harikrishna 2752 GM 5007003 India 1481 1986
17 Richard Rapport 2752 GM 738590 Hungary 614 1996
18 Peter Svidler 2751 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2564 1976
19 Boris Gelfand 2743 GM 2805677 Israel 2737 1968
20 David Navara 2742 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1730 1985
21 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2740 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1144 1990
22 Pavel Eljanov 2737 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1367 1983
23 Yue Wang 2737 GM 8601429 China 1211 1987
24 Dmitry Andreikin 2733 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 997 1990
25 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2733 GM 1118358 Poland 1517 1987
26 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2731 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1103 1987
27 Nikita Vitiugov 2728 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1165 1987
28 Michael Adams 2727 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2699 1971
29 Yangyi Yu 2725 GM 8603820 China 687 1994
30 Vassily Ivanchuk 2723 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3447 1969
31 Quang Liem Le 2723 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1061 1991
32 Teimour Radjabov 2722 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1487 1987
33 Ernesto Inarkiev 2721 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1249 1985
34 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2720 GM 3503240 Cuba 781 1983
35 Xiangzhi Bu 2715 GM 8601445 China 1242 1985
36 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2713 GM 2205530 Spain 1820 1982
37 Dmitry Jakovenko 2712 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1409 1983
38 Hao Wang 2712 GM 8602883 China 1135 1989
39 Peter Leko 2709 GM 703303 Hungary 2127 1979
40 Ruslan Ponomariov 2709 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1726 1983
41 Yi Wei 2709 GM 8603405 China 478 1999
42 Maxim Rodshtein 2698 GM 2806851 Israel 876 1989
43 Vladimir Malakhov 2697 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1486 1980
44 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2696 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1371 1979
45 Arkadij Naiditsch 2696 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 1893 1985
46 Etienne Bacrot 2692 GM 605506 France 2207 1983
47 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2691 GM 14109182 Ukraine 807 1986
48 Sergei Rublevsky 2689 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1564 1974
49 Ivan Cheparinov 2688 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1374 1986
50 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2687 GM 1202758 Germany 1551 1976
51 Ilia Smirin 2687 GM 2801990 Israel 2008 1968
52 Maxim Matlakov 2686 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 942 1991
53 Markus Ragger 2686 GM 1610856 Austria 1214 1988
54 Zoltan Almasi 2684 GM 702293 Hungary 1778 1976
55 Alexander Morozevich 2683 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1850 1977
56 Kacper Piorun 2681 GM 1130420 Poland 523 1991
57 Eltaj Safarli 2678 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 977 1992
58 Laurent Fressinet 2677 GM 608742 France 1959 1981
59 Evgeniy Najer 2677 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1593 1977
60 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2676 GM 5002150 India 1315 1983
61 Vladimir Akopian 2675 GM 13300032 Armenia 1718 1971
62 Evgeny Bareev 2675 GM 4100140 Canada 1808 1966
63 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2675 GM 1170546 Poland 452 1998
64 Ray Robson 2674 GM 2023970 United States 525 1994
65 Alexei Shirov 2674 GM 2209390 Latvia 3041 1972
66 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2673 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1473 1976
67 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2672 GM 3800024 Peru 1464 1967
68 B Adhiban 2671 GM 5018471 India 656 1992
69 Luke J McShane 2671 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1253 1984
70 Vladimir Fedoseev 2670 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 674 1995
71 Matthew D Sadler 2670 GM 400173 United Kingdom 866 1974
72 Gabriel Sargissian 2670 GM 13300881 Armenia 1221 1983
73 Baadur Jobava 2669 GM 13601520 Georgia 1307 1983
74 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2669 GM 5029465 India 438 1994
75 Alexander Onischuk 2668 GM 14101025 United States 1417 1975
76 Ivan Saric 2667 GM 14508150 Croatia 1007 1990
77 Rauf Mamedov 2666 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1276 1988
78 Sergei Movsesian 2666 GM 310204 Armenia 2195 1978
79 Nigel D Short 2666 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2626 1965
80 Alexander Areshchenko 2665 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1156 1986
81 Vladislav Artemiev 2665 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 436 1998
82 Igor Kovalenko 2664 GM 14117908 Latvia 715 1988
83 David W L Howell 2663 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1085 1990
84 Robert Markus 2662 GM 921637 Serbia 978 1983
85 Zahar Efimenko 2661 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1322 1985
86 Samuel L Shankland 2661 GM 2004887 United States 476 1991
87 Aleksey Dreev 2660 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2758 1969
88 Alexander Motylev 2660 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1485 1979
89 Parimarjan Negi 2660 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
90 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
91 Viktor Bologan 2654 GM 13900048 Moldova 2322 1971
92 Hou Yifan 2658 GM 8602980 China 994 1994
93 Krishnan Sasikiran 2658 GM 5004985 India 1611 1981
94 Alexander Ipatov 2657 GM 14116731 Turkey 638 1993
95 Georg Meier 2657 GM 4675789 Germany 916 1987
96 Loek Van Wely 2657 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3369 1972
97 Axel Bachmann 2656 GM 3700488 Paraguay 508 1989
98 Anton Korobov 2656 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1250 1985
99 Sergei Zhigalko 2656 GM 13502956 Belarus 1055 1989
100 Hua Ni 2655 GM 8601160 China 1220 1983
101 Bassem Amin 2654 GM 10601457 Egypt 577 1988
102 Mateusz Bartel 2653 GM 1112635 Poland 1474 1985
103 Sanan Sjugirov 2653 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 869 1993
104 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2652 GM 1503707 Norway 775 1990
105 Alexander Riazantsev 2651 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1565 1985
106 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2651 GM 2257327 Spain 775 1991
107 Ivan Ivanisevic 2650 GM 912417 Serbia 1469 1977
108 Hrant Melkumyan 2650 GM 13302485 Armenia 643 1989
109 S.P. Sethuraman 2649 GM 5021596 India 684 1993
110 Daniil Dubov 2648 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 629 1996
111 Viktor Laznicka 2648 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1273 1988
112 Romain Edouard 2647 GM 633429 France 1044 1990
113 Dariusz Swiercz 2647 GM 1126881 Poland 807 1994
114 Andrei Volokitin 2647 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1279 1986
115 Daniel Naroditsky 2646 GM 2026961 United States 389 1995
116 Peter Heine Nielsen 2645 GM 1400355 Denmark 1867 1973
117 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2643 GM 3503739 Cuba 1315 1982
118 Igor Lysyj 2643 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 909 1987
119 Borki Predojevic 2642 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 875 1987
120 Rainer Buhmann 2641 GM 4651340 Germany 935 1981
121 Nils Grandelius 2641 GM 1710400 Sweden 727 1993
122 Alexander Moiseenko 2641 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1483 1980
123 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2641 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 764 1989
124 Ferenc Berkes 2640 GM 718572 Hungary 1287 1985
125 Robin Van Kampen 2640 GM 1020854 Netherlands 483 1994
126 Yuriy Kuzubov 2639 GM 14112906 Ukraine 907 1990
127 Aleksandr Shimanov 2639 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 802 1992
128 Gata Kamsky 2638 GM 2000024 United States 1710 1974
129 Tigran Gharamian 2637 GM 13301527 France 560 1984
130 Abhijeet Gupta 2637 GM 5010608 India 913 1989
131 Andriy Vovk 2637 GM 14114470 Ukraine 406 1991
132 Zhong Zhang 2637 GM 8600694 Singapore 828 1978
133 Evgeny Alekseev 2636 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1289 1985
134 Gawain C Jones 2635 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1035 1987
135 Dmitry Kokarev 2635 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 754 1982
136 Robert Hovhannisyan 2634 GM 13302507 Armenia 440 1991
137 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2634 GM 3504409 Cuba 607 1984
138 Grzegorz Gajewski 2633 GM 1116207 Poland 949 1985
139 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2633 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 757 1990
140 Dragan Solak 2633 GM 916811 Turkey 1233 1980
141 Jeffery Xiong 2633 GM 2047640 United States 201 2000
142 Weiqi Zhou 2633 GM 8601674 China 559 1986
143 Martyn Kravtsiv 2631 GM 14113147 Ukraine 807 1990
144 Ioannis Papaioannou 2631 GM 4201345 Greece 629 1976
145 Boris Grachev 2628 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1327 1986
146 Jan Gustafsson 2628 GM 4625498 Germany 1417 1979
147 Mikhail Kobalia 2628 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 682 1978
148 Ivan Sokolov 2628 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2646 1968
149 David Anton Guijarro 2627 GM 2285525 Spain 419 1995
150 Emilio Cordova 2627 GM 3801497 Peru 678 1991
151 Alexandr Fier 2627 GM 2107139 Brazil 863 1988
152 Aleksey Goganov 2627 GM 24109959 Russian Federation 650 1991
153 Sebastien Maze 2627 GM 613762 France 1000 1984
154 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2626 GM 3901211 Venezuela 680 1989
155 Ildar Khairullin 2626 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1027 1990
156 Tamir Nabaty 2626 GM 2809052 Israel 342 1991
157 Varuzhan Akobian 2625 GM 13300580 United States 892 1983
158 Gadir Guseinov 2625 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 868 1986
159 Csaba Balogh 2623 GM 718939 Hungary 1629 1987
160 Mladen Palac 2623 GM 14500116 Croatia 2224 1971
161 Jun Zhao 2623 GM 8602522 China 536 1986
162 Luka Lenic 2622 GM 14603853 Slovenia 986 1988
163 Constantin Lupulescu 2622 GM 1207822 Romania 963 1984
164 Predrag Nikolic 2622 GM 14400014 Bosnia And Herzegovina 2273 1960
165 Emil Sutovsky 2622 GM 2802007 Israel 1593 1977
166 Zaven Andriasian 2621 GM 13302000 Armenia 731 1989
167 Dmitry Kononenko 2621 GM 14113007 Ukraine 290 1988
168 Qun Ma 2621 GM 8603154 China 217 1991
169 Illya Nyzhnyk 2621 GM 14118084 Ukraine 458 1996
170 Evgeny Postny 2621 GM 2804344 Israel 1301 1981
171 Mustafa Yilmaz 2621 GM 6302718 Turkey 491 1992
172 Christian Bauer 2620 GM 603767 France 1774 1977
173 Daniel Fridman 2620 GM 11600454 Germany 1948 1976
174 Arturs Neiksans 2620 GM 11601388 Latvia 481 1983
175 Timur Gareyev 2619 GM 14200937 United States 323 1988
176 Imre Jr Hera 2619 GM 716855 Hungary 639 1986
177 Zdenko Kozul 2619 GM 14502879 Croatia 2359 1966
178 Evgeny Romanov 2619 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1045 1988
179 Matthias Bluebaum 2618 GM 24651516 Germany 473 1997
180 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2618 GM 3503631 Paraguay 219 1981
181 Michal Krasenkow 2618 GM 1113100 Poland 2177 1963
182 Milos Perunovic 2618 GM 921629 Serbia 976 1984
183 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2100 1966
184 Denis Khismatullin 2617 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1161 1984
185 Anton Kovalyov 2617 GM 114987 Canada 457 1992
186 Grigoriy Oparin 2617 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 444 1997
187 AR Saleh Salem 2617 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 557 1993
188 Tamas Banusz 2616 GM 722413 Hungary 846 1989
189 Rafael Leitao 2616 GM 2101246 Brazil 1155 1979
190 Jianchao Zhou 2616 GM 8603537 China 735 1988
191 Boris Alterman 2613 GM 2801906 Israel 679 1970
192 Vadim Milov 2613 GM 1304364 Switzerland 1575 1972
193 Samvel Ter Sahakyan 2613 GM 13302531 Armenia 432 1993
194 Vladimir Baklan 2612 GM 14102196 Ukraine 1286 1978
195 Vasif Durarbayli 2612 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 301 1992
196 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2612 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1387 1981
197 Kamil Miton 2612 GM 1111914 Poland 1090 1984
198 Rinat Jumabayev 2611 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 498 1989
199 Hrvoje Stevic 2611 GM 14502569 Croatia 1192 1980
200 Yang Wen 2611 GM 8602956 China 475 1988