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 2855 GM 1503014 Norway 1739 1990
2 Vladimir Kramnik 2812 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2554 1975
3 Fabiano Caruana 2810 GM 2020009 United States 1547 1992
4 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2798 GM 623539 France 1631 1990
5 Levon Aronian 2792 GM 13300474 Armenia 2009 1982
6 Hikaru Nakamura 2787 GM 2016192 United States 1897 1987
7 Anish Giri 2785 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1149 1994
8 Liren Ding 2778 GM 8603677 China 710 1992
9 Sergey Karjakin 2773 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 1965 1990
10 Viswanathan Anand 2770 GM 5000017 India 2979 1969
11 Wesley So 2770 GM 5202213 United States 729 1993
12 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2764 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1845 1985
13 Veselin Topalov 2761 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2073 1975
14 Peter Svidler 2759 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2546 1976
15 Chao b Li 2758 GM 8604436 China 615 1989
16 Penteala Harikrishna 2755 GM 5007003 India 1477 1986
17 Richard Rapport 2752 GM 738590 Hungary 614 1996
18 Alexander Grischuk 2747 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2293 1983
19 David Navara 2745 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1721 1985
20 Pavel Eljanov 2737 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1367 1983
21 Boris Gelfand 2734 GM 2805677 Israel 2729 1968
22 Hao Wang 2734 GM 8602883 China 1134 1989
23 Yangyi Yu 2734 GM 8603820 China 684 1994
24 Dmitry Andreikin 2733 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 988 1990
25 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2733 GM 1118358 Poland 1508 1987
26 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2731 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1103 1987
27 Ernesto Inarkiev 2730 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1241 1985
28 Yue Wang 2730 GM 8601429 China 1211 1987
29 Vassily Ivanchuk 2728 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3447 1969
30 Nikita Vitiugov 2728 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1157 1987
31 Michael Adams 2727 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2699 1971
32 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2725 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1144 1990
33 Xiangzhi Bu 2723 GM 8601445 China 1242 1985
34 Quang Liem Le 2723 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1061 1991
35 Teimour Radjabov 2722 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1487 1987
36 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2713 GM 3503240 Cuba 781 1983
37 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2713 GM 2205530 Spain 1820 1982
38 Dmitry Jakovenko 2712 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1400 1983
39 Peter Leko 2712 GM 703303 Hungary 2127 1979
40 Ruslan Ponomariov 2706 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1726 1983
41 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2699 GM 3800024 Peru 1458 1967
42 Maxim Rodshtein 2698 GM 2806851 Israel 867 1989
43 Vladimir Malakhov 2697 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1486 1980
44 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2696 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1371 1979
45 Yi Wei 2696 GM 8603405 China 473 1999
46 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2691 GM 14109182 Ukraine 807 1986
47 Etienne Bacrot 2690 GM 605506 France 2207 1983
48 Sergei Rublevsky 2689 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1564 1974
49 Ivan Cheparinov 2688 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1374 1986
50 Evgeniy Najer 2687 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1593 1977
51 Markus Ragger 2686 GM 1610856 Austria 1214 1988
52 Kacper Piorun 2685 GM 1130420 Poland 512 1991
53 Zoltan Almasi 2684 GM 702293 Hungary 1778 1976
54 Maxim Matlakov 2684 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 933 1991
55 Alexander Morozevich 2683 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1848 1977
56 Gabriel Sargissian 2679 GM 13300881 Armenia 1219 1983
57 Eltaj Safarli 2678 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 968 1992
58 Laurent Fressinet 2677 GM 608742 France 1959 1981
59 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2677 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1469 1976
60 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2676 GM 5002150 India 1306 1983
61 Ilia Smirin 2676 GM 2801990 Israel 1999 1968
62 Vladimir Akopian 2675 GM 13300032 Armenia 1718 1971
63 Evgeny Bareev 2675 GM 4100140 Canada 1808 1966
64 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2674 GM 1202758 Germany 1551 1976
65 Ray Robson 2674 GM 2023970 United States 525 1994
66 Alexei Shirov 2674 GM 2209390 Latvia 3041 1972
67 B Adhiban 2671 GM 5018471 India 656 1992
68 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2671 GM 1170546 Poland 444 1998
69 Luke J McShane 2671 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1253 1984
70 Matthew D Sadler 2670 GM 400173 United Kingdom 866 1974
71 Baadur Jobava 2669 GM 13601520 Georgia 1307 1983
72 Alexander Onischuk 2668 GM 14101025 United States 1417 1975
73 Igor Kovalenko 2667 GM 14117908 Latvia 699 1988
74 Arkadij Naiditsch 2667 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 1893 1985
75 Rauf Mamedov 2666 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1276 1988
76 Sergei Movsesian 2666 GM 310204 Armenia 2179 1978
77 Vladimir Fedoseev 2665 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 667 1995
78 Sanan Sjugirov 2665 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 869 1993
79 Aleksey Dreev 2664 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2756 1969
80 David W L Howell 2663 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1085 1990
81 Igor Lysyj 2663 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 909 1987
82 Robert Markus 2662 GM 921637 Serbia 976 1983
83 Loek Van Wely 2662 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3369 1972
84 Daniil Dubov 2661 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 629 1996
85 Samuel L Shankland 2661 GM 2004887 United States 467 1991
86 Gata Kamsky 2660 GM 2000024 United States 1710 1974
87 Alexander Motylev 2660 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1476 1979
88 Parimarjan Negi 2660 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
89 Hua Ni 2660 GM 8601160 China 1216 1983
90 Ivan Saric 2660 GM 14508150 Croatia 998 1990
91 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
92 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2658 GM 5029465 India 430 1994
93 Alexander Ipatov 2657 GM 14116731 Turkey 638 1993
94 Georg Meier 2657 GM 4675789 Germany 907 1987
95 Ivan Ivanisevic 2656 GM 912417 Serbia 1467 1977
96 Anton Korobov 2656 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1241 1985
97 S.P. Sethuraman 2656 GM 5021596 India 676 1993
98 Zahar Efimenko 2655 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1322 1985
99 Bassem Amin 2654 GM 10601457 Egypt 577 1988
100 Alexander Areshchenko 2654 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1156 1986
101 Viktor Bologan 2654 GM 13900048 Moldova 2313 1971
102 Viktor Laznicka 2654 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1264 1988
103 Vladislav Artemiev 2653 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 427 1998
104 Rainer Buhmann 2653 GM 4651340 Germany 935 1981
105 Hou Yifan 2653 GM 8602980 China 979 1994
106 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2653 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 764 1989
107 Sergei Zhigalko 2653 GM 13502956 Belarus 1055 1989
108 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2652 GM 1503707 Norway 775 1990
109 Borki Predojevic 2652 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 868 1987
110 Nigel D Short 2652 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2624 1965
111 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2651 GM 2257327 Spain 775 1991
112 Gawain C Jones 2650 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1035 1987
113 Axel Bachmann 2649 GM 3700488 Paraguay 498 1989
114 Mateusz Bartel 2649 GM 1112635 Poland 1465 1985
115 Alexander Moiseenko 2649 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1483 1980
116 Dariusz Swiercz 2647 GM 1126881 Poland 807 1994
117 Alexander Riazantsev 2646 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1565 1985
118 Peter Heine Nielsen 2645 GM 1400355 Denmark 1867 1973
119 Boris Grachev 2644 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1327 1986
120 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2643 GM 3503739 Cuba 1315 1982
121 Nils Grandelius 2643 GM 1710400 Sweden 721 1993
122 Ivan Sokolov 2642 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2644 1968
123 Jeffery Xiong 2641 GM 2047640 United States 197 2000
124 Ferenc Berkes 2640 GM 718572 Hungary 1287 1985
125 Robert Hovhannisyan 2640 GM 13302507 Armenia 431 1991
126 Hrant Melkumyan 2640 GM 13302485 Armenia 642 1989
127 Robin Van Kampen 2640 GM 1020854 Netherlands 483 1994
128 Romain Edouard 2639 GM 633429 France 1033 1990
129 Tigran Gharamian 2639 GM 13301527 France 560 1984
130 Krishnan Sasikiran 2639 GM 5004985 India 1602 1981
131 Mikhail Kobalia 2638 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 682 1978
132 Andriy Vovk 2637 GM 14114470 Ukraine 400 1991
133 Csaba Balogh 2635 GM 718939 Hungary 1620 1987
134 Yuriy Kuzubov 2635 GM 14112906 Ukraine 907 1990
135 Evgeny Romanov 2635 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1045 1988
136 Zhong Zhang 2635 GM 8600694 Singapore 825 1978
137 Daniel Naroditsky 2634 GM 2026961 United States 388 1995
138 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2634 GM 3504409 Cuba 607 1984
139 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2633 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 757 1990
140 Boris Savchenko 2633 GM 4147332 Russian Federation 1144 1986
141 Dragan Solak 2633 GM 916811 Turkey 1233 1980
142 Weiqi Zhou 2632 GM 8601674 China 555 1986
143 Martyn Kravtsiv 2631 GM 14113147 Ukraine 788 1990
144 Mladen Palac 2631 GM 14500116 Croatia 2217 1971
145 Ioannis Papaioannou 2631 GM 4201345 Greece 629 1976
146 Abhijeet Gupta 2630 GM 5010608 India 912 1989
147 Ildar Khairullin 2629 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1019 1990
148 Jan Gustafsson 2628 GM 4625498 Germany 1417 1979
149 Dmitry Kokarev 2628 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 754 1982
150 Constantin Lupulescu 2628 GM 1207822 Romania 954 1984
151 Sebastien Maze 2628 GM 613762 France 1000 1984
152 David Anton Guijarro 2627 GM 2285525 Spain 411 1995
153 Milos Perunovic 2627 GM 921629 Serbia 974 1984
154 Aleksandr Shimanov 2627 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 802 1992
155 Evgeny Alekseev 2626 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1289 1985
156 Evgeny Postny 2625 GM 2804344 Israel 1292 1981
157 Varuzhan Akobian 2624 GM 13300580 United States 892 1983
158 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2624 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1387 1981
159 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2624 GM 3901211 Venezuela 671 1989
160 Luka Lenic 2624 GM 14603853 Slovenia 986 1988
161 Andrei Volokitin 2624 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1279 1986
162 Kamil Dragun 2623 GM 1134167 Poland 422 1995
163 Gadir Guseinov 2623 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 868 1986
164 Denis Khismatullin 2623 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1161 1984
165 Tamir Nabaty 2622 GM 2809052 Israel 325 1991
166 Predrag Nikolic 2622 GM 14400014 Bosnia And Herzegovina 2267 1960
167 Emil Sutovsky 2622 GM 2802007 Israel 1584 1977
168 Mustafa Yilmaz 2622 GM 6302718 Turkey 491 1992
169 Jun Zhao 2622 GM 8602522 China 536 1986
170 Zaven Andriasian 2621 GM 13302000 Armenia 722 1989
171 Christian Bauer 2621 GM 603767 France 1774 1977
172 Dmitry Kononenko 2621 GM 14113007 Ukraine 281 1988
173 Aleksandr Lenderman 2621 GM 2021285 United States 488 1989
174 Illya Nyzhnyk 2621 GM 14118084 Ukraine 458 1996
175 Emilio Cordova 2620 GM 3801497 Peru 672 1991
176 Aleksey Goganov 2620 GM 24109959 Russian Federation 649 1991
177 Jianchao Zhou 2620 GM 8603537 China 731 1988
178 Imre Jr Hera 2619 GM 716855 Hungary 639 1986
179 Vladimir Baklan 2618 GM 14102196 Ukraine 1277 1978
180 Matthias Bluebaum 2618 GM 24651516 Germany 473 1997
181 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2093 1966
182 Anton Kovalyov 2617 GM 114987 Canada 457 1992
183 Tamas Banusz 2616 GM 722413 Hungary 840 1989
184 Alexandr Fier 2616 GM 2107139 Brazil 863 1988
185 Rafael Leitao 2616 GM 2101246 Brazil 1155 1979
186 Sandro Mareco 2616 GM 112275 Argentina 631 1987
187 Evgenij Miroshnichenko 2616 GM 14102595 Ukraine 982 1978
188 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2615 GM 3503631 Paraguay 219 1981
189 Qun Ma 2615 GM 8603154 China 217 1991
190 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2615 GM 4152417 Ukraine 641 1986
191 Vladimir Onischuk 2615 GM 14114038 Ukraine 619 1991
192 Arman Pashikian 2615 GM 13301578 Armenia 570 1987
193 Zdenko Kozul 2614 GM 14502879 Croatia 2352 1966
194 Michal Krasenkow 2614 GM 1113100 Poland 2177 1963
195 Arturs Neiksans 2614 GM 11601388 Latvia 473 1983
196 Alexander Zubov 2614 GM 14109409 Ukraine 528 1983
197 Boris Alterman 2613 GM 2801906 Israel 679 1970
198 Benjamin Bok 2613 GM 1017063 Netherlands 664 1995
199 Kiril Georgiev 2613 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2330 1965
200 Rinat Jumabayev 2613 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 490 1989