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 2840 GM 1503014 Norway 1809 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2827 GM 2020009 United States 1601 1992
3 Vladimir Kramnik 2811 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2614 1975
4 Wesley So 2808 GM 5202213 United States 765 1993
5 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2796 GM 623539 France 1725 1990
6 Viswanathan Anand 2786 GM 5000017 India 3085 1969
7 Sergey Karjakin 2785 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2034 1990
8 Hikaru Nakamura 2785 GM 2016192 United States 1991 1987
9 Levon Aronian 2780 GM 13300474 Armenia 2089 1982
10 Anish Giri 2773 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1210 1994
11 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2767 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1211 1990
12 Penteala Harikrishna 2766 GM 5007003 India 1512 1986
13 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2766 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1929 1985
14 Liren Ding 2760 GM 8603677 China 758 1992
15 Pavel Eljanov 2755 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1389 1983
16 Vassily Ivanchuk 2752 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3501 1969
17 Michael Adams 2751 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2727 1971
18 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2750 GM 1118358 Poland 1619 1987
19 Peter Svidler 2748 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2609 1976
20 Alexander Grischuk 2742 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2362 1983
21 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 844 1983
22 Veselin Topalov 2739 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2120 1975
23 Yangyi Yu 2738 GM 8603820 China 767 1994
24 Dmitry Andreikin 2736 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1089 1990
25 David Navara 2735 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1815 1985
26 Nikita Vitiugov 2724 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1285 1987
27 Ernesto Inarkiev 2723 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1330 1985
28 Boris Gelfand 2721 GM 2805677 Israel 2785 1968
29 Chao b Li 2720 GM 8604436 China 682 1989
30 Quang Liem Le 2718 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1071 1991
31 Vladimir Malakhov 2715 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1561 1980
32 Xiangzhi Bu 2711 GM 8601445 China 1302 1985
33 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2711 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1183 1987
34 Teimour Radjabov 2710 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1556 1987
35 Dmitry Jakovenko 2709 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1503 1983
36 Ruslan Ponomariov 2709 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1780 1983
37 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2709 GM 2205530 Spain 1934 1982
38 Yue Wang 2706 GM 8601429 China 1238 1987
39 Yi Wei 2706 GM 8603405 China 549 1999
40 Arkadij Naiditsch 2702 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 1998 1985
41 Richard Rapport 2702 GM 738590 Hungary 661 1996
42 Baadur Jobava 2701 GM 13601520 Georgia 1359 1983
43 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2701 GM 14109182 Ukraine 839 1986
44 Maxim Matlakov 2701 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1066 1991
45 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2699 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1396 1979
46 Zoltan Almasi 2698 GM 702293 Hungary 1794 1976
47 Markus Ragger 2697 GM 1610856 Austria 1255 1988
48 Etienne Bacrot 2695 GM 605506 France 2243 1983
49 Loek Van Wely 2695 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3412 1972
50 Peter Leko 2693 GM 703303 Hungary 2207 1979
51 Maxim Rodshtein 2693 GM 2806851 Israel 896 1989
52 Ivan Cheparinov 2689 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1426 1986
53 Anton Korobov 2689 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1333 1985
54 Rauf Mamedov 2688 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1376 1988
55 Eltaj Safarli 2686 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 993 1992
56 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2684 GM 1170546 Poland 469 1998
57 Igor Kovalenko 2684 GM 14117908 Latvia 773 1988
58 Alexei Shirov 2683 GM 2209390 Latvia 3102 1972
59 Sergei Rublevsky 2681 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1578 1974
60 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2680 GM 1202758 Germany 1571 1976
61 Alexander Areshchenko 2679 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1194 1986
62 Evgeniy Najer 2679 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1647 1977
63 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2679 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1516 1976
64 Sergei Movsesian 2676 GM 310204 Armenia 2245 1978
65 Vladimir Akopian 2675 GM 13300032 Armenia 1733 1971
66 Alexander Morozevich 2675 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1969 1977
67 Ray Robson 2675 GM 2023970 United States 531 1994
68 Nigel D Short 2675 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2666 1965
69 Hua Ni 2674 GM 8601160 China 1229 1983
70 Samuel L Shankland 2674 GM 2004887 United States 491 1991
71 Sanan Sjugirov 2673 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 900 1993
72 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2673 GM 5029465 India 496 1994
73 Matthew D Sadler 2672 GM 400173 United Kingdom 866 1974
74 Alexander Riazantsev 2671 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1686 1985
75 Parimarjan Negi 2670 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
76 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2670 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 858 1989
77 Hao Wang 2670 GM 8602883 China 1187 1989
78 Alexander Onischuk 2667 GM 14101025 United States 1425 1975
79 Gabriel Sargissian 2667 GM 13300881 Armenia 1221 1983
80 Ilia Smirin 2667 GM 2801990 Israel 2024 1968
81 Jeffery Xiong 2667 GM 2047640 United States 236 0
82 Bassem Amin 2666 GM 10601457 Egypt 648 1988
83 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
84 Gata Kamsky 2666 GM 2000024 United States 1772 1974
85 Gawain C Jones 2665 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1066 1987
86 Robert Markus 2665 GM 921637 Serbia 1019 1983
87 Alexander Motylev 2663 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1540 1979
88 Viktor Laznicka 2662 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1318 1988
89 Sergei Zhigalko 2662 GM 13502956 Belarus 1153 1989
90 Daniil Dubov 2661 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 759 1996
91 Alexander Moiseenko 2661 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1557 1980
92 Krishnan Sasikiran 2661 GM 5004985 India 1635 1981
93 Laurent Fressinet 2660 GM 608742 France 2012 1981
94 Alexander Ipatov 2660 GM 14116731 Turkey 648 1993
95 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
96 Vladimir Fedoseev 2658 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 798 1995
97 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2657 GM 5002150 India 1365 1983
98 AR Saleh Salem 2656 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 611 1993
99 Vladislav Artemiev 2655 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 562 1998
100 Emilio Cordova 2655 GM 3801497 Peru 726 1991
101 David W L Howell 2655 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1152 1990
102 B Adhiban 2653 GM 5018471 India 740 1992
103 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2652 GM 3901211 Venezuela 717 1989
104 Aleksey Dreev 2651 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2863 1969
105 Hou Yifan 2651 GM 8602980 China 1050 1994
106 Dmitry Kokarev 2651 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 782 1982
107 Kacper Piorun 2651 GM 1130420 Poland 571 1991
108 Andrei Volokitin 2651 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1354 1986
109 David Anton Guijarro 2650 GM 2285525 Spain 519 1995
110 Boris Grachev 2650 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1401 1986
111 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2649 GM 3503739 Cuba 1348 1982
112 Tamir Nabaty 2649 GM 2809052 Israel 361 1991
113 Ferenc Berkes 2648 GM 718572 Hungary 1307 1985
114 Zahar Efimenko 2648 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1343 1985
115 Ivan Saric 2648 GM 14508150 Croatia 1072 1990
116 Anton Kovalyov 2647 GM 114987 Canada 476 1992
117 Dariusz Swiercz 2647 GM 1126881 Poland 840 1994
118 Daniel Naroditsky 2646 GM 2026961 United States 397 1995
119 Abhijeet Gupta 2645 GM 5010608 India 923 1989
120 Martyn Kravtsiv 2645 GM 14113147 Ukraine 836 1990
121 Sandro Mareco 2645 GM 112275 Argentina 678 1987
122 Peter Heine Nielsen 2645 GM 1400355 Denmark 1867 1973
123 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2644 GM 3800024 Peru 1498 1967
124 Luke J McShane 2644 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1272 1984
125 Gadir Guseinov 2643 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 882 1986
126 Yuriy Kuzubov 2643 GM 14112906 Ukraine 934 1990
127 Igor Lysyj 2643 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 930 1987
128 Nils Grandelius 2642 GM 1710400 Sweden 825 1993
129 Aleksandr Shimanov 2642 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 825 1992
130 Matthias Bluebaum 2641 GM 24651516 Germany 508 1997
131 Ivan Ivanisevic 2641 GM 912417 Serbia 1518 1977
132 Luka Lenic 2641 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1001 1988
133 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2641 GM 2257327 Spain 791 1991
134 Dragan Solak 2641 GM 916811 Turkey 1250 1980
135 Zhong Zhang 2641 GM 8600694 884 1978
136 Victor Bologan 2640 GM 13900048 Moldova 2421 1971
137 Robin Van Kampen 2640 GM 1020854 Netherlands 493 1994
138 Aleksey Goganov 2639 GM 24109959 Russian Federation 699 1991
139 Denis Khismatullin 2639 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1236 1984
140 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2638 GM 4152417 Ukraine 663 1986
141 Ioannis Papaioannou 2638 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
142 Qun Ma 2637 GM 8603154 China 228 1991
143 S.P. Sethuraman 2637 GM 5021596 India 717 1993
144 Christian Bauer 2635 GM 603767 France 1809 1977
145 Varuzhan Akobian 2633 GM 13300580 United States 899 1983
146 Andriy Vovk 2633 GM 14114470 Ukraine 410 1991
147 Evgeny Alekseev 2632 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1426 1985
148 Anton Demchenko 2632 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 368 1987
149 Ivan Sokolov 2632 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2670 1968
150 Csaba Balogh 2631 GM 718939 Hungary 1652 1987
151 Robert Hovhannisyan 2631 GM 13302507 Armenia 453 1991
152 Georg Meier 2630 GM 4675789 Germany 929 1987
153 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2630 GM 3504409 Cuba 649 1984
154 Mateusz Bartel 2629 GM 1112635 Poland 1534 1985
155 Michal Krasenkow 2629 GM 1113100 Poland 2190 1963
156 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2629 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 803 1990
157 Axel Bachmann 2628 GM 3700488 Paraguay 527 1989
158 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2628 GM 1503707 Norway 813 1990
159 Mikhail Kobalia 2628 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 719 1978
160 Evgeny Romanov 2628 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1121 1988
161 Emil Sutovsky 2628 GM 2802007 Israel 1602 1977
162 Kiril Georgiev 2627 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2364 1965
163 Hrant Melkumyan 2627 GM 13302485 Armenia 704 1989
164 Arturs Neiksans 2627 GM 11601388 Latvia 550 1983
165 Jianchao Zhou 2627 GM 8603537 China 776 1988
166 Jan Gustafsson 2626 GM 4625498 Germany 1419 1979
167 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2625 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1418 1981
168 Constantin Lupulescu 2625 GM 1207822 Romania 1001 1984
169 Grigoriy Oparin 2625 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 511 1997
170 Tigran Gharamian 2624 GM 13301527 France 587 1984
171 Anatoly Karpov 2624 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3681 1951
172 Ildar Khairullin 2624 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1058 1990
173 Rainer Buhmann 2622 GM 4651340 Germany 952 1981
174 Zaven Andriasian 2621 GM 13302000 Armenia 793 1989
175 Tamas Banusz 2620 GM 722413 Hungary 884 1989
176 Vadim Milov 2620 GM 1304364 Switzerland 1575 1972
177 Farrukh Amonatov 2619 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 750 1978
178 Mustafa Yilmaz 2619 GM 6302718 Turkey 502 1992
179 Rafael Leitao 2618 GM 2101246 Brazil 1165 1979
180 Ivan Popov 2618 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 852 1990
181 Boris Savchenko 2618 GM 4147332 Russian Federation 1260 1986
182 Timur Gareyev 2617 GM 14200937 United States 328 1988
183 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
184 Sergey Volkov 2617 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1787 1974
185 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2617 GM 14116804 United States 543 1993
186 Vasif Durarbayli 2616 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 324 1992
187 Dmitry Kononenko 2616 GM 14113007 Ukraine 290 1988
188 Zdenko Kozul 2616 GM 14502879 Croatia 2448 1966
189 Illya Nyzhnyk 2616 GM 14118084 Ukraine 462 1996
190 Evgeny Postny 2616 GM 2804344 Israel 1356 1981
191 Jun Zhao 2616 GM 8602522 China 547 1986
192 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2615 GM 3503631 Paraguay 248 1981
193 Bartosz Socko 2615 GM 1107038 Poland 2088 1978
194 Kamil Dragun 2614 GM 1134167 Poland 439 1995
195 Boris Alterman 2613 GM 2801906 Israel 679 1970
196 Vladimir Baklan 2613 GM 14102196 Ukraine 1301 1978
197 Romain Edouard 2613 GM 633429 France 1120 1990
198 Grzegorz Gajewski 2613 GM 1116207 Poland 969 1985
199 Sebastien Maze 2613 GM 613762 France 1032 1984
200 Yang Wen 2613 GM 8602956 China 495 1988