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 1754 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2823 GM 2020009 United States 1566 1992
3 Vladimir Kramnik 2809 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2580 1975
4 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2804 GM 623539 France 1672 1990
5 Wesley So 2794 GM 5202213 United States 753 1993
6 Levon Aronian 2785 GM 13300474 Armenia 2036 1982
7 Sergey Karjakin 2785 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 1979 1990
8 Viswanathan Anand 2779 GM 5000017 India 3014 1969
9 Hikaru Nakamura 2779 GM 2016192 United States 1922 1987
10 Anish Giri 2771 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1192 1994
11 Penteala Harikrishna 2770 GM 5007003 India 1502 1986
12 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2768 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1885 1985
13 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2767 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1172 1990
14 Pavel Eljanov 2762 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1376 1983
15 Veselin Topalov 2760 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2087 1975
16 Liren Ding 2757 GM 8603677 China 741 1992
17 Peter Svidler 2753 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2599 1976
18 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2749 GM 1118358 Poland 1532 1987
19 Michael Adams 2748 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2710 1971
20 Vassily Ivanchuk 2747 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3456 1969
21 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 798 1983
22 Dmitry Andreikin 2737 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1038 1990
23 Alexander Grischuk 2737 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2318 1983
24 Yangyi Yu 2729 GM 8603820 China 703 1994
25 Nikita Vitiugov 2726 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1205 1987
26 Boris Gelfand 2725 GM 2805677 Israel 2767 1968
27 David Navara 2725 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1758 1985
28 Chao b Li 2720 GM 8604436 China 640 1989
29 Quang Liem Le 2718 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1071 1991
30 Richard Rapport 2717 GM 738590 Hungary 631 1996
31 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2716 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1139 1987
32 Vladimir Malakhov 2713 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1512 1980
33 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2711 GM 2205530 Spain 1842 1982
34 Teimour Radjabov 2710 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1513 1987
35 Yue Wang 2710 GM 8601429 China 1226 1987
36 Ernesto Inarkiev 2709 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1281 1985
37 Ruslan Ponomariov 2709 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1746 1983
38 Yi Wei 2707 GM 8603405 China 491 1999
39 Xiangzhi Bu 2705 GM 8601445 China 1248 1985
40 Dmitry Jakovenko 2704 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1439 1983
41 Zoltan Almasi 2703 GM 702293 Hungary 1789 1976
42 Baadur Jobava 2702 GM 13601520 Georgia 1320 1983
43 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2699 GM 14109182 Ukraine 829 1986
44 Loek Van Wely 2696 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3399 1972
45 Maxim Rodshtein 2695 GM 2806851 Israel 886 1989
46 Maxim Matlakov 2694 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 985 1991
47 Peter Leko 2693 GM 703303 Hungary 2127 1979
48 Anton Korobov 2692 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1278 1985
49 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2691 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1392 1979
50 Eltaj Safarli 2691 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 984 1992
51 Etienne Bacrot 2689 GM 605506 France 2233 1983
52 Ivan Cheparinov 2689 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1390 1986
53 Markus Ragger 2689 GM 1610856 Austria 1229 1988
54 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2689 GM 5029465 India 449 1994
55 Rauf Mamedov 2688 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1297 1988
56 Arkadij Naiditsch 2687 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 1915 1985
57 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2684 GM 1170546 Poland 469 1998
58 Igor Kovalenko 2684 GM 14117908 Latvia 726 1988
59 Sergei Rublevsky 2681 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1564 1974
60 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2680 GM 1202758 Germany 1567 1976
61 Evgeniy Najer 2679 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1595 1977
62 Nigel D Short 2679 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2641 1965
63 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2679 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1499 1976
64 Alexander Areshchenko 2678 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1173 1986
65 Hao Wang 2678 GM 8602883 China 1150 1989
66 Alexander Morozevich 2676 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1929 1977
67 Vladimir Akopian 2675 GM 13300032 Armenia 1718 1971
68 Ray Robson 2675 GM 2023970 United States 531 1994
69 Samuel L Shankland 2674 GM 2004887 United States 491 1991
70 Sergei Movsesian 2673 GM 310204 Armenia 2197 1978
71 Alexei Shirov 2673 GM 2209390 Latvia 3066 1972
72 Laurent Fressinet 2672 GM 608742 France 1976 1981
73 Matthew D Sadler 2672 GM 400173 United Kingdom 866 1974
74 Alexander Riazantsev 2671 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1606 1985
75 Sergei Zhigalko 2671 GM 13502956 Belarus 1065 1989
76 Parimarjan Negi 2670 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
77 Sanan Sjugirov 2670 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 887 1993
78 Ilia Smirin 2669 GM 2801990 Israel 2014 1968
79 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2668 GM 5002150 India 1324 1983
80 Alexander Onischuk 2668 GM 14101025 United States 1417 1975
81 Vladimir Fedoseev 2667 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 771 1995
82 Gawain C Jones 2667 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1055 1987
83 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2667 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 820 1989
84 Gabriel Sargissian 2667 GM 13300881 Armenia 1221 1983
85 B Adhiban 2666 GM 5018471 India 690 1992
86 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
87 Jeffery Xiong 2666 GM 2047640 United States 224 0
88 Hua Ni 2664 GM 8601160 China 1226 1983
89 Alexander Motylev 2663 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1515 1979
90 Bassem Amin 2662 GM 10601457 Egypt 606 1988
91 Gata Kamsky 2661 GM 2000024 United States 1747 1974
92 Viktor Laznicka 2661 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1294 1988
93 Krishnan Sasikiran 2661 GM 5004985 India 1611 1981
94 Emilio Cordova 2660 GM 3801497 Peru 713 1991
95 Daniil Dubov 2660 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 694 1996
96 Alexander Ipatov 2660 GM 14116731 Turkey 648 1993
97 Robert Markus 2660 GM 921637 Serbia 1008 1983
98 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
99 Alexander Moiseenko 2657 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1500 1980
100 Kacper Piorun 2657 GM 1130420 Poland 543 1991
101 AR Saleh Salem 2656 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 575 1993
102 Vladislav Artemiev 2653 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 507 1998
103 Aleksey Dreev 2652 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2805 1969
104 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2652 GM 3901211 Venezuela 710 1989
105 Luke J McShane 2652 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1262 1984
106 Ivan Saric 2652 GM 14508150 Croatia 1033 1990
107 Zahar Efimenko 2651 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1332 1985
108 Hou Yifan 2651 GM 8602980 China 1030 1994
109 Yuriy Kuzubov 2651 GM 14112906 Ukraine 923 1990
110 David Anton Guijarro 2650 GM 2285525 Spain 449 1995
111 Ferenc Berkes 2649 GM 718572 Hungary 1297 1985
112 Tamir Nabaty 2649 GM 2809052 Israel 352 1991
113 Andrei Volokitin 2649 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1292 1986
114 Ivan Ivanisevic 2648 GM 912417 Serbia 1499 1977
115 Boris Grachev 2647 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1394 1986
116 Anton Kovalyov 2647 GM 114987 Canada 476 1992
117 S.P. Sethuraman 2647 GM 5021596 India 708 1993
118 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2646 GM 3800024 Peru 1471 1967
119 Daniel Naroditsky 2646 GM 2026961 United States 397 1995
120 Dariusz Swiercz 2646 GM 1126881 Poland 833 1994
121 Jorge Cori 2645 GM 3802272 Peru 350 1995
122 Martyn Kravtsiv 2645 GM 14113147 Ukraine 815 1990
123 Luka Lenic 2645 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1000 1988
124 Peter Heine Nielsen 2645 GM 1400355 Denmark 1867 1973
125 Zhong Zhang 2645 GM 8600694 844 1978
126 David W L Howell 2644 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1097 1990
127 Nils Grandelius 2643 GM 1710400 Sweden 747 1993
128 Gadir Guseinov 2643 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 877 1986
129 Dmitry Kokarev 2643 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 765 1982
130 Igor Lysyj 2643 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 920 1987
131 Mateusz Bartel 2641 GM 1112635 Poland 1492 1985
132 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2641 GM 2257327 Spain 791 1991
133 Dragan Solak 2641 GM 916811 Turkey 1250 1980
134 Robin Van Kampen 2641 GM 1020854 Netherlands 491 1994
135 Matthias Bluebaum 2640 GM 24651516 Germany 486 1997
136 Victor Bologan 2640 GM 13900048 Moldova 2382 1971
137 Andriy Vovk 2640 GM 14114470 Ukraine 406 1991
138 Ioannis Papaioannou 2638 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
139 Aleksey Goganov 2637 GM 24109959 Russian Federation 681 1991
140 Christian Bauer 2635 GM 603767 France 1796 1977
141 Sandro Mareco 2635 GM 112275 Argentina 642 1987
142 Abhijeet Gupta 2634 GM 5010608 India 922 1989
143 Varuzhan Akobian 2633 GM 13300580 United States 899 1983
144 Csaba Balogh 2633 GM 718939 Hungary 1644 1987
145 Hrant Melkumyan 2633 GM 13302485 Armenia 664 1989
146 Aleksandr Shimanov 2633 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 818 1992
147 Evgeny Alekseev 2632 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1371 1985
148 Anton Demchenko 2632 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 352 1987
149 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2632 GM 3504409 Cuba 632 1984
150 Ivan Sokolov 2632 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2661 1968
151 Jianchao Zhou 2632 GM 8603537 China 755 1988
152 Arturs Neiksans 2631 GM 11601388 Latvia 501 1983
153 Robert Hovhannisyan 2630 GM 13302507 Armenia 448 1991
154 Qun Ma 2630 GM 8603154 China 223 1991
155 Georg Meier 2630 GM 4675789 Germany 928 1987
156 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2629 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 767 1990
157 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2628 GM 1503707 Norway 806 1990
158 Mikhail Kobalia 2628 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 682 1978
159 Emil Sutovsky 2628 GM 2802007 Israel 1597 1977
160 Shanglei Lu 2627 GM 8603332 China 466 1995
161 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2626 GM 3503739 Cuba 1331 1982
162 Rainer Buhmann 2626 GM 4651340 Germany 948 1981
163 Jan Gustafsson 2626 GM 4625498 Germany 1419 1979
164 Michal Krasenkow 2626 GM 1113100 Poland 2183 1963
165 Constantin Lupulescu 2625 GM 1207822 Romania 984 1984
166 Anatoly Karpov 2624 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3681 1951
167 Ildar Khairullin 2624 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1056 1990
168 Sergey Volkov 2624 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1757 1974
169 Evgeny Romanov 2622 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1096 1988
170 Zaven Andriasian 2621 GM 13302000 Armenia 751 1989
171 Tigran Gharamian 2621 GM 13301527 France 586 1984
172 Farrukh Amonatov 2620 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 714 1978
173 Axel Bachmann 2620 GM 3700488 Paraguay 518 1989
174 Kamil Dragun 2620 GM 1134167 Poland 437 1995
175 Vadim Milov 2620 GM 1304364 Switzerland 1575 1972
176 Evgeny Postny 2620 GM 2804344 Israel 1320 1981
177 Denis Khismatullin 2619 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1219 1984
178 Mustafa Yilmaz 2619 GM 6302718 Turkey 502 1992
179 Timur Gareyev 2618 GM 14200937 United States 328 1988
180 Kiril Georgiev 2618 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2349 1965
181 Rafael Leitao 2618 GM 2101246 Brazil 1165 1979
182 Ivan Popov 2618 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 846 1990
183 Boris Savchenko 2618 GM 4147332 Russian Federation 1234 1986
184 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2617 GM 3503631 Paraguay 230 1981
185 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2105 1966
186 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2617 GM 14116804 United States 543 1993
187 Dmitry Kononenko 2616 GM 14113007 Ukraine 290 1988
188 Illya Nyzhnyk 2616 GM 14118084 Ukraine 462 1996
189 Grigoriy Oparin 2616 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 490 1997
190 Borki Predojevic 2616 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 908 1987
191 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2615 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1403 1981
192 Imre Jr Hera 2615 GM 716855 Hungary 639 0
193 Predrag Nikolic 2615 GM 14400014 Bosnia And Herzegovina 2286 1960
194 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2615 GM 4152417 Ukraine 650 1986
195 Boris Alterman 2613 GM 2801906 Israel 679 1970
196 Zdenko Kozul 2613 GM 14502879 Croatia 2377 1966
197 Bartosz Socko 2613 GM 1107038 Poland 2084 1978
198 Tamas Banusz 2612 GM 722413 Hungary 874 1989
199 Grzegorz Gajewski 2612 GM 1116207 Poland 965 1985
200 Konstantin Landa 2612 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1518 1972