Chess players by rating

Top Chess Players Ranking list ordered by FIDE Rating. The list contains the top 200 chess players in the database ordered by ELO.
Check the statistics and explore the games of the best ranked Grand Masters in the world.

Top Women chess players by rating | See full players list ordered by name | Chess players by number of games
Name ELO Title FIDE Id Federation Games Birth Year
1 Magnus Carlsen 2847 GM 1503014 Norway 2874 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2820 GM 2020009 United States 2333 1992
3 Liren Ding 2799 GM 8603677 China 1514 1992
4 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2792 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 2088 1990
5 Levon Aronian 2781 GM 13300474 Armenia 3061 1982
6 Anish Giri 2780 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1987 1994
7 Alexander Grischuk 2776 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 3084 1983
8 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2770 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2714 1985
9 Wesley So 2770 GM 5202213 United States 1659 1993
10 Teimour Radjabov 2765 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1870 1987
11 Richard Rapport 2763 GM 738590 Hungary 1044 1996
12 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2760 GM 623539 France 2645 1990
13 Alireza Firouzja 2759 GM 12573981 Fide 692 2003
14 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2758 GM 3503240 United States 1203 1983
15 Sergey Karjakin 2757 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2801 1990
16 Viswanathan Anand 2753 GM 5000017 India 3777 1969
17 Hao Wang 2744 GM 8602883 China 1698 1989
18 Hikaru Nakamura 2736 GM 2016192 United States 3029 1987
19 Veselin Topalov 2735 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2326 1975
20 Yi Wei 2732 GM 8603405 China 947 1999
21 Pentala Harikrishna 2730 GM 5007003 India 2120 1986
22 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2729 GM 1170546 Poland 992 1998
23 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2726 GM 5029465 India 1008 1994
24 Dmitry Andreikin 2725 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1510 1990
25 Michael Adams 2716 GM 400041 United Kingdom 3057 1971
26 Nikita Vitiugov 2715 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1705 1987
27 Peter Svidler 2714 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 3120 1976
28 Daniil Dubov 2710 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 1477 1996
29 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2710 GM 2205530 Spain 2274 1982
30 Vladislav Artemiev 2709 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 1220 1998
31 Quang Liem Le 2709 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1629 1991
32 Jeffery Xiong 2709 GM 2047640 United States 654 2000
33 Yangyi Yu 2709 GM 8603820 China 1442 1994
34 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2706 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1498 1987
35 Xiangzhi Bu 2705 GM 8601445 China 1557 1985
36 Bassem Amin 2701 GM 10601457 Egypt 1036 1988
37 Andrey Esipenko 2701 GM 24175439 Russian Federation 749 2002
38 Jorden Van Foreest 2701 GM 1039784 Netherlands 845 1999
39 Kirill Alekseenko 2699 GM 4135539 Russian Federation 729 1997
40 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2699 GM 14109182 Ukraine 1099 1986
41 Parham Maghsoodloo 2698 GM 12539929 Iran 608 2000
42 David Navara 2697 GM 309095 Czech Republic 2410 1985
43 Matthew D Sadler 2694 GM 400173 United Kingdom 916 1974
44 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2694 GM 1118358 Poland 2023 1987
45 Sam Shankland 2691 GM 2004887 United States 859 1991
46 Alexandr Predke 2690 GM 24107581 Russian Federation 756 1994
47 Maxim Matlakov 2688 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1536 1991
48 Zoltan Almasi 2687 GM 702293 Hungary 1944 1976
49 Alexander Areshchenko 2687 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1302 1986
50 Vladimir Fedoseev 2687 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 1376 1995
51 Dmitry Jakovenko 2684 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1849 1983
52 Anton Korobov 2683 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1903 1985
53 Chao b Li 2683 GM 8604436 China 902 1989
54 AR Saleh Salem 2682 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 853 1993
55 Gabriel Sargissian 2682 GM 13300881 Armenia 1524 1983
56 Markus Ragger 2680 GM 1610856 Austria 1616 1988
57 Illya Nyzhnyk 2679 GM 14118084 Ukraine 589 1996
58 Etienne Bacrot 2678 GM 605506 France 2576 1983
59 Vassily Ivanchuk 2678 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3931 1969
60 Gawain C Jones 2677 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1474 1987
61 Boris Gelfand 2676 GM 2805677 Israel 3242 1968
62 Luke J McShane 2674 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1541 1984
63 David Anton Guijarro 2673 GM 2285525 Spain 1093 1995
64 Ferenc Berkes 2673 GM 718572 Hungary 1605 1985
65 Ray Robson 2673 GM 2023970 United States 677 1994
66 Pavel Eljanov 2672 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1660 1983
67 Nils Grandelius 2670 GM 1710400 Sweden 1190 1993
68 Matthias Bluebaum 2669 GM 24651516 Germany 894 1997
69 Yue Wang 2669 GM 8601429 China 1374 1987
70 Ivan Cheparinov 2667 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1908 1986
71 Hua Ni 2667 GM 8601160 China 1347 1983
72 Nijat Abasov 2665 GM 13402960 Azerbaijan 542 1995
73 Gadir Guseinov 2665 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 1169 1986
74 Gata Kamsky 2665 GM 2000024 United States 2065 1974
75 Vladimir Malakhov 2665 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1824 1980
76 Peter Leko 2663 GM 703303 Hungary 2504 1979
77 Sanan Sjugirov 2663 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 1370 1993
78 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2662 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1516 1979
79 Alexei Shirov 2662 GM 2209390 Spain 3484 1972
80 B Adhiban 2660 GM 5018471 India 1057 1992
81 Alexander Donchenko 2660 GM 24603295 Germany 1047 1998
82 Samuel Sevian 2660 GM 2040506 United States 604 2000
83 Alexander Morozevich 2659 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2321 1977
84 Yifan Hou 2658 GM 8602980 China 1495 1994
85 David W L Howell 2658 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1539 1990
86 Constantin Lupulescu 2656 GM 1207822 Romania 1268 1984
87 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2656 GM 1202758 Germany 1882 1976
88 Ernesto Inarkiev 2654 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1814 1985
89 Rauf Mamedov 2654 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1846 1988
90 Jorge Cori 2652 GM 3802272 Peru 498 1995
91 Grigoriy Oparin 2652 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 873 1997
92 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2651 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 1394 1989
93 Andrei Volokitin 2650 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1551 1986
94 Hrant Melkumyan 2649 GM 13302485 Armenia 1022 1989
95 Arkadij Naiditsch 2649 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2379 1985
96 Alexey Sarana 2649 GM 24133795 Russian Federation 800 2000
97 Dariusz Swiercz 2649 GM 1126881 United States 1061 1994
98 Evgeniy Najer 2648 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1940 1977
99 Aleksey Dreev 2647 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 3224 1969
100 Karen H Grigoryan 2647 GM 13301004 Armenia 689 1995
101 Viktor Laznicka 2647 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1662 1988
102 Sergei Movsesian 2647 GM 310204 Armenia 2555 1978
103 David Paravyan 2647 GM 4194985 Russian Federation 780 1998
104 Krishnan Sasikiran 2647 GM 5004985 India 1868 1981
105 Ivan Saric 2645 GM 14508150 Croatia 1517 1990
106 Samvel Ter Sahakyan 2645 GM 13302531 Armenia 730 1993
107 Alexander Ipatov 2644 GM 14116731 Turkey 708 1993
108 S.P. Sethuraman 2644 GM 5021596 India 1072 1993
109 Jan Gustafsson 2643 GM 4625498 Germany 1450 1979
110 Igor Kovalenko 2643 GM 14117908 Latvia 1178 1988
111 Yuriy Kuzubov 2642 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1322 1990
112 Sergei Rublevsky 2642 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1703 1974
113 Chithambaram VR Aravindh 2641 GM 5072786 India 479 1999
114 Alexander Motylev 2641 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1900 1979
115 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2641 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 962 1990
116 Zhong Zhang 2640 GM 8600694 China 904 1978
117 Christian Bauer 2639 GM 603767 France 2043 1977
118 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2639 GM 3503739 United States 1557 1982
119 Aryan Tari 2639 GM 1510045 Norway 845 1999
120 Vladimir Akopian 2638 GM 13300032 Armenia 1798 1971
121 Evgeny Bareev 2638 GM 4100140 Canada 1867 1966
122 Laurent Fressinet 2638 GM 608742 France 2277 1981
123 Maxime Lagarde 2638 GM 662399 France 702 1994
124 Jun Zhao 2638 GM 8602522 China 704 1986
125 Rinat Jumabayev 2637 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 984 1989
126 Vladislav Kovalev 2637 GM 13504398 Belarus 1001 1994
127 Haik M Martirosyan 2637 GM 13306553 Armenia 413 2000
128 Tamir Nabaty 2636 GM 2809052 Israel 577 1991
129 Mateusz Bartel 2635 GM 1112635 Poland 1891 1985
130 Jules Moussard 2635 GM 642908 France 714 1995
131 Benjamin Gledura 2633 GM 712779 Hungary 465 1999
132 Robert Hovhannisyan 2632 GM 13302507 Armenia 665 1991
133 Emil Sutovsky 2632 GM 2802007 Israel 1757 1977
134 Tamas Banusz 2631 GM 722413 Hungary 1222 1989
135 Maksim Chigaev 2631 GM 4108116 Russian Federation 959 1996
136 Dmitry Kokarev 2631 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 1146 1982
137 Ruslan Ponomariov 2631 GM 14103320 Ukraine 2041 1983
138 Alexander Riazantsev 2631 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 2061 1985
139 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2630 GM 3800024 Peru 1597 1967
140 Qun Ma 2630 GM 8603154 China 351 1991
141 Alan Pichot 2630 GM 110973 Argentina 490 1998
142 Ivan Popov 2630 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 1192 1990
143 Mustafa Yilmaz 2630 GM 6302718 Turkey 809 1992
144 Sandro Mareco 2629 GM 112275 Argentina 923 1987
145 Konstantin Landa 2628 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1587 1972
146 Georg Meier 2628 GM 4675789 Germany 1269 1987
147 Nodirbek Abdusattorov 2627 GM 14204118 Uzbekistan 396 2004
148 Bogdan-Daniel Deac 2627 GM 1226380 Romania 576 2001
149 Luka Lenic 2627 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1136 1988
150 Nigel D Short 2626 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2842 1965
151 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2625 GM 5002150 India 1702 1983
152 Martyn Kravtsiv 2625 GM 14113147 Ukraine 1039 1990
153 Manuel Petrosyan 2625 GM 13300857 Armenia 560 1998
154 Benjamin Bok 2624 GM 1017063 Netherlands 975 1995
155 Aleksandr Lenderman 2624 GM 2021285 United States 691 1989
156 Narayanan.S.L 2624 GM 5058422 India 444 1998
157 Pavel Ponkratov 2624 GM 4157800 Russian Federation 1435 1988
158 Ioannis Papaioannou 2623 GM 4201345 Greece 675 1976
159 Farrukh Amonatov 2622 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 922 1978
160 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2622 GM 3503631 Paraguay 360 1981
161 Erwin L'Ami 2622 GM 1007998 Netherlands 934 1985
162 Vladimir Onischuk 2622 GM 14114038 Ukraine 1003 1991
163 Daniel Naroditsky 2621 GM 2026961 United States 459 1995
164 Jose Eduardo Martinez Alcantara 2620 GM 3805662 Peru 247 1999
165 Alexander Moiseenko 2620 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1788 1980
166 Nihal Sarin 2620 GM 25092340 India 415 2004
167 Evgeny Shtembuliak 2620 GM 14113325 Ukraine 248 1999
168 Loek Van Wely 2620 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3695 1972
169 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2620 GM 14116804 United States 650 1993
170 Boris Grachev 2619 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1833 1986
171 Jinshi Bai 2618 GM 8602280 China 433 1999
172 Johan-Sebastian Christiansen 2618 GM 1512668 Norway 557 1998
173 Wojciech Moranda 2618 GM 1122401 Poland 518 1988
174 Peter Heine Nielsen 2618 GM 1400355 Denmark 1888 1973
175 Shant Sargsyan 2618 GM 13306766 Armenia 339 2002
176 Bartosz Socko 2618 GM 1107038 Poland 2323 1978
177 Evgeny Alekseev 2617 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1913 1985
178 Anatoly Karpov 2617 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3777 1951
179 Daniele Vocaturo 2617 GM 813192 Italy 1009 1989
180 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2616 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1721 1981
181 Arman Pashikian 2616 GM 13301578 Armenia 736 1987
182 Ahmed Adly 2615 GM 10601619 Egypt 885 1987
183 Ildar Khairullin 2615 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1083 1990
184 Shanglei Lu 2615 GM 8603332 China 873 1995
185 Kacper Piorun 2615 GM 1130420 Poland 956 1991
186 Rasmus Svane 2615 GM 4657101 Germany 871 1997
187 Jianchao Zhou 2615 GM 8603537 China 1004 1988
188 Varuzhan Akobian 2614 GM 13300580 United States 1090 1983
189 Viktor Erdos 2614 GM 719978 Hungary 1397 1987
190 Pouya Idani 2614 GM 12510130 Iran 532 1995
191 Maxim Rodshtein 2614 GM 2806851 Israel 1145 1989
192 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2614 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1946 1976
193 Miguel Illescas Cordoba 2613 GM 2200015 Spain 1402 1965
194 M.amin Tabatabaei 2613 GM 12521213 Iran 488 2001
195 Abhijeet Gupta 2612 GM 5010608 India 1169 1989
196 Romain Edouard 2611 GM 633429 France 1441 1990
197 Daniel Fridman 2610 GM 11600454 Germany 2420 1976
198 Imre Jr Hera 2610 GM 716855 Hungary 795 1986
199 Jacek Tomczak 2610 GM 1124668 Poland 618 1990
200 Mikhail Al. Antipov 2609 GM 4107012 Russian Federation 986 1997