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 2838 GM 1503014 Norway 1820 1990
2 Wesley So 2822 GM 5202213 United States 788 1993
3 Fabiano Caruana 2817 GM 2020009 United States 1622 1992
4 Vladimir Kramnik 2811 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2614 1975
5 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2803 GM 623539 France 1744 1990
6 Hikaru Nakamura 2793 GM 2016192 United States 2027 1987
7 Viswanathan Anand 2786 GM 5000017 India 3085 1969
8 Sergey Karjakin 2783 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2044 1990
9 Levon Aronian 2774 GM 13300474 Armenia 2108 1982
10 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2772 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1938 1985
11 Anish Giri 2771 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1234 1994
12 Michael Adams 2761 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2758 1971
13 Liren Ding 2759 GM 8603677 China 777 1992
14 Penteala Harikrishna 2755 GM 5007003 India 1534 1986
15 Pavel Eljanov 2751 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1410 1983
16 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2751 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1230 1990
17 Alexander Grischuk 2750 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2371 1983
18 Yangyi Yu 2750 GM 8603820 China 800 1994
19 Peter Svidler 2747 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2631 1976
20 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2745 GM 1118358 Poland 1649 1987
21 Veselin Topalov 2741 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2130 1975
22 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 844 1983
23 Dmitry Andreikin 2734 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1099 1990
24 Vassily Ivanchuk 2732 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3515 1969
25 David Navara 2732 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1836 1985
26 Nikita Vitiugov 2729 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1316 1987
27 Ernesto Inarkiev 2727 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1350 1985
28 Yi Wei 2727 GM 8603405 China 572 1999
29 Quang Liem Le 2726 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1083 1991
30 Boris Gelfand 2724 GM 2805677 Israel 2795 1968
31 Chao b Li 2720 GM 8604436 China 691 1989
32 Dmitry Jakovenko 2718 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1512 1983
33 Vladimir Malakhov 2714 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1561 1980
34 Xiangzhi Bu 2713 GM 8601445 China 1315 1985
35 Baadur Jobava 2712 GM 13601520 Georgia 1380 1983
36 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2710 GM 14109182 Ukraine 855 1986
37 Teimour Radjabov 2710 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1556 1987
38 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2710 GM 2205530 Spain 1954 1982
39 Ruslan Ponomariov 2709 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1789 1983
40 Maxim Matlakov 2707 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1094 1991
41 Yue Wang 2706 GM 8601429 China 1238 1987
42 Arkadij Naiditsch 2702 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2023 1985
43 Maxim Rodshtein 2701 GM 2806851 Israel 900 1989
44 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2701 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1194 1987
45 Peter Leko 2699 GM 703303 Hungary 2207 1979
46 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2698 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1398 1979
47 Zoltan Almasi 2696 GM 702293 Hungary 1798 1976
48 Etienne Bacrot 2696 GM 605506 France 2249 1983
49 Richard Rapport 2696 GM 738590 Hungary 682 1996
50 Anton Korobov 2695 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1358 1985
51 Alexei Shirov 2693 GM 2209390 Latvia 3116 1972
52 Hao Wang 2690 GM 8602883 China 1208 1989
53 Rauf Mamedov 2689 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1385 1988
54 Ivan Cheparinov 2688 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1452 1986
55 Alexander Areshchenko 2686 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1221 1986
56 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2684 GM 1170546 Poland 480 1998
57 Vladimir Fedoseev 2684 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 820 1995
58 David W L Howell 2684 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1184 1990
59 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2684 GM 1202758 Germany 1586 1976
60 Nigel D Short 2683 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2685 1965
61 Sergei Rublevsky 2681 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1580 1974
62 Matthew D Sadler 2680 GM 400173 United Kingdom 868 1974
63 Eltaj Safarli 2680 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1010 1992
64 David Anton Guijarro 2679 GM 2285525 Spain 556 1995
65 Evgeniy Najer 2679 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1667 1977
66 Samuel L Shankland 2678 GM 2004887 United States 526 1991
67 Vladislav Artemiev 2677 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 580 1998
68 Sergei Movsesian 2677 GM 310204 Armenia 2265 1978
69 Markus Ragger 2677 GM 1610856 Austria 1294 1988
70 Vladimir Akopian 2675 GM 13300032 Armenia 1746 1971
71 Alexander Morozevich 2675 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1969 1977
72 Hua Ni 2674 GM 8601160 China 1229 1983
73 Robert Markus 2672 GM 921637 Serbia 1031 1983
74 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2671 GM 3901211 Venezuela 764 1989
75 Gawain C Jones 2671 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1102 1987
76 Ilia Smirin 2671 GM 2801990 Israel 2043 1968
77 Viktor Laznicka 2670 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1339 1988
78 Alexander Moiseenko 2670 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1568 1980
79 Parimarjan Negi 2670 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
80 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2670 GM 5029465 India 513 1994
81 Loek Van Wely 2669 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3431 1972
82 Gata Kamsky 2668 GM 2000024 United States 1800 1974
83 Krishnan Sasikiran 2668 GM 5004985 India 1647 1981
84 Alexander Onischuk 2667 GM 14101025 United States 1438 1975
85 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
86 Gabriel Sargissian 2666 GM 13300881 Armenia 1253 1983
87 Laurent Fressinet 2665 GM 608742 France 2045 1981
88 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2665 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 868 1989
89 Jeffery Xiong 2665 GM 2047640 United States 271 0
90 Bassem Amin 2663 GM 10601457 Egypt 665 1988
91 Ray Robson 2663 GM 2023970 United States 545 1994
92 Alexander Ipatov 2662 GM 14116731 Turkey 664 1993
93 B Adhiban 2661 GM 5018471 India 768 1992
94 Alexander Riazantsev 2661 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1697 1985
95 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2661 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1526 1976
96 Daniil Dubov 2660 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 775 1996
97 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
98 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
99 Boris Grachev 2658 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1410 1986
100 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2658 GM 3800024 Peru 1502 1967
101 Alexander Motylev 2658 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1549 1979
102 Sandro Mareco 2655 GM 112275 Argentina 703 1987
103 Sanan Sjugirov 2654 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 916 1993
104 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2652 GM 3503739 Cuba 1357 1982
105 AR Saleh Salem 2652 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 633 1993
106 Andrei Volokitin 2652 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1365 1986
107 Aleksey Dreev 2651 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2870 1969
108 Denis Khismatullin 2651 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1261 1984
109 Kacper Piorun 2651 GM 1130420 Poland 601 1991
110 Zahar Efimenko 2650 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1347 1985
111 Luke J McShane 2650 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1276 1984
112 Aleksandr Shimanov 2650 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 833 1992
113 Emil Sutovsky 2650 GM 2802007 Israel 1612 1977
114 Hou Yifan 2649 GM 8602980 China 1073 1994
115 Dariusz Swiercz 2649 GM 1126881 Poland 868 1994
116 Ferenc Berkes 2648 GM 718572 Hungary 1344 1985
117 Axel Bachmann 2646 GM 3700488 Paraguay 527 1989
118 Daniel Naroditsky 2646 GM 2026961 United States 408 1995
119 Varuzhan Akobian 2645 GM 13300580 United States 920 1983
120 Emilio Cordova 2645 GM 3801497 Peru 744 1991
121 Luka Lenic 2645 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1006 1988
122 Gadir Guseinov 2643 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 882 1986
123 Anton Kovalyov 2643 GM 114987 Canada 476 1992
124 Igor Lysyj 2643 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 939 1987
125 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2643 GM 4152417 Ukraine 690 1986
126 Nils Grandelius 2641 GM 1710400 Sweden 851 1993
127 Yuriy Kuzubov 2641 GM 14112906 Ukraine 952 1990
128 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2641 GM 2257327 Spain 805 1991
129 Dragan Solak 2641 GM 916811 Turkey 1250 1980
130 Zhong Zhang 2641 GM 8600694 Singapore 892 1978
131 Victor Bologan 2640 GM 13900048 Moldova 2421 1971
132 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2640 GM 5002150 India 1379 1983
133 Dmitry Kokarev 2640 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 789 1982
134 Evgeny Romanov 2640 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1148 1988
135 Peter Heine Nielsen 2639 GM 1400355 Denmark 1874 1973
136 Robin Van Kampen 2639 GM 1020854 Netherlands 498 1994
137 Sergei Zhigalko 2639 GM 13502956 Belarus 1181 1989
138 Mateusz Bartel 2638 GM 1112635 Poland 1557 1985
139 Ioannis Papaioannou 2638 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
140 Qun Ma 2637 GM 8603154 China 228 1991
141 Tamir Nabaty 2636 GM 2809052 Israel 377 1991
142 Boris Savchenko 2636 GM 4147332 Russian Federation 1271 1986
143 Andriy Vovk 2636 GM 14114470 Ukraine 414 1991
144 Martyn Kravtsiv 2635 GM 14113147 Ukraine 853 1990
145 Matthias Bluebaum 2634 GM 24651516 Germany 531 1997
146 Csaba Balogh 2633 GM 718939 Hungary 1662 1987
147 Kiril Georgiev 2633 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2371 1965
148 Ivan Ivanisevic 2633 GM 912417 Serbia 1529 1977
149 Farrukh Amonatov 2632 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 750 1978
150 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2632 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 803 1990
151 Romain Edouard 2631 GM 633429 France 1135 1990
152 Zdenko Kozul 2631 GM 14502879 Croatia 2464 1966
153 Sergey Volkov 2631 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1796 1974
154 Vasif Durarbayli 2630 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 325 1992
155 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2630 GM 3504409 Cuba 649 1984
156 Vladislav Kovalev 2629 GM 13504398 Belarus 561 1994
157 Anton Demchenko 2628 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 376 1987
158 Grzegorz Gajewski 2628 GM 1116207 Poland 987 1985
159 Ivan Sokolov 2628 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2673 1968
160 Jan Gustafsson 2626 GM 4625498 Germany 1422 1979
161 Tigran Gharamian 2625 GM 13301527 France 593 1984
162 Anatoly Karpov 2624 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3681 1951
163 Ildar Khairullin 2624 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1058 1990
164 Mikhail Kobalia 2624 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 735 1978
165 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2621 GM 1503707 Norway 832 1990
166 Georg Meier 2621 GM 4675789 Germany 940 1987
167 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2620 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1424 1981
168 Michal Krasenkow 2620 GM 1113100 Poland 2199 1963
169 Shanglei Lu 2620 GM 8603332 China 549 1995
170 Igors Rausis 2620 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1700 1961
171 Christian Bauer 2619 GM 603767 France 1814 1977
172 Robert Hovhannisyan 2619 GM 13302507 Armenia 471 1991
173 Sebastien Maze 2619 GM 613762 France 1042 1984
174 Hrant Melkumyan 2619 GM 13302485 Armenia 719 1989
175 Kamil Miton 2619 GM 1111914 Poland 1113 1984
176 S.P. Sethuraman 2619 GM 5021596 India 749 1993
177 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2619 GM 14116804 United States 566 1993
178 Rafael Leitao 2618 GM 2101246 Brazil 1165 1979
179 Ivan Popov 2618 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 852 1990
180 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
181 Constantin Lupulescu 2616 GM 1207822 Romania 1024 1984
182 Borki Predojevic 2616 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 931 1987
183 Jun Zhao 2616 GM 8602522 China 547 1986
184 Zaven Andriasian 2615 GM 13302000 Armenia 812 1989
185 Kamil Dragun 2614 GM 1134167 Poland 439 1995
186 Eric Hansen 2614 GM 2606771 Canada 438 1992
187 Rinat Jumabayev 2614 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 575 1989
188 Erwin L'Ami 2614 GM 1007998 Netherlands 760 1985
189 Mustafa Yilmaz 2614 GM 6302718 Turkey 526 1992
190 Tamas Banusz 2613 GM 722413 Hungary 892 1989
191 Dmitry Kononenko 2613 GM 14113007 Ukraine 299 1988
192 Yang Wen 2613 GM 8602956 China 495 1988
193 Jianchao Zhou 2613 GM 8603537 China 793 1988
194 Jorge Cori 2611 GM 3802272 Peru 354 1995
195 Konstantin Landa 2611 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1536 1972
196 Milos Perunovic 2611 GM 921629 Serbia 1016 1984
197 Georgy Pilavov 2611 GM 14109158 Ukraine 73 1974
198 Evgeny Alekseev 2610 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1449 1985
199 Marin Bosiocic 2610 GM 14507927 Croatia 799 1988
200 Zbynek Hracek 2610 GM 300071 Czech Republic 1871 1970