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.
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 2835 GM 1503014 Norway 2131 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2828 GM 2020009 United States 1974 1992
3 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2817 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2387 1985
4 Liren Ding 2813 GM 8603677 China 1057 1992
5 Anish Giri 2783 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1485 1994
6 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2780 GM 623539 France 2137 1990
7 Vladimir Kramnik 2777 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2838 1975
8 Viswanathan Anand 2773 GM 5000017 India 3519 1969
9 Alexander Grischuk 2771 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2759 1983
10 Levon Aronian 2767 GM 13300474 Armenia 2564 1982
11 Wesley So 2765 GM 5202213 United States 1153 1993
12 Yangyi Yu 2764 GM 8603820 China 1124 1994
13 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2763 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1553 1990
14 Teimour Radjabov 2757 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1634 1987
15 Sergey Karjakin 2753 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2458 1990
16 Hikaru Nakamura 2749 GM 2016192 United States 2459 1987
17 Veselin Topalov 2740 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2216 1975
18 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2738 GM 1170546 Poland 679 1998
19 David Navara 2738 GM 309095 Czech Republic 2129 1985
20 Peter Svidler 2737 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2922 1976
21 Arkadij Naiditsch 2734 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2244 1985
22 Yi Wei 2733 GM 8603405 China 791 1999
23 Richard Rapport 2731 GM 738590 Hungary 863 1996
24 Pentala Harikrishna 2730 GM 5007003 India 1820 1986
25 Dmitry Andreikin 2725 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1366 1990
26 Xiangzhi Bu 2725 GM 8601445 China 1454 1985
27 Samuel Shankland 2725 GM 2004887 United States 649 1991
28 Vladimir Fedoseev 2724 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 1107 1995
29 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2722 GM 1118358 Poland 1818 1987
30 Nikita Vitiugov 2720 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1495 1987
31 Dmitry Jakovenko 2719 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1740 1983
32 Quang Liem Le 2714 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1349 1991
33 Hao Wang 2714 GM 8602883 China 1473 1989
34 Vassily Ivanchuk 2713 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3776 1969
35 Bassem Amin 2712 GM 10601457 Egypt 857 1988
36 Vladislav Artemiev 2709 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 966 1998
37 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2705 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1378 1987
38 Daniil Dubov 2703 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 1113 1996
39 Rauf Mamedov 2703 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1631 1988
40 Michael Adams 2701 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2897 1971
41 Maxim Matlakov 2700 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1346 1991
42 Anton Korobov 2699 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1647 1985
43 Chao b Li 2699 GM 8604436 China 887 1989
44 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2698 GM 2205530 Spain 2123 1982
45 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2695 GM 5029465 India 727 1994
46 Matthew D Sadler 2693 GM 400173 United Kingdom 901 1974
47 Ernesto Inarkiev 2692 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1638 1985
48 Ivan Cheparinov 2691 GM 2905540 Georgia 1693 1986
49 Gawain C Jones 2691 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1299 1987
50 Ivan Saric 2690 GM 14508150 Croatia 1355 1990
51 B Adhiban 2689 GM 5018471 India 930 1992
52 Jorge Cori 2689 GM 3802272 Peru 433 1995
53 Gabriel Sargissian 2689 GM 13300881 Armenia 1400 1983
54 Vladislav Kovalev 2687 GM 13504398 Belarus 828 1994
55 Markus Ragger 2687 GM 1610856 Austria 1506 1988
56 David W L Howell 2685 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1382 1990
57 Etienne Bacrot 2684 GM 605506 France 2484 1983
58 Yue Wang 2684 GM 8601429 China 1355 1987
59 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2683 GM 14109182 Ukraine 1014 1986
60 Hua Ni 2683 GM 8601160 China 1314 1983
61 Nils Grandelius 2682 GM 1710400 Sweden 1009 1993
62 Eltaj Safarli 2681 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1181 1992
63 Zoltan Almasi 2680 GM 702293 Hungary 1891 1976
64 Pavel Eljanov 2680 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1563 1983
65 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2680 GM 1202758 Germany 1752 1976
66 Anton Demchenko 2679 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 614 1987
67 Parham Maghsoodloo 2679 GM 12539929 Iran 405 2000
68 Krishnan Sasikiran 2678 GM 5004985 India 1756 1981
69 Viktor Laznicka 2674 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1543 1988
70 AR Saleh Salem 2672 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 790 1993
71 Jeffery Xiong 2672 GM 2047640 United States 416 2000
72 Aleksey Dreev 2670 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 3058 1969
73 Boris Gelfand 2669 GM 2805677 Israel 3040 1968
74 Tamir Nabaty 2669 GM 2809052 Israel 487 1991
75 Maxim Rodshtein 2668 GM 2806851 Israel 1053 1989
76 Ferenc Berkes 2667 GM 718572 Hungary 1474 1985
77 Ray Robson 2667 GM 2023970 United States 616 1994
78 Gata Kamsky 2666 GM 2000024 United States 1955 1974
79 S.P. Sethuraman 2665 GM 5021596 India 928 1993
80 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2664 GM 3503739 Cuba 1500 1982
81 Gadir Guseinov 2664 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 1047 1986
82 Ruslan Ponomariov 2664 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1952 1983
83 Igor Kovalenko 2663 GM 14117908 Latvia 1028 1988
84 Luke J McShane 2663 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1414 1984
85 Sanan Sjugirov 2663 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 1196 1993
86 Yifan Hou 2662 GM 8602980 China 1437 1994
87 Alexander Areshchenko 2661 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1288 1986
88 Vladimir Malakhov 2661 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1752 1980
89 Sandro Mareco 2661 GM 112275 Argentina 833 1987
90 Peter Leko 2660 GM 703303 Hungary 2358 1979
91 Hrant Melkumyan 2660 GM 13302485 Armenia 897 1989
92 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2659 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1477 1979
93 Evgeniy Najer 2658 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1851 1977
94 Alexei Shirov 2658 GM 2209390 Spain 3332 1972
95 Robin Van Kampen 2658 GM 1020854 Netherlands 515 1994
96 Alexander Morozevich 2656 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2183 1977
97 Laurent Fressinet 2655 GM 608742 France 2213 1981
98 Igors Rausis 2653 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1742 1961
99 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2652 GM 1503707 Norway 910 1990
100 Sergei Rublevsky 2652 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1651 1974
101 Yuriy Kuzubov 2651 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1180 1990
102 Mircea Emilian Parligras 2651 GM 1204297 Romania 1186 1980
103 Vladimir Akopian 2650 GM 13300032 Armenia 1778 1971
104 Evgeny Bareev 2650 GM 4100140 Canada 1831 1966
105 Alexander Ipatov 2649 GM 14116731 Turkey 699 1993
106 Alexander Riazantsev 2649 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1910 1985
107 Dariusz Swiercz 2649 GM 1126881 United States 994 1994
108 Nigel D Short 2648 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2807 1965
109 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2647 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 902 1990
110 Alexander Onischuk 2647 GM 14101025 United States 1473 1975
111 Samuel Sevian 2647 GM 2040506 United States 521 2000
112 Luka Lenic 2645 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1093 1988
113 Alexander Motylev 2644 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1748 1979
114 Varuzhan Akobian 2643 GM 13300580 United States 1034 1983
115 Benjamin Bok 2643 GM 1017063 Netherlands 939 1995
116 Romain Edouard 2643 GM 633429 France 1284 1990
117 Jan Gustafsson 2643 GM 4625498 Germany 1439 1979
118 Erwin L'Ami 2643 GM 1007998 Netherlands 867 1985
119 David Anton Guijarro 2642 GM 2285525 Spain 785 1995
120 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2642 GM 3504409 Cuba 707 1984
121 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2642 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1746 1976
122 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2641 GM 3800024 Peru 1586 1967
123 Alexander Moiseenko 2640 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1704 1980
124 Ioannis Papaioannou 2640 GM 4201345 Greece 657 1976
125 Evgeny Alekseev 2639 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1714 1985
126 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2638 GM 5002150 India 1556 1983
127 Kirill Alekseenko 2637 GM 4135539 Russian Federation 554 1997
128 Christian Bauer 2637 GM 603767 France 1943 1977
129 Robert Hovhannisyan 2637 GM 13302507 Armenia 577 1991
130 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2637 GM 3901211 Venezuela 897 1989
131 Martyn Kravtsiv 2637 GM 14113147 Ukraine 1019 1990
132 Aleksandr Lenderman 2637 GM 2021285 United States 600 1989
133 Mustafa Yilmaz 2636 GM 6302718 Turkey 664 1992
134 Zahar Efimenko 2635 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1413 1985
135 Michal Krasenkow 2635 GM 1113100 Poland 2316 1963
136 Peter Heine Nielsen 2635 GM 1400355 Denmark 1883 1973
137 Igor Lysyj 2633 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 1064 1987
138 Csaba Balogh 2632 GM 718939 Hungary 1729 1987
139 Axel Bachmann 2631 GM 3700488 Paraguay 586 1989
140 Daniel Fridman 2631 GM 11600454 Germany 2255 1976
141 Kacper Piorun 2631 GM 1130420 Poland 783 1991
142 Jacek Tomczak 2631 GM 1124668 Poland 542 1990
143 Yannick Gozzoli 2630 GM 616915 France 647 1983
144 Aleksandar Indjic 2630 GM 911925 Serbia 527 1995
145 Pavel Ponkratov 2630 GM 4157800 Russian Federation 1139 1988
146 Alexey Sarana 2630 GM 24133795 Russian Federation 511 2000
147 Baadur Jobava 2629 GM 13601520 Georgia 1637 1983
148 Sergei Movsesian 2629 GM 310204 Armenia 2419 1978
149 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2629 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 1198 1989
150 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2629 GM 2257327 Spain 967 1991
151 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2629 GM 14116804 United States 636 1993
152 Shanglei Lu 2628 GM 8603332 China 748 1995
153 Emil Sutovsky 2628 GM 2802007 Israel 1717 1977
154 Tigran Gharamian 2627 GM 13301527 France 666 1984
155 David Paravyan 2627 GM 4194985 Russian Federation 599 1998
156 Boris Grachev 2626 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1634 1986
157 Vladimir Onischuk 2626 GM 14114038 Ukraine 900 1991
158 Daniele Vocaturo 2626 GM 813192 Italy 890 1989
159 Andrei Volokitin 2626 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1459 1986
160 Qun Ma 2625 GM 8603154 China 314 1991
161 Aryan Tari 2625 GM 1510045 Norway 659 1999
162 Nijat Abasov 2624 GM 13402960 Azerbaijan 420 1995
163 Illya Nyzhnyk 2624 GM 14118084 Ukraine 531 1996
164 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2623 GM 3503631 Paraguay 305 1981
165 Georg Meier 2623 GM 4675789 Germany 1115 1987
166 Evgeny Postny 2623 GM 2804344 Israel 1606 1981
167 Anatoly Karpov 2622 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3750 1951
168 Loek Van Wely 2622 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3580 1972
169 Farrukh Amonatov 2621 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 895 1978
170 Denis Khismatullin 2621 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1444 1984
171 Anton Kovalyov 2621 GM 114987 Canada 558 1992
172 Vasif Durarbayli 2620 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 386 1992
173 Mikhail Kobalia 2620 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 899 1978
174 Alexandr Predke 2620 GM 24107581 Russian Federation 580 1994
175 Alireza Firouzja 2618 GM 12573981 Iran 338 2003
176 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2149 1966
177 Rafael Leitao 2617 GM 2101246 Brazil 1183 1979
178 Bartosz Socko 2617 GM 1107038 Poland 2196 1978
179 Andriy Vovk 2617 GM 14114470 Ukraine 440 1991
180 Konstantin Landa 2616 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1573 1972
181 Daniel Naroditsky 2616 GM 2026961 United States 438 1995
182 Borki Predojevic 2616 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 1034 1987
183 Marin Bosiocic 2615 GM 14507927 Croatia 1074 1988
184 Benjamin Gledura 2615 GM 712779 Hungary 398 1999
185 Eric Hansen 2615 GM 2606771 Canada 464 1992
186 Nidjat Mamedov 2615 GM 13400819 Azerbaijan 670 1985
187 Matthias Bluebaum 2614 GM 24651516 Germany 679 1997
188 Grigoriy Oparin 2613 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 782 1997
189 Peter Prohaszka 2613 GM 726265 Hungary 824 1992
190 Sergei Tiviakov 2613 GM 1008013 Netherlands 2356 1973
191 Aleksey Goganov 2612 GM 24109959 Russian Federation 870 1991
192 Erik Van den Doel 2612 GM 1003720 Netherlands 1211 1979
193 Jorden Van Foreest 2612 GM 1039784 Netherlands 589 1999
194 Ahmed Adly 2611 GM 10601619 Egypt 784 1987
195 Mads Andersen 2611 GM 1413864 Denmark 639 1995
196 Tamas Banusz 2611 GM 722413 Hungary 1093 1989
197 Pouya Idani 2611 GM 12510130 Iran 391 1995
198 Miguel Illescas Cordoba 2611 GM 2200015 Spain 1402 1965
199 Georgy Pilavov 2611 GM 14109158 Ukraine 73 1974
200 Viktor Erdos 2610 GM 719978 Hungary 1272 1987