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 2845 GM 1503014 Norway 2139 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2828 GM 2020009 United States 2013 1992
3 Liren Ding 2812 GM 8603677 China 1071 1992
4 Anish Giri 2797 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1493 1994
5 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2790 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2398 1985
6 Viswanathan Anand 2779 GM 5000017 India 3530 1969
7 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2775 GM 623539 France 2157 1990
8 Alexander Grischuk 2771 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2764 1983
9 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2771 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1565 1990
10 Wesley So 2762 GM 5202213 United States 1199 1993
11 Levon Aronian 2761 GM 13300474 Armenia 2576 1982
12 Yangyi Yu 2761 GM 8603820 China 1138 1994
13 Teimour Radjabov 2756 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1642 1987
14 Sergey Karjakin 2753 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2463 1990
15 Vladimir Kramnik 2753 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2846 1975
16 Hikaru Nakamura 2746 GM 2016192 United States 2505 1987
17 Veselin Topalov 2740 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2252 1975
18 David Navara 2739 GM 309095 Czech Republic 2183 1985
19 Richard Rapport 2738 GM 738590 Hungary 915 1996
20 Peter Svidler 2737 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2924 1976
21 Vladislav Artemiev 2736 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 982 1998
22 Yi Wei 2733 GM 8603405 China 806 1999
23 Xiangzhi Bu 2731 GM 8601445 China 1459 1985
24 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2731 GM 1170546 Poland 728 1998
25 Samuel Shankland 2731 GM 2004887 United States 701 1991
26 Pentala Harikrishna 2730 GM 5007003 India 1866 1986
27 Nikita Vitiugov 2726 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1512 1987
28 Dmitry Andreikin 2725 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1370 1990
29 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2722 GM 1118358 Poland 1825 1987
30 Dmitry Jakovenko 2719 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1740 1983
31 Hao Wang 2718 GM 8602883 China 1491 1989
32 Vladimir Fedoseev 2715 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 1127 1995
33 Quang Liem Le 2715 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1368 1991
34 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2711 GM 5029465 India 740 1994
35 Arkadij Naiditsch 2710 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2264 1985
36 Bassem Amin 2709 GM 10601457 Egypt 868 1988
37 Michael Adams 2708 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2914 1971
38 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2705 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1382 1987
39 Daniil Dubov 2703 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 1122 1996
40 Vladislav Kovalev 2703 GM 13504398 Belarus 847 1994
41 Ivan Saric 2703 GM 14508150 Croatia 1373 1990
42 Rauf Mamedov 2701 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1655 1988
43 Chao b Li 2699 GM 8604436 China 887 1989
44 Vassily Ivanchuk 2698 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3795 1969
45 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2698 GM 2205530 Spain 2125 1982
46 Tamir Nabaty 2697 GM 2809052 Israel 499 1991
47 Markus Ragger 2696 GM 1610856 Austria 1521 1988
48 Nils Grandelius 2694 GM 1710400 Sweden 1032 1993
49 David W L Howell 2693 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1409 1990
50 Ernesto Inarkiev 2692 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1647 1985
51 Maxim Matlakov 2692 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1356 1991
52 Gabriel Sargissian 2689 GM 13300881 Armenia 1400 1983
53 Matthew D Sadler 2688 GM 400173 United Kingdom 903 1974
54 Jorge Cori 2686 GM 3802272 Peru 433 1995
55 Anton Korobov 2686 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1670 1985
56 Yue Wang 2684 GM 8601429 China 1355 1987
57 B Adhiban 2683 GM 5018471 India 946 1992
58 Ivan Cheparinov 2683 GM 2905540 Georgia 1715 1986
59 Hua Ni 2683 GM 8601160 China 1317 1983
60 Pavel Eljanov 2682 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1577 1983
61 Etienne Bacrot 2681 GM 605506 France 2487 1983
62 Gawain C Jones 2681 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1316 1987
63 Zoltan Almasi 2680 GM 702293 Hungary 1897 1976
64 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2680 GM 14109182 Ukraine 1020 1986
65 Anton Demchenko 2678 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 625 1987
66 Krishnan Sasikiran 2678 GM 5004985 India 1770 1981
67 Parham Maghsoodloo 2673 GM 12539929 Iran 438 2000
68 Maxim Rodshtein 2673 GM 2806851 Israel 1059 1989
69 AR Saleh Salem 2672 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 790 1993
70 Viktor Laznicka 2670 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1552 1988
71 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2670 GM 1202758 Germany 1762 1976
72 Vladimir Malakhov 2667 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1756 1980
73 Evgeniy Najer 2667 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1853 1977
74 Ruslan Ponomariov 2667 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1958 1983
75 Ray Robson 2667 GM 2023970 United States 625 1994
76 Alexei Shirov 2667 GM 2209390 Spain 3340 1972
77 Sanan Sjugirov 2667 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 1214 1993
78 Ferenc Berkes 2666 GM 718572 Hungary 1477 1985
79 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2666 GM 3503739 Cuba 1500 1982
80 Gata Kamsky 2666 GM 2000024 United States 1958 1974
81 Sandro Mareco 2666 GM 112275 Argentina 840 1987
82 Gadir Guseinov 2664 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 1052 1986
83 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2663 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1487 1979
84 Jeffery Xiong 2663 GM 2047640 United States 428 2000
85 Aleksey Dreev 2662 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 3067 1969
86 Yifan Hou 2662 GM 8602980 China 1437 1994
87 Eltaj Safarli 2662 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1202 1992
88 Alexander Areshchenko 2661 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1288 1986
89 Luke J McShane 2661 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1431 1984
90 Hrant Melkumyan 2661 GM 13302485 Armenia 907 1989
91 Peter Leko 2660 GM 703303 Hungary 2361 1979
92 Romain Edouard 2658 GM 633429 France 1301 1990
93 Igor Kovalenko 2658 GM 14117908 Latvia 1034 1988
94 Robin Van Kampen 2658 GM 1020854 Netherlands 515 1994
95 Alireza Firouzja 2657 GM 12573981 Iran 381 2003
96 Mircea Emilian Parligras 2657 GM 1204297 Romania 1189 1980
97 Igors Rausis 2657 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1744 1961
98 Alexander Morozevich 2656 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2192 1977
99 Boris Gelfand 2655 GM 2805677 Israel 3051 1968
100 Dariusz Swiercz 2655 GM 1126881 United States 1000 1994
101 Christian Bauer 2654 GM 603767 France 1952 1977
102 Laurent Fressinet 2652 GM 608742 France 2215 1981
103 Sergei Rublevsky 2652 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1660 1974
104 Vladimir Akopian 2650 GM 13300032 Armenia 1778 1971
105 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2650 GM 1503707 Norway 910 1990
106 Alexander Ipatov 2650 GM 14116731 Turkey 699 1993
107 Alexander Motylev 2650 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1748 1979
108 Alexander Riazantsev 2649 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1910 1985
109 Alexander Moiseenko 2648 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1709 1980
110 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2647 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 909 1990
111 Alexander Onischuk 2647 GM 14101025 United States 1478 1975
112 Erwin L'Ami 2645 GM 1007998 Netherlands 880 1985
113 Kirill Alekseenko 2644 GM 4135539 Russian Federation 573 1997
114 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2644 GM 3800024 Peru 1586 1967
115 Yuriy Kuzubov 2644 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1190 1990
116 Pavel Ponkratov 2644 GM 4157800 Russian Federation 1157 1988
117 David Anton Guijarro 2643 GM 2285525 Spain 812 1995
118 Luka Lenic 2643 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1099 1988
119 Evgeny Bareev 2642 GM 4100140 Canada 1841 1966
120 Samuel Sevian 2642 GM 2040506 United States 526 2000
121 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2642 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1764 1976
122 Evgeny Alekseev 2640 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1726 1985
123 Ioannis Papaioannou 2640 GM 4201345 Greece 657 1976
124 Jan Gustafsson 2639 GM 4625498 Germany 1440 1979
125 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2639 GM 3901211 Venezuela 920 1989
126 Parimarjan Negi 2639 GM 5016690 India 817 1993
127 Benjamin Bok 2638 GM 1017063 Netherlands 948 1995
128 Zahar Efimenko 2638 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1420 1985
129 Illya Nyzhnyk 2638 GM 14118084 Ukraine 540 1996
130 Emil Sutovsky 2638 GM 2802007 Israel 1722 1977
131 Aleksandr Lenderman 2637 GM 2021285 United States 605 1989
132 S.P. Sethuraman 2637 GM 5021596 India 952 1993
133 Nigel D Short 2636 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2823 1965
134 Mustafa Yilmaz 2636 GM 6302718 Turkey 664 1992
135 Igor Lysyj 2635 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 1073 1987
136 Jacek Tomczak 2635 GM 1124668 Poland 547 1990
137 Andrei Volokitin 2635 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1469 1986
138 Robert Hovhannisyan 2634 GM 13302507 Armenia 588 1991
139 Daniel Fridman 2633 GM 11600454 Germany 2262 1976
140 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2633 GM 5002150 India 1579 1983
141 Yannick Gozzoli 2633 GM 616915 France 650 1983
142 Martyn Kravtsiv 2632 GM 14113147 Ukraine 1020 1990
143 Axel Bachmann 2631 GM 3700488 Paraguay 586 1989
144 Maxime Lagarde 2631 GM 662399 France 535 1994
145 Kacper Piorun 2631 GM 1130420 Poland 792 1991
146 Benjamin Gledura 2630 GM 712779 Hungary 410 1999
147 Qun Ma 2630 GM 8603154 China 314 1991
148 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2629 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 1200 1989
149 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2629 GM 14116804 United States 636 1993
150 Nijat Abasov 2627 GM 13402960 Azerbaijan 429 1995
151 Mikhail Kobalia 2627 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 917 1978
152 Sergei Movsesian 2627 GM 310204 Armenia 2422 1978
153 David Paravyan 2627 GM 4194985 Russian Federation 614 1998
154 Jun Zhao 2627 GM 8602522 China 654 1986
155 Vladimir Onischuk 2626 GM 14114038 Ukraine 903 1991
156 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2626 GM 3504409 Cuba 707 1984
157 Varuzhan Akobian 2625 GM 13300580 United States 1050 1983
158 Boris Grachev 2625 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1652 1986
159 Shanglei Lu 2625 GM 8603332 China 748 1995
160 Alexey Sarana 2625 GM 24133795 Russian Federation 520 2000
161 Farrukh Amonatov 2624 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 897 1978
162 Borki Predojevic 2623 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 1044 1987
163 Vasif Durarbayli 2622 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 386 1992
164 Baadur Jobava 2622 GM 13601520 Georgia 1637 1983
165 Anatoly Karpov 2622 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3751 1951
166 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2622 GM 2257327 Spain 973 1991
167 Denis Khismatullin 2621 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1453 1984
168 Georg Meier 2621 GM 4675789 Germany 1125 1987
169 Jorden Van Foreest 2621 GM 1039784 Netherlands 614 1999
170 Hovhannes Gabuzyan 2620 GM 13303732 Armenia 495 1995
171 Aleksandar Indjic 2620 GM 911925 Serbia 546 1995
172 Anton Kovalyov 2620 GM 114987 Canada 559 1992
173 Konstantin Landa 2620 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1577 1972
174 Bartosz Socko 2620 GM 1107038 Poland 2199 1978
175 Zdenko Kozul 2619 GM 14502879 Croatia 2649 1966
176 Evgeny Postny 2619 GM 2804344 Israel 1620 1981
177 Ilia Smirin 2618 GM 2801990 Israel 2192 1968
178 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2149 1966
179 Rafael Leitao 2617 GM 2101246 Brazil 1183 1979
180 Matthias Bluebaum 2616 GM 24651516 Germany 687 1997
181 Ivan Ivanisevic 2616 GM 912417 Serbia 1705 1977
182 Michal Krasenkow 2616 GM 1113100 Poland 2316 1963
183 Haik M Martirosyan 2616 GM 13306553 Armenia 264 2000
184 Arman Pashikian 2616 GM 13301578 Armenia 653 1987
185 Daniele Vocaturo 2616 GM 813192 Italy 903 1989
186 Andriy Vovk 2616 GM 14114470 Ukraine 442 1991
187 Emilio Cordova 2615 GM 3801497 Peru 847 1991
188 Nidjat Mamedov 2615 GM 13400819 Azerbaijan 670 1985
189 Jianchao Zhou 2615 GM 8603537 China 976 1988
190 Vladimir Baklan 2614 GM 14102196 Ukraine 1438 1978
191 Csaba Balogh 2614 GM 718939 Hungary 1736 1987
192 Tamas Banusz 2614 GM 722413 Hungary 1103 1989
193 Marin Bosiocic 2614 GM 14507927 Croatia 1086 1988
194 Maksim Chigaev 2613 GM 4108116 Russian Federation 747 1996
195 Grigoriy Oparin 2613 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 782 1997
196 Aleksandr Shimanov 2613 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 953 1992
197 Aryan Tari 2613 GM 1510045 Norway 680 1999
198 Viktor Erdos 2612 GM 719978 Hungary 1278 1987
199 Grzegorz Gajewski 2612 GM 1116207 Poland 1055 1985
200 Eric Hansen 2612 GM 2606771 Canada 473 1992