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 2839 GM 1503014 Norway 2069 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2827 GM 2020009 United States 1933 1992
3 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2820 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2305 1985
4 Liren Ding 2804 GM 8603677 China 1028 1992
5 Levon Aronian 2780 GM 13300474 Armenia 2466 1982
6 Anish Giri 2780 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1414 1994
7 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2780 GM 623539 France 2092 1990
8 Vladimir Kramnik 2779 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2816 1975
9 Wesley So 2776 GM 5202213 United States 1106 1993
10 Viswanathan Anand 2771 GM 5000017 India 3432 1969
11 Alexander Grischuk 2769 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2714 1983
12 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2768 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1484 1990
13 Yangyi Yu 2765 GM 8603820 China 1053 1994
14 Hikaru Nakamura 2763 GM 2016192 United States 2360 1987
15 Sergey Karjakin 2760 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2377 1990
16 Peter Svidler 2756 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2872 1976
17 Teimour Radjabov 2751 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1619 1987
18 Dmitry Jakovenko 2747 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1683 1983
19 Penteala Harikrishna 2739 GM 5007003 India 1736 1986
20 Yi Wei 2742 GM 8603405 China 775 1999
21 David Navara 2740 GM 309095 Czech Republic 2058 1985
22 Veselin Topalov 2740 GM 2900084 2209 1975
23 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2739 GM 1170546 Poland 627 1998
24 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2727 GM 1118358 Poland 1777 1987
25 Nikita Vitiugov 2726 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1429 1987
26 Richard Rapport 2723 GM 738590 Hungary 843 1996
27 Samuel Shankland 2722 GM 2004887 United States 626 1991
28 Arkadij Naiditsch 2721 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2208 1985
29 Ivan Cheparinov 2715 GM 2905540 Georgia 1596 1986
30 Quang Liem Le 2715 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1276 1991
31 Hao Wang 2714 GM 8602883 China 1413 1989
32 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2713 GM 2205530 Spain 2070 1982
33 Michael Adams 2712 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2854 1971
34 Dmitry Andreikin 2712 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1306 1990
35 Xiangzhi Bu 2712 GM 8601445 China 1437 1985
36 Vladimir Fedoseev 2712 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 1050 1995
37 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2711 GM 5029465 India 660 1994
38 Vassily Ivanchuk 2710 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3747 1969
39 Daniil Dubov 2709 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 1025 1996
40 Chao b Li 2708 GM 8604436 China 872 1989
41 Vladislav Artemiev 2703 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 836 1998
42 Pavel Eljanov 2703 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1538 1983
43 Boris Gelfand 2703 GM 2805677 Israel 2974 1968
44 Zoltan Almasi 2702 GM 702293 Hungary 1864 1976
45 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2702 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1316 1987
46 Rauf Mamedov 2699 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1547 1988
47 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2695 GM 14109182 Ukraine 990 1986
48 Matthew D Sadler 2693 GM 400173 United Kingdom 899 1974
49 Tamir Nabaty 2692 GM 2809052 Israel 458 1991
50 Gabriel Sargissian 2691 GM 13300881 Armenia 1354 1983
51 Peter Leko 2690 GM 703303 Hungary 2318 1979
52 David W L Howell 2689 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1330 1990
53 Ivan Saric 2689 GM 14508150 Croatia 1264 1990
54 Bassem Amin 2686 GM 10601457 Egypt 792 1988
55 Markus Ragger 2686 GM 1610856 Austria 1405 1988
56 Anton Korobov 2685 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1585 1985
57 Maxim Matlakov 2683 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1259 1991
58 Ray Robson 2682 GM 2023970 United States 594 1994
59 Ruslan Ponomariov 2681 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1931 1983
60 Yue Wang 2681 GM 8601429 China 1348 1987
61 Ernesto Inarkiev 2679 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1576 1985
62 Etienne Bacrot 2678 GM 605506 France 2453 1983
63 Ferenc Berkes 2678 GM 718572 Hungary 1445 1985
64 Gawain C Jones 2677 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1222 1987
65 Hua Ni 2676 GM 8601160 China 1300 1983
66 Eltaj Safarli 2676 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1166 1992
67 Anton Demchenko 2675 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 514 1987
68 Maxim Rodshtein 2674 GM 2806851 Israel 1028 1989
69 S.P. Sethuraman 2673 GM 5021596 India 901 1993
70 Luke J McShane 2672 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1382 1984
71 Krishnan Sasikiran 2672 GM 5004985 India 1722 1981
72 Dariusz Swiercz 2669 GM 1126881 Poland 963 1994
73 B Adhiban 2668 GM 5018471 India 893 1992
74 Gadir Guseinov 2667 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 970 1986
75 Gata Kamsky 2666 GM 2000024 United States 1895 1974
76 Vladimir Malakhov 2666 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1714 1980
77 Jorge Cori 2664 GM 3802272 Peru 410 1995
78 Vladislav Kovalev 2664 GM 13504398 Belarus 771 1994
79 Evgeniy Najer 2663 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1788 1977
80 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2662 GM 1503707 Norway 898 1990
81 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2662 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1468 1979
82 Viktor Laznicka 2662 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1472 1988
83 Alexander Motylev 2661 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1685 1979
84 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2661 GM 1202758 Germany 1717 1976
85 Hrant Melkumyan 2660 GM 13302485 Armenia 833 1989
86 AR Saleh Salem 2660 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 745 1993
87 Yifan Hou 2658 GM 8602980 China 1433 1994
88 Robin Van Kampen 2658 GM 1020854 Netherlands 515 1994
89 Luka Lenic 2656 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1080 1988
90 Alexander Morozevich 2656 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2110 1977
91 Nils Grandelius 2655 GM 1710400 Sweden 981 1993
92 Martyn Kravtsiv 2654 GM 14113147 Ukraine 998 1990
93 Sanan Sjugirov 2654 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 1105 1993
94 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2653 GM 3503739 Cuba 1467 1982
95 Alexander Areshchenko 2652 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1280 1986
96 Yuriy Kuzubov 2652 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1153 1990
97 Sergei Rublevsky 2652 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1651 1974
98 Nigel D Short 2652 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2786 1965
99 Igors Rausis 2651 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1734 1961
100 Jeffery Xiong 2651 GM 2047640 United States 389 2000
101 Vladimir Akopian 2650 GM 13300032 Armenia 1763 1971
102 Aleksey Dreev 2649 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2993 1969
103 Laurent Fressinet 2649 GM 608742 France 2201 1981
104 Alexander Ipatov 2649 GM 14116731 Turkey 695 1993
105 Parham Maghsoodloo 2649 GM 12539929 Iran 343 2000
106 Sandro Mareco 2649 GM 112275 Argentina 797 1987
107 Alexander Riazantsev 2649 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1845 1985
108 Alexander Moiseenko 2648 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1687 1980
109 Alexander Onischuk 2647 GM 14101025 United States 1473 1975
110 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2647 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 1094 1989
111 Romain Edouard 2646 GM 633429 France 1257 1990
112 Igor Kovalenko 2646 GM 14117908 Latvia 976 1988
113 Sergei Movsesian 2645 GM 310204 Armenia 2407 1978
114 Anton Kovalyov 2644 GM 114987 Canada 543 1992
115 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2644 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1673 1976
116 Loek Van Wely 2642 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3556 1972
117 Varuzhan Akobian 2641 GM 13300580 United States 1025 1983
118 Zahar Efimenko 2641 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1402 1985
119 Jan Gustafsson 2641 GM 4625498 Germany 1437 1979
120 Kirill Alekseenko 2639 GM 4135539 Russian Federation 437 1997
121 David Anton Guijarro 2639 GM 2285525 Spain 703 1995
122 Benjamin Bok 2639 GM 1017063 Netherlands 917 1995
123 Erwin L'Ami 2639 GM 1007998 Netherlands 840 1985
124 Georg Meier 2639 GM 4675789 Germany 1093 1987
125 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2637 GM 3800024 Peru 1552 1967
126 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2636 GM 3901211 Venezuela 874 1989
127 Alexei Shirov 2636 GM 2209390 Spain 3263 1972
128 Shanglei Lu 2635 GM 8603332 China 716 1995
129 Peter Heine Nielsen 2635 GM 1400355 Denmark 1883 1973
130 Baadur Jobava 2634 GM 13601520 Georgia 1584 1983
131 Denis Khismatullin 2634 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1408 1984
132 Ioannis Papaioannou 2634 GM 4201345 Greece 647 1976
133 Alexey Sarana 2634 GM 24133795 Russian Federation 389 2000
134 Samuel Sevian 2634 GM 2040506 United States 494 2000
135 Andrei Volokitin 2634 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1455 1986
136 Vladimir Afromeev 2633 FM 4157770 Russian Federation 263 1954
137 Emil Sutovsky 2633 GM 2802007 Israel 1699 1977
138 Mustafa Yilmaz 2633 GM 6302718 Turkey 608 1992
139 Nijat Abasov 2632 GM 13402960 Azerbaijan 411 1995
140 Igor Lysyj 2631 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 1024 1987
141 Michal Krasenkow 2630 GM 1113100 Poland 2302 1963
142 Aleksandr Lenderman 2630 GM 2021285 United States 579 1989
143 Christian Bauer 2629 GM 603767 France 1907 1977
144 Vasif Durarbayli 2629 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 365 1992
145 David Paravyan 2629 GM 4194985 Russian Federation 476 1998
146 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2629 GM 14116804 United States 636 1993
147 Tigran Gharamian 2627 GM 13301527 France 666 1984
148 Boris Grachev 2626 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1547 1986
149 Illya Nyzhnyk 2626 GM 14118084 Ukraine 516 1996
150 Peter Prohaszka 2626 GM 726265 Hungary 800 1992
151 Aleksandr Shimanov 2626 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 929 1992
152 Csaba Balogh 2625 GM 718939 Hungary 1715 1987
153 Jianchao Zhou 2625 GM 8603537 China 948 1988
154 Borki Predojevic 2624 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 1012 1987
155 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2624 GM 2257327 Spain 904 1991
156 Jorden Van Foreest 2624 GM 1039784 Netherlands 492 1999
157 Andriy Vovk 2624 GM 14114470 Ukraine 438 1991
158 Anatoly Karpov 2623 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3742 1951
159 Vladimir Onischuk 2623 GM 14114038 Ukraine 884 1991
160 Mircea Emilian Parligras 2623 GM 1204297 Romania 1132 1980
161 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2622 GM 5002150 India 1509 1983
162 Pavel Ponkratov 2622 GM 4157800 Russian Federation 1025 1988
163 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2622 GM 3504409 Cuba 674 1984
164 Axel Bachmann 2621 GM 3700488 Paraguay 575 1989
165 Diego Flores 2621 GM 108049 Argentina 982 1982
166 Benjamin Gledura 2621 GM 712779 Hungary 361 1999
167 Robert Hovhannisyan 2621 GM 13302507 Armenia 533 1991
168 Evgeny Postny 2621 GM 2804344 Israel 1550 1981
169 Ahmed Adly 2620 GM 10601619 Egypt 718 1987
170 Evgeny Alekseev 2620 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1621 1985
171 Rafael Leitao 2620 GM 2101246 Brazil 1174 1979
172 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2620 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 883 1990
173 David Baramidze 2619 GM 4667719 Germany 1104 1988
174 Sebastian Bogner 2619 GM 4692055 Switzerland 690 1991
175 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2619 GM 3503631 Paraguay 277 1981
176 Mikhail Kobalia 2619 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 845 1978
177 Qun Ma 2619 GM 8603154 China 293 1991
178 Tamas Banusz 2618 GM 722413 Hungary 1066 1989
179 Matthias Bluebaum 2618 GM 24651516 Germany 653 1997
180 Ildar Khairullin 2618 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1068 1990
181 Aryan Tari 2618 GM 1510045 Norway 588 1999
182 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2143 1966
183 Konstantin Landa 2616 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1573 1972
184 Farrukh Amonatov 2615 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 843 1978
185 Dmitry Gordievsky 2615 GM 24112798 Russian Federation 464 1996
186 Maxime Lagarde 2615 GM 662399 France 452 1994
187 Nidjat Mamedov 2615 GM 13400819 Azerbaijan 670 1985
188 Daniel Naroditsky 2615 GM 2026961 United States 429 1995
189 Daniele Vocaturo 2615 GM 813192 Italy 864 1989
190 Alexander Donchenko 2614 GM 24603295 Germany 670 1998
191 Jacek Tomczak 2614 GM 1124668 Poland 531 1990
192 Robert Markus 2613 GM 921637 Serbia 1128 1983
193 Yannick Gozzoli 2612 GM 616915 France 638 1983
194 Grigoriy Oparin 2612 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 698 1997
195 Kacper Piorun 2612 GM 1130420 Poland 731 1991
196 Alexandr Predke 2612 GM 24107581 Russian Federation 523 1994
197 Jun Zhao 2612 GM 8602522 China 647 1986
198 Georgy Pilavov 2611 GM 14109158 Ukraine 73 1974
199 Ivan Popov 2611 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 994 1990
200 Evgeny Romanov 2611 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1301 1988