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 2827 GM 1503014 Norway 1912 1990
2 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2804 GM 623539 France 1856 1990
3 Vladimir Kramnik 2803 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2716 1975
4 Levon Aronian 2802 GM 13300474 Armenia 2223 1982
5 Fabiano Caruana 2799 GM 2020009 United States 1714 1992
6 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2797 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1999 1985
7 Viswanathan Anand 2794 GM 5000017 India 3217 1969
8 Wesley So 2792 GM 5202213 United States 890 1993
9 Alexander Grischuk 2788 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2451 1983
10 Hikaru Nakamura 2781 GM 2016192 United States 2140 1987
11 Sergey Karjakin 2780 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2136 1990
12 Anish Giri 2777 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1309 1994
13 Liren Ding 2771 GM 8603677 China 822 1992
14 Peter Svidler 2756 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2707 1976
15 Yangyi Yu 2750 GM 8603820 China 866 1994
16 Veselin Topalov 2749 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2166 1975
17 Yi Wei 2748 GM 8603405 China 638 1999
18 Chao b Li 2745 GM 8604436 China 751 1989
19 Teimour Radjabov 2742 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1585 1987
20 Penteala Harikrishna 2741 GM 5007003 India 1578 1986
21 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2741 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1347 1990
22 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 871 1983
23 Quang Liem Le 2739 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1134 1991
24 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2739 GM 1118358 Poland 1696 1987
25 Michael Adams 2738 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2787 1971
26 Boris Gelfand 2737 GM 2805677 Israel 2868 1968
27 Pavel Eljanov 2734 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1435 1983
28 Vladimir Fedoseev 2731 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 864 1995
29 Etienne Bacrot 2728 GM 605506 France 2344 1983
30 Maxim Matlakov 2728 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1138 1991
31 Nikita Vitiugov 2728 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1340 1987
32 Vassily Ivanchuk 2727 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3587 1969
33 David Navara 2720 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1919 1985
34 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2717 GM 2205530 Spain 1969 1982
35 Xiangzhi Bu 2714 GM 8601445 China 1350 1985
36 Dmitry Jakovenko 2710 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1541 1983
37 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2710 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1218 1987
38 Dmitry Andreikin 2708 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1129 1990
39 Zoltan Almasi 2707 GM 702293 Hungary 1798 1976
40 Baadur Jobava 2702 GM 13601520 Georgia 1456 1983
41 Arkadij Naiditsch 2702 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2075 1985
42 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2702 GM 5029465 India 541 1994
43 David W L Howell 2701 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1204 1990
44 Hao Wang 2701 GM 8602883 China 1243 1989
45 Bassem Amin 2699 GM 10601457 Egypt 695 1988
46 Yue Wang 2699 GM 8601429 China 1269 1987
47 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2698 GM 1170546 Poland 518 1998
48 Nigel D Short 2698 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2699 1965
49 Ivan Cheparinov 2695 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1489 1986
50 Maxim Rodshtein 2695 GM 2806851 Israel 939 1989
51 Ernesto Inarkiev 2694 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1397 1985
52 Evgeniy Najer 2694 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1705 1977
53 Ruslan Ponomariov 2694 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1843 1983
54 Vladislav Artemiev 2692 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 617 1998
55 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2692 GM 14109182 Ukraine 887 1986
56 Vladimir Malakhov 2691 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1599 1980
57 Yuriy Kuzubov 2688 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1026 1990
58 Matthew D Sadler 2687 GM 400173 United Kingdom 882 1974
59 Sergei Rublevsky 2683 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1596 1974
60 Emil Sutovsky 2683 GM 2802007 Israel 1632 1977
61 Alexander Onischuk 2682 GM 14101025 United States 1447 1975
62 Peter Leko 2679 GM 703303 Hungary 2249 1979
63 Rauf Mamedov 2678 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1426 1988
64 Gata Kamsky 2676 GM 2000024 United States 1828 1974
65 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2676 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1410 1979
66 Alexander Morozevich 2676 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2024 1977
67 Krishnan Sasikiran 2676 GM 5004985 India 1672 1981
68 Richard Rapport 2675 GM 738590 Hungary 716 1996
69 Alexander Moiseenko 2674 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1616 1980
70 Hua Ni 2674 GM 8601160 China 1243 1983
71 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2674 GM 1202758 Germany 1626 1976
72 Sergei Movsesian 2671 GM 310204 Armenia 2288 1978
73 B Adhiban 2670 GM 5018471 India 795 1992
74 Hou Yifan 2670 GM 8602980 China 1112 1994
75 Martyn Kravtsiv 2670 GM 14113147 Ukraine 909 1990
76 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2669 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 910 1989
77 Gawain C Jones 2668 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1136 1987
78 Alexander Motylev 2668 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1594 1979
79 Vladimir Akopian 2667 GM 13300032 Armenia 1746 1971
80 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
81 Daniil Dubov 2666 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 823 1996
82 Alexander Riazantsev 2666 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1724 1985
83 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2665 GM 5002150 India 1413 1983
84 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2665 GM 3901211 Venezuela 800 1989
85 Varuzhan Akobian 2662 GM 13300580 United States 937 1983
86 Ivan Saric 2662 GM 14508150 Croatia 1147 1990
87 Samuel L Shankland 2662 GM 2004887 United States 562 1991
88 Ferenc Berkes 2661 GM 718572 Hungary 1373 1985
89 Tamir Nabaty 2661 GM 2809052 Israel 413 1991
90 Loek Van Wely 2661 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3485 1972
91 Alexander Ipatov 2659 GM 14116731 Turkey 673 1993
92 Markus Ragger 2659 GM 1610856 Austria 1325 1988
93 Laurent Fressinet 2657 GM 608742 France 2089 1981
94 David Anton Guijarro 2656 GM 2285525 Spain 607 1995
95 Parimarjan Negi 2656 GM 5016690 India 802 1993
96 Boris Grachev 2654 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1446 1986
97 Viktor Laznicka 2654 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1368 1988
98 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2653 GM 3800024 Peru 1531 1967
99 Nils Grandelius 2653 GM 1710400 Sweden 898 1993
100 Anton Korobov 2652 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1414 1985
101 Ioannis Papaioannou 2652 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
102 Gabriel Sargissian 2652 GM 13300881 Armenia 1265 1983
103 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2651 GM 3503739 Cuba 1403 1982
104 Michal Krasenkow 2651 GM 1113100 Poland 2227 1963
105 Georg Meier 2651 GM 4675789 Germany 976 1987
106 Anton Demchenko 2650 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 401 1987
107 Robert Markus 2650 GM 921637 Serbia 1059 1983
108 Sanan Sjugirov 2650 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 944 1993
109 Anton Kovalyov 2649 GM 114987 Canada 485 1992
110 Sandro Mareco 2649 GM 112275 Argentina 734 1987
111 Jorge Cori 2648 GM 3802272 Peru 382 1995
112 Aleksey Dreev 2648 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2881 1969
113 Gadir Guseinov 2647 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 905 1986
114 Luke J McShane 2647 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1287 1984
115 Christian Bauer 2646 GM 603767 France 1845 1977
116 Luka Lenic 2646 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1024 1988
117 Aleksandr Shimanov 2646 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 887 1992
118 Robin Van Kampen 2646 GM 1020854 Netherlands 505 1994
119 Alexander Areshchenko 2645 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1265 1986
120 Kacper Piorun 2644 GM 1130420 Poland 648 1991
121 Ray Robson 2644 GM 2023970 United States 556 1994
122 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2643 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1581 1976
123 Hrant Melkumyan 2642 GM 13302485 Armenia 755 1989
124 Sergei Zhigalko 2642 GM 13502956 Belarus 1230 1989
125 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2640 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1474 1981
126 Jan Gustafsson 2640 GM 4625498 Germany 1424 1979
127 Vladislav Kovalev 2640 GM 13504398 Belarus 619 1994
128 Peter Heine Nielsen 2639 GM 1400355 Denmark 1879 1973
129 Vladimir Onischuk 2638 GM 14114038 Ukraine 787 1991
130 AR Saleh Salem 2638 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 669 1993
131 Dariusz Swiercz 2638 GM 1126881 Poland 909 1994
132 Sergey Volkov 2638 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1859 1974
133 Farrukh Amonatov 2636 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 768 1978
134 Zahar Efimenko 2636 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1376 1985
135 Qun Ma 2636 GM 8603154 China 251 1991
136 Zhong Zhang 2636 GM 8600694 Singapore 893 1978
137 Ilia Smirin 2635 GM 2801990 Israel 2078 1968
138 Axel Bachmann 2634 GM 3700488 Paraguay 566 1989
139 Igor Kovalenko 2634 GM 14117908 Latvia 886 1988
140 Matthias Bluebaum 2633 GM 24651516 Germany 569 1997
141 Jeffery Xiong 2633 GM 2047640 United States 305 0
142 Mustafa Yilmaz 2633 GM 6302718 Turkey 559 1992
143 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2632 GM 1503707 Norway 850 1990
144 Eltaj Safarli 2632 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1077 1992
145 Ahmed Adly 2631 GM 10601619 Egypt 662 1987
146 Csaba Balogh 2631 GM 718939 Hungary 1666 1987
147 Kiril Georgiev 2631 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2375 1965
148 Vasif Durarbayli 2630 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 325 1992
149 Grzegorz Gajewski 2630 GM 1116207 Poland 1004 1985
150 Constantin Lupulescu 2630 GM 1207822 Romania 1048 1984
151 Igors Rausis 2630 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1710 1961
152 Alexei Shirov 2630 GM 2209390 Latvia 3167 1972
153 Eric Hansen 2629 GM 2606771 Canada 445 1992
154 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2629 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 814 1990
155 Denis Khismatullin 2628 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1286 1984
156 Shanglei Lu 2628 GM 8603332 China 602 1995
157 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2627 GM 2257327 Spain 847 1991
158 Tigran Gharamian 2626 GM 13301527 France 614 1984
159 Anatoly Karpov 2626 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3699 1951
160 Daniel Naroditsky 2626 GM 2026961 United States 414 1995
161 Evgeny Romanov 2626 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1192 1988
162 Dragan Solak 2626 GM 916811 Turkey 1282 1980
163 Daniel Fridman 2625 GM 11600454 Germany 2068 1976
164 Andrei Volokitin 2623 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1377 1986
165 Alexander Zubov 2623 GM 14109409 Ukraine 601 1983
166 Evgeny Alekseev 2622 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1487 1985
167 Dmitry Kokarev 2622 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 816 1982
168 Andriy Vovk 2622 GM 14114470 Ukraine 423 1991
169 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2621 GM 14116804 United States 589 1993
170 Benjamin Bok 2620 GM 1017063 Netherlands 829 1995
171 Rafael Leitao 2620 GM 2101246 Brazil 1174 1979
172 Viktor Erdos 2619 GM 719978 Hungary 1147 1987
173 Abhijeet Gupta 2619 GM 5010608 India 993 1989
174 Imre Jr Hera 2619 GM 716855 Hungary 691 1986
175 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2619 GM 3504409 Cuba 665 1984
176 Igor Lysyj 2618 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 964 1987
177 S.P. Sethuraman 2617 GM 5021596 India 784 1993
178 Emilio Cordova 2616 GM 3801497 Peru 784 1991
179 Grigoriy Oparin 2616 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 589 1997
180 Hrvoje Stevic 2616 GM 14502569 Croatia 1254 1980
181 Victor Bologan 2615 GM 13900048 Moldova 2449 1971
182 Timur Gareyev 2615 GM 14200937 United States 335 1988
183 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2615 GM 4152417 Ukraine 711 1986
184 Tigran L Petrosian 2615 GM 13301616 Armenia 942 1984
185 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2614 GM 3503631 Paraguay 259 1981
186 Ildar Khairullin 2614 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1063 1990
187 Sebastien Maze 2614 GM 613762 France 1085 1984
188 Mircea Emilian Parligras 2614 GM 1204297 Romania 1062 1980
189 Borki Predojevic 2614 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 949 1987
190 Yuri Vovk 2614 GM 14113171 Ukraine 706 1988
191 Weiqi Zhou 2614 GM 8601674 China 585 1986
192 Mateusz Bartel 2613 GM 1112635 Poland 1593 1985
193 Dmitry Kononenko 2613 GM 14113007 Ukraine 299 1988
194 Peter Prohaszka 2612 GM 726265 Hungary 771 1992
195 Ivan Ivanisevic 2611 GM 912417 Serbia 1565 1977
196 Alexander Khalifman 2611 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
197 Erwin L'Ami 2611 GM 1007998 Netherlands 779 1985
198 Georgy Pilavov 2611 GM 14109158 Ukraine 73 1974
199 David Baramidze 2610 GM 4667719 Germany 1091 0
200 Zbynek Hracek 2610 GM 300071 Czech Republic 1894 1970