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 775 1993
3 Fabiano Caruana 2817 GM 2020009 United States 1611 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 2016 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 2769 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1222 1994
12 Michael Adams 2761 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2748 1971
13 Liren Ding 2759 GM 8603677 China 767 1992
14 Penteala Harikrishna 2758 GM 5007003 India 1524 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 790 1994
19 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2745 GM 1118358 Poland 1638 1987
20 Peter Svidler 2741 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2621 1976
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 3511 1969
25 David Navara 2728 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1830 1985
26 Yi Wei 2725 GM 8603405 China 572 1999
27 Boris Gelfand 2724 GM 2805677 Israel 2795 1968
28 Ernesto Inarkiev 2723 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1348 1985
29 Chao b Li 2720 GM 8604436 China 691 1989
30 Nikita Vitiugov 2720 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1313 1987
31 Dmitry Jakovenko 2718 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1512 1983
32 Vladimir Malakhov 2714 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1561 1980
33 Quang Liem Le 2712 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1080 1991
34 Xiangzhi Bu 2711 GM 8601445 China 1315 1985
35 Teimour Radjabov 2710 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1556 1987
36 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2710 GM 2205530 Spain 1952 1982
37 Ruslan Ponomariov 2709 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1787 1983
38 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2708 GM 14109182 Ukraine 847 1986
39 Yue Wang 2706 GM 8601429 China 1238 1987
40 Maxim Matlakov 2702 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1094 1991
41 Arkadij Naiditsch 2702 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2012 1985
42 Baadur Jobava 2701 GM 13601520 Georgia 1377 1983
43 Maxim Rodshtein 2701 GM 2806851 Israel 900 1989
44 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2701 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1194 1987
45 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2699 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1398 1979
46 Ivan Cheparinov 2698 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1452 1986
47 Zoltan Almasi 2696 GM 702293 Hungary 1796 1976
48 Richard Rapport 2696 GM 738590 Hungary 682 1996
49 Etienne Bacrot 2695 GM 605506 France 2247 1983
50 Anton Korobov 2694 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1351 1985
51 Peter Leko 2693 GM 703303 Hungary 2207 1979
52 Alexei Shirov 2691 GM 2209390 Latvia 3112 1972
53 Rauf Mamedov 2688 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1385 1988
54 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2684 GM 1170546 Poland 478 1998
55 Nigel D Short 2683 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2682 1965
56 Hao Wang 2683 GM 8602883 China 1200 1989
57 B Adhiban 2682 GM 5018471 India 759 1992
58 Alexander Areshchenko 2682 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1204 1986
59 Markus Ragger 2681 GM 1610856 Austria 1288 1988
60 Sergei Rublevsky 2681 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1580 1974
61 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2680 GM 1202758 Germany 1580 1976
62 Eltaj Safarli 2680 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 993 1992
63 Sergei Movsesian 2679 GM 310204 Armenia 2260 1978
64 Matthew D Sadler 2677 GM 400173 United Kingdom 868 1974
65 David Anton Guijarro 2676 GM 2285525 Spain 539 1995
66 Gawain C Jones 2676 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1085 1987
67 Vladimir Akopian 2675 GM 13300032 Armenia 1733 1971
68 Alexander Morozevich 2675 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1969 1977
69 Hua Ni 2674 GM 8601160 China 1229 1983
70 Krishnan Sasikiran 2674 GM 5004985 India 1644 1981
71 Jeffery Xiong 2674 GM 2047640 United States 260 0
72 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2673 GM 3901211 Venezuela 747 1989
73 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2673 GM 5029465 India 505 1994
74 Sanan Sjugirov 2665 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 916 1993
75 Robert Markus 2671 GM 921637 Serbia 1022 1983
76 Parimarjan Negi 2670 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
77 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2670 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 860 1989
78 Ray Robson 2668 GM 2023970 United States 531 1994
79 Ilia Smirin 2668 GM 2801990 Israel 2043 1968
80 Loek Van Wely 2668 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3430 1972
81 Vladislav Artemiev 2667 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 580 1998
82 David W L Howell 2667 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1182 1990
83 Viktor Laznicka 2667 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1336 1988
84 Alexander Onischuk 2667 GM 14101025 United States 1425 1975
85 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
86 Gabriel Sargissian 2666 GM 13300881 Armenia 1237 1983
87 Samuel L Shankland 2666 GM 2004887 United States 515 1991
88 Sanan Sjugirov 2665 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 916 1993
89 Sandro Mareco 2664 GM 112275 Argentina 687 1987
90 Alexander Moiseenko 2664 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1566 1980
91 Alexander Motylev 2663 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1549 1979
92 Laurent Fressinet 2662 GM 608742 France 2034 1981
93 Daniil Dubov 2661 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 775 1996
94 Alexander Riazantsev 2661 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1697 1985
95 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2661 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1526 1976
96 Bassem Amin 2660 GM 10601457 Egypt 648 1988
97 Alexander Ipatov 2660 GM 14116731 Turkey 664 1993
98 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
99 Gata Kamsky 2659 GM 2000024 United States 1789 1974
100 Evgeniy Najer 2659 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1665 1977
101 Vladimir Fedoseev 2658 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 820 1995
102 Boris Grachev 2658 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1410 1986
103 Emilio Cordova 2655 GM 3801497 Peru 744 1991
104 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2652 GM 3503739 Cuba 1357 1982
105 AR Saleh Salem 2652 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 620 1993
106 Sergei Zhigalko 2652 GM 13502956 Belarus 1173 1989
107 Aleksey Dreev 2651 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2870 1969
108 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2651 GM 3800024 Peru 1500 1967
109 Zahar Efimenko 2650 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1345 1985
110 Hou Yifan 2649 GM 8602980 China 1069 1994
111 Tamir Nabaty 2649 GM 2809052 Israel 370 1991
112 Andrei Volokitin 2649 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1361 1986
113 Ferenc Berkes 2648 GM 718572 Hungary 1337 1985
114 Kacper Piorun 2648 GM 1130420 Poland 592 1991
115 Ivan Saric 2648 GM 14508150 Croatia 1092 1990
116 Robin Van Kampen 2647 GM 1020854 Netherlands 498 1994
117 Axel Bachmann 2646 GM 3700488 Paraguay 527 1989
118 Daniel Naroditsky 2646 GM 2026961 United States 397 1995
119 Varuzhan Akobian 2645 GM 13300580 United States 909 1983
120 Peter Heine Nielsen 2645 GM 1400355 Denmark 1867 1973
121 Emil Sutovsky 2645 GM 2802007 Israel 1612 1977
122 Dariusz Swiercz 2645 GM 1126881 Poland 865 1994
123 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2644 GM 5002150 India 1379 1983
124 Luke J McShane 2644 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1276 1984
125 Gadir Guseinov 2643 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 882 1986
126 Denis Khismatullin 2643 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1261 1984
127 Anton Kovalyov 2643 GM 114987 Canada 476 1992
128 Yuriy Kuzubov 2643 GM 14112906 Ukraine 943 1990
129 Igor Lysyj 2643 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 939 1987
130 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2643 GM 4152417 Ukraine 674 1986
131 Aleksandr Shimanov 2642 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 830 1992
132 Zdenko Kozul 2641 GM 14502879 Croatia 2464 1966
133 Martyn Kravtsiv 2641 GM 14113147 Ukraine 844 1990
134 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2641 GM 2257327 Spain 798 1991
135 Dragan Solak 2641 GM 916811 Turkey 1250 1980
136 Zhong Zhang 2641 GM 8600694 Singapore 884 1978
137 Victor Bologan 2640 GM 13900048 Moldova 2421 1971
138 Dmitry Kokarev 2640 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 789 1982
139 Luka Lenic 2640 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1002 1988
140 Evgeny Romanov 2640 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1146 1988
141 Mateusz Bartel 2638 GM 1112635 Poland 1548 1985
142 Ioannis Papaioannou 2638 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
143 Qun Ma 2637 GM 8603154 China 228 1991
144 Nils Grandelius 2636 GM 1710400 Sweden 844 1993
145 Farrukh Amonatov 2632 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 750 1978
146 Csaba Balogh 2632 GM 718939 Hungary 1659 1987
147 Matthias Bluebaum 2632 GM 24651516 Germany 521 1997
148 Ivan Sokolov 2632 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2670 1968
149 Andriy Vovk 2632 GM 14114470 Ukraine 413 1991
150 Sergey Volkov 2631 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1796 1974
151 Christian Bauer 2630 GM 603767 France 1813 1977
152 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2630 GM 1503707 Norway 827 1990
153 Ivan Ivanisevic 2630 GM 912417 Serbia 1521 1977
154 Georg Meier 2630 GM 4675789 Germany 934 1987
155 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2630 GM 3504409 Cuba 649 1984
156 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2629 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 803 1990
157 S.P. Sethuraman 2629 GM 5021596 India 740 1993
158 Anton Demchenko 2628 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 376 1987
159 Mikhail Kobalia 2628 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 735 1978
160 Vasif Durarbayli 2627 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 324 1992
161 Kiril Georgiev 2627 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2371 1965
162 Abhijeet Gupta 2627 GM 5010608 India 946 1989
163 Hrant Melkumyan 2627 GM 13302485 Armenia 713 1989
164 Romain Edouard 2626 GM 633429 France 1134 1990
165 Jan Gustafsson 2626 GM 4625498 Germany 1422 1979
166 Rainer Buhmann 2625 GM 4651340 Germany 967 1981
167 Anatoly Karpov 2624 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3681 1951
168 Ildar Khairullin 2624 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1058 1990
169 Shanglei Lu 2624 GM 8603332 China 549 1995
170 Aleksey Goganov 2621 GM 24109959 Russian Federation 730 1991
171 Michal Krasenkow 2620 GM 1113100 Poland 2190 1963
172 Constantin Lupulescu 2620 GM 1207822 Romania 1022 1984
173 Robert Hovhannisyan 2619 GM 13302507 Armenia 471 1991
174 Jianchao Zhou 2619 GM 8603537 China 793 1988
175 Evgeny Alekseev 2618 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1438 1985
176 Rafael Leitao 2618 GM 2101246 Brazil 1165 1979
177 Ivan Popov 2618 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 852 1990
178 Timur Gareyev 2617 GM 14200937 United States 333 1988
179 Tigran Gharamian 2617 GM 13301527 France 591 1984
180 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
181 Konstantin Landa 2617 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1533 1972
182 Aleksander Mista 2617 GM 1110381 Poland 862 1983
183 Kamil Miton 2617 GM 1111914 Poland 1105 1984
184 Eric Hansen 2616 GM 2606771 Canada 438 1992
185 Jun Zhao 2616 GM 8602522 China 547 1986
186 Zaven Andriasian 2615 GM 13302000 Armenia 812 1989
187 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2615 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1424 1981
188 Grzegorz Gajewski 2615 GM 1116207 Poland 973 1985
189 Kamil Dragun 2614 GM 1134167 Poland 439 1995
190 Igors Rausis 2614 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1698 1961
191 Mustafa Yilmaz 2614 GM 6302718 Turkey 518 1992
192 Dmitry Kononenko 2613 GM 14113007 Ukraine 299 1988
193 Arturs Neiksans 2613 GM 11601388 Latvia 560 1983
194 Illya Nyzhnyk 2613 GM 14118084 Ukraine 462 1996
195 Boris Savchenko 2613 GM 4147332 Russian Federation 1264 1986
196 Yang Wen 2613 GM 8602956 China 495 1988
197 Jorge Cori 2612 GM 3802272 Peru 354 1995
198 Vadim Milov 2612 GM 1304364 Switzerland 1575 1972
199 Vladimir Baklan 2611 GM 14102196 Ukraine 1310 1978
200 Rinat Jumabayev 2611 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 575 1989