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 2843 GM 1503014 Norway 2015 1990
2 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2814 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2139 1985
3 Vladimir Kramnik 2800 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2746 1975
4 Wesley So 2799 GM 5202213 United States 962 1993
5 Levon Aronian 2797 GM 13300474 Armenia 2333 1982
6 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2793 GM 623539 France 1957 1990
7 Fabiano Caruana 2784 GM 2020009 United States 1789 1992
8 Hikaru Nakamura 2781 GM 2016192 United States 2217 1987
9 Viswanathan Anand 2779 GM 5000017 India 3288 1969
10 Anish Giri 2777 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1370 1994
11 Liren Ding 2769 GM 8603677 China 974 1992
12 Alexander Grischuk 2767 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2588 1983
13 Sergey Karjakin 2763 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2223 1990
14 Peter Svidler 2760 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2800 1976
15 Yangyi Yu 2760 GM 8603820 China 979 1994
16 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2751 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1423 1990
17 Veselin Topalov 2749 GM 2900084 2196 1975
18 Teimour Radjabov 2748 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1610 1987
19 Penteala Harikrishna 2745 GM 5007003 India 1695 1986
20 David Navara 2745 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1982 1985
21 Dmitry Jakovenko 2744 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1638 1983
22 Quang Liem Le 2737 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1242 1991
23 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2735 GM 1118358 Poland 1725 1987
24 Yi Wei 2734 GM 8603405 China 722 1999
25 Chao b Li 2732 GM 8604436 China 818 1989
26 Nikita Vitiugov 2732 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1382 1987
27 Vassily Ivanchuk 2731 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3724 1969
28 Xiangzhi Bu 2725 GM 8601445 China 1403 1985
29 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2724 GM 1170546 Poland 585 1998
30 Vladimir Fedoseev 2724 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 984 1995
31 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2723 GM 5029465 India 611 1994
32 Etienne Bacrot 2722 GM 605506 France 2394 1983
33 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2718 GM 2205530 Spain 2037 1982
34 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2714 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1273 1987
35 Dmitry Andreikin 2712 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1245 1990
36 Hao Wang 2712 GM 8602883 China 1352 1989
37 Pavel Eljanov 2710 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1507 1983
38 Michael Adams 2709 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2833 1971
39 Rauf Mamedov 2709 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1516 1988
40 Maxim Matlakov 2709 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1207 1991
41 Arkadij Naiditsch 2705 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2154 1985
42 Richard Rapport 2703 GM 738590 Hungary 818 1996
43 Ivan Cheparinov 2699 GM 2905540 1552 1986
44 Vladislav Artemiev 2697 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 772 1998
45 Boris Gelfand 2697 GM 2805677 Israel 2920 1968
46 Yuriy Kuzubov 2695 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1101 1990
47 Daniil Dubov 2694 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 935 1996
48 Ruslan Ponomariov 2694 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1889 1983
49 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2693 GM 14109182 Ukraine 945 1986
50 Peter Leko 2692 GM 703303 Hungary 2306 1979
51 Vladimir Malakhov 2692 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1665 1980
52 Matthew D Sadler 2690 GM 400173 United Kingdom 897 1974
53 Yue Wang 2690 GM 8601429 China 1333 1987
54 Zoltan Almasi 2689 GM 702293 Hungary 1859 1976
55 Maxim Rodshtein 2689 GM 2806851 Israel 988 1989
56 Bassem Amin 2688 GM 10601457 Egypt 748 1988
57 Baadur Jobava 2685 GM 13601520 Georgia 1541 1983
58 Ernesto Inarkiev 2684 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1496 1985
59 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2683 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1461 1979
60 Evgeniy Najer 2683 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1730 1977
61 David W L Howell 2682 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1314 1990
62 Martyn Kravtsiv 2682 GM 14113147 Ukraine 959 1990
63 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2682 GM 1202758 Germany 1668 1976
64 Alexander Onischuk 2681 GM 14101025 United States 1453 1975
65 Nigel D Short 2681 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2768 1965
66 Gata Kamsky 2677 GM 2000024 United States 1869 1974
67 Gabriel Sargissian 2677 GM 13300881 Armenia 1325 1983
68 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2673 GM 3503739 Cuba 1442 1982
69 Alexander Motylev 2673 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1657 1979
70 Anton Demchenko 2671 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 456 1987
71 Krishnan Sasikiran 2671 GM 5004985 India 1706 1981
72 Tamir Nabaty 2670 GM 2809052 Israel 438 1991
73 Hua Ni 2670 GM 8601160 China 1285 1983
74 Ferenc Berkes 2669 GM 718572 Hungary 1410 1985
75 Samuel Shankland 2668 GM 2004887 United States 579 1991
76 Vladimir Akopian 2667 GM 13300032 Armenia 1746 1971
77 David Anton Guijarro 2666 GM 2285525 Spain 661 1995
78 Markus Ragger 2666 GM 1610856 Austria 1375 1988
79 Alexander Ipatov 2665 GM 14116731 Turkey 679 1993
80 Alexander Morozevich 2665 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2082 1977
81 Anton Korobov 2664 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1518 1985
82 Hrant Melkumyan 2664 GM 13302485 Armenia 822 1989
83 Ivan Saric 2664 GM 14508150 Croatia 1218 1990
84 Sergei Rublevsky 2663 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1642 1974
85 Laurent Fressinet 2662 GM 608742 France 2165 1981
86 Alexander Riazantsev 2662 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1819 1985
87 Luka Lenic 2660 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1065 1988
88 Alexander Moiseenko 2660 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1665 1980
89 Kacper Piorun 2659 GM 1130420 Poland 678 1991
90 Viktor Laznicka 2658 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1444 1988
91 Emil Sutovsky 2658 GM 2802007 Israel 1665 1977
92 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2657 GM 3800024 Peru 1549 1967
93 Parimarjan Negi 2656 GM 5016690 India 808 1993
94 Loek Van Wely 2656 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3505 1972
95 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2655 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 1020 1989
96 Jorge Cori 2654 GM 3802272 Peru 401 1995
97 Hou Yifan 2654 GM 8602980 China 1145 1994
98 Anton Kovalyov 2654 GM 114987 Canada 503 1992
99 Dariusz Swiercz 2654 GM 1126881 Poland 933 1994
100 Aleksey Dreev 2653 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2938 1969
101 Boris Grachev 2653 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1521 1986
102 Alexei Shirov 2652 GM 2209390 Latvia 3221 1972
103 Sanan Sjugirov 2652 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 1041 1993
104 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2650 GM 5002150 India 1471 1983
105 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2650 GM 3901211 Venezuela 830 1989
106 Sergei Movsesian 2649 GM 310204 Armenia 2358 1978
107 Ray Robson 2649 GM 2023970 United States 571 1994
108 Varuzhan Akobian 2647 GM 13300580 United States 992 1983
109 Georg Meier 2647 GM 4675789 Germany 1036 1987
110 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2647 GM 2257327 Spain 897 1991
111 Nils Grandelius 2646 GM 1710400 Sweden 936 1993
112 Gadir Guseinov 2646 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 950 1986
113 Gawain C Jones 2646 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1179 1987
114 S.P. Sethuraman 2646 GM 5021596 India 851 1993
115 Robin Van Kampen 2646 GM 1020854 Netherlands 507 1994
116 Alexander Areshchenko 2645 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1278 1986
117 Qun Ma 2645 GM 8603154 China 258 1991
118 Ioannis Papaioannou 2645 GM 4201345 Greece 647 1976
119 Aleksandr Shimanov 2645 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 911 1992
120 B Adhiban 2643 GM 5018471 India 873 1992
121 Igor Kovalenko 2643 GM 14117908 Latvia 896 1988
122 Luke J McShane 2643 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1356 1984
123 Michal Krasenkow 2642 GM 1113100 Poland 2257 1963
124 AR Saleh Salem 2642 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 718 1993
125 Vladislav Kovalev 2641 GM 13504398 Belarus 718 1994
126 Tamas Banusz 2640 GM 722413 Hungary 1013 1989
127 Shanglei Lu 2640 GM 8603332 China 651 1995
128 Jeffery Xiong 2640 GM 2047640 United States 336 0
129 Igors Rausis 2639 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1714 1961
130 Eltaj Safarli 2639 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1119 1992
131 Andrei Volokitin 2639 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1425 1986
132 Jan Gustafsson 2638 GM 4625498 Germany 1430 1979
133 Mircea Emilian Parligras 2638 GM 1204297 Romania 1100 1980
134 Peter Heine Nielsen 2637 GM 1400355 Denmark 1883 1973
135 Zahar Efimenko 2636 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1390 1985
136 Jorden Van Foreest 2636 GM 1039784 Netherlands 432 1999
137 Zhong Zhang 2636 GM 8600694 China 893 1978
138 Matthias Bluebaum 2635 GM 24651516 Germany 608 1997
139 Daniel Fridman 2635 GM 11600454 Germany 2102 1976
140 Ahmed Adly 2634 GM 10601619 Egypt 692 1987
141 Christian Bauer 2634 GM 603767 France 1874 1977
142 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2634 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1533 1981
143 Vladimir Afromeev 2633 FM 4157770 Russian Federation 263 0
144 Csaba Balogh 2633 GM 718939 Hungary 1691 1987
145 Denis Khismatullin 2632 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1379 1984
146 Sandro Mareco 2632 GM 112275 Argentina 747 1987
147 Vladimir Onischuk 2632 GM 14114038 Ukraine 855 1991
148 Viktor Erdos 2630 GM 719978 Hungary 1189 1987
149 Dmitry Gordievsky 2630 GM 24112798 Russian Federation 394 1996
150 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2630 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 868 1990
151 Eric Hansen 2629 GM 2606771 Canada 445 1992
152 Borki Predojevic 2629 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 979 1987
153 Dragan Solak 2629 GM 916811 Turkey 1291 1980
154 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2629 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1644 1976
155 Andriy Vovk 2628 GM 14114470 Ukraine 437 1991
156 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2628 GM 14116804 United States 604 1993
157 Marin Bosiocic 2627 GM 14507927 Croatia 927 1988
158 Constantin Lupulescu 2626 GM 1207822 Romania 1089 1984
159 Zdenko Kozul 2625 GM 14502879 Croatia 2559 1966
160 Erwin L'Ami 2625 GM 1007998 Netherlands 814 1985
161 Sergei Zhigalko 2625 GM 13502956 Belarus 1297 1989
162 Farrukh Amonatov 2624 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 813 1978
163 Axel Bachmann 2624 GM 3700488 Paraguay 575 1989
164 Anatoly Karpov 2623 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3718 1951
165 Tigran Gharamian 2622 GM 13301527 France 638 1984
166 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2622 GM 1503707 Norway 883 1990
167 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2622 GM 3504409 Cuba 674 1984
168 Evgeny Romanov 2621 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1224 1988
169 Vasif Durarbayli 2620 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 338 1992
170 Sebastien Maze 2620 GM 613762 France 1099 1984
171 Benjamin Gledura 2619 GM 712779 Hungary 326 1999
172 Imre Jr Hera 2619 GM 716855 Hungary 703 1986
173 Rafael Leitao 2619 GM 2101246 Brazil 1174 1979
174 Mustafa Yilmaz 2619 GM 6302718 Turkey 578 1992
175 Aleksej Aleksandrov 2618 GM 13500139 Belarus 1992 1973
176 Ildar Khairullin 2618 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1068 1990
177 Igor Lysyj 2618 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 988 1987
178 Chithambaram VR Aravindh 2617 FM 5072786 India 271 1999
179 Robert Markus 2617 GM 921637 Serbia 1097 1983
180 Samuel Sevian 2617 GM 2040506 United States 452 2000
181 Evgeny Alekseev 2616 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1577 1985
182 David Baramidze 2615 GM 4667719 Germany 1099 0
183 Daniel Naroditsky 2615 GM 2026961 United States 429 1995
184 Maxim Turov 2615 GM 4120086 Russian Federation 1187 1979
185 Rinat Jumabayev 2614 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 699 1989
186 Alexander Khalifman 2614 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
187 Benjamin Bok 2613 GM 1017063 Netherlands 885 1995
188 Romain Edouard 2613 GM 633429 France 1212 1990
189 Kiril Georgiev 2613 GM 2900017 2441 1965
190 Matthieu Cornette 2612 GM 620084 France 881 1985
191 Aleksandar Indjic 2612 GM 911925 Serbia 398 1995
192 Michael Roiz 2612 GM 2804158 Israel 1005 1983
193 Sergey Volkov 2612 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1879 1974
194 Alexander Zubov 2612 GM 14109409 Ukraine 643 1983
195 Peter Prohaszka 2611 GM 726265 Hungary 780 1992
196 Jianchao Zhou 2611 GM 8603537 China 884 1988
197 Mateusz Bartel 2610 GM 1112635 Poland 1631 1985
198 Olexandr Bortnyk 2610 GM 14120828 Ukraine 350 1996
199 Kirill Alekseenko 2609 GM 4135539 Russian Federation 377 1997
200 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2609 GM 4152417 Ukraine 731 1986