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 2029 1990
2 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2814 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2184 1985
3 Fabiano Caruana 2804 GM 2020009 United States 1817 1992
4 Vladimir Kramnik 2792 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2782 1975
5 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2789 GM 623539 France 1970 1990
6 Hikaru Nakamura 2787 GM 2016192 United States 2246 1987
7 Wesley So 2786 GM 5202213 United States 981 1993
8 Liren Ding 2778 GM 8603677 China 1005 1992
9 Sergey Karjakin 2778 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2266 1990
10 Anish Giri 2777 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1375 1994
11 Viswanathan Anand 2776 GM 5000017 India 3323 1969
12 Levon Aronian 2767 GM 13300474 Armenia 2356 1982
13 Alexander Grischuk 2766 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2624 1983
14 Peter Svidler 2760 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2824 1976
15 Yangyi Yu 2760 GM 8603820 China 993 1994
16 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2751 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1447 1990
17 Veselin Topalov 2749 GM 2900084 2201 1975
18 Teimour Radjabov 2748 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1615 1987
19 David Navara 2745 GM 309095 Czech Republic 2008 1985
20 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2744 GM 1118358 Poland 1748 1987
21 Nikita Vitiugov 2735 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1391 1987
22 Yi Wei 2734 GM 8603405 China 732 1999
23 Dmitry Jakovenko 2732 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1657 1983
24 Chao b Li 2732 GM 8604436 China 832 1989
25 Quang Liem Le 2728 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1251 1991
26 Penteala Harikrishna 2727 GM 5007003 India 1704 1986
27 Xiangzhi Bu 2725 GM 8601445 China 1417 1985
28 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2724 GM 1170546 Poland 597 1998
29 Etienne Bacrot 2718 GM 605506 France 2419 1983
30 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2714 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1273 1987
31 Richard Rapport 2713 GM 738590 Hungary 829 1996
32 Vassily Ivanchuk 2708 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3737 1969
33 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2707 GM 5029465 India 630 1994
34 Hao Wang 2707 GM 8602883 China 1377 1989
35 Vladimir Fedoseev 2706 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 1006 1995
36 Michael Adams 2705 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2837 1971
37 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2705 GM 2205530 Spain 2046 1982
38 Rauf Mamedov 2704 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1543 1988
39 Maxim Matlakov 2704 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1226 1991
40 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2703 GM 14109182 Ukraine 969 1986
41 Dmitry Andreikin 2702 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1280 1990
42 Ivan Cheparinov 2702 GM 2905540 1576 1986
43 Vladislav Artemiev 2701 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 803 1998
44 Arkadij Naiditsch 2701 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2178 1985
45 Bassem Amin 2700 GM 10601457 Egypt 774 1988
46 Pavel Eljanov 2700 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1516 1983
47 David W L Howell 2699 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1318 1990
48 Zoltan Almasi 2696 GM 702293 Hungary 1863 1976
49 Daniil Dubov 2696 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 978 1996
50 Boris Gelfand 2695 GM 2805677 Israel 2942 1968
51 Matthew D Sadler 2693 GM 400173 United Kingdom 899 1974
52 Tamir Nabaty 2692 GM 2809052 Israel 451 1991
53 Peter Leko 2691 GM 703303 Hungary 2308 1979
54 Yue Wang 2690 GM 8601429 China 1337 1987
55 Vladimir Malakhov 2689 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1673 1980
56 Anton Korobov 2683 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1550 1985
57 Ruslan Ponomariov 2683 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1906 1983
58 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2681 GM 1202758 Germany 1678 1976
59 Maxim Rodshtein 2681 GM 2806851 Israel 993 1989
60 Ernesto Inarkiev 2680 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1525 1985
61 Martyn Kravtsiv 2680 GM 14113147 Ukraine 980 1990
62 Gabriel Sargissian 2680 GM 13300881 Armenia 1345 1983
63 Anton Demchenko 2679 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 472 1987
64 Ivan Saric 2677 GM 14508150 Croatia 1241 1990
65 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2676 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1467 1979
66 Gawain C Jones 2675 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1207 1987
67 Evgeniy Najer 2674 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1752 1977
68 Markus Ragger 2673 GM 1610856 Austria 1388 1988
69 Alexander Onischuk 2672 GM 14101025 United States 1467 1975
70 Samuel Shankland 2671 GM 2004887 United States 603 1991
71 Ferenc Berkes 2670 GM 718572 Hungary 1423 1985
72 Gata Kamsky 2670 GM 2000024 United States 1878 1974
73 Hua Ni 2670 GM 8601160 China 1289 1983
74 Loek Van Wely 2670 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3521 1972
75 Baadur Jobava 2669 GM 13601520 Georgia 1556 1983
76 Hrant Melkumyan 2669 GM 13302485 Armenia 833 1989
77 Vladimir Akopian 2667 GM 13300032 Armenia 1754 1971
78 Alexander Morozevich 2665 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2095 1977
79 Sergei Rublevsky 2665 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1644 1974
80 Jeffery Xiong 2665 GM 2047640 United States 350 0
81 Luke J McShane 2664 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1369 1984
82 Yuriy Kuzubov 2663 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1115 1990
83 Sanan Sjugirov 2663 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 1061 1993
84 Alexander Riazantsev 2662 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1819 1985
85 Krishnan Sasikiran 2662 GM 5004985 India 1717 1981
86 Nigel D Short 2662 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2768 1965
87 B Adhiban 2661 GM 5018471 India 882 1992
88 Anton Kovalyov 2660 GM 114987 Canada 503 1992
89 Alexander Motylev 2660 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1668 1979
90 Ray Robson 2660 GM 2023970 United States 579 1994
91 Dariusz Swiercz 2659 GM 1126881 Poland 945 1994
92 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2657 GM 3503739 Cuba 1451 1982
93 Hou Yifan 2657 GM 8602980 China 1154 1994
94 Viktor Laznicka 2657 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1451 1988
95 Parimarjan Negi 2656 GM 5016690 India 808 1993
96 Jorge Cori 2654 GM 3802272 Peru 404 1995
97 Gadir Guseinov 2654 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 961 1986
98 David Anton Guijarro 2653 GM 2285525 Spain 686 1995
99 Aleksey Dreev 2653 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2938 1969
100 Alexander Ipatov 2653 GM 14116731 Turkey 691 1993
101 Luka Lenic 2653 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1078 1988
102 Eltaj Safarli 2653 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1147 1992
103 Nils Grandelius 2652 GM 1710400 Sweden 959 1993
104 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2652 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 1047 1989
105 Laurent Fressinet 2651 GM 608742 France 2169 1981
106 Robin Van Kampen 2651 GM 1020854 Netherlands 512 1994
107 Alexander Moiseenko 2650 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1677 1980
108 Vladislav Kovalev 2648 GM 13504398 Belarus 755 1994
109 Varuzhan Akobian 2647 GM 13300580 United States 1006 1983
110 Alexander Areshchenko 2647 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1280 1986
111 Boris Grachev 2647 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1521 1986
112 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2647 GM 2257327 Spain 903 1991
113 Dmitry Gordievsky 2645 GM 24112798 Russian Federation 421 1996
114 Qun Ma 2645 GM 8603154 China 271 1991
115 Sandro Mareco 2645 GM 112275 Argentina 782 1987
116 Ioannis Papaioannou 2645 GM 4201345 Greece 647 1976
117 Alexei Shirov 2644 GM 2209390 Latvia 3233 1972
118 Emil Sutovsky 2644 GM 2802007 Israel 1681 1977
119 Christian Bauer 2643 GM 603767 France 1886 1977
120 Jan Gustafsson 2643 GM 4625498 Germany 1432 1979
121 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2642 GM 5002150 India 1490 1983
122 Mircea Emilian Parligras 2642 GM 1204297 Romania 1116 1980
123 Kacper Piorun 2642 GM 1130420 Poland 700 1991
124 AR Saleh Salem 2642 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 718 1993
125 Benjamin Bok 2640 GM 1017063 Netherlands 901 1995
126 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2640 GM 3800024 Peru 1549 1967
127 Shanglei Lu 2640 GM 8603332 China 661 1995
128 Borki Predojevic 2640 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 989 1987
129 Igors Rausis 2640 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1734 1961
130 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2640 GM 14116804 United States 621 1993
131 Daniel Fridman 2639 GM 11600454 Germany 2126 1976
132 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2638 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1541 1981
133 Georg Meier 2636 GM 4675789 Germany 1062 1987
134 Zhong Zhang 2636 GM 8600694 China 893 1978
135 Peter Heine Nielsen 2635 GM 1400355 Denmark 1883 1973
136 Zahar Efimenko 2634 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1402 1985
137 Vladimir Afromeev 2633 FM 4157770 Russian Federation 263 0
138 Denis Khismatullin 2632 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1379 1984
139 Andrei Volokitin 2632 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1442 1986
140 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2631 GM 1503707 Norway 889 1990
141 David Paravyan 2631 GM 4194985 Russian Federation 416 1998
142 S.P. Sethuraman 2631 GM 5021596 India 890 1993
143 Jorden Van Foreest 2631 GM 1039784 Netherlands 436 1999
144 Igor Kovalenko 2630 GM 14117908 Latvia 916 1988
145 Igor Lysyj 2630 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 997 1987
146 Vladimir Onischuk 2630 GM 14114038 Ukraine 873 1991
147 Eric Hansen 2629 GM 2606771 Canada 445 1992
148 Csaba Balogh 2628 GM 718939 Hungary 1700 1987
149 Erwin L'Ami 2628 GM 1007998 Netherlands 817 1985
150 Aleksandr Shimanov 2628 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 913 1992
151 Andriy Vovk 2628 GM 14114470 Ukraine 437 1991
152 Ahmed Adly 2626 GM 10601619 Egypt 709 1987
153 Michal Krasenkow 2626 GM 1113100 Poland 2272 1963
154 Mustafa Yilmaz 2626 GM 6302718 Turkey 597 1992
155 Kirill Alekseenko 2625 GM 4135539 Russian Federation 397 1997
156 Robert Hovhannisyan 2625 GM 13302507 Armenia 518 1991
157 Sergei Movsesian 2625 GM 310204 Armenia 2376 1978
158 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2625 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1653 1976
159 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2624 GM 3901211 Venezuela 847 1989
160 Vasif Durarbayli 2623 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 340 1992
161 Romain Edouard 2623 GM 633429 France 1226 1990
162 Anatoly Karpov 2623 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3718 1951
163 Nijat Abasov 2622 GM 13402960 Azerbaijan 393 1995
164 Evgeny Alekseev 2622 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1588 1985
165 Viktor Erdos 2622 GM 719978 Hungary 1204 1987
166 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2622 GM 3504409 Cuba 674 1984
167 Axel Bachmann 2621 GM 3700488 Paraguay 575 1989
168 David Baramidze 2621 GM 4667719 Germany 1101 0
169 Emilio Cordova 2621 GM 3801497 Peru 801 1991
170 Constantin Lupulescu 2621 GM 1207822 Romania 1103 1984
171 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2621 GM 4152417 Ukraine 742 1986
172 Imre Jr Hera 2620 GM 716855 Hungary 714 1986
173 Rafael Leitao 2619 GM 2101246 Brazil 1174 1979
174 Evgeny Romanov 2619 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1246 1988
175 Samuel Sevian 2619 GM 2040506 United States 452 2000
176 Matthieu Cornette 2618 GM 620084 France 889 1985
177 Ildar Khairullin 2618 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1068 1990
178 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2618 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 877 1990
179 Tamas Banusz 2617 GM 722413 Hungary 1035 1989
180 Tigran Gharamian 2617 GM 13301527 France 642 1984
181 Abhijeet Gupta 2617 GM 5010608 India 1036 1989
182 Murali Karthikeyan 2617 GM 5074452 India 310 1999
183 Matthias Bluebaum 2616 GM 24651516 Germany 628 1997
184 Benjamin Gledura 2616 GM 712779 Hungary 335 1999
185 Daniele Vocaturo 2616 GM 813192 Italy 834 1989
186 Jianchao Zhou 2616 GM 8603537 China 894 1988
187 Alexander Khalifman 2615 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2135 1966
188 Parham Maghsoodloo 2615 GM 12539929 Iran 301 2000
189 Sebastien Maze 2615 GM 613762 France 1105 1984
190 Daniel Naroditsky 2615 GM 2026961 United States 429 1995
191 Konstantin Landa 2614 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1572 1972
192 Gabor Papp 2614 GM 718602 Hungary 1058 1987
193 Peter Prohaszka 2613 GM 726265 Hungary 781 1992
194 Rinat Jumabayev 2612 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 717 1989
195 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2611 GM 3503631 Paraguay 277 1981
196 Zdenko Kozul 2611 GM 14502879 Croatia 2586 1966
197 Illya Nyzhnyk 2611 GM 14118084 Ukraine 504 1996
198 Victor Bologan 2610 GM 13900048 Moldova 2486 1971
199 Olexandr Bortnyk 2610 GM 14120828 Ukraine 350 1996
200 Maxim Turov 2610 GM 4120086 Russian Federation 1201 1979