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 1819 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2827 GM 2020009 United States 1611 1992
3 Wesley So 2822 GM 5202213 United States 775 1993
4 Vladimir Kramnik 2811 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2614 1975
5 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2796 GM 623539 France 1735 1990
6 Viswanathan Anand 2786 GM 5000017 India 3085 1969
7 Levon Aronian 2785 GM 13300474 Armenia 2099 1982
8 Hikaru Nakamura 2785 GM 2016192 United States 2007 1987
9 Sergey Karjakin 2783 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2044 1990
10 Anish Giri 2769 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1220 1994
11 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2766 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1929 1985
12 Liren Ding 2760 GM 8603677 China 758 1992
13 Pavel Eljanov 2759 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1399 1983
14 Penteala Harikrishna 2758 GM 5007003 India 1522 1986
15 Michael Adams 2751 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2737 1971
16 Vassily Ivanchuk 2751 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3511 1969
17 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2749 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1221 1990
18 Peter Svidler 2748 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2619 1976
19 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2745 GM 1118358 Poland 1636 1987
20 Alexander Grischuk 2742 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2362 1983
21 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 844 1983
22 Veselin Topalov 2739 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2130 1975
23 Yangyi Yu 2738 GM 8603820 China 781 1994
24 Dmitry Andreikin 2734 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1099 1990
25 David Navara 2730 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1824 1985
26 Yi Wei 2725 GM 8603405 China 559 1999
27 Nikita Vitiugov 2724 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1302 1987
28 Ernesto Inarkiev 2723 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1337 1985
29 Boris Gelfand 2721 GM 2805677 Israel 2795 1968
30 Chao b Li 2720 GM 8604436 China 682 1989
31 Vladimir Malakhov 2715 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1561 1980
32 Quang Liem Le 2712 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1071 1991
33 Xiangzhi Bu 2711 GM 8601445 China 1302 1985
34 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2711 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1183 1987
35 Teimour Radjabov 2710 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1556 1987
36 Dmitry Jakovenko 2709 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1503 1983
37 Ruslan Ponomariov 2709 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1787 1983
38 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2709 GM 2205530 Spain 1941 1982
39 Yue Wang 2706 GM 8601429 China 1238 1987
40 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2705 GM 14109182 Ukraine 847 1986
41 Markus Ragger 2703 GM 1610856 Austria 1272 1988
42 Arkadij Naiditsch 2702 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2007 1985
43 Baadur Jobava 2701 GM 13601520 Georgia 1366 1983
44 Maxim Matlakov 2701 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1083 1991
45 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2699 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1396 1979
46 Maxim Rodshtein 2699 GM 2806851 Israel 898 1989
47 Zoltan Almasi 2697 GM 702293 Hungary 1795 1976
48 Etienne Bacrot 2695 GM 605506 France 2243 1983
49 Peter Leko 2693 GM 703303 Hungary 2207 1979
50 Richard Rapport 2692 GM 738590 Hungary 671 1996
51 Anton Korobov 2691 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1342 1985
52 Ivan Cheparinov 2689 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1443 1986
53 Rauf Mamedov 2688 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1376 1988
54 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2684 GM 1170546 Poland 476 1998
55 Eltaj Safarli 2680 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 993 1992
56 Alexander Areshchenko 2683 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1202 1986
57 B Adhiban 2682 GM 5018471 India 750 1992
58 Hao Wang 2682 GM 8602883 China 1189 1989
59 Sergei Rublevsky 2681 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1578 1974
60 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2680 GM 1202758 Germany 1578 1976
61 Eltaj Safarli 2680 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 993 1992
62 Sergei Movsesian 2679 GM 310204 Armenia 2247 1978
63 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2679 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1526 1976
64 Alexei Shirov 2678 GM 2209390 Latvia 3104 1972
65 Gawain C Jones 2677 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1083 1987
66 Loek Van Wely 2676 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3423 1972
67 Vladimir Akopian 2675 GM 13300032 Armenia 1733 1971
68 Alexander Morozevich 2675 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1969 1977
69 Nigel D Short 2675 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2676 1965
70 Hua Ni 2674 GM 8601160 China 1229 1983
71 Krishnan Sasikiran 2674 GM 5004985 India 1635 1981
72 Samuel L Shankland 2674 GM 2004887 United States 501 1991
73 Jeffery Xiong 2674 GM 2047640 United States 246 2000
74 Sanan Sjugirov 2673 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 907 1993
75 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2673 GM 5029465 India 496 1994
76 Alexander Riazantsev 2671 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1686 1985
77 Matthew D Sadler 2671 GM 400173 United Kingdom 866 1974
78 Parimarjan Negi 2670 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
79 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2670 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 858 1989
80 Ilia Smirin 2670 GM 2801990 Israel 2034 1968
81 Gata Kamsky 2669 GM 2000024 United States 1780 1974
82 Ray Robson 2668 GM 2023970 United States 531 1994
83 Robert Markus 2667 GM 921637 Serbia 1020 1983
84 Alexander Onischuk 2667 GM 14101025 United States 1425 1975
85 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
86 Viktor Laznicka 2666 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1327 1988
87 Gabriel Sargissian 2666 GM 13300881 Armenia 1237 1983
88 Alexander Motylev 2663 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1540 1979
89 Bassem Amin 2662 GM 10601457 Egypt 648 1988
90 Daniil Dubov 2661 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 766 1996
91 Alexander Moiseenko 2661 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1564 1980
92 Laurent Fressinet 2660 GM 608742 France 2029 1981
93 Alexander Ipatov 2660 GM 14116731 Turkey 655 1993
94 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
95 Evgeniy Najer 2659 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1656 1977
96 Vladimir Fedoseev 2658 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 802 1995
97 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2657 GM 5002150 India 1375 1983
98 David W L Howell 2657 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1169 1990
99 AR Saleh Salem 2656 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 611 1993
100 Vladislav Artemiev 2655 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 571 1998
101 Emilio Cordova 2655 GM 3801497 Peru 726 1991
102 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2652 GM 3901211 Venezuela 727 1989
103 Sergei Zhigalko 2652 GM 13502956 Belarus 1164 1989
104 Aleksey Dreev 2651 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2870 1969
105 Hou Yifan 2651 GM 8602980 China 1060 1994
106 Kacper Piorun 2651 GM 1130420 Poland 588 1991
107 Andrei Volokitin 2651 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1361 1986
108 Boris Grachev 2650 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1410 1986
109 David Anton Guijarro 2649 GM 2285525 Spain 538 1995
110 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2649 GM 3503739 Cuba 1348 1982
111 Ferenc Berkes 2648 GM 718572 Hungary 1324 1985
112 Zahar Efimenko 2648 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1343 1985
113 Tamir Nabaty 2648 GM 2809052 Israel 368 1991
114 Ivan Saric 2648 GM 14508150 Croatia 1079 1990
115 Daniel Naroditsky 2646 GM 2026961 United States 397 1995
116 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2645 GM 3800024 Peru 1498 1967
117 Abhijeet Gupta 2645 GM 5010608 India 933 1989
118 Sandro Mareco 2645 GM 112275 Argentina 678 1987
119 Peter Heine Nielsen 2645 GM 1400355 Denmark 1867 1973
120 Dariusz Swiercz 2645 GM 1126881 Poland 847 1994
121 Luke J McShane 2644 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1272 1984
122 Evgeny Romanov 2644 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1128 1988
123 Robin Van Kampen 2644 GM 1020854 Netherlands 494 1994
124 Gadir Guseinov 2643 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 882 1986
125 Dmitry Kokarev 2643 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 789 1982
126 Anton Kovalyov 2643 GM 114987 Canada 476 1992
127 Yuriy Kuzubov 2643 GM 14112906 Ukraine 934 1990
128 Igor Lysyj 2643 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 930 1987
129 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2643 GM 4152417 Ukraine 672 1986
130 Christian Bauer 2642 GM 603767 France 1809 1977
131 Aleksandr Shimanov 2642 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 825 1992
132 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2641 GM 2257327 Spain 798 1991
133 Dragan Solak 2641 GM 916811 Turkey 1250 1980
134 Zhong Zhang 2641 GM 8600694 Singapore 884 1978
135 Victor Bologan 2640 GM 13900048 Moldova 2421 1971
136 Luka Lenic 2640 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1002 1988
137 Denis Khismatullin 2639 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1252 1984
138 Ivan Ivanisevic 2638 GM 912417 Serbia 1519 1977
139 Ioannis Papaioannou 2638 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
140 Qun Ma 2637 GM 8603154 China 228 1991
141 Axel Bachmann 2636 GM 3700488 Paraguay 527 1989
142 Nils Grandelius 2635 GM 1710400 Sweden 842 1993
143 Mateusz Bartel 2634 GM 1112635 Poland 1543 1985
144 Varuzhan Akobian 2633 GM 13300580 United States 909 1983
145 Evgeny Alekseev 2632 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1429 1985
146 Farrukh Amonatov 2632 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 750 1978
147 Matthias Bluebaum 2632 GM 24651516 Germany 508 1997
148 Aleksey Goganov 2632 GM 24109959 Russian Federation 712 1991
149 Ivan Sokolov 2632 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2670 1968
150 Sergey Volkov 2632 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1796 1974
151 Andriy Vovk 2632 GM 14114470 Ukraine 411 1991
152 Csaba Balogh 2630 GM 718939 Hungary 1653 1987
153 Georg Meier 2630 GM 4675789 Germany 929 1987
154 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2630 GM 3504409 Cuba 649 1984
155 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2629 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 803 1990
156 Anton Demchenko 2628 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 376 1987
157 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2628 GM 1503707 Norway 818 1990
158 Mikhail Kobalia 2628 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 726 1978
159 Martyn Kravtsiv 2628 GM 14113147 Ukraine 844 1990
160 Vasif Durarbayli 2627 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 324 1992
161 Kiril Georgiev 2627 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2371 1965
162 Hrant Melkumyan 2627 GM 13302485 Armenia 711 1989
163 Jan Gustafsson 2626 GM 4625498 Germany 1419 1979
164 Rainer Buhmann 2625 GM 4651340 Germany 952 1981
165 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2625 GM 3503631 Paraguay 257 1981
166 Grigoriy Oparin 2625 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 527 1997
167 Tigran Gharamian 2624 GM 13301527 France 587 1984
168 Anatoly Karpov 2624 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3681 1951
169 Ildar Khairullin 2624 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1058 1990
170 Shanglei Lu 2624 GM 8603332 China 536 1995
171 Emil Sutovsky 2624 GM 2802007 Israel 1612 1977
172 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2623 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1418 1981
173 S.P. Sethuraman 2623 GM 5021596 India 727 1993
174 Mustafa Yilmaz 2621 GM 6302718 Turkey 509 1992
175 Constantin Lupulescu 2620 GM 1207822 Romania 1017 1984
176 Vadim Milov 2620 GM 1304364 Switzerland 1575 1972
177 Arturs Neiksans 2620 GM 11601388 Latvia 550 1983
178 Robert Hovhannisyan 2619 GM 13302507 Armenia 471 1991
179 Jianchao Zhou 2619 GM 8603537 China 776 1988
180 Michal Krasenkow 2618 GM 1113100 Poland 2190 1963
181 Rafael Leitao 2618 GM 2101246 Brazil 1165 1979
182 Ivan Popov 2618 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 852 1990
183 Timur Gareyev 2617 GM 14200937 United States 328 1988
184 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
185 Romain Edouard 2616 GM 633429 France 1129 1990
186 Eric Hansen 2616 GM 2606771 Canada 431 1992
187 Zdenko Kozul 2616 GM 14502879 Croatia 2456 1966
188 Konstantin Landa 2616 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1528 1972
189 Jun Zhao 2616 GM 8602522 China 547 1986
190 Zaven Andriasian 2615 GM 13302000 Armenia 812 1989
191 Tamas Banusz 2615 GM 722413 Hungary 884 1989
192 Kamil Dragun 2614 GM 1134167 Poland 439 1995
193 Igors Rausis 2614 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1698 1961
194 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2614 GM 14116804 United States 543 1993
195 Grzegorz Gajewski 2613 GM 1116207 Poland 969 1985
196 Dmitry Kononenko 2613 GM 14113007 Ukraine 299 1988
197 Sebastien Maze 2613 GM 613762 France 1041 1984
198 Illya Nyzhnyk 2613 GM 14118084 Ukraine 462 1996
199 Daniele Vocaturo 2613 GM 813192 Italy 751 1989
200 Yang Wen 2613 GM 8602956 China 495 1988