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 2822 GM 1503014 Norway 1901 1990
2 Vladimir Kramnik 2812 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2707 1975
3 Wesley So 2810 GM 5202213 United States 869 1993
4 Levon Aronian 2809 GM 13300474 Armenia 2176 1982
5 Fabiano Caruana 2807 GM 2020009 United States 1676 1992
6 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2800 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1988 1985
7 Hikaru Nakamura 2792 GM 2016192 United States 2102 1987
8 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2791 GM 623539 France 1838 1990
9 Viswanathan Anand 2783 GM 5000017 India 3167 1969
10 Liren Ding 2781 GM 8603677 China 799 1992
11 Anish Giri 2775 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1294 1994
12 Sergey Karjakin 2773 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2098 1990
13 Alexander Grischuk 2761 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2428 1983
14 Yangyi Yu 2753 GM 8603820 China 834 1994
15 Peter Svidler 2749 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2687 1976
16 Veselin Topalov 2749 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2166 1975
17 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2742 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1300 1990
18 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 844 1983
19 Pavel Eljanov 2739 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1424 1983
20 Yi Wei 2738 GM 8603405 China 608 1999
21 Penteala Harikrishna 2737 GM 5007003 India 1552 1986
22 David Navara 2737 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1874 1985
23 Michael Adams 2736 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2776 1971
24 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2736 GM 1118358 Poland 1680 1987
25 Chao b Li 2735 GM 8604436 China 724 1989
26 Maxim Matlakov 2730 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1129 1991
27 Vassily Ivanchuk 2729 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3564 1969
28 Boris Gelfand 2728 GM 2805677 Israel 2839 1968
29 Vladimir Fedoseev 2726 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 855 1995
30 Quang Liem Le 2726 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1087 1991
31 Teimour Radjabov 2724 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1574 1987
32 Nikita Vitiugov 2724 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1338 1987
33 Vladimir Malakhov 2722 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1582 1980
34 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2717 GM 2205530 Spain 1967 1982
35 Etienne Bacrot 2715 GM 605506 France 2315 1983
36 Baadur Jobava 2714 GM 13601520 Georgia 1433 1983
37 Dmitry Andreikin 2712 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1116 1990
38 Arkadij Naiditsch 2712 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2056 1985
39 Xiangzhi Bu 2711 GM 8601445 China 1331 1985
40 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2710 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1216 1987
41 Zoltan Almasi 2707 GM 702293 Hungary 1798 1976
42 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2707 GM 1170546 Poland 505 1998
43 Ernesto Inarkiev 2707 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1368 1985
44 Evgeniy Najer 2706 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1684 1977
45 Ivan Cheparinov 2703 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1466 1986
46 Dmitry Jakovenko 2703 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1532 1983
47 David W L Howell 2702 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1195 1990
48 Ruslan Ponomariov 2699 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1807 1983
49 Yue Wang 2699 GM 8601429 China 1245 1987
50 Hao Wang 2698 GM 8602883 China 1224 1989
51 Vladislav Artemiev 2695 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 600 1998
52 Maxim Rodshtein 2695 GM 2806851 Israel 937 1989
53 Richard Rapport 2694 GM 738590 Hungary 705 1996
54 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2693 GM 5029465 India 532 1994
55 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2690 GM 14109182 Ukraine 887 1986
56 Krishnan Sasikiran 2688 GM 5004985 India 1664 1981
57 Nigel D Short 2688 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2690 1965
58 Matthew D Sadler 2687 GM 400173 United Kingdom 882 1974
59 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2683 GM 1202758 Germany 1610 1976
60 Sergei Rublevsky 2683 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1586 1974
61 Emil Sutovsky 2683 GM 2802007 Israel 1632 1977
62 Alexander Onischuk 2682 GM 14101025 United States 1445 1975
63 Rauf Mamedov 2680 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1407 1988
64 Alexander Motylev 2680 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1585 1979
65 Gata Kamsky 2678 GM 2000024 United States 1818 1974
66 Peter Leko 2678 GM 703303 Hungary 2240 1979
67 B Adhiban 2677 GM 5018471 India 786 1992
68 Sergei Movsesian 2677 GM 310204 Armenia 2280 1978
69 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2676 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1410 1979
70 Alexander Morozevich 2675 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1983 1977
71 Loek Van Wely 2675 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3465 1972
72 Hua Ni 2674 GM 8601160 China 1235 1983
73 Bassem Amin 2672 GM 10601457 Egypt 666 1988
74 Robert Markus 2672 GM 921637 Serbia 1045 1983
75 Alexander Moiseenko 2671 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1599 1980
76 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2670 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 889 1989
77 Viktor Laznicka 2669 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1352 1988
78 Anton Korobov 2668 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1393 1985
79 Vladimir Akopian 2667 GM 13300032 Armenia 1746 1971
80 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
81 Hou Yifan 2666 GM 8602980 China 1089 1994
82 Samuel L Shankland 2666 GM 2004887 United States 544 1991
83 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2664 GM 3901211 Venezuela 770 1989
84 Parimarjan Negi 2664 GM 5016690 India 802 1993
85 Varuzhan Akobian 2662 GM 13300580 United States 935 1983
86 Axel Bachmann 2662 GM 3700488 Paraguay 552 1989
87 Gawain C Jones 2660 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1117 1987
88 Alexander Ipatov 2659 GM 14116731 Turkey 673 1993
89 Igor Kovalenko 2659 GM 14117908 Latvia 853 1988
90 Sandro Mareco 2659 GM 112275 Argentina 725 1987
91 Ferenc Berkes 2658 GM 718572 Hungary 1364 1985
92 Daniil Dubov 2658 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 803 1996
93 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2658 GM 5002150 India 1397 1983
94 Martyn Kravtsiv 2657 GM 14113147 Ukraine 886 1990
95 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2656 GM 3800024 Peru 1515 1967
96 Markus Ragger 2656 GM 1610856 Austria 1318 1988
97 Alexei Shirov 2656 GM 2209390 Latvia 3129 1972
98 Boris Grachev 2655 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1435 1986
99 David Anton Guijarro 2654 GM 2285525 Spain 577 1995
100 Alexander Riazantsev 2654 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1715 1985
101 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2653 GM 3503739 Cuba 1369 1982
102 Ray Robson 2653 GM 2023970 United States 553 1994
103 Alexander Areshchenko 2652 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1256 1986
104 Gabriel Sargissian 2652 GM 13300881 Armenia 1265 1983
105 Laurent Fressinet 2651 GM 608742 France 2068 1981
106 Tamir Nabaty 2650 GM 2809052 Israel 395 1991
107 Sanan Sjugirov 2649 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 929 1993
108 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2649 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1547 1976
109 Sergei Zhigalko 2648 GM 13502956 Belarus 1211 1989
110 Aleksey Dreev 2647 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2872 1969
111 Daniel Naroditsky 2647 GM 2026961 United States 408 1995
112 Yuriy Kuzubov 2646 GM 14112906 Ukraine 996 1990
113 Luka Lenic 2646 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1022 1988
114 Anton Demchenko 2645 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 392 1987
115 Gadir Guseinov 2645 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 892 1986
116 Kiril Georgiev 2644 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2375 1965
117 Luke J McShane 2644 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1277 1984
118 Georg Meier 2644 GM 4675789 Germany 960 1987
119 Ilia Smirin 2644 GM 2801990 Israel 2060 1968
120 Emilio Cordova 2643 GM 3801497 Peru 764 1991
121 Zahar Efimenko 2643 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1359 1985
122 Robin Van Kampen 2643 GM 1020854 Netherlands 498 1994
123 Matthias Bluebaum 2642 GM 24651516 Germany 553 1997
124 Nils Grandelius 2642 GM 1710400 Sweden 875 1993
125 Jeffery Xiong 2642 GM 2047640 United States 291 0
126 Anton Kovalyov 2641 GM 114987 Canada 476 1992
127 Eltaj Safarli 2641 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1039 1992
128 Jan Gustafsson 2640 GM 4625498 Germany 1424 1979
129 Mustafa Yilmaz 2640 GM 6302718 Turkey 547 1992
130 Christian Bauer 2639 GM 603767 France 1835 1977
131 Denis Khismatullin 2639 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1279 1984
132 Vladislav Kovalev 2639 GM 13504398 Belarus 589 1994
133 Peter Heine Nielsen 2639 GM 1400355 Denmark 1879 1973
134 Csaba Balogh 2638 GM 718939 Hungary 1666 1987
135 Shanglei Lu 2638 GM 8603332 China 576 1995
136 Qun Ma 2638 GM 8603154 China 235 1991
137 AR Saleh Salem 2638 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 643 1993
138 Ioannis Papaioannou 2637 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
139 Kacper Piorun 2637 GM 1130420 Poland 637 1991
140 Dariusz Swiercz 2637 GM 1126881 Poland 888 1994
141 Jorge Cori 2636 GM 3802272 Peru 354 1995
142 Hrant Melkumyan 2636 GM 13302485 Armenia 753 1989
143 Zhong Zhang 2636 GM 8600694 Singapore 893 1978
144 Daniel Fridman 2635 GM 11600454 Germany 2051 1976
145 Constantin Lupulescu 2634 GM 1207822 Romania 1038 1984
146 Samuel Sevian 2633 GM 2040506 United States 406 2000
147 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2632 GM 14116804 United States 577 1993
148 Vasif Durarbayli 2630 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 325 1992
149 Grzegorz Gajewski 2630 GM 1116207 Poland 1004 1985
150 Michal Krasenkow 2630 GM 1113100 Poland 2209 1963
151 Andriy Vovk 2630 GM 14114470 Ukraine 423 1991
152 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2629 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 812 1990
153 Andrei Volokitin 2629 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1377 1986
154 Viktor Erdos 2628 GM 719978 Hungary 1129 1987
155 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2628 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1450 1981
156 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2628 GM 1503707 Norway 845 1990
157 Igor Lysyj 2627 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 955 1987
158 Sergey Volkov 2627 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1821 1974
159 Anatoly Karpov 2626 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3697 1951
160 Ivan Sokolov 2626 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2686 1968
161 Abhijeet Gupta 2625 GM 5010608 India 968 1989
162 Igors Rausis 2625 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1710 1961
163 S.P. Sethuraman 2625 GM 5021596 India 774 1993
164 Farrukh Amonatov 2624 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 759 1978
165 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2624 GM 3503631 Paraguay 257 1981
166 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2624 GM 3504409 Cuba 658 1984
167 Dragan Solak 2624 GM 916811 Turkey 1270 1980
168 Ivan Ivanisevic 2623 GM 912417 Serbia 1555 1977
169 Aleksandr Shimanov 2623 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 864 1992
170 Romain Edouard 2622 GM 633429 France 1154 1990
171 Illya Nyzhnyk 2622 GM 14118084 Ukraine 484 1996
172 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2622 GM 2257327 Spain 817 1991
173 Benjamin Bok 2621 GM 1017063 Netherlands 827 1995
174 Kamil Dragun 2621 GM 1134167 Poland 448 1995
175 Robert Hovhannisyan 2621 GM 13302507 Armenia 476 1991
176 Ivan Saric 2621 GM 14508150 Croatia 1124 1990
177 Ahmed Adly 2620 GM 10601619 Egypt 645 1987
178 Timur Gareyev 2620 GM 14200937 United States 333 1988
179 Rinat Jumabayev 2620 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 595 1989
180 Dmitry Kokarev 2620 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 802 1982
181 Zbynek Hracek 2618 GM 300071 Czech Republic 1891 1970
182 Rafael Leitao 2618 GM 2101246 Brazil 1174 1979
183 Konstantin Landa 2617 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1544 1972
184 Yang Wen 2617 GM 8602956 China 523 1988
185 Marin Bosiocic 2616 GM 14507927 Croatia 838 1988
186 Tigran Gharamian 2616 GM 13301527 France 605 1984
187 Victor Bologan 2615 GM 13900048 Moldova 2430 1971
188 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2615 GM 4152417 Ukraine 711 1986
189 Hrvoje Stevic 2615 GM 14502569 Croatia 1245 1980
190 Eric Hansen 2614 GM 2606771 Canada 438 1992
191 Ildar Khairullin 2614 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1063 1990
192 Sebastien Maze 2614 GM 613762 France 1070 1984
193 Borki Predojevic 2614 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 937 1987
194 Yuri Vovk 2614 GM 14113171 Ukraine 706 1988
195 Dmitry Gordievsky 2613 IM 24112798 Russian Federation 353 1996
196 Mikhail Kobalia 2613 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 746 1978
197 Dmitry Kononenko 2613 GM 14113007 Ukraine 299 1988
198 Alexander Zubov 2612 GM 14109409 Ukraine 594 1983
199 Imre Jr Hera 2611 GM 716855 Hungary 682 0
200 Alexander Khalifman 2611 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966