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 2832 GM 1503014 Norway 1827 1990
2 Wesley So 2815 GM 5202213 United States 797 1993
3 Vladimir Kramnik 2811 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2658 1975
4 Fabiano Caruana 2802 GM 2020009 United States 1631 1992
5 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2795 GM 623539 France 1753 1990
6 Levon Aronian 2789 GM 13300474 Armenia 2131 1982
7 Viswanathan Anand 2786 GM 5000017 India 3122 1969
8 Hikaru Nakamura 2786 GM 2016192 United States 2048 1987
9 Anish Giri 2785 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1235 1994
10 Sergey Karjakin 2783 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2053 1990
11 Liren Ding 2773 GM 8603677 China 781 1992
12 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2772 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 1947 1985
13 Pavel Eljanov 2755 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1419 1983
14 Peter Svidler 2755 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2667 1976
15 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2751 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1252 1990
16 Alexander Grischuk 2750 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2386 1983
17 Penteala Harikrishna 2750 GM 5007003 India 1543 1986
18 Michael Adams 2747 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2767 1971
19 Yangyi Yu 2743 GM 8603820 China 813 1994
20 Veselin Topalov 2741 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2139 1975
21 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 844 1983
22 David Navara 2739 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1839 1985
23 Vassily Ivanchuk 2738 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3515 1969
24 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2734 GM 1118358 Poland 1658 1987
25 Yi Wei 2732 GM 8603405 China 584 1999
26 Nikita Vitiugov 2731 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1325 1987
27 Ernesto Inarkiev 2727 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1359 1985
28 Quang Liem Le 2726 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1083 1991
29 Boris Gelfand 2724 GM 2805677 Israel 2830 1968
30 Dmitry Andreikin 2723 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1100 1990
31 Chao b Li 2722 GM 8604436 China 704 1989
32 Dmitry Jakovenko 2718 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1521 1983
33 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2714 GM 14109182 Ukraine 861 1986
34 Maxim Matlakov 2714 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1104 1991
35 Baadur Jobava 2713 GM 13601520 Georgia 1380 1983
36 Vladimir Malakhov 2712 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1566 1980
37 Ruslan Ponomariov 2712 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1789 1983
38 Teimour Radjabov 2710 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1565 1987
39 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2710 GM 2205530 Spain 1958 1982
40 Zoltan Almasi 2703 GM 702293 Hungary 1798 1976
41 Peter Leko 2703 GM 703303 Hungary 2225 1979
42 Yue Wang 2701 GM 8601429 China 1242 1987
43 Arkadij Naiditsch 2700 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2033 1985
44 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2698 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1401 1979
45 Richard Rapport 2698 GM 738590 Hungary 696 1996
46 Maxim Rodshtein 2698 GM 2806851 Israel 910 1989
47 Xiangzhi Bu 2697 GM 8601445 China 1319 1985
48 Etienne Bacrot 2696 GM 605506 France 2261 1983
49 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2696 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1196 1987
50 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2693 GM 1170546 Poland 480 1998
51 Vladimir Fedoseev 2690 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 830 1995
52 Rauf Mamedov 2689 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1385 1988
53 Ivan Cheparinov 2688 GM 2905540 Bulgaria 1452 1986
54 Anton Korobov 2688 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1369 1985
55 Nigel D Short 2688 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2685 1965
56 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2687 GM 5029465 India 514 1994
57 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2686 GM 1202758 Germany 1592 1976
58 Alexander Onischuk 2685 GM 14101025 United States 1438 1975
59 David W L Howell 2684 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1184 1990
60 Vladislav Artemiev 2682 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 581 1998
61 Evgeniy Najer 2682 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1676 1977
62 Sergei Rublevsky 2682 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1581 1974
63 Sergei Movsesian 2680 GM 310204 Armenia 2267 1978
64 Markus Ragger 2680 GM 1610856 Austria 1300 1988
65 Matthew D Sadler 2680 GM 400173 United Kingdom 868 1974
66 Hao Wang 2680 GM 8602883 China 1212 1989
67 Alexander Areshchenko 2677 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1224 1986
68 Alexander Moiseenko 2677 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1580 1980
69 Gata Kamsky 2676 GM 2000024 United States 1809 1974
70 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2676 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 876 1989
71 Samuel L Shankland 2676 GM 2004887 United States 526 1991
72 Ilia Smirin 2676 GM 2801990 Israel 2052 1968
73 Alexander Morozevich 2675 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 1983 1977
74 Hua Ni 2675 GM 8601160 China 1232 1983
75 Robert Markus 2673 GM 921637 Serbia 1033 1983
76 B Adhiban 2672 GM 5018471 India 768 1992
77 Viktor Laznicka 2672 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1342 1988
78 Parimarjan Negi 2670 GM 5016690 India 794 1993
79 Krishnan Sasikiran 2669 GM 5004985 India 1647 1981
80 Bassem Amin 2668 GM 10601457 Egypt 666 1988
81 Laurent Fressinet 2668 GM 608742 France 2048 1981
82 Eltaj Safarli 2668 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1017 1992
83 Vladimir Akopian 2667 GM 13300032 Armenia 1746 1971
84 Evgeny Bareev 2666 GM 4100140 Canada 1818 1966
85 Nils Grandelius 2665 GM 1710400 Sweden 860 1993
86 Alexander Motylev 2665 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1566 1979
87 Alexei Shirov 2664 GM 2209390 Latvia 3123 1972
88 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2663 GM 3901211 Venezuela 765 1989
89 Loek Van Wely 2663 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3439 1972
90 Alexander Ipatov 2662 GM 14116731 Turkey 664 1993
91 Varuzhan Akobian 2661 GM 13300580 United States 920 1983
92 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2661 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1527 1976
93 David Anton Guijarro 2660 GM 2285525 Spain 566 1995
94 Daniil Dubov 2660 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 785 1996
95 Vladislav Tkachiev 2660 GM 618438 France 1492 1973
96 Alexander Riazantsev 2659 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1698 1985
97 Boris Grachev 2658 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1410 1986
98 Igor Kovalenko 2657 GM 14117908 Latvia 816 1988
99 Ray Robson 2656 GM 2023970 United States 545 1994
100 Ferenc Berkes 2654 GM 718572 Hungary 1353 1985
101 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2654 GM 3800024 Peru 1515 1967
102 Gawain C Jones 2654 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1103 1987
103 Sanan Sjugirov 2654 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 916 1993
104 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2653 GM 5002150 India 1388 1983
105 Martyn Kravtsiv 2653 GM 14113147 Ukraine 855 1990
106 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2652 GM 3503739 Cuba 1357 1982
107 Hou Yifan 2652 GM 8602980 China 1080 1994
108 Jeffery Xiong 2652 GM 2047640 United States 271 0
109 Aleksey Dreev 2651 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2870 1969
110 Denis Khismatullin 2651 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1262 1984
111 Gabriel Sargissian 2650 GM 13300881 Armenia 1254 1983
112 Dariusz Swiercz 2649 GM 1126881 Poland 868 1994
113 Andrei Volokitin 2649 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1368 1986
114 Zahar Efimenko 2648 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1350 1985
115 Sandro Mareco 2648 GM 112275 Argentina 716 1987
116 Daniel Naroditsky 2647 GM 2026961 United States 408 1995
117 Axel Bachmann 2646 GM 3700488 Paraguay 538 1989
118 Emil Sutovsky 2646 GM 2802007 Israel 1621 1977
119 Emilio Cordova 2645 GM 3801497 Peru 752 1991
120 Gadir Guseinov 2645 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 889 1986
121 Luke J McShane 2644 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1277 1984
122 Anton Kovalyov 2643 GM 114987 Canada 476 1992
123 Igor Lysyj 2643 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 940 1987
124 Sergei Zhigalko 2643 GM 13502956 Belarus 1191 1989
125 Aleksandr Shimanov 2642 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 833 1992
126 Kiril Georgiev 2641 GM 2900017 Bulgaria 2377 1965
127 Luka Lenic 2641 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1011 1988
128 Dragan Solak 2641 GM 916811 Turkey 1250 1980
129 Victor Bologan 2640 GM 13900048 Moldova 2430 1971
130 Romain Edouard 2640 GM 633429 France 1135 1990
131 Dmitry Kokarev 2640 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 789 1982
132 Tamir Nabaty 2640 GM 2809052 Israel 377 1991
133 Peter Heine Nielsen 2639 GM 1400355 Denmark 1877 1973
134 Ivan Ivanisevic 2638 GM 912417 Serbia 1538 1977
135 Ioannis Papaioannou 2638 GM 4201345 Greece 639 1976
136 Kacper Piorun 2638 GM 1130420 Poland 611 1991
137 Robin Van Kampen 2638 GM 1020854 Netherlands 498 1994
138 Mateusz Bartel 2637 GM 1112635 Poland 1559 1985
139 Jan Gustafsson 2637 GM 4625498 Germany 1422 1979
140 Yuriy Kuzubov 2637 GM 14112906 Ukraine 961 1990
141 Qun Ma 2637 GM 8603154 China 232 1991
142 Andriy Vovk 2637 GM 14114470 Ukraine 423 1991
143 Csaba Balogh 2636 GM 718939 Hungary 1666 1987
144 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2636 GM 4152417 Ukraine 691 1986
145 Evgeny Romanov 2636 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1156 1988
146 Zhong Zhang 2636 GM 8600694 Singapore 893 1978
147 Grzegorz Gajewski 2634 GM 1116207 Poland 987 1985
148 Boris Savchenko 2634 GM 4147332 Russian Federation 1271 1986
149 AR Saleh Salem 2633 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 634 1993
150 S.P. Sethuraman 2633 GM 5021596 India 762 1993
151 Farrukh Amonatov 2632 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 759 1978
152 Matthias Bluebaum 2632 GM 24651516 Germany 541 1997
153 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2632 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 803 1990
154 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2632 GM 14116804 United States 566 1993
155 Constantin Lupulescu 2631 GM 1207822 Romania 1024 1984
156 Vasif Durarbayli 2630 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 325 1992
157 Georg Meier 2630 GM 4675789 Germany 949 1987
158 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2630 GM 3504409 Cuba 649 1984
159 Mustafa Yilmaz 2630 GM 6302718 Turkey 527 1992
160 Anton Demchenko 2629 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 381 1987
161 Vladislav Kovalev 2629 GM 13504398 Belarus 562 1994
162 Ivan Sokolov 2629 GM 14400030 Netherlands 2673 1968
163 Christian Bauer 2627 GM 603767 France 1826 1977
164 Michal Krasenkow 2627 GM 1113100 Poland 2199 1963
165 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2627 GM 2257327 Spain 806 1991
166 Tigran Gharamian 2626 GM 13301527 France 596 1984
167 Abhijeet Gupta 2626 GM 5010608 India 955 1989
168 Rinat Jumabayev 2625 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 586 1989
169 Anatoly Karpov 2624 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3682 1951
170 Ildar Khairullin 2624 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1059 1990
171 Mikhail Kobalia 2624 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 735 1978
172 Zaven Andriasian 2622 GM 13302000 Armenia 812 1989
173 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2621 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1424 1981
174 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2621 GM 1503707 Norway 832 1990
175 Robert Hovhannisyan 2621 GM 13302507 Armenia 471 1991
176 Ahmed Adly 2619 GM 10601619 Egypt 645 1987
177 Shanglei Lu 2619 GM 8603332 China 561 1995
178 Sebastien Maze 2619 GM 613762 France 1042 1984
179 Borki Predojevic 2619 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 937 1987
180 Jun Zhao 2619 GM 8602522 China 551 1986
181 Imre Jr Hera 2618 GM 716855 Hungary 671 0
182 Rafael Leitao 2618 GM 2101246 Brazil 1174 1979
183 Kamil Miton 2618 GM 1111914 Poland 1116 1984
184 Ivan Popov 2618 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 853 1990
185 Ivan Saric 2618 GM 14508150 Croatia 1109 1990
186 Alexander Khalifman 2617 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
187 Zdenko Kozul 2617 GM 14502879 Croatia 2480 1966
188 Sergey Volkov 2617 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1803 1974
189 Jianchao Zhou 2617 GM 8603537 China 805 1988
190 Tamas Banusz 2616 GM 722413 Hungary 909 1989
191 Timur Gareyev 2616 GM 14200937 United States 333 1988
192 Jacek Tomczak 2615 GM 1124668 Poland 441 1990
193 Kamil Dragun 2614 GM 1134167 Poland 439 1995
194 Viktor Erdos 2614 GM 719978 Hungary 1109 1987
195 Eric Hansen 2614 GM 2606771 Canada 438 1992
196 Igors Rausis 2614 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1700 1961
197 Dmitry Kononenko 2613 GM 14113007 Ukraine 299 1988
198 Erwin L'Ami 2613 GM 1007998 Netherlands 763 1985
199 Hrant Melkumyan 2613 GM 13302485 Armenia 733 1989
200 Zbynek Hracek 2612 GM 300071 Czech Republic 1874 1970