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 2837 GM 1503014 Norway 1925 1990
2 Levon Aronian 2801 GM 13300474 Armenia 2263 1982
3 Fabiano Caruana 2799 GM 2020009 United States 1733 1992
4 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2799 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2039 1985
5 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2796 GM 623539 France 1883 1990
6 Wesley So 2788 GM 5202213 United States 910 1993
7 Vladimir Kramnik 2787 GM 4101588 Russian Federation 2733 1975
8 Viswanathan Anand 2782 GM 5000017 India 3230 1969
9 Alexander Grischuk 2782 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2480 1983
10 Hikaru Nakamura 2780 GM 2016192 United States 2155 1987
11 Liren Ding 2774 GM 8603677 China 856 1992
12 Peter Svidler 2763 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 2729 1976
13 Anish Giri 2762 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1339 1994
14 Sergey Karjakin 2760 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2147 1990
15 Veselin Topalov 2749 GM 2900084 2166 1975
16 Yangyi Yu 2746 GM 8603820 China 891 1994
17 Chao b Li 2741 GM 8604436 China 769 1989
18 Teimour Radjabov 2741 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1601 1987
19 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2741 GM 1118358 Poland 1719 1987
20 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2739 GM 3503240 Cuba 871 1983
21 Yi Wei 2739 GM 8603405 China 662 1999
22 Penteala Harikrishna 2738 GM 5007003 India 1593 1986
23 Maxim Matlakov 2738 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1168 1991
24 Quang Liem Le 2737 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1157 1991
25 David Navara 2732 GM 309095 Czech Republic 1948 1985
26 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2732 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1374 1990
27 Xiangzhi Bu 2730 GM 8601445 China 1363 1985
28 Vassily Ivanchuk 2729 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3620 1969
29 Etienne Bacrot 2727 GM 605506 France 2352 1983
30 Michael Adams 2721 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2810 1971
31 Dmitry Jakovenko 2721 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1606 1983
32 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2721 GM 5029465 India 559 1994
33 Nikita Vitiugov 2721 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1355 1987
34 Boris Gelfand 2719 GM 2805677 Israel 2889 1968
35 Vladimir Fedoseev 2718 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 932 1995
36 Dmitry Andreikin 2713 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1202 1990
37 Baadur Jobava 2712 GM 13601520 Georgia 1486 1983
38 Ivan Cheparinov 2710 GM 2905540 1502 1986
39 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2710 GM 1170546 Poland 535 1998
40 Pavel Eljanov 2707 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1458 1983
41 Hao Wang 2706 GM 8602883 China 1254 1989
42 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2705 GM 2205530 Spain 1984 1982
43 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2702 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1253 1987
44 Bassem Amin 2700 GM 10601457 Egypt 699 1988
45 Arkadij Naiditsch 2700 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2101 1985
46 Vladislav Artemiev 2696 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 680 1998
47 Evgeniy Najer 2693 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1724 1977
48 Richard Rapport 2692 GM 738590 Hungary 746 1996
49 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2691 GM 14109182 Ukraine 905 1986
50 Yuriy Kuzubov 2690 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1042 1990
51 Vladimir Malakhov 2690 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1618 1980
52 Emil Sutovsky 2689 GM 2802007 Israel 1648 1977
53 Yue Wang 2689 GM 8601429 China 1293 1987
54 Maxim Rodshtein 2688 GM 2806851 Israel 974 1989
55 Ruslan Ponomariov 2687 GM 14103320 Ukraine 1851 1983
56 Matthew D Sadler 2687 GM 400173 United Kingdom 882 1974
57 Nigel D Short 2687 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2715 1965
58 Rauf Mamedov 2686 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1442 1988
59 Zoltan Almasi 2685 GM 702293 Hungary 1815 1976
60 David W L Howell 2685 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1226 1990
61 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2685 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1421 1979
62 Ernesto Inarkiev 2683 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1440 1985
63 Sergei Rublevsky 2683 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1630 1974
64 Alexander Onischuk 2681 GM 14101025 United States 1453 1975
65 Hou Yifan 2680 GM 8602980 China 1126 1994
66 Peter Leko 2680 GM 703303 Hungary 2268 1979
67 Daniil Dubov 2677 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 894 1996
68 Gata Kamsky 2677 GM 2000024 United States 1869 1974
69 Martyn Kravtsiv 2677 GM 14113147 Ukraine 920 1990
70 Krishnan Sasikiran 2677 GM 5004985 India 1693 1981
71 Alexander Motylev 2675 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1629 1979
72 Alexander Moiseenko 2674 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1619 1980
73 Hua Ni 2674 GM 8601160 China 1246 1983
74 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2673 GM 1202758 Germany 1644 1976
75 Vladimir Akopian 2667 GM 13300032 Armenia 1746 1971
76 Laurent Fressinet 2667 GM 608742 France 2118 1981
77 Sergei Movsesian 2667 GM 310204 Armenia 2312 1978
78 Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli 2665 GM 3901211 Venezuela 802 1989
79 Alexander Morozevich 2665 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2073 1977
80 Anton Kovalyov 2664 GM 114987 Canada 493 1992
81 Samuel L Shankland 2662 GM 2004887 United States 568 1991
82 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2661 GM 3503739 Cuba 1425 1982
83 Tamir Nabaty 2661 GM 2809052 Israel 419 1991
84 Ivan Saric 2661 GM 14508150 Croatia 1166 1990
85 Alexander Ipatov 2659 GM 14116731 Turkey 673 1993
86 Gawain C Jones 2659 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1152 1987
87 Michal Krasenkow 2659 GM 1113100 Poland 2230 1963
88 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2659 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 974 1989
89 Jorge Cori 2657 GM 3802272 Peru 395 1995
90 Boris Grachev 2657 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1512 1986
91 Anton Demchenko 2656 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 416 1987
92 Nils Grandelius 2656 GM 1710400 Sweden 910 1993
93 Viktor Laznicka 2656 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1394 1988
94 Parimarjan Negi 2656 GM 5016690 India 808 1993
95 Loek Van Wely 2656 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3490 1972
96 B Adhiban 2655 GM 5018471 India 824 1992
97 Gabriel Sargissian 2655 GM 13300881 Armenia 1283 1983
98 Christian Bauer 2654 GM 603767 France 1857 1977
99 Ferenc Berkes 2653 GM 718572 Hungary 1387 1985
100 Aleksey Dreev 2653 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 2902 1969
101 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2653 GM 5002150 India 1433 1983
102 Anton Korobov 2652 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1419 1985
103 Ioannis Papaioannou 2652 GM 4201345 Greece 647 1976
104 Alexander Riazantsev 2651 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 1763 1985
105 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2650 GM 3800024 Peru 1549 1967
106 Gadir Guseinov 2650 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 914 1986
107 Luka Lenic 2650 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1046 1988
108 Georg Meier 2650 GM 4675789 Germany 994 1987
109 Sanan Sjugirov 2650 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 994 1993
110 Luke J McShane 2649 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1296 1984
111 Sergey Volkov 2649 GM 4122763 Russian Federation 1859 1974
112 David Anton Guijarro 2648 GM 2285525 Spain 616 1995
113 Varuzhan Akobian 2647 GM 13300580 United States 946 1983
114 Robin Van Kampen 2646 GM 1020854 Netherlands 505 1994
115 Alexander Areshchenko 2644 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1274 1986
116 Markus Ragger 2644 GM 1610856 Austria 1354 1988
117 Ray Robson 2644 GM 2023970 United States 565 1994
118 Matthias Bluebaum 2643 GM 24651516 Germany 585 1997
119 Hrant Melkumyan 2642 GM 13302485 Armenia 766 1989
120 Zahar Efimenko 2641 GM 14107201 Ukraine 1383 1985
121 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2641 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1488 1981
122 Ivan Salgado Lopez 2641 GM 2257327 Spain 861 1991
123 Jan Gustafsson 2640 GM 4625498 Germany 1424 1979
124 Shanglei Lu 2640 GM 8603332 China 612 1995
125 Aleksandr Shimanov 2640 GM 4198603 Russian Federation 905 1992
126 Alexei Shirov 2640 GM 2209390 Latvia 3190 1972
127 Peter Heine Nielsen 2639 GM 1400355 Denmark 1879 1973
128 Vladimir Onischuk 2639 GM 14114038 Ukraine 800 1991
129 Eltaj Safarli 2639 GM 13402129 Azerbaijan 1084 1992
130 Dariusz Swiercz 2639 GM 1126881 Poland 927 1994
131 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2639 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1626 1976
132 AR Saleh Salem 2638 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 669 1993
133 S.P. Sethuraman 2638 GM 5021596 India 803 1993
134 Sergei Zhigalko 2638 GM 13502956 Belarus 1238 1989
135 Mustafa Yilmaz 2637 GM 6302718 Turkey 567 1992
136 Farrukh Amonatov 2636 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 768 1978
137 Igor Kovalenko 2636 GM 14117908 Latvia 886 1988
138 Vladislav Kovalev 2636 GM 13504398 Belarus 657 1994
139 Qun Ma 2636 GM 8603154 China 254 1991
140 Kacper Piorun 2636 GM 1130420 Poland 662 1991
141 Zhong Zhang 2636 GM 8600694 Singapore 893 1978
142 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2636 GM 14116804 United States 598 1993
143 Andriy Vovk 2635 GM 14114470 Ukraine 423 1991
144 Sandro Mareco 2633 GM 112275 Argentina 747 1987
145 Csaba Balogh 2632 GM 718939 Hungary 1671 1987
146 Denis Khismatullin 2632 GM 4142578 Russian Federation 1343 1984
147 Daniel Fridman 2631 GM 11600454 Germany 2091 1976
148 Constantin Lupulescu 2631 GM 1207822 Romania 1073 1984
149 Vasif Durarbayli 2630 GM 13402935 Azerbaijan 332 1992
150 Robert Markus 2630 GM 921637 Serbia 1080 1983
151 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2630 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 832 1990
152 Jon Ludvig Hammer 2629 GM 1503707 Norway 865 1990
153 Eric Hansen 2629 GM 2606771 Canada 445 1992
154 Erwin L'Ami 2629 GM 1007998 Netherlands 799 1985
155 Rafael Leitao 2629 GM 2101246 Brazil 1174 1979
156 Jeffery Xiong 2629 GM 2047640 United States 314 0
157 Ahmed Adly 2626 GM 10601619 Egypt 671 1987
158 Anatoly Karpov 2626 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3711 1951
159 Igors Rausis 2626 GM 11600098 Czech Republic 1710 1961
160 Evgeny Romanov 2626 GM 4148843 Russian Federation 1201 1988
161 Dragan Solak 2626 GM 916811 Turkey 1291 1980
162 Borki Predojevic 2625 GM 930849 Bosnia And Herzegovina 966 1987
163 Ilia Smirin 2625 GM 2801990 Israel 2083 1968
164 Axel Bachmann 2624 GM 3700488 Paraguay 566 1989
165 Alexander Zubov 2624 GM 14109409 Ukraine 623 1983
166 Kiril Georgiev 2623 GM 2900017 2395 1965
167 Tigran Gharamian 2623 GM 13301527 France 632 1984
168 Andrei Volokitin 2623 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1377 1986
169 Evgeny Alekseev 2622 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1541 1985
170 Viktor Erdos 2622 GM 719978 Hungary 1178 1987
171 Dmitry Kokarev 2622 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 816 1982
172 Romain Edouard 2619 GM 633429 France 1186 1990
173 Daniel Naroditsky 2619 GM 2026961 United States 429 1995
174 Yuniesky Quesada Perez 2619 GM 3504409 Cuba 674 1984
175 Ildar Khairullin 2618 GM 4151348 Russian Federation 1068 1990
176 Igor Lysyj 2618 GM 4150120 Russian Federation 973 1987
177 Maxim Turov 2618 GM 4120086 Russian Federation 1172 1979
178 Tamas Banusz 2616 GM 722413 Hungary 975 1989
179 David Baramidze 2616 GM 4667719 Germany 1093 0
180 Imre Jr Hera 2616 GM 716855 Hungary 697 1986
181 Jorden Van Foreest 2616 GM 1039784 Netherlands 360 1999
182 Timur Gareyev 2615 GM 14200937 United States 335 1988
183 Mykhaylo Oleksiyenko 2615 GM 4152417 Ukraine 714 1986
184 Samuel Sevian 2615 GM 2040506 United States 443 2000
185 Aleksandr Lenderman 2614 GM 2021285 United States 540 1989
186 Peter Prohaszka 2614 GM 726265 Hungary 780 1992
187 Michael Roiz 2614 GM 2804158 Israel 1001 1983
188 Weiqi Zhou 2614 GM 8601674 China 588 1986
189 Mateusz Bartel 2613 GM 1112635 Poland 1608 1985
190 Zbynek Hracek 2613 GM 300071 Czech Republic 1911 1970
191 Dmitry Kononenko 2613 GM 14113007 Ukraine 299 1988
192 Mircea Emilian Parligras 2613 GM 1204297 Romania 1082 1980
193 Milos Perunovic 2612 GM 921629 Serbia 1056 1984
194 Kamil Dragun 2611 GM 1134167 Poland 475 1995
195 Alexander Khalifman 2611 GM 4100115 Russian Federation 2115 1966
196 Abhijeet Gupta 2610 GM 5010608 India 1002 1989
197 Yuri Vovk 2610 GM 14113171 Ukraine 709 1988
198 Diego Flores 2609 GM 108049 Argentina 974 1982
199 Konstantin Landa 2609 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1552 1972
200 Emilio Cordova 2608 GM 3801497 Peru 793 1991