Chess players by rating

Top Chess Players Ranking list ordered by FIDE Rating. The list contains the top 200 chess players in the database ordered by ELO.
Check the statistics and explore the games of the best ranked Grand Masters in the world.

Top Women chess players by rating | See full players list ordered by name | Chess players by number of games
Name ELO Title FIDE Id Federation Games Birth Year
1 Magnus Carlsen 2863 GM 1503014 Norway 2434 1990
2 Fabiano Caruana 2835 GM 2020009 United States 2241 1992
3 Liren Ding 2791 GM 8603677 China 1353 1992
4 Ian Nepomniachtchi 2784 GM 4168119 Russian Federation 1828 1990
5 Maxime Vachier Lagrave 2778 GM 623539 France 2474 1990
6 Alexander Grischuk 2777 GM 4126025 Russian Federation 2967 1983
7 Levon Aronian 2773 GM 13300474 Armenia 2824 1982
8 Wesley So 2770 GM 5202213 United States 1408 1993
9 Teimour Radjabov 2765 GM 13400924 Azerbaijan 1718 1987
10 Anish Giri 2764 GM 24116068 Netherlands 1759 1994
11 Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 2764 GM 13401319 Azerbaijan 2644 1985
12 Hao Wang 2763 GM 8602883 China 1691 1989
13 Richard Rapport 2760 GM 738590 Hungary 1031 1996
14 Leinier Dominguez Perez 2758 GM 3503240 United States 1123 1983
15 Viswanathan Anand 2753 GM 5000017 India 3732 1969
16 Jan Krzysztof Duda 2753 GM 1170546 Poland 880 1998
17 Sergey Karjakin 2752 GM 14109603 Russian Federation 2717 1990
18 Hikaru Nakamura 2736 GM 2016192 United States 2743 1987
19 Veselin Topalov 2735 GM 2900084 Bulgaria 2319 1975
20 Yi Wei 2732 GM 8603405 China 919 1999
21 Alireza Firouzja 2728 GM 12573981 Fide 568 2003
22 Dmitry Andreikin 2726 GM 4158814 Russian Federation 1500 1990
23 Santosh Gujrathi Vidit 2726 GM 5029465 India 944 1994
24 Peter Svidler 2723 GM 4102142 Russian Federation 3051 1976
25 Nikita Vitiugov 2722 GM 4152956 Russian Federation 1664 1987
26 Pentala Harikrishna 2719 GM 5007003 India 2012 1986
27 David Navara 2719 GM 309095 Czech Republic 2345 1985
28 Radoslaw Wojtaszek 2719 GM 1118358 Poland 1941 1987
29 Vladislav Artemiev 2716 GM 24101605 Russian Federation 1147 1998
30 Francisco Vallejo Pons 2710 GM 2205530 Spain 2259 1982
31 Quang Liem Le 2709 GM 12401137 Viet Nam 1585 1991
32 Jeffery Xiong 2709 GM 2047640 United States 552 2000
33 Yangyi Yu 2709 GM 8603820 China 1400 1994
34 Evgeny Tomashevsky 2706 GM 4147235 Russian Federation 1498 1987
35 Xiangzhi Bu 2705 GM 8601445 China 1554 1985
36 David Anton Guijarro 2703 GM 2285525 Spain 973 1995
37 Michael Adams 2701 GM 400041 United Kingdom 2997 1971
38 Daniil Dubov 2699 GM 24126055 Russian Federation 1315 1996
39 Kirill Alekseenko 2696 GM 4135539 Russian Federation 720 1997
40 Matthew D Sadler 2694 GM 400173 United Kingdom 916 1974
41 Sam Shankland 2691 GM 2004887 United States 824 1991
42 Anton Korobov 2688 GM 14105730 Ukraine 1854 1985
43 Zoltan Almasi 2687 GM 702293 Hungary 1932 1976
44 Bassem Amin 2686 GM 10601457 Egypt 1013 1988
45 Ivan Cheparinov 2686 GM 2905540 Georgia 1873 1986
46 Maxim Matlakov 2685 GM 4168003 Russian Federation 1489 1991
47 Igors Rausis 2685 IM 11600098 Fide 1747 1961
48 Dmitry Jakovenko 2684 GM 4122356 Russian Federation 1849 1983
49 Alexandr Predke 2684 GM 24107581 Russian Federation 717 1994
50 Chao b Li 2683 GM 8604436 China 902 1989
51 Andrey Esipenko 2682 GM 24175439 Russian Federation 672 2002
52 Yuriy Kryvoruchko 2682 GM 14109182 Ukraine 1079 1986
53 AR Saleh Salem 2682 GM 9301348 United Arab Emirates 853 1993
54 Gabriel Sargissian 2682 GM 13300881 Armenia 1506 1983
55 Jorden Van Foreest 2682 GM 1039784 Netherlands 773 1999
56 Luke J McShane 2680 GM 404853 United Kingdom 1512 1984
57 Markus Ragger 2679 GM 1610856 Austria 1614 1988
58 Alexander Areshchenko 2678 GM 14109530 Ukraine 1295 1986
59 Vladimir Fedoseev 2678 GM 24130737 Russian Federation 1313 1995
60 Vassily Ivanchuk 2678 GM 14100010 Ukraine 3883 1969
61 Boris Gelfand 2676 GM 2805677 Israel 3205 1968
62 Parham Maghsoodloo 2676 GM 12539929 Iran 570 2000
63 Sanan Sjugirov 2675 GM 4189302 Russian Federation 1331 1993
64 Gata Kamsky 2674 GM 2000024 United States 2050 1974
65 Etienne Bacrot 2673 GM 605506 France 2564 1983
66 Ray Robson 2673 GM 2023970 United States 662 1994
67 Pavel Eljanov 2672 GM 14102951 Ukraine 1643 1983
68 Gawain C Jones 2670 GM 409561 United Kingdom 1437 1987
69 Vladimir Malakhov 2669 GM 4120787 Russian Federation 1801 1980
70 Yue Wang 2669 GM 8601429 China 1374 1987
71 Hua Ni 2667 GM 8601160 China 1347 1983
72 Karen H Grigoryan 2665 GM 13301004 Armenia 647 1995
73 Gadir Guseinov 2665 GM 13401378 Azerbaijan 1159 1986
74 Illya Nyzhnyk 2665 GM 14118084 Ukraine 580 1996
75 Nijat Abasov 2664 GM 13402960 Azerbaijan 520 1995
76 David W L Howell 2663 GM 410608 United Kingdom 1509 1990
77 Peter Leko 2663 GM 703303 Hungary 2464 1979
78 Hrant Melkumyan 2663 GM 13302485 Armenia 1015 1989
79 Ferenc Berkes 2661 GM 718572 Hungary 1572 1985
80 Ernesto Inarkiev 2661 GM 4162722 Russian Federation 1797 1985
81 Rustam Kasimdzhanov 2661 GM 14200244 Uzbekistan 1515 1979
82 Samuel Sevian 2660 GM 2040506 United States 584 2000
83 B Adhiban 2659 GM 5018471 India 1054 1992
84 Alexander Morozevich 2659 GM 4116992 Russian Federation 2321 1977
85 Yifan Hou 2658 GM 8602980 China 1490 1994
86 Constantin Lupulescu 2656 GM 1207822 Romania 1261 1984
87 Aleksey Dreev 2655 GM 4100107 Russian Federation 3214 1969
88 Maxime Lagarde 2655 GM 662399 France 676 1994
89 Liviu Dieter Nisipeanu 2655 GM 1202758 Germany 1867 1976
90 Rinat Jumabayev 2654 GM 13702661 Kazakhstan 957 1989
91 Rauf Mamedov 2654 GM 13401653 Azerbaijan 1838 1988
92 Alexey Sarana 2654 GM 24133795 Russian Federation 745 2000
93 David Paravyan 2653 GM 4194985 Russian Federation 741 1998
94 Jorge Cori 2652 GM 3802272 Peru 489 1995
95 Grigoriy Oparin 2652 GM 24125890 Russian Federation 861 1997
96 Nils Grandelius 2651 GM 1710400 Sweden 1132 1993
97 Sergei Rublevsky 2651 GM 4115309 Russian Federation 1686 1974
98 Andrei Volokitin 2650 GM 14107090 Ukraine 1551 1986
99 Romain Edouard 2649 GM 633429 France 1390 1990
100 Sergei Movsesian 2649 GM 310204 Armenia 2504 1978
101 Dariusz Swiercz 2649 GM 1126881 United States 1031 1994
102 Mateusz Bartel 2648 GM 1112635 Poland 1863 1985
103 Vladislav Kovalev 2648 GM 13504398 Belarus 996 1994
104 Evgeniy Najer 2648 GM 4118987 Russian Federation 1932 1977
105 Matthias Bluebaum 2647 GM 24651516 Germany 797 1997
106 Krishnan Sasikiran 2647 GM 5004985 India 1863 1981
107 Alexei Shirov 2647 GM 2209390 Spain 3452 1972
108 Alexander Donchenko 2646 GM 24603295 Germany 929 1998
109 Ivan Saric 2646 GM 14508150 Croatia 1495 1990
110 Igor Kovalenko 2645 GM 14117908 Latvia 1155 1988
111 Aleksandr Rakhmanov 2645 GM 4173708 Russian Federation 1349 1989
112 Lazaro Bruzon Batista 2644 GM 3503739 Cuba 1548 1982
113 Alexander Ipatov 2644 GM 14116731 Turkey 708 1993
114 S.P. Sethuraman 2644 GM 5021596 India 1072 1993
115 Jan Gustafsson 2643 GM 4625498 Germany 1450 1979
116 Yuriy Kuzubov 2643 GM 14112906 Ukraine 1304 1990
117 Robert Hovhannisyan 2642 GM 13302507 Armenia 640 1991
118 Chithambaram VR Aravindh 2641 GM 5072786 India 477 1999
119 Anton Demchenko 2641 GM 4160258 Russian Federation 699 1987
120 Alexander Motylev 2641 GM 4121830 Russian Federation 1897 1979
121 Ngoc Truong Son Nguyen 2641 GM 12401110 Viet Nam 955 1990
122 Emil Sutovsky 2640 GM 2802007 Israel 1754 1977
123 Samvel Ter Sahakyan 2640 GM 13302531 Armenia 680 1993
124 Zhong Zhang 2640 GM 8600694 China 904 1978
125 Vladimir Akopian 2638 GM 13300032 Armenia 1798 1971
126 Evgeny Bareev 2638 GM 4100140 Canada 1867 1966
127 Viktor Laznicka 2638 GM 316385 Czech Republic 1635 1988
128 Alexander Riazantsev 2638 GM 4125029 Russian Federation 2042 1985
129 Jun Zhao 2638 GM 8602522 China 693 1986
130 Ivan Popov 2636 GM 4170350 Russian Federation 1187 1990
131 Laurent Fressinet 2635 GM 608742 France 2272 1981
132 Surya Shekhar Ganguly 2635 GM 5002150 India 1698 1983
133 Tamir Nabaty 2635 GM 2809052 Israel 567 1991
134 Aleksandr Lenderman 2634 GM 2021285 United States 660 1989
135 Aryan Tari 2634 GM 1510045 Norway 779 1999
136 Andreas Heimann 2633 GM 24624632 Germany 603 1992
137 Vladimir Onischuk 2633 GM 14114038 Ukraine 988 1991
138 Pavel Ponkratov 2631 GM 4157800 Russian Federation 1357 1988
139 Ruslan Ponomariov 2631 GM 14103320 Ukraine 2041 1983
140 Julio E Granda Zuniga 2630 GM 3800024 Peru 1597 1967
141 Qun Ma 2630 GM 8603154 China 351 1991
142 Alan Pichot 2630 GM 110973 Argentina 460 1998
143 Mustafa Yilmaz 2630 GM 6302718 Turkey 809 1992
144 Vitaliy Bernadskiy 2629 GM 14100371 Ukraine 648 1994
145 Sandro Mareco 2629 GM 112275 Argentina 923 1987
146 M.amin Tabatabaei 2629 GM 12521213 Iran 448 2001
147 Tamas Banusz 2628 GM 722413 Hungary 1198 1989
148 Konstantin Landa 2628 GM 4101685 Russian Federation 1587 1972
149 Nodirbek Abdusattorov 2627 GM 14204118 Uzbekistan 367 2004
150 Luka Lenic 2627 GM 14603853 Slovenia 1136 1988
151 Evgeny Alekseev 2626 GM 4138147 Russian Federation 1860 1985
152 Arkadij Naiditsch 2626 GM 4650891 Azerbaijan 2338 1985
153 Nigel D Short 2626 GM 400025 United Kingdom 2832 1965
154 Marin Bosiocic 2625 GM 14507927 Croatia 1225 1988
155 Bogdan-Daniel Deac 2625 GM 1226380 Romania 569 2001
156 Martyn Kravtsiv 2625 GM 14113147 Ukraine 1039 1990
157 Jules Moussard 2625 GM 642908 France 693 1995
158 Benjamin Bok 2624 GM 1017063 Netherlands 970 1995
159 Christian Bauer 2623 GM 603767 France 2043 1977
160 Ioannis Papaioannou 2623 GM 4201345 Greece 675 1976
161 Farrukh Amonatov 2622 GM 14700077 Tajikistan 922 1978
162 Neuris Delgado Ramirez 2621 GM 3503631 Paraguay 354 1981
163 Georg Meier 2621 GM 4675789 Germany 1215 1987
164 Daniel Naroditsky 2621 GM 2026961 United States 455 1995
165 Benjamin Gledura 2620 GM 712779 Hungary 451 1999
166 Erwin L'Ami 2620 GM 1007998 Netherlands 927 1985
167 Jose Eduardo Martinez Alcantara 2620 GM 3805662 Peru 247 1999
168 Alexander Moiseenko 2620 GM 14102560 Ukraine 1788 1980
169 Nihal Sarin 2620 GM 25092340 India 408 2004
170 Evgeny Shtembuliak 2620 GM 14113325 Ukraine 246 1999
171 Yaroslav Zherebukh 2620 GM 14116804 United States 650 1993
172 Jinshi Bai 2618 GM 8602280 China 422 1999
173 Viktor Erdos 2618 GM 719978 Hungary 1375 1987
174 Grzegorz Gajewski 2618 GM 1116207 Poland 1129 1985
175 Aleksandar Indjic 2618 GM 911925 Serbia 687 1995
176 Narayanan.S.L 2618 GM 5058422 India 430 1998
177 Peter Heine Nielsen 2618 GM 1400355 Denmark 1888 1973
178 Anatoly Karpov 2617 GM 4100026 Russian Federation 3777 1951
179 Haik M Martirosyan 2617 GM 13306553 Armenia 335 2000
180 Daniele Vocaturo 2617 GM 813192 Italy 970 1989
181 Vadim Zvjaginsev 2617 GM 4113403 Russian Federation 1912 1976
182 Ahmed Adly 2615 GM 10601619 Egypt 877 1987
183 Sergey A Fedorchuk 2615 GM 14102536 Ukraine 1707 1981
184 Daniel Fridman 2615 GM 11600454 Germany 2378 1976
185 Shanglei Lu 2615 GM 8603332 China 862 1995
186 Loek Van Wely 2615 GM 1000268 Netherlands 3680 1972
187 Jianchao Zhou 2615 GM 8603537 China 1004 1988
188 Varuzhan Akobian 2614 GM 13300580 United States 1090 1983
189 Mikhail Kobalia 2614 GM 4119150 Russian Federation 1040 1978
190 Maxim Rodshtein 2614 GM 2806851 Israel 1145 1989
191 Miguel Illescas Cordoba 2613 GM 2200015 Spain 1402 1965
192 Rasmus Svane 2613 GM 4657101 Germany 818 1997
193 Johan-Sebastian Christiansen 2612 GM 1512668 Norway 531 1998
194 Boris Grachev 2612 GM 4129199 Russian Federation 1817 1986
195 Abhijeet Gupta 2612 GM 5010608 India 1167 1989
196 Manuel Perez Candelario 2612 GM 2210622 Spain 785 1983
197 Ilia Smirin 2612 GM 2801990 Israel 2296 1968
198 Imre Jr Hera 2611 GM 716855 Hungary 793 1986
199 Dmitry Kokarev 2611 GM 4132181 Russian Federation 1112 1982
200 Arik Braun 2609 GM 4663527 Germany 752 1988