TOP 10 CHESS PLAYERS
By sportsblog 2 years ago
Magnus Carlsen(born 30 nov. 1990) is a Norwegian chess grandmaster.In november 2013, he became world champion and he successfully defended his title in 2014 once again defeating anand. In 2016,he defended his world title against Sergey karjakin. Fide rating 2840.
Fabiano caruana(born 30 july,1992) is an italian-american chess grandmaster.He played for the US until 2005,then he switched to italy,and again switched back to the US in 2015.He is current US champion.Fide rating-2827.
Vladimir Kramnil(born 25 june 1975) is a Russian chess grandmaster.He was the classical world champion from 2000 to 2006 and the undisputed World Chess Champion from 2006-2007.He has won 3 team gold medals and 3 individual gold medals in Chess Olympiads. Fide rating-2811
Wesley So(born 9oct. 1993) is a Filipino chess grandmaster representing the United States.He represented philippines until november 2015.He has won 1 team gold medal recently in 2016 Chess Olympiads representing United States. Fide Rating-2808.
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave(born 21oct.1990) is a French chess grandmaster.He won the 2009 World junior chess champion.He is a three time french champion(2007, 2011,2012).He is currently the no.1 player in France. Fide rating-2796.
Vishwanathan Anand(born 11 dec. 1969) is an Indian chess Grandmaster.He held the Fide World Chess Championship from 2000 to 2002.He again became the World champion in 2007,and defended his title in 2008,2010,2012 and 2014. Fide Rating-2786.
Hikaru Nakamura(born 9dec. 1987) is an American chess Grandmaster.He is a four times United States Chess Champion.He represented the United States at five Chess Olympiads winning a team gold medal and two team bronze medals. Fide Rating-2785.
Sergey Karjakin(born 12 jan.1990) is a Russian (formerly representing Ukraine until 2009) chess grandmaster.He won the Chess World Cup 2015.He has competed in 7 chess Olympiads,3 times for Ukraine and 4 times for Russia,winning 3 gold,2 silver and 2 bronze medals.Fide rating- 2785
Levon Aronian(born 6oct. 1982) is an Armenian chess grandmaster.He won the Chess World cup in 2005.He led the armenian National team to the Gold medals in the 2006(Turin), 2008 (Dresden) and 2012(Istanbul) Chess Olympics.Fide Rating-2780.
Anish giri(born 28 june 1994) is a Russian born Dutch grandmaster.He achieved the grandmaster title at the age of 14 years and 7 months.Giri is a four time dutch champion(2009,2011,2012 and 2015).Fide Rating-2773.