Top 10 Chess Players by FIDE rating

Here are the best chess players in the world as of April 2024.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

17-year-old underdog wins the Candidates Tournament to become the youngest winner in chess history

A wild Candidates Tournament ends with an Indian teenager on top, breaking records and making history.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Hikaru Nakamura ahead of Candidates Tour: “I am a streamer first, playing chess is somewhat secondary.”

Nakamura is one of the favorites to win the Candidates Tournament, the final stage to compete in the World Chess Championship.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Magnus Carlsen reveals predictions for the 2024 Candidates Tournament

Magnus Carlsen highlights two players as the favorites for the 2024 Candidates Tournament.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Champions Chess Tour (CCT) Finals overview: Schedule, where to watch, and more

The Champions Chess Tour Finals has finally started! Find out all info about this end-of-the-year chess tournament here.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

CDawgVA is your PogChamps 5 champion – here’s how he won the epic Final

Here’s a recap of the Final PogChamps 5 showdown between CDawgVA and Frank.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Ding Liren is the 17th world chess champion! Here’s how he fought against all odds

The world crowns a new world chess champion after ten years of Magnus Carlsen’s dominion.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

2023 World Chess Championship: Schedule, where to watch

The world will crown a new world champion after 10 years.

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee

Sarah "KZ" Zulkiflee