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Aleksandr "Alex" Lenderman (born 23 September 1989) is an American chess grandmaster.
Aleksey Goganov (Алексей Гоганов; born 26 July 1991) is a Russian chess player.
Alexandr Hilário Takeda Sakai dos Santos Fier (born 11 March 1988) is a Brazilian chess grandmaster.
Anton Demchenko (born 20 August 1987) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
Anton Kovalyov (born 4 March 1992) is a Ukrainian-born Canadian (formerly representing Argentina) chess grandmaster.
Anton Vladimirovich Smirnov (Анто́н Влади́мирович Смирно́в, born 28 January 2001) is an Australian chess player.
Aryan Tari (آریـن طاری; born 4 June 1999) is a Norwegian chess grandmaster.
Boris Pavlovich Grachev (Борис Павлович Грачёв; born 27 March 1986) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
Bu Xiangzhi (born December 10, 1985) is a Chinese chess grandmaster and Chinese champion in 2004.
The Candidates Tournament is a chess tournament organized by FIDE, chess' international governing body, since 1950, as the final contest to determine the challenger for the World Chess Championship.
The Candidates Tournament 2018 was an eight-player double round-robin chess tournament, which was held in Berlin, Germany, between 10–28 March 2018.
Catholic High School Petaling Jaya (CHSPJ), more commonly known as SMJK Katholik, is a coeducational government school in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, recognised as a Cluster School of Excellence by the Malaysian Ministry of Education.
China is a major chess power, with the women's team winning silver medals at the Olympiad in 2010, 2012, and 2014; the men's team winning gold at the 2014 Olympiad, and the average rating for the country's top ten players second in the FIDE rankings at the end of 2014.
The Chess World Cup refers to three different events over the years.
The Chess World Cup 2019 is a 128-player single-elimination chess tournament to be held in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia in 2019.
Dai Changren is a Chinese chess player.
Daniel Cawdery is a South African chess International Master.
Diego Flores (born 18 December 1982) is an Argentine chess grandmaster.
Dimitrios Mastrovasilis (Δημήτριος Μαστροβασίλης; born 12 June 1983) is a Greek chess grandmaster.
Ding Liren (born 24 October 1992) is a Chinese chess grandmaster.
Emilio Córdova is a Peruvian chess player who holds the title of Grandmaster, which he was awarded in 2008.
Fabiano Luigi Caruana (born July 30, 1992) is an Italian-American chess grandmaster.
Felipe de Cresce El Debs (born 29 January 1985) is a Brazilian chess grandmaster.
The FIDE Grand Prix 2017 was a series of four chess tournaments that formed part of the qualification cycle for the World Chess Championship 2018.
Gawain Christopher B. Jones (born 11 December 1987) is an English chess grandmaster and chess author.
Georg Meier (born August 26, 1987) is a German grandmaster of chess.
Helgi Dam Ziska (born 27 July 1990) is a Faroese chess player.
Hou Yifan (born 27 February 1994), China Chess League is a Chinese chess grandmaster and three-time Women's World Chess Champion.
Jahongir Vakhidov is an Uzbekistani chess player who holds the title of Grandmaster, which he was awarded in 2014 Vakhidov was joint winner of the Hastings International Chess Congress in 2013/14 and 2015/16.
Jóhann Hjartarson (born 8 February 1963) is an Icelandic chess grandmaster.
Joshua Daniel Ruiz Castillo is a Colombian chess International Master.
Julio Catalino Sadorra (born September 14, 1986) is a Filipino chess grandmaster.
Kenneth Terence Solomon (born 8 October 1979) is a South African chess grandmaster and FIDE Trainer (2005).
Kirill Stupak is a Belarusian chess grandmaster.
Leandro Krysa (born November 7, 1992) is an Argentinian chess player.
Levan Pantsulaia (born February 26, 1986) is a Georgian chess grandmaster.
Levon Grigori Aronian (Լևոն Գրիգորի Արոնյան Levon Grigori Aronyan; born 6 October 1982) is an Armenian chess Grandmaster.
This article depicts many of the strongest international chess tournaments in history.
Liu Guanchu is a Chinese chess International Master.
Luka Lenič (born 13 May 1988) is a Slovenian chess grandmaster.
Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen (born 30 November 1990) is a Norwegian chess grandmaster and the current World Chess Champion.
Matthias Blübaum (born 18 April 1997) is a German chess grandmaster.
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (born 21 October 1990) is a French chess grandmaster.
Mikhail Aleksandrovich Antipov (Михаил Александрович Антипов; born 10 June 1997) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
Mikheil Mchedlishvili is a Georgian chess grandmaster.
Mohamed Haddouche is an Algerian chess grandmaster.
Muhammad Khusenkhojaev is a Tajikistani chess International Master.
Neuris Delgado Ramírez is a Paraguayan chess grandmaster.
Nguyễn Ngọc Trường Sơn (born 23 February 1990) is a Vietnamese chess player.
Oluwafemi Balogun is a Nigerian chess player and FIDE Master.
Samuel Sevian (born December 26, 2000) is an American chess grandmaster.
Sergei Zhigalko (Сяргей Жыгалка, Syarheĭ Zhyhalka; born March 28, 1989) is a Belarusian chess grandmaster and a three-time national champion.
Tsegmed Batchuluun (born 4 February 1987) is a Mongolian chess player.
Viktor Erdős (born 2 September 1987) is a Hungarian chess grandmaster.
Vitaly Kunin (born 2 October 1983) is a German chess player.
Vladimir Vasilyevich Fedoseev (Влади́мир Васи́льевич Федосе́ев; born February 16, 1995) is a Russian chess grandmaster.
Vladislav Mikhailovich Artemiev (Владислав Михайлович Артемьев; born 5 March 1998) is a Russian chess grandmaster and a chess prodigy.
Wesley Barbasa So (born October 9, 1993) is a Filipino-American chess grandmaster.
The World Chess Championship 2018 is an upcoming chess match between the reigning world champion since 2013, Magnus Carlsen, and challenger Fabiano Caruana to determine the World Chess Champion.
Yeoh Li Tian is a Malaysian chess International Master.
Yuri González Vidal (born 12 January 1981) is a Cuban chess player.
Yusnel Bacallao Alonso (born 21 June 1988) is a Cuban chess player.
Zurab Azmaiparashvili (ზურაბ აზმაიფარაშვილი; born 16 March 1960) is a chess Grandmaster from Georgia.
Major chess events that took place in 2017 included the Women's World Chess Championship 2017 knockout tournament, the Chess World Cup and the FIDE Grand Prix Series.
2017 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.
The 43rd Chess Olympiad, organised by the Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE) and comprising open and women's tournaments, as well as several events designed to promote the game of chess, will be held in Batumi, Georgia, from 23 September to 6 October 2018.