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The new FIDE Rating List is out, (read the CB article); and GM Magnus Carlsen has re-taken the pole position as the World's Top-rated player. World Champ: GM Vishy Anand is number two. GM Levon Aronian is three, former electric prodigy GM S. Karjakin is number four, and {former} World Champion (GM) Vladimir Kramnik is number five. V. Ivanchuk returns to the fold as # 6. (USA's H. Nakamura pops in at # 9!) "Shak" is #10. 

In Women's chess, Judit Polgar (2699) is by far the #1 female player. #2 is India's Humpy Koneru, (2614). #3 is the Chinese player, Yifan Hou. (2575) 


 FIDE July 1st 2011 Top 100 Players

Rank Name Title Country

Rating

Games

B-Year

 1  Carlsen, Magnus  g  NOR

 2821

 10

 1990

 2  Anand, Viswanathan  g  IND

 2817

 0

 1969

 3  Aronian, Levon  g  ARM

 2805

 4

 1982

 4  Karjakin, Sergey  g  RUS

 2788

 10

 1990

 5  Kramnik, Vladimir  g  RUS

 2781

 8

 1975

 6  Ivanchuk, Vassily  g  UKR

 2768

 20

 1969

 7  Ponomariov, Ruslan  g  UKR

 2768

 11

 1983

 8  Topalov, Veselin  g  BUL

 2768

 4

 1975

 9  Nakamura, Hikaru  g  USA

 2766

 10

 1987

 10  Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar  g  AZE

 2765

 4

 1985

 


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