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GM Wesley So Joins FIDE Top 10

After his recent transition to the United States Chess Federation, Wesley So claimed the $100,000 prize victory at the Millionaire Chess Open in Las Vegas. Now he has added another notch to his belt of achievements by entering into the FIDE Top 10 players for the first time! Congratulations to GM So and best wishes as he continues up the ladder of chess excellence!

Rank Name Title Country Rating Games B-Year
1 Carlsen, Magnus g NOR 2863 0 1990
2 Caruana, Fabiano g ITA 2839 11 1992
3 Topalov, Veselin g BUL 2800 0 1975
4 Aronian, Levon g ARM 2797 6 1982
5 Grischuk, Alexander g RUS 2795 11 1983
6 Anand, Viswanathan g IND 2792 6 1969
7 Giri, Anish g NED 2776 6 1994
8 Karjakin, Sergey g RUS 2770 11 1990
9 Nakamura, Hikaru g USA 2767 11 1987
10 So, Wesley g USA 2762 7 1993