Harikrishna, P. Age 31

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Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#21 (active)
#2 (active)
2770 - 01 Dec 2016
2711 World #36 (active)
2759 World #25 (all players)
10 May 1986
Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India

Pentala Harikrishna became a grandmaster in 2001 at the age of 15 years 3 months and 5 days, the youngest Indian to gain the title until that time.

Won at most levels of India's age championships. Main achievements in the youth and junior divisions were winning the World U10 Championship 1996, Asian U14 Championship 1999, World Junior Champion 2004, Chess960 World Junior Championship 2006.

Asian Continental Champion 2011.

World Knockout Championships of 2001 (round 1) & 2004 (round 2).

World Cups of 2005 (round 3), 2007 (round 1), 2011 (round 2) & 2015 (round 2).

Main tournament wins were at the Commonwealth Championship 2001, category XV Sanjin Hotel Cup 2005, category 16 Essent Hoogoveen 2005, Marx Gyorgy Memorial 2006 & 2007, SPICE Cup 2008, Nancy International 2009, New York Open 2010, Tata B 2012, Cappelle la Grande 2012, Biel 2013, the Edmonton International 2015 and the PokerStars Isle of Man International 2015.

Represented India at every Olympiad from 2000 onward.

Also represented India at the:

- World Team Championships of 2010 (team bronze), 2011 & 2015

- Asian Teams Championships of 2003 (team silver), 2009 (team gold and individual bronze), and 2012 (team silver)

- Asian Games (Chess Division) of 2006 (team gold & individual silver) and 2010 (team bronze) and

- Asian Indoor Games (Chess) 2009 (team bronze).

Has also played in and won numerous medals in the European Club Cup and in the national leagues of Russia, China, Germany, Czech Republic, Hungary, Spain, Greece, United Kingdom, Spain, Bosnia & Herzegovina, and Turkey.

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Recent Games (Find more games)

#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Harikrishna, Pentala2737Bacrot, Etienne27150-129C53Biel2017
2Ponomariov, Ruslan2699Harikrishna, Pentala27370-158C07Biel2017
3Navara, David2737Harikrishna, Pentala27371/2-1/224C07Biel2017
4Harikrishna, Pentala2737Hou, Yifan26661-052A30Biel2017
5Leko, Peter2678Harikrishna, Pentala27371/2-1/257C88Biel2017
6Harikrishna, Pentala2737Studer, Noel24931-024C11Biel2017
7Morozevich, Alexander2675Harikrishna, Pentala27371/2-1/241E37Biel2017
8Harikrishna, Pentala2737Georgiadis, Nico24961/2-1/255A05Biel2017
9Vaganian, Rafael A2562Harikrishna, Pentala27371/2-1/221D39Biel2017
10Harikrishna, Pentala2737Navara, David27371/2-1/246B90Biel2017
11Navara, David2737Harikrishna, Pentala27371-037C91Biel2017
12Harikrishna, Pentala2737Pelletier, Yannick25291-056C07Biel2017
13Hort, Vlastimil2428Harikrishna, Pentala27371/2-1/243A45Biel2017
14Pelletier, Yannick2529Harikrishna, Pentala27370-135A08Biel2017
15Harikrishna, Pentala2737Hort, Vlastimil24281-045C10Biel2017
16Harikrishna, Pentala2737Jakovenko, Dmitrij27031/2-1/2115C53Geneva2017
17Li, Chao B2735Harikrishna, Pentala27371-060E10Geneva2017
18Harikrishna, Pentala2737Grischuk, Alexander27611/2-1/229B90Geneva2017
19Aronian, Levon2809Harikrishna, Pentala27370-138A29Geneva2017
20Harikrishna, Pentala2737Nepomniachtchi, Ian27421/2-1/251B90Geneva2017
21Radjabov, Teimour2724Harikrishna, Pentala27371/2-1/221E10Geneva2017
22Harikrishna, Pentala2737Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar28001/2-1/234C53Geneva2017
23Harikrishna, Pentala2737Adams, Michael27361/2-1/238C53Geneva2017
24Riazantsev, Alexander2654Harikrishna, Pentala27370-184E34Geneva2017
25Harikrishna, Pentala2750Radjabov, Teimour27101/2-1/229E61Moscow2017
26Nepomniachtchi, Ian2751Harikrishna, Pentala27500-155A18Moscow2017
27Harikrishna, Pentala2750Tomashevsky, Evgeny26961/2-1/260C45Moscow2017
28Gelfand, Boris2724Harikrishna, Pentala27501-052E10Moscow2017
29Harikrishna, Pentala2750Adams, Michael27471-051A50Moscow2017
30Inarkiev, Ernesto2727Harikrishna, Pentala27501/2-1/247E00Moscow2017
31Harikrishna, Pentala2750Svidler, Peter27550-140D85Moscow2017
32Vallejo Pons, Francisco2710Harikrishna, Pentala27501/2-1/282A05Moscow2017
33Harikrishna, Pentala2750Hammer, Jon Ludvig26211/2-1/292E48Moscow2017
34Harikrishna, Pentala2755So, Wesley28221/2-1/245A05Shamkir2017
35Topalov, Veselin2741Harikrishna, Pentala27551/2-1/255C84Shamkir2017
36Harikrishna, Pentala2755Wojtaszek, Radoslaw27451/2-1/256E47Shamkir2017
37Adams, Michael2761Harikrishna, Pentala27551/2-1/237C84Shamkir2017
38Harikrishna, Pentala2755Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27721/2-1/251A05Shamkir2017
39Kramnik, Vladimir2811Harikrishna, Pentala27551-042C84Shamkir2017
40Radjabov, Teimour2710Harikrishna, Pentala27551/2-1/228E10Shamkir2017
41Harikrishna, Pentala2755Eljanov, Pavel27510-154E47Shamkir2017
42Karjakin, Sergey2783Harikrishna, Pentala27551/2-1/240E10Shamkir2017
43Harikrishna, Pentala2758Ding, Liren27590-153C88Shen Zhen2017
44Yu, Yangyi2750Harikrishna, Pentala27581/2-1/231C84Shen Zhen2017
45Giri, Anish2769Harikrishna, Pentala27581/2-1/241D39Shen Zhen2017
46Harikrishna, Pentala2758Adams, Michael27611-067A07Shen Zhen2017
47Svidler, Peter2741Harikrishna, Pentala27581-044A05Shen Zhen2017
48Harikrishna, Pentala2758Yu, Yangyi27501/2-1/2102A50Shen Zhen2017
49Ding, Liren2759Harikrishna, Pentala27581/2-1/230E10Shen Zhen2017
50Harikrishna, Pentala2758Giri, Anish27690-156B54Shen Zhen2017