Aronian, Levon Age 38


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#5 (active)
#1 (active)
2830 - 01 Mar 2014
2778 World #8 (active)
2739 World #28 (active)
06 Oct 1982
Yerevan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union

Aronian has long been Armenia's strongest player.

World U12 Champion 1994, World Junior Champion 2002, Champion of Armenia 2002.

Played in the World Championship Knockout Tournament 2004; won the World Cup of 2005; played in the World Championship Tournament 2007 and the World Cups of 2007, 2013 & 2015; won the Grand Prix Series 2008-2010; Candidate in 2007, 2011, 2013, 2014 & 2016.

One of the great team players. He played for Armenia in the Olympiads in 1996 (for Armenia 2), 2004 (winning team bronze), 2006, 2008 (team gold), 2010 (individual silver and team gold), 2012 (team and individual gold board one) & 2014 . Played for Armenia in the European Team Championships of 1999 (team gold), 2005, 2007 (team silver), 2011 (individual silver board one), 2013 (individual bronze board one) & 2015 (individual silver board one, and team silver). Played for Armenia in the World Team Championships of 2005 (team bronze, individual silver board one), 2010 (individual silver board one), 2011 (team gold, individual silver board one), 2013 (individual gold board one) & 2015 (team bronze, individual gold board one). Won team gold in the European Club Cup in 2005 & 2015. Won team and individual gold in the Russian Premier League in 2005 (board three) and 2015 (board two), and team bronze in 2006.

Aronian's best tournament results were wins at the Karabakh International 2005, Linares 2006, Sochi Grand Prix Tournament 2008, Nalchik Grand Prix Tournament 2009, Bilbao 2009 & 2013, Wijk aan Zee 2012 & 2014, Alekhine Memorial 2013, Sinquefield Cup 2015. In addition he was equal first at the International Neckar Opens in 2003 & 2004, Gibraltar in 2004 & 2005, Tal Memorial 2006 & 2010, Corus 2007 & 2008,

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1Carlsen, Magnus2847Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
2Aronian, Levon2781Carlsen, INT2021
3Carlsen, Magnus2847Aronian, INT2021
4Grandelius, Nils2670Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
5Aronian, Levon2781Anton Guijarro, INT2021
6Carlsen, Magnus2847Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
7Aronian, Levon2781Firouzja, Alireza27591/2-1/ INT2021
8Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2758Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
9Aronian, Levon2781Van Foreest, INT2021
10Nakamura, Hikaru2736Aronian, INT2021
11Aronian, Levon2781Dubov, Daniil27101/2-1/ INT2021
12Aronian, Levon2781Giri, INT2021
13So, Wesley2770Aronian, INT2021
14Aronian, Levon2781Pichot, INT2021
15Radjabov, Teimour2765Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
16Aronian, Levon2781Karjakin, INT2021
17Nepomniachtchi, Ian2789Aronian, INT2021
18Aronian, Levon2781Mamedyarov, INT2021
19Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
20Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
21Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
22Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
23Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/ INT2021
24Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
25Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
26Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
27Radjabov, Teimour2765Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
28Aronian, Levon2781Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi27261/2-1/ INT2021
29Nakamura, Hikaru2736Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
30Aronian, Levon2781Nepomniachtchi, INT2021
31Giri, Anish2764Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
32Aronian, Levon2781Grischuk, Alexander27771/2-1/ INT2021
33Duda, Jan-Krzysztof2743Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
34Aronian, Levon2781Dominguez Perez, INT2021
35Shankland, Sam2691Aronian, INT2021
36Aronian, Levon2781Bluebaum, INT2021
37Aronian, Levon2781Dubov, INT2021
38So, Wesley2770Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
39Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
40Carlsen, Magnus2862Aronian, INT2021
41Aronian, Levon2781Ding, INT2021
42Aronian, Levon2781Radjabov, Teimour27651/2-1/ INT2021
43Radjabov, Teimour2765Aronian, INT2021
44Aronian, Levon2781Radjabov, Teimour27651/2-1/ INT2021
45Aronian, Levon2781Radjabov, INT2021
46Radjabov, Teimour2765Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
47Aronian, Levon2781Radjabov, Teimour27651/2-1/ INT2021
48Radjabov, Teimour2765Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021
49Aronian, Levon2781Vachier-Lagrave, INT2021
50Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784Aronian, Levon27811/2-1/ INT2021