Aronian, Levon Age 36


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#14 (active)
#1 (active)
2830 - 01 Mar 2014
2695 World #53 (active)
2848 World #4 (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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Recent Games (Find more games)

#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Aronian, Levon2756Yu, Yangyi27361/2-1/253D11Riga2019
2Yu, Yangyi2710Aronian, Levon28481-044E32Riga2019
3Aronian, Levon2848Yu, Yangyi27101-057A11Riga2019
4Yu, Yangyi2710Aronian, Levon28481/2-1/245E06Riga2019
5Aronian, Levon2848Yu, Yangyi27101/2-1/261A11Riga2019
6Aronian, Levon2695Yu, Yangyi27751/2-1/246A11Riga2019
7Yu, Yangyi2775Aronian, Levon26951/2-1/232C50Riga2019
8Yu, Yangyi2736Aronian, Levon27561/2-1/225E06Riga2019
9Aronian, Levon2756Yu, Yangyi27361/2-1/229A11Riga2019
10Aronian, Levon2752So, Wesley27541/2-1/244C53Zagreb2019
11Ding, Liren2805Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/238A07Zagreb2019
12Carlsen, Magnus2875Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/249D39Zagreb2019
13Aronian, Levon2752Nepomniachtchi, Ian27751/2-1/227D91Zagreb2019
14Nakamura, Hikaru2754Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/231C65Zagreb2019
15Aronian, Levon2752Karjakin, Sergey27481-055C67Zagreb2019
16Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2774Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/239E21Zagreb2019
17Aronian, Levon2752Caruana, Fabiano28191/2-1/237D04Zagreb2019
18Anand, Viswanathan2767Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/241C53Zagreb2019
19Aronian, Levon2752Giri, Anish27791/2-1/255A15Zagreb2019
20Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2779Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/250C67Zagreb2019
21Anand, Viswanathan2767Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/236C53The Stavanger region2019
22Aronian, Levon2752Caruana, Fabiano28190-141A20The Stavanger region2019
23Yu, Yangyi2738Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/231C47The Stavanger region2019
24Aronian, Levon2752So, Wesley27541/2-1/231A20The Stavanger region2019
25Ding, Liren2805Aronian, Levon27521/2-1/233A07The Stavanger region2019
26Aronian, Levon2752Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27791/2-1/237A34The Stavanger region2019
27Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2774Aronian, Levon27520-131A28The Stavanger region2019
28Aronian, Levon2752Carlsen, Magnus28751/2-1/268B31The Stavanger region2019
29Aronian, Levon2752Grischuk, Alexander27751/2-1/235A30The Stavanger region2019
30Yu, Yangyi2705Aronian, Levon28270-149C84The Stavanger region2019
31Aronian, Levon2827Ding, Liren27731/2-1/257C89The Stavanger region2019
32Aronian, Levon2827Anand, Viswanathan27471/2-1/230C67The Stavanger region2019
33Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2921Aronian, Levon28271-042C84The Stavanger region2019
34Aronian, Levon2827Caruana, Fabiano28041/2-1/239C16The Stavanger region2019
35Grischuk, Alexander2750Aronian, Levon28270-170C53The Stavanger region2019
36Aronian, Levon2827Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27571/2-1/240B13The Stavanger region2019
37So, Wesley2759Aronian, Levon28270-127C53The Stavanger region2019
38Aronian, Levon2827Carlsen, Magnus29231-037A40The Stavanger region2019
39Aronian, Levon2762Nepomniachtchi, Ian27731/2-1/236A20Moscow2019
40Nepomniachtchi, Ian2773Aronian, Levon27621-072C88Moscow2019
41Caruana, Fabiano2819Aronian, Levon27631/2-1/243C89Karlsruhe2019
42Aronian, Levon2763Anand, Viswanathan27741/2-1/233C65Karlsruhe2019
43Carlsen, Magnus2845Aronian, Levon27631-038E10Karlsruhe2019
44Aronian, Levon2763Keymer, Vincent25161/2-1/252B23Karlsruhe2019
45Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2773Aronian, Levon27631/2-1/225C88Karlsruhe2019
46Aronian, Levon2763Svidler, Peter27351-038C88Karlsruhe2019
47Aronian, Levon2763Vallejo Pons, Francisco26931/2-1/231C11Karlsruhe2019
48Meier, Georg2628Aronian, Levon27631/2-1/228B52Karlsruhe2019
49Aronian, Levon2763Naiditsch, Arkadij26951/2-1/241B90Karlsruhe2019
50Ragger, Markus2687Aronian, Levon27631/2-1/228C50Germany2019