Firouzja, Alireza Age 17

Source: Fiona Steil-Antoni

Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#21 (active)
#1 (active)
2728 - 01 Mar 2020
2703 World #36 (active)
2770 World #13 (active)
18 Jun 2003
Babol, Iran

International Grandmaster (2018) at the age of 14 years 8 months and 2 days; Asian U12 Champion (2015); Iranian
Champion (2016 - youngest Iranian Champion ever, 2019); Asian Blitz Champion (2018).

He is the second youngest player, behind Wei Yi, to reach a rating of 2700, doing so at the age of 16 years and 1 month,

Won gold on board 4 for Iran, which placed 4th, at the Asian Team Championship 2016. Contested the World Cup in 2019, bowing out in round 3 to eventual Cup winner and 2020 Candidate Ding Liren.

After placing 6th at the World Rapid Championship in 2018, Firouzja placed 2nd with 10.5/15 (+8 =5 -2), a point behind 3-time World Rapid Champion Magnus Carlsen at the World Rapid Championship 2019.

Currently playing under the FIDE flag.

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#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Firouzja, Alireza2728Carlsen, INT2020
2Grischuk, Alexander2777Firouzja, INT2020
3Dubov, Daniil2699Firouzja, Alireza27281/2-1/ INT2020
4Firouzja, Alireza2728Karjakin, INT2020
5So, Wesley2770Firouzja, Alireza27281/2-1/ INT2020
6Firouzja, Alireza2728Duda, Jan INT2020
7Wei, Yi2732Firouzja, Alireza27281/2-1/ INT2020
8Firouzja, Alireza2728Yu, Yangyi27091/2-1/ INT2020
9Nakamura, Hikaru2736Firouzja, INT2020
10Firouzja, Alireza2728Ding, Liren27911/2-1/ INT2020
11Aronian, Levon2773Firouzja, INT2020
12Firouzja, Alireza2728Aronian, INT2020
13Karjakin, Sergey2752Firouzja, INT2020
14Firouzja, Alireza2728Nakamura, Hikaru27361/2-1/ INT2020
15Firouzja, Alireza2728Vidit, Santosh INT2020
16Wei, Yi2732Firouzja, INT2020
17Wei, Yi2732Firouzja, INT2020
18Aronian, Levon2773Firouzja, INT2020
19Firouzja, Alireza2728Artemiev, Vladislav27161/2-1/ INT2020
20Firouzja, Alireza2728Dominguez Perez, Leinier27581/2-1/ INT2020
21Harikrishna, Pentala2719Firouzja, Alireza27281/2-1/ INT2020
22Firouzja, Alireza2728Wei, Yi27321/2-1/ INT2020
23Firouzja, Alireza2728Wei, Yi27321/2-1/ INT2020
24Nepomniachtchi, Ian2784Firouzja, INT2020
25Firouzja, Alireza2728Nepomniachtchi, INT2020
26Nepomniachtchi, Ian2784Firouzja, INT2020
27Firouzja, Alireza2728Nepomniachtchi, INT2020
28Nepomniachtchi, Ian2784Firouzja, INT2020
29Giri, Anish2764Firouzja, Alireza27281/2-1/ INT2020
30Firouzja, Alireza2728Giri, INT2020
31Giri, Anish2764Firouzja, INT2020
32Firouzja, Alireza2728Giri, INT2020
33Firouzja, Alireza2728Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27781/2-1/ INT2020
34Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2778Firouzja, INT2020
35Firouzja, Alireza2728Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27781/2-1/ INT2020
36Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2778Firouzja, Alireza27281/2-1/ INT2020
37Caruana, Fabiano2835Firouzja, INT2020
38Firouzja, Alireza2728Caruana, INT2020
39Caruana, Fabiano2835Firouzja, INT2020
40Firouzja, Alireza2728Caruana, INT2020
41Nakamura, Hikaru2736Firouzja, INT2020
42Firouzja, Alireza2728Nakamura, INT2020
43Nakamura, Hikaru2736Firouzja, INT2020
44Firouzja, Alireza2728Nakamura, Hikaru27361/2-1/ INT2020
45Firouzja, Alireza2728Carlsen, Magnus28631/2-1/ INT2020
46Carlsen, Magnus2863Firouzja, INT2020
47Firouzja, Alireza2728Carlsen, INT2020
48Carlsen, Magnus2863Firouzja, INT2020
49Firouzja, Alireza2728Ding, Liren27911/2-1/ INT2020
50Ding, Liren2791Firouzja, Alireza27281/2-1/ INT2020