Firouzja, Alireza Age 20

Source: Lennart Ootes/NorwayChess

Live Rating
Live Rank
FIDE Rating
World Rank
France Rank
FIDE Peak Rating
2804 - Dec 2021 (Age 18)
FIDE Peak Rank
#2 (2804) - Dec 2021 (Age 18)
2724 World #15, Peak 2745 (Oct 2022)
2863 World #2, Peak 2904 (Nov 2022)
18 Jun 2003
Babol, Iran
FIDE ID 12573981

Active Years:
2012 - 2024
Total Games:
565 (46%)
257 (22%)
394 (32%)
Total score:
Performance :
Performance for the last active 12 months:
C54 Italian Game (30 games)
C65 Ruy Lopez (20 games)
D02 London System (16 games)
B90 Sicilian Defense (30 games)
B51 Sicilian Defense (15 games)
C67 Ruy Lopez (12 games)

At the age of 18 years and 5 month, Alireza Firouzja is the youngest player ever to reach a rating of 2800. He achieved this milestone when he won his last round game at the European Team Championship 2021 where he scored 8/9 (TPR of 3015). Just before that Firouzja had won the FIDE Grand Swiss Tournament 2021 with 7.5/11 thereby quaifying for the Candidates 2022.

Also, 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.

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

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 at the World Rapid Championship 2019 with 10.5/15 (+8 =5 -2), a point behind 3-time World Rapid Champion Magnus Carlsen.

Now playing under the flag of the French Federation.

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#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesSiteDate 
51Marie, Maxime2219Firouzja, Alireza27630-140Rouen27 Dec 2023
52Firouzja, Alireza2763Konidakis, Alex18581-032Rouen26 Dec 2023
53Andrieu, Philippe1686Firouzja, Alireza27630-133Rouen26 Dec 2023
54Firouzja, Alireza2763Fedorchuk, Sergey A25461/2-1/249Chartres22 Dec 2023
55Fedorchuk, Sergey A2546Firouzja, Alireza27630-137Chartres21 Dec 2023
56Shchekachev, Andrei2506Firouzja, Alireza27630-133Chartres20 Dec 2023
57Firouzja, Alireza2763Shchekachev, Andrei25061-028Chartres20 Dec 2023
58Dgebuadze, Alexandre2439Firouzja, Alireza27630-137Chartres19 Dec 2023
59Firouzja, Alireza2763Dgebuadze, Alexandre24391-033Chartres18 Dec 2023
60Carlsen, Magnus Firouzja, Alireza 1-051Toronto12 Dec 2023
61Firouzja, Alireza2763Carlsen, Magnus28300-193Toronto12 Dec 2023
62Carlsen, Magnus2830Firouzja, Alireza27630-136Toronto12 Dec 2023
63Lazavik, Denis2566Firouzja, Alireza27631/2-1/281Toronto11 Dec 2023
64Lazavik, Denis2566Firouzja, Alireza27631/2-1/234Toronto11 Dec 2023
65Firouzja, Alireza2763Lazavik, Denis25661/2-1/252Toronto11 Dec 2023
66Firouzja, Alireza2763Vachier Lagrave, Maxime27311/2-1/256Toronto11 Dec 2023
67Vachier Lagrave, Maxime2731Firouzja, Alireza27631-079Toronto11 Dec 2023
68So, Wesley2752Firouzja, Alireza27631-028Toronto10 Dec 2023
69Firouzja, Alireza2763So, Wesley27521/2-1/239Toronto10 Dec 2023
70So, Wesley2752Firouzja, Alireza27631/2-1/249Toronto10 Dec 2023
71Firouzja, Alireza2763Nakamura, Hikaru27880-144Toronto10 Dec 2023
72Nakamura, Hikaru2788Firouzja, Alireza27631-052Toronto10 Dec 2023
73Firouzja, Alireza Caruana, Fabiano 1/2-1/258Toronto9 Dec 2023
74Firouzja, Alireza2763Caruana, Fabiano27940-194Toronto9 Dec 2023
75Caruana, Fabiano2794Firouzja, Alireza27630-137Toronto9 Dec 2023
76Firouzja, Alireza2763Abdusattorov, Nodirbek27271-032Toronto9 Dec 2023
77Abdusattorov, Nodirbek2727Firouzja, Alireza27631/2-1/263Toronto9 Dec 2023
78Vachier Lagrave, Maxime2734Firouzja, Alireza27771/2-1/228Saint Louis30 Nov 2023
79Nepomniachtchi, Ian2771Firouzja, Alireza27771/2-1/243Saint Louis28 Nov 2023
80Firouzja, Alireza2777Caruana, Fabiano27950-144Saint Louis27 Nov 2023
81Aronian, Levon2727Firouzja, Alireza27771-067Saint Louis25 Nov 2023
82Firouzja, Alireza2777Dominguez Perez, Leinier27451/2-1/247Saint Louis24 Nov 2023
83Rapport, Richard2748Firouzja, Alireza27771/2-1/235Saint Louis23 Nov 2023
84Firouzja, Alireza2777Giri, Anish27521/2-1/230Saint Louis22 Nov 2023
85So, Wesley2752Firouzja, Alireza27771/2-1/231Saint Louis21 Nov 2023
86Xiong, Jeffery2681Firouzja, Alireza27771-055Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
87Firouzja, Alireza2777Nepomniachtchi, Ian27711-050Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
88Le, Quang Liem2731Firouzja, Alireza27771-082Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
89Firouzja, Alireza2777Caruana, Fabiano27950-144Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
90Sevian, Samuel2696Firouzja, Alireza27771/2-1/250Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
91Firouzja, Alireza2777So, Wesley27521/2-1/267Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
92Vachier Lagrave, Maxime2734Firouzja, Alireza27771-071Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
93Firouzja, Alireza2777Robson, Ray26961-050Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
94Giri, Anish2752Firouzja, Alireza27770-151Saint Louis18 Nov 2023
95Firouzja, Alireza2777Xiong, Jeffery26811-043Saint Louis17 Nov 2023
96Nepomniachtchi, Ian2771Firouzja, Alireza27770-156Saint Louis17 Nov 2023
97Firouzja, Alireza2777Le, Quang Liem27310-175Saint Louis17 Nov 2023
98Caruana, Fabiano2795Firouzja, Alireza27771-032Saint Louis17 Nov 2023
99Firouzja, Alireza2777Sevian, Samuel26961-046Saint Louis17 Nov 2023
100So, Wesley2752Firouzja, Alireza27771/2-1/285Saint Louis17 Nov 2023