So, Wesley Age 29


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#8 (active)
United States
#3 (active)
2822 - 01 Feb 2017
2784 World #6 (active)
2763 World #12 (active)
09 Oct 1993
Bacoor, Cavite, Philippines

Born in the Philippines, moved to USA in 2013, changed to US Federation in 2014.

Wesley So is the World Fischer Random Champion, after defeating Carlsen 13.5–2.5 in November 2019. Also, he is 3-time US Champion (2017, 2020, 2021).

Champion of the Philippines 2010 & 2011.

World Cup 2009, 2011 & 2013.

Represented the Philippines at the World U16 Olympiad 2007 (winning individual gold for board one) and the Olympiads of 2006, 2008, 2010 & 2012.

Best tournament results include winning the Dubai Open 2008, Corus Group C 2009, Battle of the Grandmaster 2008, 2009 & 2010, Quebec International Open 2012, Toronto International 2012, Calgary International 2013, Las Vegas International Open 2013, Universiade 2013, Unive Crown Group 2013, Capablanca Memorial 2014, ACP Golden Classic 2014, Millionaire Chess 2014, Bilbao Masters 2015, the Grand Chess Tour 2016, the Sinquefield Cup 2016, London Chess Classic 2016 and Tata Steel 2017.

Equal first at the Sigeman Tournament 2011, Reyjavik 2013

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Recent Games (Find more games)

#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Nihal, Sarin2616So, Wesley27841/2-1/222D25Calcutta2022
2So, Wesley2784Erigaisi Arjun26281/2-1/249C11Calcutta2022
3Maghsoodloo, Parham2641So, Wesley27841-053A50Calcutta2022
4So, Wesley2784Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27470-135A46Calcutta2022
5Nakamura, Hikaru2789So, Wesley27840-190D35Calcutta2022
6Sethuraman, SP.2545So, Wesley27841/2-1/220C22Calcutta2022
7So, Wesley2771Nihal, Sarin26771/2-1/256A40Toronto2022
8Nihal, Sarin2677So, Wesley27710-143E00Toronto2022
9Nihal, Sarin2677So, Wesley27711/2-1/223E04Toronto2022
10Nihal, Sarin2677So, Wesley27711/2-1/222A13Toronto2022
11So, Wesley2771Nihal, Sarin26771-043B06Toronto2022
12So, Wesley2771Nihal, Sarin26771-034C42Toronto2022
13So, Wesley2771Nakamura, Hikaru27681-091A40Toronto2022
14Nakamura, Hikaru2768So, Wesley27710-174C48Toronto2022
15So, Wesley2771Nakamura, Hikaru27681/2-1/231C50Toronto2022
16Nakamura, Hikaru2768So, Wesley27711/2-1/2116C45Toronto2022
17So, Wesley2771Nakamura, Hikaru27681/2-1/249C50Toronto2022
18Nakamura, Hikaru2768So, Wesley27711/2-1/295C65Toronto2022
19So, Wesley2771Nakamura, Hikaru27681/2-1/235C65Toronto2022
20Nakamura, Hikaru2768So, Wesley27711/2-1/251C65Toronto2022
21Andreikin, Dmitry2729So, Wesley27741/2-1/243A00Toronto2022
22So, Wesley2774Andreikin, Dmitry27291-050D32Toronto2022
23Andreikin, Dmitry2729So, Wesley27710-150A22Toronto2022
24So, Wesley2771Andreikin, Dmitry27291/2-1/223B32Toronto2022
25Andreikin, Dmitry2729So, Wesley27710-138D04Toronto2022
26So, Wesley2771Andreikin, Dmitry27291/2-1/239B46Toronto2022
27So, Wesley2774Sevian, Samuel26841/2-1/2122E04Saint Louis2022
28Lenderman, Aleksandr2535So, Wesley27740-140E04Saint Louis2022
29So, Wesley2774Moradiabadi, Elshan25341-036B28Saint Louis2022
30Aronian, Levon2755So, Wesley27741/2-1/218A28Saint Louis2022
31Niemann, Hans Moke2699So, Wesley27741/2-1/227C53Saint Louis2022
32So, Wesley2774Swiercz, Dariusz26521/2-1/240C55Saint Louis2022
33Robson, Ray2690So, Wesley27741-035E50Saint Louis2022
34So, Wesley2774Dominguez Perez, Leinier27471/2-1/240A30Saint Louis2022
35Caruana, Fabiano2763So, Wesley27741/2-1/275C67Saint Louis2022
36So, Wesley2774Shankland, Samuel L27121-046B92Saint Louis2022
37So, Wesley2774Yoo, Christopher Woojin25630-148C42Saint Louis2022
38Liang, Awonder2608So, Wesley27741/2-1/234C47Saint Louis2022
39So, Wesley2771Dominguez Perez, Leinier27451/2-1/239D26Saint Louis2022
40Firouzja, Alireza2778So, Wesley27711-032C50Saint Louis2022
41Niemann, Hans Moke2688So, Wesley27710-159C42Saint Louis2022
42So, Wesley2771Aronian, Levon27591/2-1/243E04Saint Louis2022
43Nepomniachtchi, Ian2792So, Wesley27711/2-1/225E10Saint Louis2022
44So, Wesley2771Caruana, Fabiano27581-067C42Saint Louis2022
45Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2757So, Wesley27711/2-1/243C67Saint Louis2022
46Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2757So, Wesley27711/2-1/265D41Saint Louis2022
47So, Wesley2773Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi27141/2-1/267C55Chennai2022
48Can, Emre2606So, Wesley27731/2-1/232E06Chennai2022
49Mastrovasilis, Athanasios2527So, Wesley27730-154E48Chennai2022
50So, Wesley2773Praggnanandhaa R26481/2-1/233B30Chennai2022