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    • Rating: 2763
    • World No. 11

    Leinier Dominguez Perez

    • Born: Sep 23, 1983 (Age 36)
    • Peak Rating: 2768
    • Blitz Rating: 2796
    • Rapid Rating: 2826
    Dominguez is Latin America’s top player and a 4-time Champion of Cuba
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    • Rating: 2763
    • World No. 12

    Yu Yangyi

    • Born: Jun 8, 1994 (Age 25)
    • Peak Rating: 2765
    • Blitz Rating: 2812
    • Rapid Rating: 2795
    The 2013 World Junior Champion is one of a hungry new generation of Chinese players threatening to take the chess world by storm
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    • Rating: 2760
    • World No. 13

    Sergey Karjakin

    • Born: Jan 12, 1990 (Age 29)
    • Peak Rating: 2788
    • Blitz Rating: 2898
    • Rapid Rating: 2824
    The youngest player ever to become a grandmaster, Karjakin fell just short of becoming World Champion in his 2016 match against Carlsen
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    • Rating: 2759
    • World No. 14

    Alexander Grischuk

    • Born: Oct 31, 1983 (Age 35)
    • Peak Rating: 2810
    • Blitz Rating: 2852
    • Rapid Rating: 2851
    Grischuk is the most vocal advocate of blitz chess among the elite
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    • Rating: 2758
    • World No. 15

    Levon Aronian

    • Born: Oct 6, 1982 (Age 37)
    • Peak Rating: 2830
    • Blitz Rating: 2871
    • Rapid Rating: 2830
    The joker in the pack of world chess
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    • Rating: 2758
    • World No. 16

    Teimour Radjabov

    • Born: Mar 12, 1987 (Age 32)
    • Peak Rating: 2793
    • Blitz Rating: 2808
    • Rapid Rating: 2788
    Radjabov broke onto the world stage as a teenager, earning the grandmaster title just after his 14th birthday and scoring a stunning win against Garry Kasparov as a 15-year-old in Linares 2003
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    • Rating: 2753
    • World No. 17

    Vladimir Kramnik

    • Born: Jun 25, 1975 (Age 44)
    • Peak Rating: 2817
    • Blitz Rating: 2841
    • Rapid Rating: 2804
    The man who managed to wrest the crown from Garry Kasparov
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    • Rating: 2752
    • World No. 18

    Richard Rapport

    • Born: Mar 25, 1996 (Age 23)
    • Peak Rating: 2752
    • Blitz Rating: 2759
    • Rapid Rating: 2748
    Rapport’s father was worried about his son’s powers of concentration at primary school and decided to teach him chess - it worked almost too well
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    • Rating: 2748
    • World No. 19

    Pentala Harikrishna

    • Born: May 10, 1986 (Age 33)
    • Peak Rating: 2770
    • Blitz Rating: 2774
    • Rapid Rating: 2758
    Harikrishna is one of a wave of Indian chess talents to follow in Vishy Anand’s footsteps
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    • Rating: 2748
    • World No. 20

    Radoslaw Wojtaszek

    • Born: Jan 13, 1987 (Age 32)
    • Peak Rating: 2750
    • Blitz Rating: 2743
    • Rapid Rating: 2735
    Poland's top grandmaster is best known as one of Viswanathan Anand’s seconds, but since helping Anand defeat Vladimir Kramnik in 2008 his rating has risen dramatically
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