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    • Rating: 2738
    • World No. 21

    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: 2737
    • World No. 22

    Veselin Topalov

    • Born: Mar 15, 1975 (Age 44)
    • Peak Rating: 2816
    • Blitz Rating: 2710
    • Rapid Rating: 2790
    Topalov is an even more spectacular example than Viswanathan Anand of a player whose career took off after Garry Kasparov retired from chess
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    • Rating: 2736
    • World No. 23

    Hikaru Nakamura

    • Born: Dec 9, 1987 (Age 31)
    • Peak Rating: 2816
    • Blitz Rating: 2934
    • Rapid Rating: 2853
    The brash and fiendishly talented American has been dividing chess fans and players ever since he burst onto the scene as a phenomenal internet blitz player
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    • Rating: 2731
    • World No. 24

    Vladislav Artemiev

    • Born: Mar 5, 1998 (Age 21)
    • Peak Rating: 2761
    • Blitz Rating: 2849
    • Rapid Rating: 2812
    Vladislav first started to make a name for himself as a 14-year-old in 2012
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    • Rating: 2725
    • World No. 25

    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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    • Rating: 2725
    • World No. 26

    Wei Yi

    • Born: Jun 2, 1999 (Age 20)
    • Peak Rating: 2753
    • Blitz Rating: 2740
    • Rapid Rating: 2718
    The Chinese player became one of the youngest grandmasters in history when he claimed the title at the age of 13 years, 8 months and 23 days
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    • Rating: 2724
    • World No. 27

    Dmitry Andreikin

    • Born: Feb 5, 1990 (Age 29)
    • Peak Rating: 2743
    • Blitz Rating: 2828
    • Rapid Rating: 2773
    Andreikin was for a long time a forgotten member of the remarkable club of players born in 1990
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    • Rating: 2724
    • World No. 28

    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: 2723
    • World No. 29

    Peter Svidler

    • Born: Jun 17, 1976 (Age 43)
    • Peak Rating: 2769
    • Blitz Rating: 2805
    • Rapid Rating: 2799
    Peter Svidler has been described as an exception who could “get by on genius alone” in a world of ultra-competitive and hard-working grandmasters
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    • Rating: 2721
    • World No. 31

    Vidit Santosh Gujrathi

    • Born: Oct 24, 1994 (Age 25)
    • Peak Rating: 2723
    • Blitz Rating: 2756
    • Rapid Rating: 2718
    A rising star of Indian chess
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