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    • Rating: 2711
    • World No. 35

    Arkadij Naiditsch

    • Born: Oct 25, 1985 (Age 32)
    • Peak Rating: 2737
    • Blitz Rating: 2647
    • Rapid Rating: 2698
    Naiditsch spent ten years as Germany's no. 1 before switching to Azerbaijan
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    • Rating: 2711
    • World No. 36

    Yuriy Kryvoruchko

    • Born: Dec 19, 1986 (Age 31)
    • Peak Rating: 2717
    • Blitz Rating: 2664
    • Rapid Rating: 2740
    In 2013 Kryvoruchko won the Ukrainian Championship and crossed 2700 for the first time
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    • Rating: 2711
    • World No. 37

    Hao Wang

    • Born: Aug 4, 1989 (Age 29)
    • Peak Rating: 2752
    • Blitz Rating: 2784
    • Rapid Rating: 2792
    One of the most creative chess players anywhere, defying any stereotypes about regimented Chinese players
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    • Rating: 2710
    • World No. 38

    Dmitry Andreikin

    • Born: Feb 5, 1990 (Age 28)
    • 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: 2710
    • World No. 39

    Vassily Ivanchuk

    • Born: Mar 18, 1969 (Age 49)
    • Peak Rating: 2787
    • Blitz Rating: 2815
    • Rapid Rating: 2844
    The eccentric Ukrainian is one of the world’s best loved and strongest grandmasters
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    • Rating: 2708
    • World No. 40

    Rauf Mamedov

    • Born: Apr 26, 1988 (Age 30)
    • Peak Rating: 2709
    • Blitz Rating: 2810
    • Rapid Rating: 2733
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    • Rating: 2707
    • World No. 42

    Francisco Vallejo Pons

    • Born: Aug 21, 1982 (Age 36)
    • Peak Rating: 2724
    • Blitz Rating: 2686
    • Rapid Rating: 2718
    Vallejo is the top Spanish player and at his best in dynamic positions, where he often comes up with deep and surprising solutions
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    • Rating: 2706
    • World No. 43

    Michael Adams

    • Born: Nov 17, 1971 (Age 46)
    • Peak Rating: 2761
    • Blitz Rating: 2768
    • Rapid Rating: 2764
    Nicknamed “spiderman” for his ability to weave a web around his opponents
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    • Rating: 2706
    • World No. 44

    Pavel Eljanov

    • Born: May 10, 1983 (Age 35)
    • Peak Rating: 2765
    • Blitz Rating: 2680
    • Rapid Rating: 2724
    Twice an Olympic Champion with the Ukrainian team
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    • Rating: 2703
    • World No. 45

    Boris Gelfand

    • Born: Jun 24, 1968 (Age 50)
    • Peak Rating: 2777
    • Blitz Rating: 2792
    • Rapid Rating: 2755
    In 2012 Gelfand came within a whisker of becoming World Champion at the age of 43, only losing out to Viswanathan Anand in rapid tiebreaks
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