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    • Rating: 2699
    • World No. 46

    Yue Wang

    • Born: Mar 31, 1987 (Age 30)
    • Peak Rating: 2756
    • Blitz Rating: 2694
    • Rapid Rating: 2765
    Wang Yue was a trailblazer for Chinese men’s chess
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    • Rating: 2698
    • World No. 47

    Nigel Short

    • Born: Jun 1, 1965 (Age 52)
    • Peak Rating: 2712
    • Blitz Rating: 2678
    • Rapid Rating: 2744
    A prodigy, World Championship challenger, no. 3 in the world and lately the world's strongest active player for his age
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    • Rating: 2698
    • World No. 48

    Jan-Krzysztof Duda

    • Born: Apr 26, 1998 (Age 19)
    • Peak Rating: 2707
    • Blitz Rating: 2682
    • Rapid Rating: 2675
    The new hope of Polish chess
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    • Rating: 2695
    • World No. 49

    Ivan Cheparinov

    • Born: Nov 26, 1986 (Age 30)
    • Peak Rating: 2713
    • Blitz Rating: 2688
    • Rapid Rating: 2727
    Cheparinov has struggled to emerge as a top player in his own right, but as Topalov’s second has often been credited with key theoretical discoveries
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    • Rating: 2694
    • World No. 51

    Ruslan Ponomariov

    • Born: Oct 11, 1983 (Age 33)
    • Peak Rating: 2764
    • Blitz Rating: 2797
    • Rapid Rating: 2748
    Currently still the youngest player ever to become World Champion
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    • Rating: 2694
    • World No. 53

    Ernesto Inarkiev

    • Born: Dec 9, 1985 (Age 31)
    • Peak Rating: 2732
    • Blitz Rating: 2677
    • Rapid Rating: 2761
    The 2016 European Champion
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    • Rating: 2692
    • World No. 54

    Vladislav Artemiev

    • Born: Mar 5, 1998 (Age 19)
    • Peak Rating: 2695
    • Blitz Rating: 2847
    • Rapid Rating: 2723
    Vladislav first started to make a name for himself as a 14-year-old in 2012
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    • Rating: 2692
    • World No. 55

    Yuriy Kryvoruchko

    • Born: Dec 19, 1986 (Age 30)
    • Peak Rating: 2717
    • Blitz Rating: 2628
    • Rapid Rating: 2740
    In 2013 Kryvoruchko won the Ukrainian Championship and crossed 2700 for the first time
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    • Rating: 2691
    • World No. 56

    Vladimir Malakhov

    • Born: Nov 27, 1980 (Age 36)
    • Peak Rating: 2732
    • Blitz Rating: 2747
    • Rapid Rating: 2777
    Although Malakhov reached a 2700 rating and world no. 18 as a 23-year-old he went on to work in Nuclear Research
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    • Rating: 2687
    • World No. 58

    Matthew Sadler

    • Born: May 15, 1974 (Age 43)
    • Peak Rating: 2687
    • Blitz Rating: 2630
    • Rapid Rating: 2692
    Despite reaching as high as world no. 14 Sadler quit chess at the age of 25 only to make a triumphant return - both on the board and in chess24 videos - over a decade later
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