January 1997 FIDE rating list.
Top 100 players

1 Kasparov, Gary..................GM RUS 2795 11 13.04.63
2 Anand, Viswanathan..............GM IND 2765 9 11.12.69
3 Karpov, Anatoly.................GM RUS 2760 52 23.05.51
4 Kramnik, Vladimir...............GM RUS 2740 41 25.06.75
5 Ivanchuk, Vassily...............GM UKR 2740 32 18.03.69
6 Topalov, Veselin................GM BUL 2725 44 15.03.75
7 Kamsky, Gata....................GM USA 2720 29 02.06.74
8 Gelfand, Boris..................GM BLR 2700 52 24.06.68
9 Shirov, Alexei..................GM ESP 2690 49 04.07.72
10 Short, Nigel D..................GM ENG 2690 22 01.06.65
11 Beliavsky, Alexander G..........GM SLO 2665 48 17.12.53
12 Bareev, Evgeny..................GM RUS 2665 36 21.11.66
13 Jussupow, Artur.................GM GER 2665 26 13.02.60
14 Salov, Valery...................GM RUS 2665 11 26.05.64
15 Adams, Michael..................GM ENG 2660 38 17.11.71
16 Akopian, Vladimir...............GM ARM 2655 32 07.12.71
17 Andersson, Ulf..................GM SWE 2655 31 27.06.51
18 Nikolic, Predrag................GM BIH 2655 29 11.09.60
19 Rozentalis, Eduardas............GM LTU 2650 45 27.05.63
20 Khalifman, Alexander............GM RUS 2650 44 18.01.66
21 Dreev, Alexey...................GM RUS 2650 34 30.01.69
22 Azmaiparshvili, Zurab...........GM GEO 2650 17 16.03.60
23 Polgar, Judit (GM)..............GM HUN 2645 58 23.07.76
24 Van Wely, Loek..................GM NED 2645 45 07.10.72
25 Sadler, Matthew.................GM ENG 2645 42 15.05.74
26 Rublevsky, Sergei...............GM RUS 2645 37 15.10.74
27 Georgiev, Kiril.................GM BUL 2645 24 28.11.65
28 Piket, Jeroen...................GM NED 2640 50 27.01.69
29 Svidler, Peter..................GM RUS 2640 43 17.06.76
30 Korchnoi, Viktor................GM SUI 2635 54 23.03.31
31 Ehlvest, Jaan...................GM EST 2635 43 14.10.62
32 Illescas Cordoba, Miguel........GM ESP 2635 26 03.12.65
33 Chernin, Alexander..............GM HUN 2635 17 06.03.60
34 Yermolinsky, Alex...............GM USA 2630 54 11.04.58
35 Lautier, Joel...................GM FRA 2630 42 12.04.73
36 Portisch, Lajos.................GM HUN 2630 39 04.04.37
37 Timman, Jan H...................GM NED 2630 39 14.12.51
38 Tkachiev, Vladislav.............GM KAZ 2630 38 . .
39 Movsesian, Sergei.................m CZE 2630 27 03.11.78
40 Hracek, Zbynek..................GM CZE 2630 21 09.09.70
41 Seirawan, Yasser................GM USA 2630 0 24.03.60
42 Oll, Lembit.....................GM EST 2625 50 23.04.66
43 Glek, Igor V....................GM RUS 2620 42 07.11.61
44 Granda Zuniga, Julio E..........GM PER 2620 22 25.02.67
45 Aleksandrov, Aleksej..............m BLR 2615 67 11.05.73
46 Krasenkow, Michal...............GM POL 2615 62 14.11.63
47 Sokolov, Ivan...................GM BIH 2615 61 13.06.68
48 Komarov, Dimitri................GM UKR 2615 58 01.12.68
49 Adianto, Utut...................GM INA 2615 31 16.03.65
50 Lputian, Smbat G................GM ARM 2615 31 14.02.58
51 Psakhis, Lev....................GM ISR 2610 76 29.11.58
52 Malaniuk, Vladimir P............GM UKR 2610 71 21.07.57
53 Zvjaginsev, Vadim...............GM RUS 2610 37 18.08.76
54 Speelman, Jonathan S............GM ENG 2610 32 02.10.56
55 Milov, Vadim....................GM SUI 2610 30 08.01.72
56 Wahls, Matthias.................GM GER 2605 46 25.01.68
57 Hansen, Curt....................GM DEN 2605 31 18.09.64
58 Milos, Gilberto.................GM BRA 2605 0 30.10.63
59 Nunn, John D.M..................GM ENG 2605 0 25.04.55
60 Ivanov, Alexander...............GM USA 2600 65 01.05.56
61 Leko, Peter.....................GM HUN 2600 61 08.09.79
62 Epishin, Vladimir...............GM RUS 2600 56 11.07.65
63 Yudasin, Leonid.................GM ISR 2600 53 08.08.59
64 Rogers, Ian.....................GM AUS 2600 42 24.06.60
65 Huebner, Robert Dr..............GM GER 2600 36 06.11.48
66 Tiviakov, Sergei................GM RUS 2600 21 14.02.73
67 Palac, Mladen...................GM CRO 2595 76 18.02.71
68 Gulko, Boris F..................GM USA 2595 65 09.02.47
69 Almasi, Zoltan..................GM HUN 2595 63 29.08.76
70 Ftacnik, Lubomir................GM SVK 2595 54 30.10.57
71 Giorgadze, Giorgi...............GM GEO 2595 54 10.10.64
72 Eingorn, Vereslav S.............GM UKR 2595 34 23.11.56
73 Alterman, Boris.................GM ISR 2595 32 04.05.70
74 Morozevich, Alexander...........GM RUS 2595 11 18.07.77
75 Korneev, Oleg...................GM RUS 2590 59 25.07.69
76 Goldin, Alexander...............GM RUS 2590 47 27.02.65
77 Kaidanov, Grigory S.............GM USA 2590 41 11.10.59
78 Kozul, Zdenko...................GM CRO 2590 41 21.05.66
79 Dvoirys, Semen I................GM RUS 2590 31 02.11.58
80 Kotronias, Vasilios.............GM GRE 2590 27 25.08.64
81 Dautov, Rustem..................GM GER 2590 25 28.11.65
82 Gavrikov, Viktor................GM SUI 2590 20 29.07.57
83 Lalic, Bogdan...................GM CRO 2585 50 08.03.64
84 Kengis, Edvins..................GM LAT 2585 47 12.04.59
85 Spasov, Vasil...................GM BUL 2585 46 17.02.71
86 Hjartarson, Johann..............GM ISL 2585 41 08.02.63
87 Nenashev, Alexander.............GM UZB 2585 39 25.08.62
88 Tukmakov, Vladimir B............GM UKR 2585 37 15.03.46
89 Gurevich, Mikhail...............GM BEL 2585 30 22.02.59
90 Huzman, Alexander...............GM ISR 2585 30 10.04.62
91 Dorfman, Josif D................GM FRA 2585 17 01.05.53
92 Ribli, Zoltan...................GM HUN 2585 17 06.09.51
93 Vaganian, Rafael A..............GM ARM 2585 17 15.10.51
94 Vyzmanavin, Alexey..............GM RUS 2585 3 01.01.60
95 Hellers, Ferdinand..............GM SWE 2585 0 28.01.69
96 Vladimirov, Evgeny..............GM KAZ 2585 0 20.01.57
97 Spraggett, Kevin................GM CAN 2580 79 10.11.54
98 Novikov, Igor A.................GM UKR 2580 64 23.05.62
99 Sherbakov, Ruslan...............GM RUS 2580 64 14.09.69
100 Stohl, Igor.....................GM SVK 2580 39 27.09.64

Last Update: 17/12/1996

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