GM Shakhriyar Mamedyarov

Player

Profile
Title: 
GM
Rating: 
2769
Age: 
33
Country: 
Azerbaijan
Chess Highlights
2013 World Rapid Chess Champion

He is a two-time World Junior Champion and a three-time European Chess Champion (2009, 2013, 2017). Mamedyarov was World Rapid Chess Champion in 2013. He represented his country at the 2012 Chess Olympiad and received a gold medal on the third board. GM Mamedyarov is also a two-time winner of the Tal Memorial (2010 and 2014) and Shamkir Chess (2016 and 2017) tournaments.