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Alireza Firouzja

GM
FIDE Rating: 2737
FIDE World Rank 16
Alireza Firouzja

age

20

age became grandmaster

14

residence

France

Alireza

FIDE ID # 12573981

Alireza Firouzja is an Iranian-French grandmaster and current World No. 20. After earning the GM title at age 14, Firouzja went on to become the youngest ever player to reach 2800, breaking Magnus Carlsen’s record at the age of 18 years and 5 months. Firouzja is also a two-time candidate, having qualified for both the 2022 and 2024 FIDE Candidates. His biggest tournament successes include winning the 2021 FIDE Grand Swiss, as well as the 2022 Sinquefield Cup and Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz, which he won on his way to become the 2022 GCT Champion.

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fide 2737 2724 2863
urs 2772
uscf 2838 2795 3028

2024 Grand Chess Tour Winnings

$-

2023
rank 5
rank tournament points prize money
T-3 Superbet Chess Classic 5 $42,750
3 SuperUnited Rapid & Blitz Croatia 22 $25,000
5 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 18½ $15,000
Total 45 $82,750
2022
rank 1
rank tournament points prize money
T-7 Superbet Chess Classic Romania 4 $17,250
T-2 SuperUnited Rapid & Blitz Croatia 22 $27,500
1 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 26 $40,000
1 Sinquefield Cup 5 $87,500
GCT Bonus - 1st Place - $100,000
Total 57 $272,250
GM Gukesh D & GM Viswanathan Anand
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