The Top 5 Chess Players of the 2010s

Published on February 27, 2020

The Top 5 Chess Players of the 2010s

The 2010s were a crazy and highly entertaining period in the history of chess. Many very strong chess players rose to prominence or continued growing their influence, including Levon Aronian, Alexander Grischuk, Wesley So, Vladimir Kramnik, Anish Giri, Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Veselin Topalov, Viswanathan Anand, Magnus Carlsen, Sergey Karjakin, and many more. Competition was intense with the collision of such elite talent with the world championship format and many elite tournaments. We hope you enjoy this video that celebrates five of the very best players in the history of chess.

Subscribe for more weekly chess content!

Interested in PRIVATE LESSONS? Here’s the link!

Join me on Patreon! (Rewards and benefits included!)

Support the Chess Giant Here!

Follow THE CHESS GIANT on social media
Instagram //
Twitter //
Facebook //

Video and channel designs by COASTLAND CREATIVE
Website //
Instagram //


  1. 1 Carlsen2 Fabiano3 Levon4 Annand5 Wesley / Nakamura / Karjakin

  2. I like your list of the top players. Thanks

  3. The Top 5 Chess Players of 2010s
    1. Magnus Carlsen ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด 2882 2014-05
    2. Fabiano Caruana ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น 2844 2014-10
    3. Levon Aronian ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ 2830 2014-03
    4. Wesley So ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ 2822 2017-02
    5. Shakhriyar Mamedyarov ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ 2820 2018-09

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.