Published by universal chess rating that takes into account performances in classical and rapid chess and blitz.
This rating has no direct relationship to FIDE ratings. It was established by the Foundation and the Kasparov Chess Grand Tour.
Universal ranking as of March 1, 2018 is headed by world champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway, 2875).
In the top 10 are Hikaru Nakamura (USA, 2805), Levon Aronian (Armenia, 2804), Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France, 2798), Vladimir Kramnik (Russia, 2796), Alexander Grischuk (Russia, 2794), Wesley so (USA, 2791), Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan, 2789), Sergey Karjakin (Russia, 2782), Fabiano Caruana (USA, 2780) and Viswanathan Anand (India, 2780).
The strongest chess player in Israel’s Boris Gelfand occupies 46-e a place (2706).