Aronian, Levon Age 35


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#12 (active)
#1 (active)
2830 - 01 Mar 2014
2795 World #6 (active)
2809 World #11 (active)
06 Oct 1982
Yerevan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union

Aronian has long been Armenia's strongest player.

World U12 Champion 1994, World Junior Champion 2002, Champion of Armenia 2002.

Played in the World Championship Knockout Tournament 2004; won the World Cup of 2005; played in the World Championship Tournament 2007 and the World Cups of 2007, 2013 & 2015; won the Grand Prix Series 2008-2010; Candidate in 2007, 2011, 2013, 2014 & 2016.

One of the great team players. He played for Armenia in the Olympiads in 1996 (for Armenia 2), 2004 (winning team bronze), 2006, 2008 (team gold), 2010 (individual silver and team gold), 2012 (team and individual gold board one) & 2014 . Played for Armenia in the European Team Championships of 1999 (team gold), 2005, 2007 (team silver), 2011 (individual silver board one), 2013 (individual bronze board one) & 2015 (individual silver board one, and team silver). Played for Armenia in the World Team Championships of 2005 (team bronze, individual silver board one), 2010 (individual silver board one), 2011 (team gold, individual silver board one), 2013 (individual gold board one) & 2015 (team bronze, individual gold board one). Won team gold in the European Club Cup in 2005 & 2015. Won team and individual gold in the Russian Premier League in 2005 (board three) and 2015 (board two), and team bronze in 2006.

Aronian's best tournament results were wins at the Karabakh International 2005, Linares 2006, Sochi Grand Prix Tournament 2008, Nalchik Grand Prix Tournament 2009, Bilbao 2009 & 2013, Wijk aan Zee 2012 & 2014, Alekhine Memorial 2013, Sinquefield Cup 2015. In addition he was equal first at the International Neckar Opens in 2003 & 2004, Gibraltar in 2004 & 2005, Tal Memorial 2006 & 2010, Corus 2007 & 2008,

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#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Caruana, Fabiano2818Aronian, Levon28091-053A45Leuven2018
2Aronian, Levon2809Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28370-142B23Leuven2018
3Giri, Anish2799Aronian, Levon28090-129C88Leuven2018
4Aronian, Levon2809Grischuk, Alexander28311-050B23Leuven2018
5Anand, Viswanathan2817Aronian, Levon28091/2-1/234C50Leuven2018
6Aronian, Levon2809Nakamura, Hikaru28780-148B23Leuven2018
7Aronian, Levon2809Karjakin, Sergey28161/2-1/233C50Leuven2018
8So, Wesley2856Aronian, Levon28091/2-1/238A05Leuven2018
9Aronian, Levon2809Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27571/2-1/233C55Leuven2018
10Aronian, Levon2809Caruana, Fabiano28181-021B23Leuven2018
11Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2837Aronian, Levon28091/2-1/255A05Leuven2018
12Aronian, Levon2809Giri, Anish27991-038C42Leuven2018
13Grischuk, Alexander2831Aronian, Levon28091-036A45Leuven2018
14Aronian, Levon2809Anand, Viswanathan28171-032C50Leuven2018
15Nakamura, Hikaru2878Aronian, Levon28091-075A45Leuven2018
16Karjakin, Sergey2816Aronian, Levon28091/2-1/256C50Leuven2018
17Aronian, Levon2809So, Wesley28561/2-1/239C10Leuven2018
18Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2757Aronian, Levon28090-146D04Leuven2018
19Aronian, Levon2795Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27771/2-1/246B23Leuven2018
20Caruana, Fabiano2753Aronian, Levon27950-136C65Leuven2018
21Aronian, Levon2795Karjakin, Sergey27430-127C50Leuven2018
22So, Wesley2763Aronian, Levon27951/2-1/245A06Leuven2018
23Giri, Anish2779Aronian, Levon27950-146C67Leuven2018
24Aronian, Levon2795Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27661/2-1/263C55Leuven2018
25Anand, Viswanathan2822Aronian, Levon27951/2-1/254C67Leuven2018
26Aronian, Levon2795Nakamura, Hikaru28131-071A15Leuven2018
27Grischuk, Alexander2783Aronian, Levon27951/2-1/233A45Leuven2018
28Aronian, Levon2764Nakamura, Hikaru27691/2-1/242E10Norway2018
29Karjakin, Sergey2782Aronian, Levon27641/2-1/239E10Norway2018
30Aronian, Levon2764Caruana, Fabiano28221/2-1/228A46Norway2018
31Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2789Aronian, Levon27641/2-1/225E21Norway2018
32Aronian, Levon2764Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar28081-070D86Norway2018
33Carlsen, Magnus2843Aronian, Levon27641-031C67Norway2018
34Aronian, Levon2764So, Wesley27781/2-1/243E10Norway2018
35Anand, Viswanathan2760Aronian, Levon27641/2-1/231C65Norway2018
36Aronian, Levon2843Caruana, Fabiano28140-146B40Norway2018
37Carlsen, Magnus2965Aronian, Levon28430-152C65Norway2018
38Aronian, Levon2843Anand, Viswanathan27840-142C50Norway2018
39Ding, Liren2793Aronian, Levon28431/2-1/262E48Norway2018
40Aronian, Levon2843Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime28390-145B50Norway2018
41So, Wesley2824Aronian, Levon28431/2-1/244A05Norway2018
42Aronian, Levon2843Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27301-026C50Norway2018
43Karjakin, Sergey2838Aronian, Levon28431-039A01Norway2018
44Aronian, Levon2843Nakamura, Hikaru28690-141A18Norway2018
45Aronian, Levon2767Schroeder, Jan-Christian25551/2-1/228A13Germany2018
46Aronian, Levon2801Oleksienko, Mikhailo26151-040D37Germany2018
47Aronian, Levon2767Oleksiyenko, Mykhaylo26211-040D37Germany2018
48Tomashevsky, Evgeny2714Aronian, Levon27671/2-1/231A18Germany2018
49Aronian, Levon2794Bluebaum, Matthias26311/2-1/241D39Karlsruhe2018
50Caruana, Fabiano2784Aronian, Levon27941/2-1/232C67Karlsruhe2018