Aronian, Levon Age 36


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#11 (active)
#1 (active)
2830 - 01 Mar 2014
2802 World #7 (active)
2854 World #4 (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 
1Aronian, Levon2854Anand, Viswanathan27861/2-1/239C53Kolkata2018
2Karjakin, Sergey2753Aronian, Levon27651/2-1/256C84Kolkata2018
3Aronian, Levon2854Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar28081-028D02Kolkata2018
4So, Wesley2771Aronian, Levon28541/2-1/275A16Kolkata2018
5Ganguly, Surya Shekhar2547Aronian, Levon28541/2-1/251A07Kolkata2018
6Aronian, Levon2854Harikrishna, Pentala27061-058C53Kolkata2018
7Nakamura, Hikaru2893Aronian, Levon28541/2-1/249C69Kolkata2018
8Aronian, Levon2854Praggnanandhaa R23661-054B13Kolkata2018
9Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi2727Aronian, Levon28540-146A46Kolkata2018
10Anand, Viswanathan2786Aronian, Levon28540-138C84Kolkata2018
11Aronian, Levon2854Karjakin, Sergey28361-082B13Kolkata2018
12Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2808Aronian, Levon28541/2-1/268E20Kolkata2018
13Aronian, Levon2854So, Wesley27711/2-1/263A06Kolkata2018
14Aronian, Levon2854Ganguly, Surya Shekhar25471/2-1/248C55Kolkata2018
15Harikrishna, Pentala2706Aronian, Levon28541-041C88Kolkata2018
16Aronian, Levon2854Nakamura, Hikaru28931/2-1/238A46Kolkata2018
17Praggnanandhaa R2366Aronian, Levon28540-149C69Kolkata2018
18Aronian, Levon2854Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi27271/2-1/277C53Kolkata2018
19Aronian, Levon2802Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27941/2-1/237E10Kolkata2018
20Harikrishna, Pentala2743Aronian, Levon28021-095C67Kolkata2018
21Aronian, Levon2802Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi26601/2-1/229A30Kolkata2018
22Ganguly, Surya Shekhar2608Aronian, Levon28020-148C53Kolkata2018
23Karjakin, Sergey2792Aronian, Levon28021/2-1/264C67Kolkata2018
24Aronian, Levon2802So, Wesley28081-042A06Kolkata2018
25Anand, Viswanathan2737Aronian, Levon28021/2-1/238C67Kolkata2018
26Aronian, Levon2802Nihal Sarin21271-048C63Kolkata2018
27Nakamura, Hikaru2844Aronian, Levon28021/2-1/247C67Kolkata2018
28Aronian, Levon2780Deac, Bogdan-Daniel25941/2-1/234E10Douglas2018
29Jones, Gawain C2677Aronian, Levon27801-051C53Douglas2018
30Aronian, Levon2780Short, Nigel D26521-049A21Douglas2018
31Adhiban, Baskaran2668Aronian, Levon27801/2-1/231C49Douglas2018
32Aronian, Levon2780Kovalev, Vladislav26641/2-1/230C84Douglas2018
33Gelfand, Boris2701Aronian, Levon27801/2-1/218A40Douglas2018
34Aronian, Levon2780Sevian, Samuel26341/2-1/231C17Douglas2018
35Wagner, Dennis2572Aronian, Levon27800-152B06Douglas2018
36Aronian, Levon2780Kolosowski, Mateusz24481-036B47Douglas2018
37Nisipeanu, Liviu-Dieter2661Aronian, Levon27801/2-1/231C67Batumi2018
38Aronian, Levon2780Caruana, Fabiano28271/2-1/228C42Batumi2018
39Aronian, Levon2780Caruana, Fabiano28271/2-1/227C42Batumi2018
40Anand, Viswanathan2771Aronian, Levon27801/2-1/231C53Batumi2018
41Aronian, Levon2780Duda, Jan Krzysztof27391/2-1/232A25Batumi2018
42Aronian, Levon2780Duda, Jan Krzysztof27391/2-1/232A20Batumi2018
43Kovalev, Vladislav2664Aronian, Levon27801/2-1/230C48Batumi2018
44Georgiev, Kiril2590Aronian, Levon27801/2-1/231D30Batumi2018
45Aronian, Levon2780Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar28200-148C80Batumi2018
46Banikas, Hristos2601Aronian, Levon27800-164A41Batumi2018
47Aronian, Levon2780Yilmaz, Mustafa26331/2-1/231A13Batumi2018
48Aronian, Levon2780Jumabayev, Rinat26051-040B42Batumi2018
49Giri, Anish2782Aronian, INT2018
50Aronian, Levon2767Giri, INT2018