Caruana, Fabiano Age 27


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#2 (active)
United States
#1 (active)
2844 - 01 Oct 2014
2791 World #8 (active)
2774 World #14 (active)
30 Jul 1992
Miami, Florida, U.S.

FM in 2002, IM in 2005, GM in 2007. Youngest ever grandmaster from the United States (until Ray Robson beat his record by four days) as well as Italy due to dual citizenship. Will challenge Magnus Carlsen for the world championship in London in November 2018.

Pan-American U10 champion 2002, Pan-American U12 champion 2003, Italian Champion 2007, 2008, 2010 & 2011, US Champion 2016

Played in the World Cup 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017; also played in the Grand Prix Series 2013-14 & 2014-2015; Candidate 2016 & 2018, winning in 2018.

Major tournament successes include wins at Corus Group C 2008, Corus Group B 2009, Biel 2010, Reykjavik 2012, Dortmund 2012, 2014 & 2015, Zurich 2013, Kings Tournament 2013, Sinquefield Cup 2014; =1st at the Gashimov Memorial 2016, =1st Isle of Man Open 2016, 1st in the London Classic 2017, 1st at the GRENKE Classic 2018 and 1st at the Altibox Norway event.

Represented Italy on board one at the Olympiads held in 2008, 2010, 2012 & 2014. Won individual gold at the Mitropa Cup in 2008, 2009 & 2010, and team gold in 2010. Won individual gold at the European Club Championship 2014.

Has been continuously in the top 100 of the world's players since October 2008. Highest ranking to date: world #2.

Highest ever live rating was 2851.3 after winning the Sinquefield Cup 2014 with 8.5/10. He was in the Italian Chess Federation when he achieved this, which is why the Italian flag is next to his name on the HIghest Ever Live Rating list.

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Recent Games (Find more games)

#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1Caruana, Fabiano2774Aronian, Levon28181/2-1/247C65Bucharest2019
2Le, Quang Liem2680Caruana, Fabiano27741-036B47Bucharest2019
3Caruana, Fabiano2774Korobov, Anton27711-034B90Bucharest2019
4Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2740Caruana, Fabiano27741-034E32Bucharest2019
5Karjakin, Sergey2829Caruana, Fabiano27741-058B40Bucharest2019
6Caruana, Fabiano2774Giri, Anish27401/2-1/261B23Bucharest2019
7So, Wesley2763Caruana, Fabiano27741-018A06Bucharest2019
8Caruana, Fabiano2774Artemiev, Vladislav27790-132B28Bucharest2019
9Anand, Viswanathan2791Caruana, Fabiano27741-062C16Bucharest2019
10Aronian, Levon2818Caruana, Fabiano27741/2-1/239C58Bucharest2019
11Caruana, Fabiano2774Le, Quang Liem26801/2-1/294B31Bucharest2019
12Korobov, Anton2771Caruana, Fabiano27741-050E54Bucharest2019
13Caruana, Fabiano2774Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27400-168C77Bucharest2019
14Caruana, Fabiano2774Karjakin, Sergey28291-028A16Bucharest2019
15Giri, Anish2740Caruana, Fabiano27741/2-1/281A06Bucharest2019
16Caruana, Fabiano2774So, Wesley27630-150A30Bucharest2019
17Artemiev, Vladislav2779Caruana, Fabiano27741/2-1/254D00Bucharest2019
18Caruana, Fabiano2774Anand, Viswanathan27911-055C65Bucharest2019
19Korobov, Anton2798Caruana, Fabiano27911/2-1/251D31Bucharest2019
20Caruana, Fabiano2791Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27340-150C53Bucharest2019
21Anand, Viswanathan2757Caruana, Fabiano27911-034C55Bucharest2019
22Caruana, Fabiano2791Artemiev, Vladislav27680-130A21Bucharest2019
23Le, Quang Liem2746Caruana, Fabiano27910-134E54Bucharest2019
24Caruana, Fabiano2791Karjakin, Sergey27561-099A16Bucharest2019
25Caruana, Fabiano2791So, Wesley28021-036C53Bucharest2019
26Giri, Anish2705Caruana, Fabiano27911/2-1/268A40Bucharest2019
27Caruana, Fabiano2791Aronian, Levon27680-149A29Bucharest2019
28Nakamura, Hikaru2745Caruana, Fabiano28121/2-1/231C42Douglas2019
29Caruana, Fabiano2812Anton Guijarro, David26741-058A27Douglas2019
30Carlsen, Magnus2876Caruana, Fabiano28121/2-1/225A28Douglas2019
31Caruana, Fabiano2812Aronian, Levon27581/2-1/238A29Douglas2019
32Grischuk, Alexander2759Caruana, Fabiano28121/2-1/242A20Douglas2019
33Caruana, Fabiano2812Fedoseev, Vladimir26641-044B31Douglas2019
34McShane, Luke J2682Caruana, Fabiano28121/2-1/285C48Douglas2019
35Caruana, Fabiano2812Wang, Hao27261/2-1/246C42Douglas2019
36Shirov, Alexei2664Caruana, Fabiano28120-152B90Douglas2019
37Caruana, Fabiano2812Sevian, Samuel26541-053A20Douglas2019
38Zhang, Zhong2636Caruana, Fabiano28120-156A45Douglas2019
39Caruana, Fabiano2818Karjakin, Sergey27501/2-1/252A29Saint Louis2019
40Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2764Caruana, Fabiano28181/2-1/237E32Saint Louis2019
41Ding, Liren2805Caruana, Fabiano28181-057E10Saint Louis2019
42Caruana, Fabiano2818Anand, Viswanathan27561/2-1/244E10Saint Louis2019
43Giri, Anish2779Caruana, Fabiano28181/2-1/250E10Saint Louis2019
44Caruana, Fabiano2818Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27781/2-1/253B90Saint Louis2019
45So, Wesley2776Caruana, Fabiano28181/2-1/236A20Saint Louis2019
46Caruana, Fabiano2818Aronian, Levon27651-053C65Saint Louis2019
47Carlsen, Magnus2882Caruana, Fabiano28181/2-1/243E10Saint Louis2019
48Caruana, Fabiano2818Nepomniachtchi, Ian27741/2-1/235B90Saint Louis2019
49Nakamura, Hikaru2743Caruana, Fabiano28181/2-1/243C80Saint Louis2019
50Caruana, Fabiano2772Ding, Liren27790-126B13Saint Louis2019