So, Wesley Age 28


Live Rating
FIDE Rating
#5 (active)
United States
#1 (active)
2822 - 01 Feb 2017
2784 World #6 (active)
2763 World #12 (active)
09 Oct 1993
Bacoor, Cavite, Philippines

Born in the Philippines, moved to USA in 2013, changed to US Federation in 2014.

Wesley So is the World Fischer Random Champion, after defeating Carlsen 13.5–2.5 in November 2019. Also, he is 3-time US Champion (2017, 2020, 2021).

Champion of the Philippines 2010 & 2011.

World Cup 2009, 2011 & 2013.

Represented the Philippines at the World U16 Olympiad 2007 (winning individual gold for board one) and the Olympiads of 2006, 2008, 2010 & 2012.

Best tournament results include winning the Dubai Open 2008, Corus Group C 2009, Battle of the Grandmaster 2008, 2009 & 2010, Quebec International Open 2012, Toronto International 2012, Calgary International 2013, Las Vegas International Open 2013, Universiade 2013, Unive Crown Group 2013, Capablanca Memorial 2014, ACP Golden Classic 2014, Millionaire Chess 2014, Bilbao Masters 2015, the Grand Chess Tour 2016, the Sinquefield Cup 2016, London Chess Classic 2016 and Tata Steel 2017.

Equal first at the Sigeman Tournament 2011, Reyjavik 2013

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Recent Games (Find more games)

#White PlayerRatingBlack PlayerRatingResultMovesECOSiteYear 
1So, Wesley2774Yoo, Christopher Woojin25630-148C42Saint Louis2022
2Liang, Awonder2608So, Wesley27741/2-1/234C47Saint Louis2022
3So, Wesley2771Dominguez Perez, Leinier27451/2-1/239D26Saint Louis2022
4Firouzja, Alireza2778So, Wesley27711-032C50Saint Louis2022
5Niemann, Hans Moke2688So, Wesley27710-159C42Saint Louis2022
6So, Wesley2771Aronian, Levon27591/2-1/243E04Saint Louis2022
7Nepomniachtchi, Ian2792So, Wesley27711/2-1/225E10Saint Louis2022
8So, Wesley2771Caruana, Fabiano27581-067C42Saint Louis2022
9Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2757So, Wesley27711/2-1/243C67Saint Louis2022
10Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2757So, Wesley27711/2-1/265D41Saint Louis2022
11So, Wesley2773Vidit, Santosh Gujrathi27141/2-1/267C55Chennai2022
12Can, Emre2606So, Wesley27731/2-1/232E06Chennai2022
13Mastrovasilis, Athanasios2527So, Wesley27730-154E48Chennai2022
14So, Wesley2773Praggnanandhaa R26481/2-1/233B30Chennai2022
15So, Wesley2773Melkumyan, Hrant26341-028B11Chennai2022
16So, Wesley2773Idani, Pouya26411/2-1/230B13Chennai2022
17Smirin, Ilia2601So, Wesley27731/2-1/231C67Chennai2022
18So, Wesley2773Sindarov, Javokhir26291-028D70Chennai2022
19Delgado Ramirez, Neuris2614So, Wesley27731/2-1/249C49Chennai2022
20So, Wesley2773Miguel, Sergio22741-042E48Chennai2022
21Nepomniachtchi, Ian2740So, Wesley27631-036A15Zagreb2022
22So, Wesley2763Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime27841/2-1/224D85Zagreb2022
23Dominguez Perez, Leinier2729So, Wesley27631-090C67Zagreb2022
24So, Wesley2763Saric, Ivan25501-037A10Zagreb2022
25So, Wesley2763Topalov, Veselin26671-036B51Zagreb2022
26Van Foreest, Jorden2609So, Wesley27631/2-1/246D26Zagreb2022
27So, Wesley2763Carlsen, Magnus28281/2-1/261C47Zagreb2022
28Firouzja, Alireza2791So, Wesley27631-036E46Zagreb2022
29So, Wesley2763Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar27781-051C42Zagreb2022
30So, Wesley2763Nepomniachtchi, Ian27401/2-1/249E32Zagreb2022
31Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2784So, Wesley27631/2-1/266A15Zagreb2022
32So, Wesley2763Dominguez Perez, Leinier27291/2-1/293A05Zagreb2022
33Saric, Ivan2550So, Wesley27630-171C65Zagreb2022
34Topalov, Veselin2667So, Wesley27631/2-1/216A16Zagreb2022
35So, Wesley2763Van Foreest, Jorden26090-155B15Zagreb2022
36Carlsen, Magnus2828So, Wesley27630-139C53Zagreb2022
37So, Wesley2763Firouzja, Alireza27911/2-1/248C67Zagreb2022
38Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar2778So, Wesley27630-127D40Zagreb2022
39So, Wesley2779Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar26991/2-1/266C50Zagreb2022
40Firouzja, Alireza2670So, Wesley27791/2-1/274C67Zagreb2022
41So, Wesley2779Carlsen, Magnus28471/2-1/269D10Zagreb2022
42Topalov, Veselin2627So, Wesley27791/2-1/237A20Zagreb2022
43So, Wesley2779Nepomniachtchi, Ian28211/2-1/278E04Zagreb2022
44Saric, Ivan2645So, Wesley27790-170C65Zagreb2022
45So, Wesley2779Van Foreest, Jorden26451-064C50Zagreb2022
46Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2764So, Wesley27791/2-1/245C67Zagreb2022
47Dominguez Perez, Leinier2726So, Wesley27791/2-1/255C67Zagreb2022
48Wang, Hao2744So, Wesley27661/2-1/228C67The Stavanger region2022
49So, Wesley2766Topalov, Veselin27301/2-1/232C67The Stavanger region2022
50Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime2750So, Wesley27661-039C67The Stavanger region2022