Five Armenian chess players have made it to FIDE’s February rating released today.
Grandmaster Gabriel Sargissian is the highest ranking Armenian player in men’s ranking and is placed 41st in the list. Haik Martirosyan is 51st.
Norway’s Magnus Carlsen tops the ranking, followed by Ian Nepomnyashchiy (Russia) and Liren Ding (China). Levon Aronian, who currently represents the United States, is 17th on the list.
Elina Danialian ranks 35th in women’s rating. Lilit Mkrtchian and Anna Sargsyan are placed 68th and 73rd, respectively. Yifan Hou of China tops the ranking.