Teimour Radjabov

Teimour Radjabov (also spelled Teymur Rajabov; Azerbaijani: Teymur Rəcəbov; born 12 Mairch 1987) is an Azerbaijani chess Grandmaster an umwhile Warld Junior Chess Champion. On the October 2012 FIDE ratin list, he wis ranked nummer four in the warld an haed an Elo ratin o 2793,[1] makin him the fowert heichest ratit player in history.

Teimour Radjabov
Teimour Radjabov in 2012
Born (1987-03-12) 12 Mairch 1987 (age 35)
Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, Soviet Union
TeetleGrandmaster (2001)
FIDE ratin2733 (Mey 2022) 2710
Peak ratin2793 (November 2012)
RankinNo. 20 (December 2014)
Peak rankinNo. 4 (October 2012)

Radjabov earned the title o Grandmaster in Mairch 2001 at the age o 14, makin him the second-yoongest Grandmaster in history at that time. In 2003, Radjabov defeated Garry Kasparov, Viswanathan Anain, an Ruslan Ponomariov wi the black pieces. he is probably the first player ever tae beat thee former an reignin FIDE Warld Chess Champions wi the black pieces in one year. radjabov reached the semi-finals (earnin a bronze medal) at the FIDE Warld Chess Championship o 2004.


  1. "Top lists records: Teimour Radjabov". FIDE. Retrieved 14 December 2016.

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