Veselin Topalov

Veselin Aleksandrov Topalov (pronoonced [vɛsɛˈlin toˈpɑlof]; Bulgarie: Веселин Александров Топалов; born 15 March 1975) is a Bulgarie chess grandmaster.

Veselin Topalov
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Veselin Topalov, Warsaw 2013
Full nameVeselin Topalov
(Веселин Топалов)
KintraBulgarie
Born (1975-03-15) 15 Mairch 1975 (age 45)
Ruse, Bulgarie
TeetleGrandmaster
Warld Champion2005–06 (FIDE)
FIDE ratin2767 (September 2020)
(No. 2-3 in the Julie 2015 FIDE Warld Rankins)
Peak ratin2816 (July 2015)

Topalov acame the FIDE Warld Chess Champion bi winnin the FIDE Warld Chess Championship 2005. He lost his teetle in the Warld Chess Championship 2006 match against Vladimir Kramnik. He won the 2005 Chess Oscar.[1]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Chess Oscar 2005 for Veselin Topalov". ChessBase