Chess Player

Alexander Grischuk

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Age 40
Birthday October 311983
Birth Sign Scorpio
City Russia
Country Russia
Profession Chess Player

Alexander Grischuk is a famous Chess Player, born on October 31, 1983 in Russia. As of December 2022, Alexander Grischuk’s net worth is $5 Million. He became one of the greatest internet chess players in the world.

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Alexander Grischuk Biography

Russian chess Grandmaster and former child chess prodigy. He won the World Blitz Chess Championship in 2006. Alexander Igorevich Grischuk (Russian: Алекса́ндр И́горевич Грищу́к ; born October 31, 1983) is a Russian chess player. He was awarded the title of Grandmaster by FIDE in 2000. Grischuk was the Russian champion in 2009. He is also a three-time world blitz chess champion (in 2006, 2012 and 2015)..

He married fellow chess Grandmaster Natalia Zhukova.

In 1996, Grischuk finished in 21st place in the Boys Under-14 section of the World Youth Festival and tied for third place in the same section of the Disney Rapid Chess Championships.

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By January 1998 Grischuk had become a FIDE Master, finished 24th in the Moscow leg of the Russian Cup with 6/9, and finished 18th at Nizhnij Novgorod. He finished 44th in his first Russian Chess Championship, scoring 5/11 points, and was International Master and rating favourite when he tied for 8th place at the Boys Under 16 section of the World Youth Championships.

Alexander Grischuk Net Worth

Alexander Grischuk is one of the richest Chess Player & listed on most popular Chess Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Alexander Grischuk‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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At age seven, he was playing competitive chess internationally.

By January 1998 Grischuk had become a FIDE Master, finished 24th in the Moscow leg of the Russian Cup with 6/9, and finished 18th at Nizhnij Novgorod. He finished 44th in his first Russian Chess Championship, scoring 5/11 points, and was International Master and rating favourite when he tied for 8th place at the Boys Under 16 section of the World Youth Championships.

In January 1999, Grischuk tied for 13th at the Hotel Anibal Open, defeating third seed Artashes Minasian in the third round. He started strongly at the Hotel Ubeda Open but slipped to tie for 7th place with 6.5/10. At Bled Open in March he finished 9th with 6/9 and at the Biel MTO Open in July finished 11th with 7/10. At the Porto San Giorgio Grischuk finished 4th with 6.5/9. In November 1999, Grischuk scored 7/9 to share first place with Sergei Volkov at the Chigorin Memorial. He made four draws as reserve board at the European Team Championship held in Batumi then was knocked out of the Russian Championship in the quarterfinals by Alexei Bezgodov.

In the 2000 FIDE World Chess Championship, Grischuk reached the semifinals, losing to Alexei Shirov.

Who is Alexander Grischuk dating?

According to our records, Alexander Grischuk married to Kateryna Lagno. As of May 2022, Alexander Grischuk’s is not dating anyone.

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In the 2004 FIDE World Chess Championship he made it to the quarterfinals, where he lost 3−1 to eventual champion Rustam Kasimdzhanov.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Chess Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Russia. Alexander Grischuk celebrates birthday on October 31 of every year.

In September 2001, Grischuk scored 4/6 at the inaugural Russia-Chess Summit. In January 2002, he finished second at his first Corus event with 8.5/13, half a point behind Evgeny Bareev.

How good is Alexander Grischuk?

Grischuk has won two team gold-medals, three team silvers, one team bronze, and one individual bronze medal at Chess Olympiads. He also holds three team gold medals, one team silver and individual gold, two silver and one bronze from the World Team Chess Championship.

How old is Alexander Grischuk?

38 years (October 31, 1983)

How tall is Gmhikaru?

Hikaru Nakamura stands 5’7″ tall. When he was two years old, his family relocated to the United States. He was born in Hirakata, Osaka Prefecture, Japan, to an American mother, Carolyn Merrow Nakamura, a classically trained musician.

How tall is Kramnik?

6′ 5″

What is Magnus Carlsen’s IQ?

If you were to estimate Magnus Carlsen’s IQ, a figure of 190 would be a good estimation. What is the reason for choosing 190? Looking at other chess greats and what we know of their IQs gives us a good idea of a probable Magnus Carlsen IQ score. Bobby Fischer scored around 180, and Judit Polgar scored 170.

Grischuk finished in the top 10 in the 2005 FIDE World Cup, qualifying him for the 2007 Candidates Tournament in May–June 2007. He won his matches against Vladimir Malakhov (+2 −0 =3) and Sergei Rublevsky (tied at +1 −1 =4, winning the rapid playoff +2 −0 =1), to advance to the eight-player 2007 FIDE World Chess Championship. In that tournament he scored 5½ out of 14, placing last in the eight-player field.

In 2006 Grischuk won the World Blitz Chess Championship in Rishon Lezion, Israel, with 10½/15. He won his second World Blitz Championship in 2012 in Astana, Kazakhstan, with 20 points out of 30 games. In October 2015, Grischuk won the World Blitz Championship for the third time in Berlin with a score of 15½/21, half a point ahead of Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Vladimir Kramnik.

He has competed in five Candidates’ Tournaments: in 2007, 2011 (when he reached the final), 2013, 2018 and 2020. He also reached the semifinals of the 2000 FIDE World Championship.

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