Born on December 11th, 1969, FIDE Rapid rating: 2748, FIDE Blitz rating: 2825
Vishvanatan Anand was the FIDE World Champion in 2000-2002, also successfully completed the World Championship by winning first place the same years . The representative of India won the gold medal at the 2007 World Championship in a uniform format. The grandmaster was named the fastest chess player in the world in 2003 and 2017. Vishvanatan Anand has received six Oscars in chess.