Latest Approved FIDE Titles

Latest Approved FIDE Titles

| 7 | Chess Players

At the recent FIDE Presidential Board meeting held in Istanbul, new chess titles were awarded to the players achieving the necessary results.  The new Grandmasters included Scotland's top female player, Ketevan Arakhamia-Grant (originally from Georgia).

A list of new GM titles awarded is below and full details of all the other titles awarded can be found here.  Congratulations to all those who were honoured!


Name Country 
Simonian, Hrair ARM
Wang, Rui CHN
Edouard, Romain FRA
Hammer, Jon Ludvig NOR
Sanchez, Joseph PHI
Jakubowski, Krzysztof POL
Lintchevski, Daniil RUS 
Kryakvin, Dmitry RUS
Shimanov, Aleksandr RUS
Arakhamia-Grant, Ketevan SCO
Salem, A.R. Saleh UAE
Eryomenko, Volodymyr UKR 
Vovk, Andrey UKR 
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