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Middle East, North Africa, Greater Arabia Ratings Table


Note: the ratings of players with low 'Experience' figures (especially less than 400) should be regarded as provisional. How ratings are calculated.

RankNameCountryBMAB no.BMAB titleLast 300 PRBMAB exp.RatingExperience
1Dorel LeonRomania00561Master M14.80492961,691.01342
2Yasin OkalTurkey00471Master M13.92641301,670.65130
3Patrick GebeiliFrance00744Advanced A17.70462201,653.99220
4Burak ÇulhacıTurkey00731Grandmaster G33.83686621,650.07692
5Michihito KageyamaJapan00108Grandmaster G02.782313361,641.651509
6Ali NazeriIran 00304Advanced A27.58691321,640.79132
7Victor AshkenaziUnited States00201Grandmaster G03.095816961,637.531736
8Cuneyt Argun GencTurkey00472Grandmaster G33.79722211,635.08232
9Tim CrossUnited Kingdom00134Grandmaster G23.809450961,628.305096
10Amir GolegolabIran 00401Grandmaster G33.70281881,618.57188
11Nick BlasierUnited States00369Master M14.915015561,616.281586
12Kamran SharifiIran 004125.5741661,614.0266
13Joe BernabaLebanon00700Grandmaster G33.91951691,613.84169
14Saeed MousaviIran 00187Advanced A17.06163271,608.20327
15Saleh FarjallahLebanon00701Advanced A28.28841201,607.79120
16Salar RasoolzadehIran 001921,601.14160
17Jalil KhaliliIran 00178Master M25.45466301,597.82630
18Sander LylloffDenmark00809Grandmaster G22.70072451,594.00328
19Dagfinn SnarheimNorway00618Grandmaster G13.40968951,593.08959
20Sajed AbbasiIran 002791,592.0680
21Marc OlsenDenmark00143Grandmaster G23.71716571,582.40733
22Fady AsmarLebanon0070611.7561711,581.3371
23Ali VafadarIran 006555.6370651,580.3665
24Jürgen OrlowskiGermany006544.8096421,579.00165
25Alaattin OzaltunTurkey00475Master M25.21461211,575.97121
26Paul KaramLebanon0070511.0268351,575.6535
27İbrahim KaracaTurkey00476Master M25.07852431,573.52256
28Roohollah Amiri AndyIran 00176Master M14.25425211,572.08521
29Irshad KhanPakistan0089312.7650491,571.6949
30Erhan YenisenTurkey00470Master M13.90231211,571.48130
31Milad MomeniIran 00410Advanced A17.44911321,569.53132
32Joseph AbboudLebanon0070713.0229351,567.8335
33Zdeněk ŽižkaCzechia00167Grandmaster G12.80358321,564.97964
34Smbat PogosyanArmenia008886.6079631,564.1063
35Steve SaxUnited States00169Grandmaster G23.603643701,561.304495
36Sebastian WilkinsonUnited Kingdom00185Grandmaster G23.395214361,561.261545
37Dincer GunesUnknown Country1,561.0244
38Masayuki MochizukiJapan00110Super Grandmaster S22.682332351,558.353336
39Umur ArasTurkey00811Master M13.93101261,557.91148
40Stefan ParlowAustria00209Master M25.717423571,556.472411
41Ali Cetin BeleneTurkey00469Grandmaster G12.91183751,554.49375
42Thomas MyhrDenmark00150Grandmaster G23.539623311,548.012451
43Soinguli AmirovGeorgia1,546.1427
44Jamil DaouLebanon008838.5938561,545.1256
45Mahmoud AbbasiIran 007565.7498281,544.9128
46Nihal El BeainoLebanon0089016.6813561,543.8456
47Bariş Bülent MuzoğluUnknown Country1,540.639
48Giti OmidiIran 0065916.3545551,539.8555
49Mohammadreza Moienfar1,539.3911
50Heribert LindnerGermany005906.4556811,537.88150
51Houshidar IldariIran 001881,537.5169
52Aidin MehtarIran 00285Advanced A17.49402531,537.14253
53Ihsan EstepeTurkey1,536.409
54Avni ErdogrucaTurkey1,536.289
55Murat TopcuTurkey1,535.929
56David PresserIsrael00121Grandmaster G23.40662281,534.46235
57Kerim LokmanUnknown Country1,532.709
58Alp YilmazUnknown Country1,532.369
59Simon BargetUnited Kingdom00153Grandmaster G33.75332611,532.32514
60Sebahattin GokUnknown Country1,532.329
61Lili EsmaeiliIran 0066013.1095551,531.2855
62Hasret BekarTurkey1,531.019
63Amir EshraghiIran 00177Grandmaster G33.72579341,530.05943
64Cem CirakogluTurkey1,529.859
65Shahrooz ZareiIran 001801,529.7433
66Moore WisenerIreland00747Advanced A39.69591131,527.34113
67Mustafa GuneralpUnknown Country1,526.357
68Mohammadreza AminiIran 001751,525.7333
69T. Ucarer1,523.365
70Kamyar Karimi1,521.3055
71Karen DavisUnited States00345Master M26.134819061,518.592043
72Caner CetinTurkey008083.6016981,518.2698
73Mehmet CakiciWBGF008605.8490981,515.06105
74Farhang ShahidaraIran 00306Master M25.04424271,513.66427
75Fati̇h Belli̇ci̇Unknown Country1,513.2018
76Cesur KayaUnknown Country1,512.2418
77Cihangir ÇetinelTurkey00846Master M36.34803031,509.74325
78Didi1,509.3522
79Aykut UzelTurkey008125.4177981,508.85124
80David KlausaUnited States00616Master M14.884410851,507.261119
81Bahareh TalaeiIran 002831,506.3214
82Farid Al ChaktiLebanon0074210.8636281,505.7528
83Reza RajabiIran 00656Master M36.60132221,505.12222
84Ozan ÖzgürTurkey00728Master M14.15391331,504.70133
85Joe KarkourLebanon007399.4773911,503.1691
86Sharif HashemLebanon007387.8601421,500.2242
87Dirk SchiemannGermany00117Grandmaster G13.03714471,499.22505
88Omid IrannejadIran 006629.2966661,494.5266
89Mohammadreza MoeinfarIran 001905.0052661,491.44319
90Hamidreza ShahrokhiIran 001931,489.47292
91Feza DiyarbekirTurkey00478Master M36.10491341,487.73134
92Nima ArdalanIran 007574.0634771,486.7477
93Jakob RasmussenDenmark00715Grandmaster G23.49857181,486.23718
94Farhad HeydariIran 00758Master M25.46441431,486.11143
95Peter HallbergDenmark00311Master M35.754415591,483.551589
96Ayhan YazUnknown Country1,480.169
97Can OymakUnknown Country1,479.709
98Iman HabibiUnknown Country1,479.669
99Ridvan SezerUnknown Country1,478.499
100Ozkin1,478.165
101Mehrdad Jeiran ZadehUnknown Country1,476.3411
102Naim Onur TezmenTurkey1,476.049
103Rony SadekLebanon0070813.3577711,475.8871
104Krasimira ZlatinoviaUnknown Country1,475.467
105Harun Tekmi̇lUnknown Country1,475.4511
106Ayman HamadehLebanon00891Advanced A39.79641331,475.31133
107Oğuzhan ŞenerUnknown Country1,474.4911
108Recep UralTurkey1,474.097
109Mohammad Amin ShaUnknown Country1,473.227
110Bakar MatikashviliGeorgia008104.7535981,473.01116
111Marcel Büker009029.7286351,472.9874
112Emrullah CosarTurkey1,472.5939
113Bogac SihogluUnknown Country1,472.039
114Reza BarmayehvarTurkey1,471.059
115Shahrouz Zarei1,470.5311
116Mustafa Kemal ArslanUnknown Country1,469.559
117Erkan NayirTurkey1,469.549
118Arash AfroozianIran 00755Grandmaster G33.75603671,469.44367
119Jeremy SherrUnknown Country1,469.229
120Meisam AbbasiIran 002781,469.0687
121Oktay KurhanTurkey1,468.909
122Soroush AsadiIran 002801,467.837
123Hassan MokdadLebanon00745Advanced A38.93561411,466.96141
124Mustafa Neset AltuntaşTurkey00473Master M25.00581211,466.18121
125Ziad AmineLebanon0088714.0708561,465.8556
126Mohammad Davood DavaeiIran 0028611.1348661,463.2766
127Mohammadamin ShafeiIran 004115.9651661,459.7266
128Francoise Albrando CrosbiePhilippines0088914.2139561,458.4956
129Eva ŽižkováCzechia001685.0586701,458.16478
130Nehme MoujaessLebanon0088415.5238561,456.6356
131Masoud AghdamIran 00174Advanced A39.14344041,453.36404
132Dori RadyLebanon007467.3289701,452.7570
133Mais MohammedCanada0089214.4454561,452.5556
134Mohammadhosein EbrahimiIran 00413Master M25.02203351,452.53335
135Toni BernabaLebanon00499Master M13.13501161,452.36293
136Ashkan YahyazadehIran 002845.4140661,452.2694
137Cristian GhenaRomania007409.3987281,450.0028
138Pat Keene1,449.4618
139Vladimir AndonovicNorth Macedonia0088614.7546561,449.1156
140Hesam SoleimaniIran 001791,447.7858
141Pouria MahoutiIran 00303Advanced A28.51681321,447.43132
142Bulent BaharTurkey00474Master M25.20041211,437.99135
143Amir MojtabaviIran 00191Advanced A39.88961671,436.69167
144Maryam FahimiIran 006618.1125661,434.5566
145Ido LeviIsrael00502Grandmaster G33.89551681,432.55168
146Alireza SarabiIran 00528Master M35.57051001,430.20117
147Jessica RaadLebanon0070919.7210351,427.2535
148Tabet TabetLebanon007029.7071351,425.6635
149Jean Abi HaidarLebanon007037.3696711,424.9671
150Hossein AghiliIran 00481Master M15.04413891,422.60389
151Ali Al DaftariIraq0073711.7712751,417.8575
152Ali BagheriIran 00482Advanced A38.75741971,402.60197
153Pouya RajabiIran 0030510.5224661,400.0966
154Karim Abou AbsiLebanon007048.7403711,396.0971
155Babak MoradiIran 004028.2981661,393.9166
156Mete TopcuogluTurkey00480Advanced A39.05311211,392.02121
157Rabieh AdnanLebanon007439.6272981,388.1498
158Amin ShahvalizadehIran 002824.4806941,387.2894
159Bulent KarabulutTurkey00477Master M35.62891211,339.12121
160Mohammadreza ShahabiIran 0028710.6537661,331.4366
161Kian GhodsIran 00281Advanced A16.89782261,330.84226

Ratings for new players start at 1,500. Players are removed from the rating table if they have not recorded any results for 15 full seasons.

Last result added on 2023-01-28.

How ratings are calculated.