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 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS - VESELIN TOPALOV
2015
 FIDE Rating
 Highest rating ever - 2826,5
 
2014
Bilbao (ESP)
Veselin won European Chess Club Cup titles while playing for  Socar  (Azarbaijan) 2014 
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2014
Tromso (NOR)
 Playing for Bulgaria at the Chess Olympiad Veselin won the gold  medal  on board one.
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2013
Warsaw (POL)
 Playing for Bulgaria at the European Team Chess  Championship Veselin won the gold medal on board one.
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2012
Eilat (ISR)
 Veselin won European Chess Club Cup titles while playing for Socar  (Azarbaijan) 2012. 
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2012-2013
 Overall winner of the 2nd FIDE grand Prix 
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2008
Bilbao (ESP)
 Winner of the 1st Grand Slam Final
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2005
Bulgaria
 Bulgarian Sportperson of the Year 
 
2005
Bulgaria
 Bulgarian Person of the Year 
 
2005
 Chess Oscar Winner
 
2005
 World number one ranking over a period of 2 years and three months
 
2005
San Luis (ARG)
 World Chess Champion
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1999
 Bugojno (BIH)
 Veselin won European Chess Club Cup titles while playing for Bosnia  (Sarajevo) 1999. 
 
1992
 Becomes a grandmaster 
 
1989
Aguadilla
 World Under-14 Championship 1989 
 

 

 

 

Career highlights
Achievements

Current
Grand Chess Tour 2017 - Paris (June 21st - 25th)

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Topalov Chess Foundation       

 

 

Topalov Chess Foundation

 

TOP 10 - Live Chess Ratings

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Topalov - Anand 1:0
1st MTel Masters, Sofia (round 6)

Carlsen - Topalov 0:1
3rd Sinquefield Cup, Saint Louis (round 1)

Topalov - Kramnik 1:0
Corus 2008, Wijk aan Zee (round 9)

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