Arkadij Naiditsch is, for many years,
Germany's undisputed Number One chess player.
As an outstanding scorer and constant pillar of his team, OSG Baden-Baden, Arkadij won the 9th Championship title in series with 30:0 points in April 2014 with his team. His previous best Elo rating of 2737 points in December 2013 earned Number 18 in the world ranking list.
At the beginning of 2013, Arkadij won the B Group at Tata Steel, the prestigious Dutch tournament in Wijk aan Zee, thereby qualifying for the A Group the following year.
The winning of the European Champion Title as the top board and leader of the German National team in the 2011 Greek Porto Carras, was sensational.More information