Top 10 female chess players 

Arguably, 9 out of 10 instances will vote Chess to be an immensely splendid game that enhances brain activity and also caters to recreational proclivity. Unsurprisingly, this common board game is extremely popular among students along with adults, and rightfully so . Being a chess player is a matter of being able to prove your intellect integrity and being able to anticipate and identify the next moves of the opponent depending on the previous ones. There are games which are easy to play but tough to learn…and there are games like chess which is easy to learn but very difficult to master. A single move in chess can make or break your game.

Although the male domination is quite visible in this  particular game as of this moment, here is a list of top ten female chess players who have pioneering roles for the future generation of female chess players! And it certainly doesn’t hurt if they have the elegance to be identified as beauty with brain.

Top 10 female chess players 

10 . Antoaneta Stefanova

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This 36 year old Bulgarian female chess player who has got beauty with brain bags the tenth position in this list of top ten female chess players .  She got her chess lessons from none other than her father and not only she is a chess grand master but is also the holder of the title of women’s chess champion for 2004 through 2006. According to the official world chess federation, she ranks 2499 currently. Previously her peak rating used to be 2560 which is pretty impressive for such a pretty face. She is the perfect example that  beautiful people can have impressive intellect too.

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9 . Alexandra Kosteniuk

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This Russian chess player is the number ninth on this list not just because of the looks, but the high functioning brain she possesses. She was successful finalist at women’s world champion at the age of 17.She also is a renowned grandmaster. According to FIDE or world chess federation. Her peak rank is 2543. And the current rating stands out to be an impressive number of 2520 .It is noteworthy that she has all these titles and accomplishments at such a young age of 31. This beauty with brain is a very talented among top ten female chess players.

8 . Kateryna Lagno

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Belonging from Russia  (originally from Ukraine ) , this beautiful chess player is a grandmaster, a women grandmaster, holds the ranking of 2530 currently according to world chess federation and her peak rating has been 2557 as in January 2012.She has achieved all these titles and she is only 25 years old. Most people won’t believe that a title such a grandmaster can be gotten under the age of 30, but here is a living example of such a scenario. Amazing combination of beauty with brain, isn’t it?

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