|Birth Day||July 3, 1985|
|Age||35 YEARS OLD|
A Ukrainian chess master who is one of the world's most highly ranked chess players.
He first became a Grandmaster in 2002.
He won the U-14 World Youth Chess Championship in 1999.
His family was highly encouraging in his childhood pursuit of chess.
He competes against many of the world's top players including Levon Aronian.