Tomasz Markowski (chess player)

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Tomasz Markowski
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Full nameTomasz Markowski
Country Poland
Born (1975-07-30) 30 July 1975 (age 44)
Głogów, Poland
TitleGrandmaster (1998)
FIDE rating2546 (December 2019)
Peak rating2632 (September 2009)

Tomasz Markowski (born 30 July 1975 in Głogów) is a Polish chess Grandmaster.

Chess career[edit]

He won the Polish Chess Championship in 1993, 1998, 1999, 2003, and 2007. He also represented Poland five-times in Chess Olympiads.[1] In 2000 he won a bronze medal at the European Individual Chess Championship in Saint-Vincent, Italy.[2] Markowski won at Geneva (1995, 2000) and shared for fourth at the 2004 Aeroflot Open in Moscow.

Markowski was awarded the GM title in 1998.

Chess strength[edit]

According to Chessmetrics his best single performance was at POL-ch 60th Warsaw, 2003, where he scored 10,5 of 13 possible points (81%) against 2520-rated opposition, for a performance rating of 2700.[3]

In September 2009, FIDE list his Elo rating is 2632. His peak rating was 2610 on the July and October 2003 rating lists.[4] He has been in the top 100 players in the world twice. In July 2003 he was ranked 87th in the world, and on the October 2003 list he was 88th.[5]

Notable games[edit]


  1. ^ Bartelski, Wojciech. "Men's Chess Olympiads: Markowski, Tomasz". Retrieved 24 June 2009.
  2. ^ "European Men Championship, Saint Vincent, July 3–14, 2000". Retrieved 24 June 2009.
  3. ^ Sonas, Jeff. "Event Details: POL-ch 60th Warsaw, 2003". Retrieved 24 June 2009.
  4. ^ "Rating Progress Chart: Markowski, Tomasz". World Chess Federation. Retrieved 24 June 2009.
  5. ^ "Top lists records: Markowski, Tomasz". World Chess Federation. Retrieved 24 June 2009.

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