Past chess prodigy who’s among the highest ranked players on the planet and the very best participant in his indigenous Azerbaijan. He became a Grandmaster in the early age of 14. He’s acknowledged with repopularizing the King’s Indian Defence and in 2012 FIDE rated him the No. 1 participant in Azerbaijan as well as the fourth on the planet. He uses his mother’s surname because of prejudice against his father’s Jewish history. He defeated Garry Kasparov when he was simply 15 yrs . old.