Ferenc Berkes

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Ferenc Berkes
Ferenc Berkes (2010)
Full name Ferenc Berkes
Country Hungary
Born (1985-08-08) August 8, 1985 (age 29)
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2664 (June 2015)
(No. 66 in the September 2012 FIDE World Rankings)
Peak rating 2706 (September 2011)
The native form of this personal name is Berkes Ferenc. This article uses the Western name order.

Ferenc Berkes (born August 8, 1985) is a Grandmaster of chess from Hungary. He is a three-time Hungarian Chess Champion, winning in 2004, 2007 and 2010. In 2002, he was World Under 18 Champion.[1] In 2004 he tied for 4th–16th in the 3rd Aeroflot Open in Moscow.[2] He took part in the Chess World Cup 2011, but was eliminated in the second round by Zahar Efimenko.[3]


  1. ^ Crowther, Mark (2002-11-25). "TWIC 420: World Youth Chess Championships". Chess.co.uk. Retrieved 13 November 2011. 
  2. ^ Crowther, Mark (2004-03-01). "TWIC 486: 3rd Aeroflot Chess Festival". Chess.co.uk. Retrieved 31 December 2011. 
  3. ^ Crowther, Mark (2011-09-21). "The Week in Chess: FIDE World Cup Khanty-Mansiysk 2011". London Chess Center. Retrieved 24 November 2011. 

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