It's says that he's second, but isn't he first?


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    This is a question for FIDE not Chess SE. In a year's time it will be useless and I don't think it is particularly useful now.
    – Brian Towers
    Jul 10 at 12:54
  • @BrianTowers By that time, Hu may indeed be on first. Jul 10 at 19:59

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FIDE says he's 1st for active Asian players, so there can only be one inactive player who still has a rating so high: Garry Kasparov! (apparently somehow rank 0 among active players)

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