Humpy Koneru
Humpy Koneru

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Name: Humpy Koneru
Occupation: Chess Player
Gender: Female
Birth Day: March 31, 1987
Age: 33
Country: India
Zodiac Sign: Aries

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Humpy Koneru

Humpy Koneru was born on March 31, 1987 in India (33 years old). Humpy Koneru is a Chess Player, zodiac sign: Aries. Find out Humpy Konerunet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.


She and the Polgar sisters are considered to be the best female chess players in the world.

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020


Salary 2020

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Before Fame

She became the youngest woman ever to become a Grandmaster in 2002.

Biography Timeline


Koneru won three gold medals at the World Youth Chess Championship: in 1997 (under-10 girls' division), 1998 (under-12 girls) and 2000 (under-14 girls). In 1999, at the Asian Youth Chess Championship, held in Ahmedabad, she won the under-12 section, competing with the boys. In 2001 Koneru won the World Junior Girls Championship. In the following year's edition, she tied for first place with Zhao Xue, but placed second on tiebreak. Koneru competed with the boys in the 2004 World Junior Championship, which was won by Pentala Harikrishna and tied for fifth place, finishing tenth on countback with a score of 8.5/13 points.


Koneru won the British Women's Championship in 2000 and in 2002. In 2003, she won the 10th Asian Women's Individual Championship and the Indian Women's Championship. In 2005, she won the North Urals Cup, a round-robin tournament held in Krasnoturyinsk, Russia featuring ten of the strongest female players in the world at the time.


She participated in the Women's World Chess Championship for the first time in 2004 and since then, she has competed in every edition of the event held with the knockout format. Koneru reached the semifinals in 2004, 2008 and 2010.


In 2009, she tied for 1st–4th with Alexander Areshchenko, Magesh Panchanathan and Evgenij Miroshnichenko in the Mumbai Mayor Cup.

In 2009, Koneru accused the All India Chess Federation of preventing her from participating in the 37th Chess Olympiad in Turin. Her father Koneru Ashok, who was coaching her, was not allowed to travel with her for tournaments.


In August 2014 she married Dasari Anvesh. Currently she is working with ONGC Ltd.


She gave birth to a baby daughter who is named Ahana in 2017.


In 2019, she became women's World Rapid champion after coming back from a two-year maternity sabbatical.

Family Life

Humpy was born and raised in India.

πŸŽ‚ Upcoming Birthday

Currently, Humpy Koneru is 35 years, 2 months and 26 days old. Humpy Koneru will celebrate 36th birthday on a Friday 31st of March 2023. Below we countdown to Humpy Koneru upcoming birthday.


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