Ar-Razi

Ar-Razi

Ar-Razi Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Ar-Razi was one of the best Shatranj players of his time. He obtained the title of Aliyat in the year 847 after beating Al-Adli. He...
Al-Adli (800-870)

Al-Adli (800-870)

Al-Adli (800-870) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Al-Adli was the strongest player during the caliphate of al-Wathiq. In his time he was the only player in the aliyat...
Abun-Naam

Abun-Naam

Abun-Naam Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Abun-Naam was one of the most famous player of shatranj during the government of Caliph al-Ma’mun. He got the title of...
Rabrab

Rabrab

Rabrab Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Rabrab was a player of shatranj during the government of Caliph al-Ma’mun with Aliyat’s title. He was considered by...
Jabir al-Kufi (ca. 786-833)

Jabir al-Kufi (ca. 786-833)

Jabir al-Kufi (ca. 786-833) Alternative last name spellings: – Alternative first name spellings: – Alias: –     GENERAL INFO Description: Jabir al-Kufi was shatranj player (an ancestor of chess), from the time of the caliphate of al-Ma’mun. He...