Still on the topic of chess prodigies, this one’s a bit easier to digest: A more reader-friendly list derived from the Prodigies Rating Progression page. It sort of ranks the pace of their progression at different stages.

Comparative Ranking among the 10 Prodigies
M I L E S T O N E S
Youngest to reach 2400 3 2 5 8 7 6 4 10 9 1
Youngest to reach 2500 7 2 4 8 6 5 3 9 1
Youngest to reach 2600 4 3 2 5 6 1
Youngest to reach 2700 3 2 1
Quickest from 2300 to 2500 9 3 4 7 6 2 1 8 5
Quickest from 2500 to 2600 1 6 4 2 5 3
Quickest from 2600 to 2700 3 2 1
Highest rated at 11 yrs 3 2 6 9 4 7 5 10 8 1
Highest rated at 12 yrs 4 1 5 8 7 6 2 10 9 3
Highest rated at 13 yrs 7 2 1 8
3 4 5 9 6
Highest rated at 14 yrs 2 2 4 6 7 1 5 8
Highest rated at 15 yrs 5 2 1 4 6 3 7
Highest rated at 16 yrs 3 2 1 4 5
Highest rated at 17 yrs 3 2 1
Youngest to become GM 4 1 3 8 2 5 6 7

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