Eight-year old P. Krishna Prudhvi, a fourth standard student of Presidential Global School has been awarded international rating by FIDE (World Chess Federation).

Prudhvi, who was awarded certificate for an ELO rating of 1533, received the certificate from the district chess association through Anakapalle MP Sabbam Hari on Wednesday.

The young, promising chess player was placed in Sivakasi Chess Club tournament in Under 9 category.