8-Year-Old Sattwik Qualifies For FIDE WC For Youngsters

Meet Sattwik Swain, an eight-year-old chess prodigy who hails from Odisha's capital Bhubaneswar. He has provisionally qualified for the first-ever FIDE World Cup for youngsters. Sattwik started playing chess at the precocious age of four and idolises world number 1 Magnus Carlsen and world number 6 Gukesh Dommaraju.