PV Sindhu enters top-10 in world badminton rankings, Saina Nehwal retains number four position

In the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings, released on Thursday, the 18-year-old jumped two places to No.10 while citymate Saina Nehwal retained her No.4 position.

Last updated on Friday, 16 August, 2013 02:16 IST
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New Delhi: Backed by her bronze medal-winning performance at the World Championships last week, P.V. Sindhu entered the top-10 of the women's singles rankings for the first time in her career. (All the pics from Day 2 of IBL)

In the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings, released Thursday, the 18-year-old jumped two places to No.10 while citymate Saina Nehwal retained her No.4 position.

After reaching the men's singles quarterfinals of the Worlds, Parupalli Kashyap also rose three places to be ranked World No.14 in the men's singles rankings.

R.M.V. Gurusaidutt and Ajay Jayaram maintained their respective No.20 and No.24 positions.

However, no Indian figures in the top-25 list of the men's, women's and mixed sections of the doubles events.

Story first published on: Thursday, 15 August 2013 21:27 IST

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