P.V. Sindhu Back in Top-10 Rankings

Updated: 04 September 2014 19:10 IST

P.V. Sindhu, who won bronze medal in the World Championship recently, is now tenth in the rankings while Saina Nehwal maintains here spot at number seven.

P.V. Sindhu Back in Top-10 Rankings
League of extraordinary women: Medalists pose during the awards ceremony after the women's single final match at the 2014 BWF Badminton World championships held at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen on August 31, 2014 (L-R): India's Pusarla Venkata Sindhu (bronze), Japan's Minatsu Mitani (also bronze), Spain's Carolina Marin (gold) and China's Li Xuerui (silver). © AFP

New Delhi:

The World Championship bronze medal winning performance has helped Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu to re-enter the top-10 in the world.

In the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released Thursday, the 19-year-old Sindhu has jumped two places to be at No.10 while Saina Nehwal remains stagnant as the highest ranked Indian women's singles player at No.7.

In men's singles, Kidambi Srikanth has risen a place to No.22 while Parupalli Kashyap has dropped a spot to No.28.

In women's doubles, Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa have retained their No.21 position.

Topics : Pusarla Venkata Sindhu Badminton
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