NEW DELHI (TIP): Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal rose to second place in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) women’s singles rankings, despite losing in the final of All England Badminton Championship, released on March 11.
Saina, who recently suffered a heartbreaking loss in the All England Saina, who recently suffered a heartbreaking loss in the All England
The top-ranked Indian has a total of 74381 points while Xuerui led the charts with 79214 points. Wang Shixian of China, whom Saina defeated in the quarterfinal of the All England Championships, dropped a rung and is now at No. 3.
Another star shuttler PV Sindhu remained static in the top-10 at No. 9.
In the men’s singles category, Kidambi Srikanth of India also gained one place to be at No. 4 in the list led by Chen Long (China) followed by Jan O Jorgensen (Denmark) and Lin Dan