India’s Saina Nehwal lost her World no:1 rank in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF). Her bad performance in the Japan open and Denmark open has brought her down to No:2 position in BWF ranking.
Carolina Marin of Spain is now at No:1 position with 81782 points in Women’s singles and Saina is at No:2 position with 80152 points. PV Sindhu, who is two time world bronze medallist is stagnant at No:13 position.
However,in World Men’s ranking , Kidambi Srikanth, Parupalli Kashyap and H.S. Prannoy all dropped in rankings. Srikanth is now at 6th position and Kashyap slipped to 10th postion from 8th.
In men’s doubles, Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy, who reached the finals of Dutch Open Grand Prixis now at No.19, while in women’s doubles Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa is now at No.13 .