Just one Indian badminton participant has made it to the highest 10 of the most recent Badminton World Federation’s (BWF) rankings launched on Tuesday.
Star shuttler PV Sindhu, who misplaced to Sayaka Takahashi within the French Open 2021 semifinal, has retained her seventh spot in girls’s singles, whereas the one different Indian lady to function within the high 50 is out of practice Saina Nehwal, who went one place right down to rank twenty second. Former world No. 1 Saina retired halfway by way of her Spherical of 32 matches at Denmark Open 2021 and French Open, respectively.
Chinese language Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying, Tokyo Olympics silver medallist, stays at high of the ladies’s singles chart.
Lakshya Sen solely brilliant spot
In males’s singles, Hylo Open 2021 semifinalist Kidambi Srikanth, ranked fifteenth, is the highest-ranked Indian shuttler on the chart. He’s adopted by B Sai Praneeth, who has now been going by way of a poor patch. Since being ousted within the first spherical of the Tokyo Olympics by world No. 48 Misha Zilberman, Sai Praneeth received solely two matches out of his 5 outings.
Nonetheless, Dutch Open 2021 runner-up and Hylo Open semifinalist Lakshya Sen has been rewarded for exhibiting consistency on the BWF World Tour occasions. The 20-year-old rising males’s singles specialist rose two locations to complete at nineteenth place within the newest BWF males’s singles rankings. Sameer Verma (twenty second), HS Prannoy (thirty third), Parupalli Kashyap (thirty fourth) and Sourabh Verma (thirty sixth) are different Indians to function within the high 50 of the BWF rankings.
Japan’s Kento Momota, who made a comeback to the BWF World Tour occasions making the ultimate of the Denmark Open, has topped the lads’s singles rankings. Momota is adopted by Denmark Open champion Viktor Axelsen and Anders Antonsen of Denmark.
In the meantime, in males’s doubles, the Indian pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty, who misplaced within the Spherical of 16 on the Denmark Open, stays at twelfth place. Manu Attari and B Sumeeth Reddy have been ranked fortieth, whereas the pair of MR Arjun and Dhruv Kapila is occupying the forty second place within the BWF rankings.
Ashwini, Sikki solely pair within the high 50
In girls’s doubles, the pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy rose a spot larger to complete at twenty seventh spot, because of their latest efficiency on the Hylo Open the place they misplaced within the Spherical of 16. They’re the one Indian pair to make it to the highest 50 of girls’s doubles rankings.
Satwik and Ashwini’s pair is India’s highest-ranked pair in combined doubles.
Loh Kean Yew largest gainer
Among the many worldwide shuttlers, Singapore’s Loh Kean Yew and Yeo Jia Min have made large progress on the BWF World Rankings.
Loh, who defeated Lakshya Sen within the Dutch Open closing, was the most important gainer among the many world’s high 50 males’s singles gamers. The Hylo Open champion rose eight locations to complete at thirty first place.
Yeo Jia Min, who misplaced within the Hylo Open closing, rose six spots to No.20 to achieve her highest place to date within the newest BWF rankings.
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