Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal is just a step away from realising her goal of becoming the world’s numero uno player as she jumped one place to a career-best second in the latest international rankings.
It comes after a hat-trick of titles for Nehwal who recently won the Indian Open Grand Prix, Singapore Open Super Series and Indonesian Open Super Series.Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal has risen to No 2 in the world rankings, according to the lastest list, and is placed just behind current World No 1 Yihan Wang of China. Just a few days after her remarkable triumph at the Indonesian Open, Saina climbed to a career-best third rank.
Her rise follows back-to-back title triumphs at the Indonesian Open Grand Prix, Singapore Open Super Series and Indian Open.
In the men’s ranking, the Indian trio of Chetan Anand, P Kashyap and Arvind Bhatt were placed at 15th, 25th and 27th spots respectively, while mixed doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and V Diju were static at the seventh place. And after the Indian defended her Indonesian Open Super Series crown to complete her hat-trick of titles, it was just a matter of time that she jumped to the second place.
Saina’s next engagement will be in the World badminton Championship in Paris next month, before playing the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games.
This comes as a morale-booster as she prepares for the World Badminton Championships in Paris next month to be followed by the Commmonwealth Games and Asian Games.
India Scanner congrates Sania for her success & wish her for rise in World No. 1.
All The Best SANIA…………….