Shuttler Gurusaidutt rises to World No.23



Shuttler Gurusaidutt rises to World No.23New Delhi: Indian men`s singles shuttler R.M.V. Gurusaidutt jumped two places to No.23 in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released Thursday.

Mumbai`s Ajay Jayaram leaped three places to No.25 while India`s best ranked men`s shuttler Parupalli Kashyap retained his No.10 position.

Meanwhile, in the women`s singles, London Olympics medallist Saina Nehwal kept her second place while Hyderabadi P.V. Sindhu is only a step short of top-10 at 11.

IANS