PV Sindhu reaches career-best World No.2 ranking
Rio Olympics silver medallist P V Sindhu (21) jumped three places to achieve a career-best world number two ranking in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings by earning 75759 points. With this, she became only the second Indian woman after Saina Nehwal to break into the top-five of the world rankings. Sindhu recently had won the India Open title after defeating Carolina Marin of Spain. Saina Nehwal was placed at ninth position in the ranking table with 64279 points. None of the male Indian shuttler figured in the top-10 list.