Let us see how our Indian players ranked overall in the World Badminton Federation (BWF) rankings this week.
We have six Indians in the top 50 Mens Singles players in the world this week.
Sai Praneeth moved up 15 positions this week
11: Parupalli Kashyap has dropped from 10th to 11th position as he has lost very early in both the
Indonesia Open 2013 as well as the Singapore Open 2013 23: R.M.V.Gurusaidutt continues to be on the 23rd position after reaching the quarter finals of the Indonesia Open.
37: Sourabh Varma jumped up five positions this week because of his good performance in the recent tournaments.
38: Anand Pawar stays unchanged in the 38th position.
42: K.Srikanth continues to jump ahead after his victory in the
Thailand Open and has now improved by two more places. 45: Sai Praneeth had the biggest jump this week. He moved up by 15 positions, mainly because of his good shows against senior players like Taufik Hidayak and Yun Hu.
We have two ladies in the top fifty women players in the world this week.
4: Saina Nehwal has dropped from 2nd to 4th position after her poor performance in the Indonesia Open.
12: P.V.Sindhu has also dropped by one position due to poor performance.
We have two mens doubles teams from India in the top fifty mens doubles players in the world this week.
38: Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar dropped by one position this week.
43: Arun Vishu and Tarun Kona dropped three positions this week, again due to poor performance during the last week.
We have two womens doubles teams from India in the top fifty womens doubles players in the world this week. This is good progress for Indian womens doubles teams.
32: Ashwini Ponnappa and Pradnya Gadre moved up ten positions this week and this is due to their good performance this week.
49: Aparna Balan and Siki Reddy moved up eight positions this week.
We have just one team in Mixed Doubles from India in the top 50.
28: Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa moved up one position this week.
Lets hope we see more Indians in the top 50 in the future weeks.
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Social Sports League – Badminton
About the League:
Name: Social Sports League
Dates: From 7-July-2013…every Tuesday 7pm for 5 weeks
Venue: Thyagaraj Sports Complex
Address: Thyagaraj Sports Complex, New Delhi (Map with directions given at the bottom)
Contact Phone: 80108 82351
Email: Not Available
Prizes: Details Not Available
Events: League format (details not available)
Entry Fees: Rs.2500/- per head
Deadlines: Details Not Available
Shuttles: Details Not Available
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There is more IBL news coming out now with the owners of two more teams identified.
Dabur – Pune Vijetas Franchise Owner
Dabur has purchased Pune Vijetas and PVP Ventures have been announced as the owners of Hyderabad Hotshots.
We already had rumours that Sahara has purchased Lucknow Warriors and Ness Wadia has purchased Mumbai Masters. There is also rumours that Sachin Tendulkar might but one of the teams, most probably Mumbai Masters. Lets wait and see..
Lets see who gets Karnataka Kings and who gets Rajdhani Smashers.
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Maharashtra Badminton Association
Nagpur District Badminton Championships 2013
Vaibhav Bisne was the star attraction of this tournament winning all the four events he participated in.
Congratulations to all the other winners.
Tournament Results (Finals Results Only)
Mens Singles: Vaibhav Bisne defeated Govind Sahasrabuddhe 21-15, 21-15
Womens Singles: Mrunmayi Saoji defeated Shika Batra
Mens Doubles: Jayendra Dhole and Ajay Dayal defeated Govind Sahasrabuddhe and Sameet Dandawate 21-18, 21-14
Under 19 Boys Singles: Vaibhav Bisne defeated Pratik Bode 21-12, 21-14
Under 17 Boys Singles: Vaibhav Bisne defeated Sourabh Kerhalkar 21-15, 21-14
Under 17 Girls Singles: Deepthi Ramesh defeated Mrunmayi Saoji 21-17, 15-21, 21-15
35+ Mens Singles: Jayendra Dhole defeated Pinaki Mukharjee
35+ Mens Doubles: Jayendra Dhole and Kiran Makode defeated Pinaki Mukharjee and Jatin Sampat 21-16, 21-17
45+ Mens Doubles: Jayant Vyas and Rajesh Selukar defeated Jaideep Sathe and Ajit Bhide 21-10, 20-22, 21-11.
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