Daily Archives: August 30, 2013

Indian Badminton Players World Rankings as of 29th August 2013

Let us see how our Indian players ranked overall in the World Badminton Federation (BWF) rankings this week.

Here is a quick look at the rankings within Top 50 players in badminton world rankings

  • Seven Indians in Men’s Singles
  • Two Indians in Women’s Singles
  • Two Indian teams in Men’s Doubles
  • Two Indian teams in Women’s Doubles
  • Two Indian teams in Mixed Doubles

Mens Singles

We have Seven Indians in the top 50 Mens Singles players in the world this week.

Parupalli Kashyap
Parupalli Kashyap
  • 14: Parupalli Kashyap is remained unchanged on 14th position.
  • 20: R.M.V.Gurusaidutt is holding his 20th position.
  • 24: Ajay Jayaram also remained unchanged on 24th position.
  • 36: Sourabh Varma has remained unchanged on 36th position.
  • 37: Sai Praneeth has remained unchanged on 37th position.
  • 38: K.Srikanth has remained unchanged on 38th position.
  • 39: Anand Pawar has remained unchanged on 29th position.

H. S. Prannoy is down by nine position and is now on 56th position.

Women’s Singles

We have two ladies now in the top fifty women players in the world this week.

P.V.Sindhu
P.V.Sindhu
  • 4: Saina Nehwal is still on the 4th position this week also.
  • 10: P.V.Sindhu is now back from 12th to her 10th position.

Men’s Doubles

We have two men’s doubles teams from India in the top fifty men’s doubles players in the world this week.

Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar in action
Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar in action
  • 38: Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar have moved up one position to 38th position this week.
  • 43: Arun Vishu and Tarun Kona both remain unchanged on 43rd position.
Tarun Kona and Arun Vishnu
Tarun Kona and Arun Vishnu

Women’s Doubles

We have two Women’s Doubles teams from India in the top fifty Women’s Doubles players in the world this week.

Ashwini and Pradnya
Ashwini and Pradnya
  • 29: Ashwini Ponnappa and Pradnya Gadre remain unchanged at 29th position this week.
  • 45: Aparna Balan and Siki Reddy have moved up one position to 45th position this week.

Mixed Doubles

We have two Indian teams in Mixed Doubles from India in the top 50.

Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa
Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa
  • 31: Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa remain unchanged at 31st position this week.
  • 44: Arun Vishnu and Aparna Balan also remain unchanged at 44th position this week.

Lets hope we see more Indians in the top 50 in the future weeks.

IBL 2013 – Semi Finals 2 – Awadhe Warriors vs Mumbai Masters at Bangalore – Awadhe Warriors win 3-2

Awadhe Warriors defeated Mumbai Masters 3-2 to reach the finals of IBL 2013. They will now face Hyderabad Hotshots in the finals on 31st August 2013 at 8pm IST.

Awadhe Warriors vs Mumbai Masters – Match Results

Winner: Awadhe Warriors

Score: 3-2

Match Details

  • Mens Singles 1: R.M.V.Guru Sai Dutt lost to Lee Chong Wei 15-21, 7-21
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  • Womens Singles: P.V.Sindhu defeated Tine Baun 21-16, 21-13
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  • Mens Doubles: Markis Kido and Mathias Boe defeated Sumeet Reddy and Pranaav Jerry Chopra 21-15, 21-10
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  • Mens Singles 2: K.Srikanth lost to Vladimir Ivanov 20-21, 19-21
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  • Mixed Doubles: Markis Kido and Pia Bernadeth defeated Vladimir Ivanov and Tine Baun 21-19, 21-15.