New Delhi: India's top shuttler Saina Nehwal dropped a place to No.4 in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday.
Saina, who advanced to the women's singles quarterfinal at the World Championships in Guangzhou, was overtaken by Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon. Saina's city mate P.V. Sindhu retained her No.12 position.
In the men's singles, Parupalli Kashyap slipped four places to No.17 while R.M.V. Gurusaidutt jumped a place to a career-high No.20. Mumbai's Ajay Jayaram was static at No.24.