New Delhi: P.V. Sindhu dropped out of the top-10 in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings updated on Thursday after her second round loss to Japanese qualifier in the Japan Open badminton. (PV Sindhu shocked as 3 Indian men enter quarters at Japan Open)
The 18-year-old went down two places to No.12 while city mate Saina Nehwal retained her position at No.4 in the women's singles rankings. The list is led by World No.1 and reigning Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China.
In the men's singles rankings, Parupalli Kashyap came down a place to 14th, R.M.V. Gurusaidutt slipped three places to No.23 while Mumbai's Ajay Jayaram slid seven places to No.30.