Saina Nehwal becomes World Number 1 on 20thAugust 2015

Q.  On 20th Aug’15 which of the following badminton players regained the first rank in the world badminton rankings?
- Published on 31 Aug 15

a. Carolina Martin
b. Saina Nehwal
c. Ashwini Poppanna
d. Jwala Gutta

ANSWER: Saina Nehwal
Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal regained the number one spot in world badminton rankings by toppling Spaniard Carolina Martin to whom she had lost in the summit clash of the just-concluded World Championships. Olympic bronze medallist Saina, who was beaten by Carolina at Jakarta on 16th Aug’15, dethroned the Spaniard in the latest Badminton World Federation ranking released on 20th Aug’15.

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