Gold Coast: Hyderabadi Indian player Kidambi Srikanth has disposed Srilankan player Niluka Karunaratne in 21st Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.
For the first time any Indian male player is on the top list of World ranking of Badminton World Federation. In between his commonwealth victory Srikant has secured the first position in World Badminton Players Ranking List.
In Commonwealth 2018 Srikant has defeated the former No 1 Malyasian player Lingche. Previously, Saina Nehwal reached the top in 2015 from India. Another player of India H.S Pranay reached in rank 11 in Badminton World Ranking.