|Vu Thi Trang (right) and Nguyen Tien Minh (left)see different changes of their world ranking. — Photo thethaovietnam.vn
HA NOI (VNS) — Viet Nam's top female player Vu Thi Trang jumped from 62 to 53 in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Ranking released yesterday.
Trang's bump up the rankings follows her success at the Chinese Taipei Grand Prix 2015 where she reached the semi-finals.
Meanwhile, Nguyen Tien Minh was stopped in the second round of the tournament, forcing him down to 41st from 35th.
In the men's BWF rankings, Chen Long of China remains top, followed by Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen and China's Lin Dan.
On the women's side, Carolina Marin of Spain ranks first, followed by Saina Nehwal of India and South Korea's Sung Ji Hyun. — VNS