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Ksenia Polikarpova (Israel) has climbed one spot up on the women’s singles world ranking list to occupy position no. 64. (Photo: Mark Phelan/Badminton Europe)
Ksenia Polikarpova: It is just the first step
Date: 8/18/2018 10:36 AM
Published by : Lilit Poghosyan
Semifinalist in this year’s Eurasia Bulgarian Open Championship - Ksenia Polikarpova (Israel) has climbed one spot up on the women’s singles world ranking list to occupy position no. 64.

She shared her thoughts about her current ranking with Badminton Europe,

-I had three good results in July that gave me possibility to go up the ranking. 

Ksenia has played three tournaments in three consecutive weeks in July – White Nights, Ghana International and Lagos International, with a quarterfinal in the first one and first places in Ghana and Lagos. 

-I am so happy for the ranking and for the matches that I played, but my main goal is to go back to Top 50 soon. That’s why this is just the first step on the way to my goal. 

Other changes 

Denmark’s Rasmus Gemke has climbed one spot up on the men’s singles world ranking list to occupy position no. 29. 

Linda Zetchiri (Bulgaria) has climbed with one spot to stand on position no. 42 on the women’s singles world ranking list. Sabrina Jaquet (Switzerland) has moved one spot up, entering into the top 50. 

Denmark’s Julie Dawall Jakobsen and Mette Poulsen are going side by side on positions no. 56 and no. 57 respectively. 

Soraya De Visch Eijbergen (Netherlands) has moved two spots up to occupy position no. 59. Yvonne Li (Germany) is world no. 62, one spot up compared to last week. 

See the full BWF world ranking list here
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