Who is the winner of World Badminton Championship 2015?


Event Gold Silver
Men’s Singles Chen Long Lee Chong Wei
Women’s Singles Carolina Marín Saina Nehwal
Men’s Doubles Mohammad Ahsan Hendra Setiawan Liu Xiaolong Qiu Zihan
Women’s Doubles Tian Qing Zhao Yunlei Christinna Pedersen Kamilla Rytter Juhl

How many championships has Saina Nehwal won?

24 international titles
Saina Nehwal has won over 24 international titles, including 11 Super Series titles. In 2016, she was conferred the coveted Padma Bhushan by the GOI. She was also conferred with Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna and the Arjuna Award by the GOI.

What happened between Pullela Gopichand and Saina?

Saina split with her childhood coach Gopichand nearly four years ago and decided to shift base to Bengaluru to work with former India player Vimal Kumar when she was at the peak of her career.

Did Saina became world No 1?

Though officially Saina’s coronation as the World No. 1 was due on April 3, her fans in the Capital made no secret of what they thought of the achievement. They thronged the Siri Fort Indoor Complex in anticipation of her triumph in an event where she had not crossed the quarterfinals in four attempts since 2011.

Are Sindhu and Saina friends?

PV Sindhu has said she plays together with Saina Nehwal but does not get time to be interactive and talk to her during badminton training sessions. “We’re friends; like “Hi”, “Bye”… and that’s it,” said ace shuttler P V Sindhu, describing her relationship with Saina Nehwal.

When did Saina attain world No 1 ranking?

April 2, 2015
Saina Nehwal World No 1: The year she made history Despite winning numerous trophies in her career, it was the World No 1 ranking which had eluded the Indian shuttler. That drought finally ended on April 2, 2015 when the Saina Nehwal World No 1 news made headlines.