Indian teenager Lakshya Sen is World’s no. 1 junior badminton player
Lakshya made India proud by becoming the world’s No 1 junior singles badminton player. This is as per the latest ranking issued by the Badminton World Federation(BWF). Lakshya Sen is an inspiration for young badminton players to improve their game and play badminton at a professional level.
- The Almora, Uttarakhand boy, is the first shuttler from Uttarakhand to attain the numero uno spot at the international level.
- According to BWF current ranking,Lakshya has 16903 points in eight tournaments he has played.
- Lakshya Sen was the youngest and the first ever from Uttarakhand to win the Senior India International Series Badminton Tournament along with the All India Senior Ranking Badminton Tournament at Itanagar.
Family of Lakshya Sen
Lakshya hails from a badminton family. His father is a coach with the Sports Authority of India .And his elder brother Chirag, is also among the top junior players in India. Chirag has reached the World No 2 spot earlier.