Lakshya, 16, was rewarded for his good run in international badminton this season. The youngster had clinched the Eurasia Bulgarian Open and India International Series, before finishing runners-up at the Tata Open India International Challenge last week.
Srikanth, who skipped the China Open and Hong Kong Open to recover from a mild strain, will be back in action at the Dubai Super Series Final, starting next week.
Among others, H S Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth were static at the 10th place and 17th spots, respectively.
Mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy were at the 19th spot.
Source : timesofindia