newsarchery2 days ago

Deepika Kumari wins silver in Olympic test event

Ace Indian archer Deepika Kumari managed a podium finish at the Olympic test event as she managed to clinch a silver medal after dominating the women’s recurve event. On the final day, Kumari was in top form before her confident run was halted by 18-year-old Korean An San, who was 6-0 in the final.
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newsarchery7 days ago

Tokyo Olympic Test Event| Deepika Kumari comes fourth in qualifications

Ace Indian archer Deepika Kumari managed to finish fourth in the test event qualification round of the Tokyo Olympics as she shot 668 out of a possible 720 points, thus qualifying for the knock-out round. Her compatriot, Atanu Das didn’t have a similar game as he finished 19th in men’s section.
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newsarchery10 days ago

Indian archers likely to be suspended from Olympic qualifying event

With the impasse concerning the Archery Association of India (AAI) unlikely to be solved before the deadline of July 31, World Archery could suspend the archers from future international competitions. The Indian archers might not get to participate in the qualifying event of Asian Championships.
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reportarchery15 days ago

Archery World Cup | No Indian archer qualifies for medal rounds

None of the Indian individual archers and teams could make it to the medal rounds of the ongoing fourth stage of the Archery World Cup in Berlin, Germany. The men’s compound team lost to the hosts in the quarter-finals while their recurve counterparts lost to Canada in the first round.
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reportarchery16 days ago

Archery World Cup | Aman Saini beats Gilles Seywert in compound men’s event

Indian archer Aman Saini has beaten Luxembourg's Gilles Seywert in the second round of the men’s compound event at the ongoing Archery World Cup in Berlin, Germany. Tarundeep Rai, on the other hand, lost in the second round of the recurve event against Italy's Amedeo Tonelli in the global event.
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reportarchery17 days ago

Archery World Cup | Men's recurve team finish third in qualification round

The Indian men’s recurve team have finished the qualification round at the third place in the ongoing Archery World Cup in Berlin, Germany. Indian archers Atanu Das, Atul Verma, and Pravin Ramesh Jadhav will now take on the Canadian team in the first round of the global archery event.
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newsarcherya month ago

World Archery appoints Abhinav Bindra to sort out controversy in AAI

In a recent development, Abhinav Bindra has been appointed by the World Archery to solve the fiasco surrounding the two factions of the Archery Association of India (AAI). This news has come up after a day when the world body de-listed the Indian archery association on Wednesday.
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newsarcherya month ago

Archery Association of India factions blame each other

The two factions of the Archery Association of India (AAI) have started blaming each other for the recent controversy in the governance of the sport. The World Archery has also decided to delist the Indian body from the list of its members stating that there is a breach of regulations by the AAI.
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newsarcherya month ago

We want to provide all the support to the archers, says Kiren Rijiju

India's newly-appointed sports minister Kiren Rijiju has assured that he is willing to provide all the support required by Indian archers to do well on the international stage in the coming years. Rijju has added that he is confident that the women’s team will secure a medal at the Tokyo Olympics.
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newsarcherya month ago

World Archery decommissions Archery Association of India

World Archery has delisted the Archery Association of India as a member and given it a month’s time to either abide by the rules or face a long-term suspension. WA said it will wait till July 31 before taking a final call as they await Supreme Court’s verdict on the controversial elections of AAI.
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