newsarcherya day ago

Archery World Cup | Abhishek Verma, Deepika Kumari one step away from gold

Indian archers Deepika Kumari and Abhishek Verma produced memorable performances in the semi-finals of Archery World Cup and qualified for the recurve women’s and compound men’s finals respectively. Both will also contest for bronze medal match with their respective partners in mixed team events.
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newsarchery6 days ago

Atanu Das and Deepika Kumari to head India's Archery Squad at Asian Games

All eyes would be focused on Atanu Das and Deepika Kumari as they eventually lead the Indian Squad in the Archery arena at the Asian Games. The squad selected for the Asian Games would be the same one to represent India in the fourth round of the World Cup held in Berlin from July 16.
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newsarchery10 months ago

Deepika Kumari crashes out of Archery World Cup Finals

India's star archer Deepika Kumari has bowed out in the quarter-final of the Archery World Cup finals going down 0-6 to Tan Ya-Ting of Chinese Taipei on Sunday. The sixth-seeded Indian failed to offer much of a challenge to the higher ranked Ya-Ting despite winning 27 shots in the first set.
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newsarcherya year ago

Archery | Deepika Kumari bags top spot in qualification round in World Cup Stage II

Deepika Kumari topped the qualification round in the women's recurve section of the Archery World Cup Stage 2 being held in Antalya, Turkey. Kumari’s performance encourages medal hopes for India at the prestigious event, as she will begin her campaign from the round of 32.
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newsarchery2 years ago

Rio 2016 | Wind strikes again! Deepika Kumari blames “windy conditions” after loss

India’s women's archery team comprising Deepika Kumari, Bombayla Devi, and Laxmirani Majhi failed to deliver when it mattered and once again blamed the wind for their ouster. Speaking about the match, Deepika Kumari said that windy conditions at the Sambodromo were too heavy for them.
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newsarchery2 years ago

Rio 2016 | Deepika Kumari blames wind for poor show

Ace archer Deepika Kumari, who finished 20th in the women’s individual ranking round yesterday, expressed disappointment with her performance and blamed the wind for the poor show. The 22-year-old, who also missed an arrow during the event, said that “nothing was wrong apart from the wind”.
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reportarchery2 years ago

Rio 2016 | Indian Women archers disappoint; Deepika Kumari finishes 20th as India take seventh spot

Deepika Kumari, who was leading the standings after the fifth end, finished 20th in the women’s individual ranking round in a big disappointment to India. Bombayla Devi and Laxmirani Majhi finished 24th and 43rd respectively as Indian women’s team took the seventh spot.
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featurearchery2 years ago

Deepika Kumari | 4 years after that windy day in London, Rio offers redemption

Amlan Majumdar
newsarchery2 years ago

Archer Atanu Das replaces Mangal Singh Champia for Rio Olympics

Atanu Das, who made it to the semis of the Archery World cup stage 3 last week, has been chosen to represent India in the men’s recurve event at the Olympics ahead of Mangal Singh Champia. The Archery Association of India (AAI) made the selection after conducting trials in Bengaluru on Sunday.
Arun S Kaimal
reportarchery2 years ago

Archery World Cup | Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das settle for silver

India's mixed recurve pair of Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das were forced to settle for a silver at the Archery World Cup Stage 3 on Sunday after losing the final to the top-seeded Korean pair. The Indian women’s recurve team also suffered a heartbreak after losing the bronze medal clash to Italy 1-5.
Arun S Kaimal