newsarchery16 hours ago

World Youth Archery Championships | India clinch mixed team gold in junior compound event

Indian pair of Markoo Raginee and Sukhbeer Singh defeated Switzerland’s Janine Hunsperger and Andrea Vallaro in the final to bag the mixed team gold medal in the junior compound event. The Indian duo got the better of the Swiss pair by 152-147 in the summit clash of the global event in Madrid.
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newsarchery2 days ago

India men’s bag bronze, mixed team assured of silver in World Archery Youth Championships

India clinched the bronze medal in the compound junior men’s team event at the ongoing World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid by beating Colombia in the play-offs on Friday. The Indian trio beat Colombia 234-231, while the mixed team beat Iran 154-151 to be assured of a silver medal.
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newsarchery11 days ago

Court orders AAI to comply with World Archery guidelines

The Delhi High Court has asked the AAI to constitute a Transitory Committee (TC) and abide by the World Archery guidelines. The Court has also added that Justice B.D. Ahmed, a former chief justice of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court, will be made the chairperson of the committee.
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newsarchery16 days ago

World Archery could lift AAI suspension if rapid progress is observed

The World Archery body claimed that they could conditionally lift the suspension handed out to AAI if the latter make some rapid progress in establishing a concrete roadmap. This roadmap will need to be approved by the international body before being implemented by the stand-in committee.
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newsarchery17 days ago

We are not sure about our fate, says Bombayla Devi after World Archery suspended the Indian federation

India’s top female archer Bombayla Devi has said that the archers in the country are not sure about their future after the World Archery decided to suspend the Indian federation on Thursday. Bombayla has also added that the archers will sit together and write a letter to the sports ministry soon.
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newsarchery17 days ago

World Archery body suspends Archery Association of India with immediate effect

The World Archery governing body has suspended AAI for defying its guidelines by electing two parallel bodies after failing to reach a solution last month. The last event in which national archers will be able to participate under the Indian flag is the World Archery Youth Championships.
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newsarcherya month 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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newsarcherya month 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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newsarchery2 months 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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reportarchery2 months 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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