newsarchery21 days ago

It's been a difficult, depressing six years for me, reveals Deepika Kumari

One of India’s leading archers - Deepika Kumari has shed light on her battle against depression after she finally won a gold medal after a gap of six years in the sport of archery. Deepika had last won a gold medal when she won at at the 2012 Antalya World Cup right before the London Olympics.
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newsarchery24 days ago

Archery World Cup | Deepika Kumari wins gold, to represent India at Samsun World Cup final

Deepika Kumari won her first individual gold medal in five years at the Salt Lake World Cup which ensured that she would represent India at the Archery World Cup Final in Samsun, Turkey. Kumari, who had won gold at the Commonwealth Games 2010, defeated Michelle Kroppen 7-3 in the recurve final.
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newsarchery25 days ago

Archery World Cup | Abhishek Verma finishes with silver and bronze

Abhishek Verma had a mixed outing on the final day of the Compound category in the Archery World Cup in Salt Lake as he clinched an individual silver and a mixed team bronze on Saturday. Verma lost the final 127-140 to world number one and 2015 world champion Stephan Hansen of Denmark.
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newsarcherya month 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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newsarcherya month 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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newsarchery3 months ago

Archery World Cup| Abhishek Verma, Jyothi Surekha win bronze medal in mixed team event

India’s compound mixed team of Abhishek Verma and Jyoti Surekha Vennam won the bronze medal in their third place-off match against Yesim Bostan and Demir Elmaagacli. The Indian duo defeated their Turkish counterparts 154-148 to finish third in the Archery World Cup in Shanghai.
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newsarchery4 months ago

Archery World Cup | Muskan Kirar, Promila Daimary strike gold for India

By beating big names like top seed Mat Nurfatehah of Malaysia, Madhya Pradesh's Muskan Kirar won gold in the women’s compound event of the Archery World Cup yesterday. Promila Daimary also pulled off an upset by beating third seed Erdynieva Natalia 7-3 in the recurve final in Bangkok.
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newsarchery8 months ago

India win six medals at Asian archery championship

Indian elite archers ended their Asian archery championship campaign with an impressive haul of two gold, three silver, and a bronze medal at Dhaka in Bangladesh. The success in the competition is bound to serve as a confidence booster for the team ahead of the forthcoming Asian Games next year.
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newsarchery9 months ago

14-year-old archer hit in the neck by stray arrow at SAI

Fazila Khatun, a 14-year-old archer, from Sports Academy of India (Bolpur) was injured yesterday after a stray arrow pierced her neck during a practice session. The arrow, that hit Khatun while she was resting near the range, hit her near the collarbone and luckily for her missed the windpipe.
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newsarchery9 months ago

Indian women lose to Colombian rivals, bags a silver in Archery World Championships

The Indian women's compound team lost to their Colombian rivals in the World Archery Championships and succeeded in bagging a silver medal. The trio strived to acquire the gold medal, but, the rivals gave a tough fight and limited them to silver, making it India’s fifth silver in the competition.
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