newsarchery18 days ago

Atanu Das clinches recurve bronze at Asian Championships

Indian archer Atanu Das clinched a bronze medal in the individual category of men's recurve at the Asian Championships in Bangkok on Tuesday. Competed as a natural athlete — because of the Indian federation being suspended — the 27-year-old defeated Jin Hayek Oh of Korea in the match.
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newsarchery2 months ago

Asian Para Archery Championships | Vivek Chikara beats Sijun Wangas to claim gold in recurve event

India’s Vivek Chikara registered a 7-1 win over China’s Sijun Wangas to clinch the gold medal in the men's recurve open event at the Asian Para Archery Championships in Bangkok on Thursday. The team of Shyam Sundar Swami and Jyoti Baliyan won the silver medal in the Compound Mixed Team Open event.
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newsarchery3 months ago

Kiren Rijiju fails to keep appointment with archer suffering from rare disease

Kiren Rijiju was scheduled to meet national level archer Gohela Boro on Friday to listen to her plea for financial assistance considering her autoimmune disease but he failed to do the same. The archer has been sick for three years now and requires significant aid to keep up with her medical bills.
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newsarchery3 months ago

3rd Asian Para Championship | IOA sends archery squad names to World Archery Federation

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has informed the World Archery Federation on Monday about the eight-member squad chosen to represent India at the 3rd Asian Para Championship. The third edition of the para-championship has been scheduled to be held at Bangkok from October 18 to 26.
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newsarchery3 months ago

AAI fiasco results in India missing Asia Cup

The Indian archers suffered another setback as they were unable to participate in the ongoing Asia Cup as a result of the controversy that surrounds the suspended AAI. Appointment of the transitory committee is pending a court case, which may cause India to keep missing major tournaments.
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newsarchery4 months ago

World Archery Youth Championships | Komalika Bari becomes second Indian to win recurve cadet gold

Young archer Komalika Bari became only the second Indian after Deepika Kumari to win a gold medal in the recurve event at the World Archery Youth Championships on Sunday. India also won gold in compound junior mixed pair event on Saturday and bronze in compound junior men's team event on Friday.
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newsarchery4 months 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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newsarchery4 months 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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newsarchery4 months 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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newsarchery4 months 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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