newsarchery7 months ago

Archery World Cup | Men’s compound team wins India’s only medal in bronze

India’s archery contingent’s below average performance in the Archery World Cup Stage III fetched them just one bronze medal on Saturday with the compound trio of Rajat Chauhan, Abhishek Verma and Aman Saini doing well. India failed to make any mark whatsoever in the recurve section.
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reportarchery7 months ago

Archery World Cup | Indian compound teams are in line for Bronze medals

The Indian men’s and women’s compound teams have qualified for the bronze medal play-offs while the recurve teams got knocked out of the ongoing Archery World Cup in Antalya, Turkey on Thursday. The men’s and women’s Indian teams will take on Russia and Great Britain respectively in the play-offs.
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newsarchery7 months ago

Reports | SAI denies monetary help for Indian compound archers ahead of World Championships

According to a TOI report, the SAI has denied the request to grant monetary help for the Indian compound archers’ acclimatisation-cum-training camp in Antalya, Turkey from May 27 to June 8. The request was made for the archers’ preparations ahead of the World Championships in the Netherlands.
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newsarcherya year ago

Funding is the main issue, says Archery Coach Sawaiyan Manjhi

Mentioning the fact that the government does not provide funds to a non-recognised federation, Archery coach Sawaiyan Manjhi stated that their major issue was lack of funds. As the Archery Association of India (AAI) is not a recognised organization, they were not given funds for foreign trainings.
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newsarcherya year ago

Abhishek Verma confident of bagging two medals at Asian Games

Top Indian archer Abhishek Verma has stated that he is confident of winning two medals in the upcoming Asian Games, the same number he won in the last edition. However, the compound archery section, in which Verma won the two medals last time, has been scheduled excluding the individual events.
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newsarcherya year ago

Indian women's compound team elevates to top of world rankings

As per the list released by the world body on Thursday, Indian women's compound team has made it to the top of the world rankings. This the first time that the Indian women's compound team has occupied the top position replacing Chinese Taipei from there with six more points, 342.6 in total.
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newsarcherya year 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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newsarcherya year 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 year 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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newsarchery2 years 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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