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newsarchery2 days ago

Archery World Championship | Ankita Bhakat triumphs over Tokyo gold medalist, enters final in women's individual compound

Indian archers are managing to put up spirited performances in the ongoing Archery World Championship in the USA. In the women's singles, Ankita Bhakat progressed to the final of her event beating Korean Kan Chae-Young, while Abhishek Verma too made it to quarters, and is still in medal contention.
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newsarchery3 months ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Indian women's archery team fails to qualify

The Indian women’s archery team failed to secure a berth for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics after they were handed a dismal 0-6 loss by their Colombian competitors in the final qualification event, in Paris. As things stand, Deepika Kumari will be the sole female representative from India at the Olympics.
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newsarchery4 months ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Indian women's archery team reaches Paris for World Cup Stage 3

The Indian women’s archery team reached Paris on Monday to take part in the World Cup Stage 3, which is also their last shot to qualify for the Olympics. The team comprising of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Komalika Bari will serve a 10-day mandatory quarantine period before the event starts.
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newsarchery5 months ago

Swiss embassy reject visas of Indian Archery team for the World Cup

The Indian Archery Team will miss out on the upcoming World Cup Stage 2, in Lausanne, after the Swiss Embassy rejected to issue the athletes short-term visas, owing to the travel ban imposed on Indian travellers to the country. So far, four India archers have qualified for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.
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newsarchery5 months ago

Hopefully, travel restrictions will be lifted before the Archery World Cup, states AAI

The Archery Association of India (AAI) is hopeful that the travel restrictions would be lifted by the time the World Cup Stage 3 gets underway in Paris, in June. The Indian women's recurve team, a contender for a medal at the Olympic Games, are aiming to book a berth during the same event.
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featurearchery5 months ago

Indian Archery team on mission to remove their 'chokers' tag at the Olympics

A strong Indian contingent would be featuring at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, a few months later, with an aim to break India's jinx at the biggest sporting spectacle. There's no way the road ahead is rosy, but there's enough armoury in the arsenal to get through the obstacles and emerge victoriously.
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newsarchery5 months ago

Archery World Cup | India claim three golds and a bronze in best ever finish

India finished the Archery World Cup Stage I in Guatemala City with three Gold medals and a Bronze, their best ever performance at the event. While Atanu Das and Deepika Kumari claimed individual golds, the women’s team also secured a similar prize to end the tournament on a high.
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newsarchery5 months ago

Archery World Cup | Atanau Das, Deepika Kumari reach individual semi-finals

India’s top archers Atanu Das and Deepika Kumari entered the semi-finals of their respective events in the ongoing World Cup Stage I in Guatemala City, on Thursday. Tokyo-bound archer Ankita Bhakat, who was the second-seeded player in the main draw, bowed out after a loss in the quarter-finals.
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newsarchery5 months ago

Controlling the mind and thoughts is key to succeed in Archery, claims Deepika Kumari

Tokyo-bound athlete Deepika Kumari feels that Archer is all about controlling one's mind and thoughts and know how to handle pressure. The archer, along with five others – Atanu Das, Tarundeep Rai, Pravin Jadhav, Ankita Bhakat and Komalika Bari have secured berths for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.
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newsarchery6 months ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Indian archers become first set to get fully vaccinated ahead of Games

Tokyo-bound Archers have become the first set of Indian athletes to get fully vaccinated after they received the second dosage on Wednesday, at the Army Sports Institute, in Pune. So far, the Indians have secured a quota in the men’s team section and in the individual women’s category.
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