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Women archers' Olympic qualification has become tougher owing to pandemic situation, claims Deepika Kumari

Deepika Kumari has stated that the lockdown situation has created a tough situation for women archers of securing a spot at the Toyo Olympics next year. The Indian eves have just one tournament left to secure quotas at the mega event, with just spots left, even though Kumari has already qualified.
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newsarcherya month ago

Rio Olympics was my first one but Tokyo will be the best one, asserts Atanu Das

Indian archer Atanu Das is determined to give his best ever shot at the Olympics in the Tokyo edition, especially after misfiring big time in Rio, four years ago. The Archer was a medal prospect in the previous edition, but the fifth-seeded archer crashed out in the Round of 16.
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newsarcherya year 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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newsarcherya year 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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newsarcherya year 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 year 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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reportarcherya year 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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reportarcherya year ago

Archery World Cup | Aman Saini beats Gilles Seywert in compound men’s event

Indian archer Aman Saini has beaten Luxembourg's Gilles Seywert in the second round of the men’s compound event at the ongoing Archery World Cup in Berlin, Germany. Tarundeep Rai, on the other hand, lost in the second round of the recurve event against Italy's Amedeo Tonelli in the global event.
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reportarcherya year ago

Archery World Cup | Men's recurve team finish third in qualification round

The Indian men’s recurve team have finished the qualification round at the third place in the ongoing Archery World Cup in Berlin, Germany. Indian archers Atanu Das, Atul Verma, and Pravin Ramesh Jadhav will now take on the Canadian team in the first round of the global archery event.
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reportarcherya year ago

Archery World Championships | Indian men secure Tokyo Olympics quota, female archers fail to qualify

The Indian men’s recurve archery team has secured a place for the upcoming Olympics 2020 as they defeated Canada in the pre-quarterfinal round match of the ongoing Archery World Championships. The female recurve archers lost against Belarus in the second round and missed out on an Olympic quota.
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