The Indian archers kickstarted their international campaign on a winning note by capturing the bronze medal in Men’s Compound Team category at the Archery World Cup 2015 – Stage 1 in Shanghai on Saturday. The team comprising Asian Games gold medallists Abhishek Verma, Rajat Chauhan along with Chinglensana beat France 234-230 in the bronze medal
The Indian Men’s Compound team kept alive their medal chances at the Archery World Cup 2015 – Stage I in Shanghai by reaching the Bronze Medal Play-offs on Friday. The team comprising Abhishek Verma, Rajat Chauhan and Chinglensana will square off against France in the Bronze Medal Play-off on Saturday. India aims for first medal
Asian Games bronze medallist, Vennam Jyothi Surekha was the only Indian to reach the quarters on a disappointing day for Indian archers at the Archery World Cup 2015 Stage 1, in Shanghai, on Thursday. In a closely-fought quarter-final, the young compound archer lost her match 143-144 to third seed Mat Salleh Fatin Nurfatehah of Malaysia.
Asian Games bronze medallist Vennam Jyothi Surekha was the best-placed Indian as the Archery World Cup 2015 – Stage 1 began in Shanghai on Wednesday. Surekha, who had a great outing at the Asia Cup Stage II in March, qualified in 6th place in Women’s Compound category. Asian Games gold medallist Abhishek Verma too did
Ahead of the Archery World Cups that kick off in a few days, the teams for the first two stages have been announced. The President of Archery Association of India, Prof Vijay Kumar Malhotra declared the 16-member squad set to represent India at the 1st Stage in Shanghai (from 3rd May-11th May, 2015) and the
Age is no gauge of genius. And three-year-old Dolly Shivani Cherukuri reiterates this age old adage in style. The Volga Archery Academy at Vijayawada witnessed the birth of a new Indian archer, when little Dolly racked up 388 points in the recurve event, to make it to the India Book of Records. On her way
India added two more medals on the concluding day of the Asia Cup Stage II in Bangkok by clinching the silver in women’s compound event and the bronze in the women’s recurve event. The women’s compound team led by Asian Games bronze medallist Vennam Jyothi Surekha were edged out by Philippines in a thrilling final.
Vennam Jyothi Surekha and Sanjay Boro continued the gold rush for India by clinching the yellow metal in the individual events at the Asia Cup Stage II in Bangkok on Friday. While Jyothi Surekha topped the women’s compound event, Sanjay Boro finished first in the men’s recurve category. This was the second gold for Sanjay
India opened their medal tally with a gold and a silver at the Asia Cup Stage II in Bangkok on Thursday. The recurve mixed team of Sanjay Boro and Madhu Vedwan struck gold as they upset top-seeded Indonesia in a shootoff. In compound mixed team competition, the Indian duo of Vennam Jyothi Surekha and Vikas
Indian archers kept their medal hopes alive with Asian Games bronze medallist Vennam Jyothi Surekha qualifying in second place in women’s compound category at the 2015 Asia Cup Stage II held at Bangkok on Wednesday. Apart from Jyothi Surekha, the other compound archers who did well in the ranking round are Vikas Rajan and Ajay