The Indian men’s team of Abhishek Verma, Sandeep Kumar and Rajat Chauhan had to overcome several odds to reach this stage and it is heartening to see their success on the biggest stage for Compound Archery. The temperament and chutzpah displayed by these youngsters in the finals, unnerved the champions, South Korea and helped India win a gold.
India wrote a golden chapter of her wrestling history as Yogeshwar Dutt brought home India’s fourth gold medal from the Incheon Asian Games. Khushbir Kaur too added her own name to the records by clinching India’s first ever walking medal by a woman at the Asian Games. With more medals from athletics and tennis, India
Day 8 of the Incheon Asian Games turned out to be the most successful and glittering day of the competition for India so far. Archery and squash brought two gold medals on a day of medal rush. Shooting chipped in with a bronze. There were more medals in wrestling, archery, athletics as well as shooting
India’s wait for the elusive second gold medal finally ended with a spectacular show from Indian archers who returned with a gold, a silver and two bronze medals. But what made the biggest news was the stunning display from the Indians to upstage South Korea 227-224 in the men’s compound archery team final. In the individual
An elated Sandeep later revealed how much he yearned for an Asiad medal. ‘’I have worked 8 years for this and always wanted to win a medal in the Asian Games. It’s a dream come true,’’ said Sejwal.
Indian compound archers put up some spectacular performances to keep alive India’s hopes of winning more than one archery medal at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon. The men’s team comprising Abhishek Verma, Sandeep Kumar and Rajat Chauhan edged past Iran 231-227 to set up a final showdown with hosts South Korea. Compound Team Performances
Deepika Kumari, Indian archery’s blue-eyed girl looks to exorcise the London Olympics ghosts once and for all by a good performance at Incheon. It’s a chance to set things right, to prove the detractors wrong and most importantly to prove to herself that she can still be the best once again. The last year had