Archery Schedule, 2015: Ample Opportunities To Prepare For Rio

The 2015 World Archery Championships in Copenhagen proved very productive for India. The Deepika Kumari led women’s recurve team, and Mangal Singh Champia, secured Olympic quotas, making Indian prospects for Rio brighter. Here, Sports Rediscovered takes a look at competitions scheduled for the year 2015, where the Indian archers can prove their worth. The events

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Archery World Cup Stage 3 Recap: India Display Good Form

The third stage of the Archery World Cup has come to an end. The tournament was a decent success for the Indian archers as they finished with one gold, one silver and a narrow miss for a bronze medal. Two medals for India at Archery World Cup The Indian mixed recurve pair of Deepika Kumari

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Indian Recurve Team Adds Silver At Archery World Cup

On a day when Abhishek Verma took gold in the Archery World Cup, his compatriots in the recurve mixed team had to settle for silver, losing to the Mexican pair of Aida Roman and Juan Rene Serrano 5-1. The Indian mixed pair of Deepika Kumari and Mangal Singh Champia were forced to settle for a

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Abhishek Verma Wins Gold at Archery World Cup

Abhishek Verma focussed on staying happy ahead of the game and did manage for most of the time. But, his team’s defeat in the bronze medal play-off against Italy in the afternoon pulled the trigger for him to win India’s first Gold at the ongoing World Cup. “My dream has come true,” Abhishek said, after

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Deepika Kumari And Mangal Singh Champia In Finals

Mangal Singh Champia and Deepika Kumari made it to the finals of the Archery world Cup stage-3 , beating second seeded pair of Jean-Charles Valladont and Sophie Planeix 5-3. The duo have been drawn against the dark horse of the tournament, the Mexican pair of Juan Rene Serrano and Aida Roman, in the final event

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World Archery Recap: India Book Olympic Spots

The Indian Women’s recurve team and Mangal Singh Champia bagged spots for the Olympics next year after a promising performance at the World Archery Championship. Two Medals for India at World Archery championship India won two unprecedented medals in the championship and had a strong showing altogether. The Qualification round saw a stellar performance from

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Mangal Singh Champia Still In The Hunt For Rio

Indian men’s recurve archer Mangal Singh Champia kept alive his hopes of qualifying for Rio Olympics as he reached the last-32 stage in the individual competition at the World Archery Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark on Wednesday. Among the Indian women recurve archers, Laxmirani Majhi was the star of the show as she came through two

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Deepika Kumari Helps India Book Rio Spot

It turned out to be a memorable day for the Indian women’s recurve team at the World Archery Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark on Tuesday. Led by Deepika Kumari, the Indian squad not only secured the coveted quota at the 2016 Rio Olympics, but also progressed to the final of the prestigious world meet. Hopes, however,

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Abhishek Verma Top Seed At World Archery Championships

The qualification rounds of the World Archery Championships got completed on Monday at Copenhagen, Denmark with compound archer Abhishek Verma putting up a stellar show. The 2014 Asian Games gold medallist shot up to the top position in the qualifying rounds with a score of 697. The men’s compound team secured the third position and

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Road To Rio – Indian Archers Gear Up For World Archery Meet

The toughest and most important part of the season starts for our Indian archers as Olympic Qualification period beckons. The principle qualifying tournament is the 2015 World Archery Championships which will be held in Denmark from 26th July to 2nd August this year. Qualification Calendar for Indian archers: The tournaments that are of prime importance

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