Asian Archery Championships: Three Gold Medals For India

Great performances from Abhishek Verma and Deepika Kumari in the World Cup finals have been followed up by another string of good performance by the Indian archers at the Asian Archery Championships. Jyothi Surekha Venam and Rajat Chauhan won gold medals in the women’s and men’s compound respectively. Jyoti faced Iran’s Afsaneh Shafielavijeh in the

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National Archery Championship: Rajat Chauhan Shines

World Championship silver medalist Rajat Chauhan stood out during the 36th National Archery Championship with an excellent performance. Rajat managed to defeat World Cup gold medalist Abhishek Verma in the men’s compound finals by a score of 148-146. Rajat then went on to help his Rajasthan team, consisting of Ajay Singh, Nand Kishore Rawat and Sarvesh

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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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Abhishek Verma Concentrates On Being Happy

Abhishek Verma managed to edge out American archer Steve Anderson by one crucial point to march through to the finals. The Indian was initially down by a point having shot nine times, but made a spectacular comeback, shooting three consecutive 10 pointers to take the lead. At 116 to Anderson’s 115, both archers scored 30

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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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Laxmirani Majhi Loses Bronze Medal Playoff

Hopes of adding a second medal at the 2015 World Archery Championships were dashed for Indian recurve archer Laxmirani Majhi as she narrowly lost her bronze medal playoff to World No. 3 Korean Misun Choi at Copenhagen, Denmark on Sunday. Majhi went down 4-6 (28-26, 24-29, 27-28, 29-27, 27-29) at the end of five sets.

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Rajat Chauhan Settles For Silver At World Archery Meet

Asian Games gold medallist Indian archer Rajat Chauhan had to settle for the silver medal in the men’s compound final at the World Archery Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark on Saturday. Chauhan lost the summit clash 143-147 to Denmark’s Stephan Hansen. This is India’s first ever individual medal from the prestigious world meet. Rajat Chauhan and

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World Archery Championships: Rajat Chauhan in Gold Hunt

India’s Rajat Chauhan and Laxmirani Majhi continue their medal quest for gold and bronze respectively at the World Archery Championships in Copenhagen. Rajat Chauhan overcomes 10th seed Cardona Asian Games gold medalist Rajat Chauhan guaranteed India a medal at the on-going World Archery Championships. Rajat was in dramatic form as he eased past through Colombia’s

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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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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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