Asian Archery: India wins 3 gold, 4 silver, 2 bronze

IMAGE: India’s Abhishek Verma celebrates after successful gold. : Archery Global/Twitter

Indian archers produced an outstanding efficiency, grabbing 3 gold, 4 silver and two bronze medals on the Asian Championships in Dhaka on Thursday.


Two Indian girls and boys additionally booked quota puts for the 2018 Adolescence Olympics.

15-year-old Haryana woman Himani Kumari defeated her Mongolian opponent Bayasgalan Badamjuani 7-1 within the recurve cadet bronze play-off to bag the quota.

Previous, in an all-Indian cadet recurve ultimate, 14-year-old Akash, who additionally belongs to Haryana, defeated Dhiraj Bommadevara of Andhra Pradesh 6-Four to bag the lads quota for the Adolescence Olympics in Argentina.

This match additionally serves because the 2018 Adolescence Olympics in Buenos Aires.

Trailing Zero-Four after two units, Akash held his nerve to win 3 units and completed with 3 best 10s for a super gold medal triumph.

Recurve senior males’s workforce of Jayanta Talukdar, Atanu Das and Yashdev misplaced to their Korean opponents 1-Five to accept a silver.

India additionally bagged two gold medals within the non-Olympic compound self-discipline.

Abhishek Verma beat Korean rival Kim Jongho to win the gold and save you a blank sweep of particular person crowns by way of Korea.

Indian girls’s compound workforce of Jyothi Surekha Vennam, Trisha Deb and Parveena beat So Chaewon, Choi Bomin and Music Yun Soo 230-227 to win the gold medal.

Verma, on the other hand, may just now not encourage India to a compound workforce gold as he in conjunction with Gurwinder Singh and Rajat Chauhan misplaced by way of two issues to the Korean workforce of Jongho, Choi Yonghee and Kim Taeyoon, who totalled 234.

India additionally bagged a 2d silver in compound phase because the combined workforce misplaced to Korea, whilst Jyothi bagged a bronze to finish their tally.

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