There was mixed news for the Indian archery contingent at the World Cup stage 4 with the women's recurve team clinching gold while the men's recurve team settled for silver on Sunday.
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Once again it turned out be a case of so near yet so far for Deepika Kumari. The ace Indian archer once again failed to clinch the gold at World Cup as she to be contended with third successive silver medal at the World Cup Final in Paris.
India's ace archer Deepika Kumari broke-down owing to arrogant behaviour by reporters from the electronic media during the felicitation function in New Delhi.
India’s triumphant women’s recurve team returned home to a lukewarm response on Tuesday despite winning the World Cup Stage IV crown in Poland.
Indian women’s recurve team once again proved that they were a growing power as they clinched back-to-back gold at the World Cup defeating favourites South Koreans in the final in Wroclaw, Poland on Sunday.
India’s Deepika Kumari came up with a commendable performance to help India beat China 201-186 in Women’s Recurve Team Final at Archery World Cup Stage 3 being held in Medellin, Colombia.
Indian women archers Deepika Kumari and Laishram Bombayla Devi led the country into the quarterfinals by finishing just below table toppers China in the recurve qualification round of the Archery World Cup Stage 3 being held in Medellin, Colombia.
The year ended with the issue of women empowerment and security, ensuring that India was hitting the headlines, even though most of it was a negative publicity. While it was unneeded, in sports it was all a positive outcome for women. Saina Nehwal and Mary Kom stood as an example of what women can achieve, as India for the first time grabbed two medals in the women’s events at the Olympics.
India's top archer Deepika Kumari faltered at key moments to go down against World No.1 Bo Bae Ki in the World Cup final here Sunday.
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