Archery World Cup gold brings more responsibility: Jyothi Surekha

Published: Published Date – 11:38 PM, Mon – 27 June 22 V Jyothi became the first woman compound archer to win a medal for the country at the World Cup. Hyderabad: Archer Vennam Jyothi Surekha scripted history recently at the World Cup stage 3 event in Paris. She clinched India’s first-ever World Cup gold medal … Read more

Indian archers make quarter-final exits

The new-look Indian archery teams without some big names produced disappointing performances to get eliminated in the quarterfinals in the season-opening World Cup Stage 1 on Thursday. The men’s recurve trio of Tarundeep Rai, Sachin Gupta and Jayanta Talukdar got the top billings in the qualifying but the team failed to live up to expectations, … Read more

India ab world level pe perform kar raha hai: Archer Abhishek Verma

Archer Abhishek Verma continues to bring laurels for the country. Recently, as part of the Indian Men’s compound team — with Rajat Chauhan and Aman Saini — he fought to the finish to win over France and clinch the gold medal in successive world cup stages. The team stunned one and all at the Archery … Read more

Archery World Cup: Compound mixed pair fights for bronze; flop show by recurve team

India’s mixed team of compound archers will be fighting for a bronze medal after its semi-final defeat while the recurve team put up yet another dismal show at the World Cup (Stage Two) on Friday. The mixed pair of Abhishek Verma and Avneet Kaur ousted Denmark (157-155), fancied Mexico (156-153) before going down to 10th … Read more

India win compound men’s gold, Bhardwaj bags silver, bronze for mixed team

For the second consecutive Archery World Cup stage of the 2022, the Indian men’s team shone bright in the compound event as they defeated France to clinch gold in Gwangju, South Korea on Saturday. India’s compound archery trio of Abhishek Verma, Aman Saini and Rajat Chauhan produced a stirring fightback against France in the men’s … Read more

UP teen set to complete inspiring journey

UP teen to represent India at Archery World Cup 2022 Photo: AP KEY HIGHLIGHTS 19-year-old archer Neeraj Chauhan is set to fulfill his lifelong dream. Neeraj used to sell vegetables in UP during the national lockdown in order to make ends meet. Thanks to the Sports Ministry, Neeraj will now represent India at the Archery … Read more

Deepika Kumari, back in the Indian team, excited to compete at World Cup Stage 3

Out of action since the Tokyo Olympics, Indian archer Deepika Kumari is set to make a comeback in the upcoming Stage 3 of the World Cup beginning in Paris on Tuesday. Also returning to action is star compound archer Jyothi Surekha Vennam. Deepika, the 28-year-old, had won an individual gold medal in this tournament in … Read more

With a quiver of hope, Jyothi Surekha Vennam makes the most of a second chance

For a world-class athlete, Jyothi Surekha Vennam is accepting of circumstances when things don’t work out for her. Where athletes sometimes expect past glories to make up for their present shortcomings, the 25-year-old compound archer understands and accepts the unforgiving nature of sport where even one bad afternoon can undo years of hard work. It … Read more