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Komalika Bari becomes recurve cadet world champion, wins India's second gold

India concluded their campaign with two gold and one bronze medal in their last event before the World Archery suspension comes into effect.

AAI hearing further delayed, suspension looms large

Hearing a PIL in the Rahul Mehra versus Union of India & Ors, a Delhi HC Special Bench comprising Justice S Murlidhar and Najmi Waziri on July 27 had fixed the matter for arguments on August 2.


World Archery appoints Abhinav Bindra to sort AAI mess

The celebrated Indian shooter, Abhinav Bindra will be part of the selection panel, also consisting of IOA secretary general Rajeev Mehta and a representative of Sport Ministry to pick the national teams till a new AAI body takes charge.

Indian men's recurve team settles for silver in Archery World Championships

Beaten by the Chinese team in the World Championships, India had to settle for a Silver after the trio of Tarundeep Rai, Atanu Das and Pravin Jadhav let the opportunity slip with a 2-6 loss.

Jyothi Surekha Vennam stars as India bag two bronze in Archery World Championships

Jyothi Surekha Vennam led the fightback for the Indian Women Compound Team to seal a 229-226 win against Turkey, and clinched another bronze in the evening session when she pipped world number two Yesim Bostan of Turkey 10-9 in the shoot-off.

Olympic quota already booked, Indian men's recurve team reaches World Archery C'ships final

A day after securing the 2020 Tokyo Olympics three-man quota by making the quarterfinals, the India trio of Tarundeep Rai, Atanu Das and Pravin Jadhav made their way into the finals, where they will be up against China.


Indian men, women archery teams one win away from securing Olympic berths

Both the men's and women's recurve teams remained in the fray for securing spots for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games after a day of success, where the men's team will next face Canada to secure the three-athlete quotas.

Tarundeep Rai leads India team to 11th place in Olympics qualifications

Two-time Olympian Tarundeep Rai shot 676 to secure the best finish (11th) among the Indians, while his young Army colleague Pravin Jadhav was next best at 31st place with a score of 673, for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifications.

Arjun Munda, BVP Rao set to be elected presidents in two AAI elections

The Archery Association of India will go ahead with two separate polls simultaneously in New Delhi and Chandigarh on Sunday, which will lead to the election of two presidents, Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda and retired IAS officer BVP Rao.

World Archery warns AAI of suspension, suggests June 24 as new poll date

Ahead of the World Championships, the World Archery has warned Archery Association of India that if they hold two polls then they would be suspended to compete the championships under a national flag, but instead they have to compete under a World Archery flag.