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Father bought him imported bow with his savings, watched him winning gold

On Saturday night, 19-year-old Singh paired up with Raginee Markoo of Madhya Pradesh to claim the gold medal in the mixed team compound event in the World Junior Archery Championship at Madrid, Spain.

India bag gold in World Archery Youth Championships

Sukhbeer Singh and Raginee Markoo prevailed over their Swiss opponents to clinch a gold medal in the compound junior mixed team event of the World Archery Youth Championships on Saturday.

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Komalika Bari assures India of a silver in World Archery Youth Championships

The 17-year-old archer hailing from Jharkhand, India will face Sonoda Waka of Japan in the fight for the gold in the World Archery Youth Championships on Sunday.

Beleaguered archers hope for early resolution, may write to Kiren Rijiju

The World Archery's decision is effective from Monday and the last event in which the archers can participate under the Indian flag is the World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid from August 19-25.

India's top-ranked archer Deepika Kumari bags silver in Tokyo Olympics test event

Ranked fourth in the qualification round, Deepika found the going tough against the second seed, who produced fine shooting including a flawless third set to clinch the match 6-0 in her favour.

World Archery gives one-month ultimatum to AAI: Clear mess or face suspension

The decision to de-list AAI will not prevent Indian archers from taking part in international events under the national flag in competitions for which entries have already been made.

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Indian men's archery team bags Olympic quota, women misfire

The men's team of Tarundeep Rai, Atanu Das and Pravin Jadhav put up a superlative show, posting a 5-3 win over Canada to secure a three-athlete quota for the first time since the 2012 London Olympics.

Archery Controversy: Acting president Sunil Sharma 'rejects' secretary's election notification

Acting president Sharma had earlier sent a notice for conducting the association election on May 26, which the secretary had then termed "unauthorized" and "contempt of court".

Indian archers return empty-handed from WC Stage II

India returned empty-handed from the Archery World Cup Stage II here after the country's recurve and compound mixed pair teams crashed out in the second round, here Friday.

AAI president BVP Rao resigns after Supreme Court ruling

Archery Association of India (AAI) President BVP Rao Wednesday resigned after the Supreme Court's ruling to set aside the constitution of the national body of the sport as amended by Delhi High Court-appointed administrator S Y Quraishi.

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This 5-Year-Old Girl Created Two Archery Records In A Day

5-year-old Cherukuri Dolly Shivani from Vijayawada created two archery records on Sunday to enter the India Book of Records and the Asian Book of Records. In the first attempt, Shivani shot 103 arrows at a target 10 metres away in just 11 minutes and 19 seconds with a compounding bow and Indian arrows For the second […]

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