Archers

India lose to Korea twice in recurve finals, conclude campaign with seven medals

In the last edition too, India had won seven medals (1-2-4), although the archers bettered the silver medal's count this time.

published on : 19th November 2021

Jyothi Surekha wins gold at Asian Archery Championship in Dhaka

Archer Vennam Jyothi Surekha has won individual gold and mixed team silver in the 22nd Asian Archery Championship held at Dhaka in Bangladesh from November 13.

published on : 19th November 2021

Archery World Championships: Ankita Bhakat, Abhishek Verma and Jyothi Surekha Vennam sail into quarters 

India have already confirmed two medals by entering the compound women and mixed finals slated in the early hours of Saturday.

published on : 24th September 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Indian archers return as 'tourists' yet again, lack of planning blamed

The biggest letdown was the power archery couple -- Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das -- who were not able to overcome the pressure factor despite having the experience.

published on : 1st August 2021

Indian archers look to hit restart button after mixed pair debacle

Pravin Jadhav would be taking the field two days after the quarterfinal defeat in the mixed pair competition, along with Deepika Kumari.

published on : 25th July 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Of mixed reactions and the differences within...

Deepika and debutant Jadhav looked scrappy in their first match together against Chinese Taipei and trailed 1-3 before regaining form in the final two sets to storm into the last-eight.

published on : 25th July 2021

Tokyo Olympics Archery preview: Deepika in focus as India look to exorcise past ghosts

Competing in her third successive Olympics, two-time world No. 1 Deepika has seen it all, from the lows of London to hitting rock-bottom at Rio 2016.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Government report shows 3% drop in women’s role in leading scientific research

The data shows that 83 per cent of Co-PIs were male and 17 per cent were female.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Denial of visas forces Indian archers to pull out of Paralympic qualifiers

The event was set to be the final chance for two Indian para-archers -- Adil Mohamed Nazir Ansari (men W1) and Jyoti Baliyan (compound open) -- to qualify for the Paralympics.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Role of women in leading scientific research has dropped: Report

The data shows that 83 per cent of Co-PIs were male and 17 per cent were female.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Seeking Tokyo berth: D-Day for women recurve archers in Paris

A total of 28 recurve women's teams will be competing for the three available team quota places and the Indians are among the favourites this time around.

published on : 20th June 2021

Lockdown compounds India archers’ woes

The last time India’s compound archers were part of the national camp was April 16. It has been more than one-and-a-half months since the archers last trained in a proper manner.

published on : 3rd June 2021

Olympic qualifiers on again for women archers

After intervention from the Ministry of External Affairs, Sports Ministry as well as the IOA, the French government has finally relented.

published on : 1st June 2021

Oral drug to treat 'black fungus' ready for technology transfer: IIT Hyderabad Researchers

The technology developed is made free from Intellectual Property rights so that it can be mass-produced and is affordable and available to the public at large, Dr.Chandra Shekhar Sharma said.

published on : 29th May 2021

Olympic hopes hang in balance for women archers

This is a major blow for India's women recurve team, one of the favourites to seal their spot for the Olympics in Paris. As of now, Deepika Kumari is the only woman archer to have made the cut. 

published on : 20th May 2021
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