Indian archers

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

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

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

Quarantine rules for Paris World Cup relaxed, women archers to leave three days before event

According to information received, the mandatory quarantine rule of 10 days will not be applicable for this particular competition and only negative RT-PCR test reports will be enough.

published on : 12th May 2021

COVID-19: Visa application rejected, Indian archers to miss Swiss World Cup 

India has been battling a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic that has forced many countries to ban travellers from India.

published on : 6th May 2021