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Archery World Cup: Indian women's team of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat, Komalika Bari storms into final
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Archery World Cup: Indian women's team of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat, Komalika Bari storms into final

India are also in the medal hunt in three more events with newly-wed Atanu Das and Deepika advancing into the mixed pair bronze playoff. The duo will also vie for individual medals, having made the last-four in their respective sections.

Archery World Cup: India's Atanu Das, Deepika Kumari storm into individual recurve semi-finals
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Archery World Cup: India's Atanu Das, Deepika Kumari storm into individual recurve semi-finals

Defying severe winds at the Sports Complex Los Arcos, Das defeated his Candian rival Eric Peters 6-4 to set up a semi-final clash with Angel Alvarado of Mexico.

Archery World Cup: Atul Verma, Bombayla Devi to fight for bronze medal in mixed team recurve event
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Archery World Cup: Atul Verma, Bombayla Devi to fight for bronze medal in mixed team recurve event

Ranked fifth in the qualifications, the Indian pair lost to top seeds Korea 2-6 in the semifinals to set up a bronze medal clash with seventh seed Italy at Archery World Cup Stage IV.

Archery World Cup Stage III: Four Indians including Deepika Kumari, Tarundeep Rai enter third round; Atanu Das ousted
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Archery World Cup Stage III: Four Indians including Deepika Kumari, Tarundeep Rai enter third round; Atanu Das ousted

Four Indians including Deepika Kumari and Tarundeep Rai advanced into third round even as Atanu Das crashed out in the recurve individual section of the Archery World Cup Stage III

Archery Association of India contemplating legal action against KLM Royal Dutch Airlines after missing World Cup due to flight delay
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Archery Association of India contemplating legal action against KLM Royal Dutch Airlines after missing World Cup due to flight delay

The Archery World Cup was one of the two major competitions planned for Indian team before the World Championships in the Netherlands in June, which will be the first qualification event for the Tokyo Olympics 2020

Indian archers forced to skip Colombia World Cup due to flight delay; Deepika Kumari won't defend individual title
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Indian archers forced to skip Colombia World Cup due to flight delay; Deepika Kumari won't defend individual title

The 23-member Indian archery contingent was slated to board Royal Dutch Airlines KLM 872 from Delhi to Amsterdam early Saturday morning but due to "operational issues" the flight was delayed by two hours 53 minutes, that shattered their onward journey plan to Medellin.

World Cup Final: Compound archer Abhishek Verma ‘earns his stripes’ by signing off season with twin medals
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World Cup Final: Compound archer Abhishek Verma ‘earns his stripes’ by signing off season with twin medals

Capping off a memorable year with multiple medals in World Cups, the World Cup Final and the Asiad, Abhishek Verma is now bracing himself for a tougher assignment: convincing the government to fund his training for next year.

Asian Games 2018: Indian archer Deepika Kumari ready to erase bitter memories of 2014 Incheon Games in Jakarta
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Asian Games 2018: Indian archer Deepika Kumari ready to erase bitter memories of 2014 Incheon Games in Jakarta

Down with fever for five days, Deepika Kumari's departure was delayed, with the archery contingent leaving on 14 August.

Asian Games 2018: Archer Abhishek Verma confident of at least two medals despite absence of individual events
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Asian Games 2018: Archer Abhishek Verma confident of at least two medals despite absence of individual events

Top Indian archer Abhishek Verma is still confident of clinching two medals in the Asian Games, the same number he won in the last edition, despite the compound section he competed in not having individual events this time.

Indian archer Deepika Kumari bags gold in women's recurve event at Stage 3 of Archery World Cup
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Indian archer Deepika Kumari bags gold in women's recurve event at Stage 3 of Archery World Cup

Indian archer Deepika Kumari has clinched gold in the women's recurve event at the third stage of the Archery World Cup being held in America, qualifying for the circuit final that is scheduled to take place later this year.

Archery World Cup: India's men and women compound teams advance to bronze medal play-offs
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Archery World Cup: India's men and women compound teams advance to bronze medal play-offs

The Indian men and women's compound teams advanced to the bronze medal play-offs on a day of disappointments in stage one of the Archery World Cup in Shanghai on Thursday.

Archery World Cup Stage 1: Ankita Bhagat best placed Indian in recurve qualification; Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das get 10th spots
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Archery World Cup Stage 1: Ankita Bhagat best placed Indian in recurve qualification; Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das get 10th spots

Ankita Bhagat emerged as the best-placed Indian in the recurve qualifications round as she got an eighth seed, while former world number one Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das got the 10th spots in the Archery World Cup Stage 1 in Shanghai on Wednesday.

Deepika Kumari crashes out in first round of Archery World Cup Final after losing to Tan Ya-ting
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Deepika Kumari crashes out in first round of Archery World Cup Final after losing to Tan Ya-ting

Deepika was the lone Indian to have made the cut to the World Cup Final draw of eight by virtue of her two quarterfinal finishes in the four World Cups this year.

Archery World Cup: Here's how Twitter reacted to India's win over Colombia to clinch gold medal
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Archery World Cup: Here's how Twitter reacted to India's win over Colombia to clinch gold medal

The Indian men's compound team defeated Colombia to clinch the gold medal on the penultimate day of the archery World Cup stage 1 championship. Here's how social media reacted to India's win

Archery World Cup: Indian men's compound team clinches gold medal
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Archery World Cup: Indian men's compound team clinches gold medal

The Indian men's compound archery team, comprising Abhishek Verma, Chinna Raju Srither and Amanjeet Singh clinched the gold medal after beating Camilo Andres Cardona, Jose Carlos Ospina and Daniel Munoz 226-221 in compound Archery final.

Road to Rio: Armed with experience, recurve archer Deepika Kumari goes for gold
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Road to Rio: Armed with experience, recurve archer Deepika Kumari goes for gold

Deepika Kumari is a force to be reckoned with, both in the individual as well as team recurve events at Rio

Indian recurve mixed pair Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das reach final of Archery World Cup
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Indian recurve mixed pair Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das reach final of Archery World Cup

The Indian recurve mixed duo will take on top-seeded Korean pair of Ku Bonchan and Choi Misun in Sunday's gold medal clash.

Rio beckons! Deepika Kumari, Bombayla Devi, Laxmirani Majhi in Indian archery team for Olympics
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Rio beckons! Deepika Kumari, Bombayla Devi, Laxmirani Majhi in Indian archery team for Olympics

A three-member Indian women's archery team comprising Deepika Kumari, Bombayla Devi and Laxmirani Majhi was on Monday named for the Rio Olympics after a series of selection trials in the last three months.

Archery World Cup: Indian women's team win silver, men clinch bronze
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Archery World Cup: Indian women's team win silver, men clinch bronze

The Indian women's team settled for silver after losing in the final, while the men's trio and mixed pair won their bronze playoffs in the Archery World Cup