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Archery World Cup: Deepika Kumari-led women's recurve team claims silver in Paris
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Archery World Cup: Deepika Kumari-led women's recurve team claims silver in Paris

Chinese Taipei's trio of Lei Chien-Ying, Peng Chia-Mao and Kuo Tzu Ying wrapped up the game by the third set of the match as the final scoreline read 5-1 (168-163) in a one-sided encounter

Archery World Cup:  Compound mixed pair reach final, confirm second medal for India
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Archery World Cup: Compound mixed pair reach final, confirm second medal for India

The compound mixed pair of Verma and Jyothi defeated Estonia's Robin Jaatma and Lisell Jaatma 156-151 in a lopsided semi-final, a day after Deepika Kumari made it to the finals in the recurve women's team event.

Archery World Cup: Indian women's team storms into final; Jyothi Sureka reaches semi-final
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Archery World Cup: Indian women's team storms into final; Jyothi Sureka reaches semi-final

A day after all of them slipped out of top-30 in the qualifying round to get a lowly 13th seed, the trio of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Simranjeet Kaur beat Ukraine, Britain and Turkey en route the summit clash

Deepika Kumari falters on India comeback, slips to 37th in qualifying round
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Deepika Kumari falters on India comeback, slips to 37th in qualifying round

Deepika Kumari failed to impress in the qualifying round in her much-anticipated return, finishing a lowly 37th behind Ankita Bhakat in the World Cup Stage 3

Archer Deepika Kumari set for India comeback at Paris
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Archer Deepika Kumari set for India comeback at Paris

Indian archer Deepika Kumari is all set to make a India comeback in the upcoming Stage 3 of the World Cup beginning here on Tuesday.

Asian Games: After missing cut, heartbroken archers Deepika and Atanu vow to return with best versions
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Asian Games: After missing cut, heartbroken archers Deepika and Atanu vow to return with best versions

The power-archery couple, who share five Olympics and a clutch of World titles between them, failed to make the India team in a three-week long trial that concluded at the SAI Centre Sonipat on Sunday.

Archer Deepika Kumari fails to make cut in Asian Games squad for first time since 2010
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Archer Deepika Kumari fails to make cut in Asian Games squad for first time since 2010

Deepika lost two of her three round robin matches in the final leg to miss her Asian Games berth at the SAI centre in Sonipat on Sunday.

Star archers Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das dropped from TOPS programme
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Star archers Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das dropped from TOPS programme

Deepika and Atanu were on Thursday dropped from the Sports Ministry's Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) due to their below-par performances in the national ranking tournament.

Archer Deepika Kumari talks about 'pressure' of Olympics, wants to see her game from a different perspective
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Archer Deepika Kumari talks about 'pressure' of Olympics, wants to see her game from a different perspective

In the form of her life after winning five World Cup medals this year, the 27-year-old carried the hopes of 1.3 billion Indians to get the sport their first Olympic archery medal in Tokyo.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers return home empty-handed yet again, lack of planning blamed
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers return home empty-handed 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 of five Olympics in between them.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Atanu Das loses to Takaharu Furukawa; Indian archery campaign ends without medal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Atanu Das loses to Takaharu Furukawa; Indian archery campaign ends without medal

Das was the lone archer in the fray after Deepika Kumari succumbed to a 0-6 rout by eventual gold medallist An San of Korea on Friday.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Lovlina Borgohain assures India of second medal; PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi to enter semis
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Lovlina Borgohain assures India of second medal; PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi to enter semis

Borgohain, all of 23 and already two-time world championship medallist, took a big step in making her own space in the Indian women's boxing's landscape, which has been largely dominated by Mary Kom.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Archer Deepika Kumari out of Games after losing to An San in quarter-finals
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Archer Deepika Kumari out of Games after losing to An San in quarter-finals

In the 2016 Rio Olympics, Deepika had lost in the pre-quarterfinals, while at her maiden Olympics in London, where she had gone as a number one ranked player, she had crashed out in the opening round.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 30 July, Day 7 schedule of Indian athletes
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 30 July, Day 7 schedule of Indian athletes

Here's the complete schedule of Tokyo Olympics 2020 involving Indian athletes on 30 July.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Atanu Das downs two-time Olympic champion Oh Jin Hyek to qualify for Round of 16
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Atanu Das downs two-time Olympic champion Oh Jin Hyek to qualify for Round of 16

Das and his world number one wife Deepika Kumari are the two Indians left in the fray. Deepika has also made the Round of 16.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 28 July, Day 5 schedule of Indian athletes
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 28 July, Day 5 schedule of Indian athletes

Here's the complete schedule of Tokyo Olympics 2020 involving Indian athletes on 28 July.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers hope to shrug off disappointment of team events, brace for individual challenge
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers hope to shrug off disappointment of team events, brace for individual challenge

No Indian has so far managed to cross the pre-quarterfinal hurdle but going by their form, it won't be a surprise if they go deep.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers Deepika Kumari, Pravin Jadhav lose mixed team QF against South Korea
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers Deepika Kumari, Pravin Jadhav lose mixed team QF against South Korea

Needing another win in the fourth set to take the match to the decider, Jadhav started off with a 6 that virtually ended their campaign.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's Deepika Kumari, Pravin Jadhav sail into mixed team QF after beating Chinese Taipei
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's Deepika Kumari, Pravin Jadhav sail into mixed team QF after beating Chinese Taipei

Later in the day, the Indian duo will face the winners of top seed Korea and Bangladesh in the mixed pair section, which is making its Olympics debut at Tokyo.