Archery: Get Latest News, Photos and Videos along with latest updates on Archery | Hindustan Times

archery news


Latest from archery

India men topple Korea in archery, win World Cup gold

The men’s team pull off the unthinkable against the Olympic champions in the final at the Archery World Cup Stage 1 in Shanghai

The Indian Men's Recurve team of Tarundeep Rai, Dhiraj Bommadevara and Pravin Jadhav defeats the Korean Recurve Team in the Archery World Cup 2024(Sai media x)
Published on Apr 28, 2024 10:29 PM IST
ByRutvick Mehta

Archer Simranjeet Kaur hitting her targets, eyes Olympics berth

A member of the women’s recurve bronze-winning team at the Hangzhou Asian Games, the 25-year-old from Punjab has put her indifferent run behind.

Simranjeet Kaur of India during the Women's recurve team finals at the Hyundai Archery World Cup last year(Getty)
Updated on Dec 12, 2023 01:37 PM IST
ByRutvick Mehta, Mumbai

Archery: Dhiraj blocks out negatives, locks in Paris Olympic quota

The young recurve archer puts behind the Asian Games meltdown to reach the final of the Asian qualifiers in Bangkok, securing an Olympic spot for India

India's Dhiraj Bommadevara competes against Kazakhstan's Abdullin Ilfat in the quarterfinal match of men's recurve individual archery event at the 19th Asian Games, in Hangzhou, China(PTI)
Published on Nov 11, 2023 09:00 PM IST
ByRutvick Mehta, Mumbai

Archer Abhishek Verma: Ramayana and Mahabharata inspired me to learn archery

Delhi-based archer Abhishek Verma, who won silver in the men's compound team event at Asian Games 2022, hopes he can continue to make India proud

Delhi-based archer Abhishek Verma seeks inspiration for his game from the Mahabharata and the Ramayana.
Published on Oct 13, 2023 09:09 AM IST
ByManvi Singh

Never in doubt: Jyothi, Ojas clinch mixed team gold

The Indian duo beat the South Korean pair of Chaewon So and Jaehoon Joo 159-158 to win their first yellow metal of the ongoing Games.

Indian Archers Ojas Deotale and Jyothi Surekha Vennam win a gold medal in the mixed team compound archery at the ongoing Asian Games, in Hangzhou (ANI)
Published on Oct 04, 2023 08:09 PM IST
By, Hangzhou

Asian Games: Jyothi, Deotale, Verma in compound archery finals

India's Atanu Das and Dhiraj squander bright victory chances in the men's individual recurve quarters at the Asian Games.

India's Jyothi Surekha Vennam competes against compatriot Aditi Gopichand Swami in the semifinal match of women's compound individual archery event at the 19th Asian Games(PTI)
Updated on Oct 03, 2023 09:00 PM IST
By, Hangzhou

Said with a twang: A Wknd interview with archery coach Pravin Sawant

He could knock fruit out of any tree. He yearned to train, but was a ward boy instead. Now a coach, two of his wards just brought home world championship golds.

Sawant at his training academy in Satara. ‘I made my first bow using bent wires from an old umbrella,’ he says. ‘There was an archery academy 25 km away from my village, in Wai. But the bus cost <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>35 per return trip, money I didn’t have. It was heartbreaking, but what can you do?’ (Vaibhav Dharmadhikari)
Updated on Aug 18, 2023 01:09 PM IST
ByShantanu Srivastava

Archer Aditi: Ticking off targets, one arrow at a time

Reigning youth world champion Aditi Swami, 17, was crowned the senior champion in the Berlin World Archery Championships on Saturday

Aditi Swami after winning the Berlin World Archery Championships(Twitter)
Published on Aug 06, 2023 11:46 PM IST

Jyothi, Kaur, Swami win India's first-ever gold medal at Archery Worlds

The trio defeated Dafne Quintero, Ana Sofía Hernandez Jeon and Andrea Becerra of Mexico 235-229 in the final

The Indian women's compound team of Jyothi Surekha Vennam, Aditi Swami and Parneet Kaur won the gold medal at the 2023 Berlin World Archery Championships
Updated on Aug 05, 2023 08:28 AM IST
By, Mumbai

Abhishek Verma clinches individual gold in archery World Cup Stage 3

The 33-year-old Abhishek, winner of the compound team gold and an individual silver at the 2014 Incheon Asian Games, defeated James Lutz of USA 148-146.

Abhishek Verma defeated James Lutz of USA 148-146 on Saturday.
Published on Jun 18, 2023 01:58 PM IST

Anand Mahindra is impressed with 19-year-old archery champion

Anand Mahindra shared video of Prathamesh Samadhan Jawkar, a 19-year-old archery champion. The industrialist was impressed with the player's skills.

Prathamesh Samadhan Javkar while playing archery.(Twitter/@SudhirPuthran )
Published on May 22, 2023 12:14 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

After World Cup wins, archer Jyothi Surekha eyes gold at Asian Games

The 26-year-old believes her double success in Turkey is an outcome of her positivity and wants to convert that into a first gold medal at Hangzhou

India's Jyothi Surekha and Ojas Deotale pose with their medals after winning the gold medal at the Archery World Cup 2023, in Antalya, Turkey. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 24, 2023 11:18 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Indian archers tune-up for Paris Olympics under new Korean coach

Baek Woong-ki, who led the Korean women to individual and team gold at London 2012, is already making an impact among India’s new crop of talented youngsters

Indian archery team(Twitter/@india_archery)
Updated on Apr 18, 2023 04:23 AM IST
By, Kolkata

UP govt to organise Khelo India University Games next month

The Uttar Pradesh government will host the Khelo India University Games for the first time in May, with events in four cities. The 10-day multisport event will be launched on May 5.

The Khelo India University Games will be held in four cities of Uttar Pradesh. (For Representation)
Updated on Apr 14, 2023 10:54 PM IST
By, Lucknow

Draft NCF calls for teaching value of service at foundational stage

A panel led by former Indian Space Research Organisation chief Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan has prepared the draft in line with the National Education Policy 2020

The draft NCF has suggested stages of learning. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 07, 2023 01:13 PM IST

NMMC to set up 50 m archery range at Sanpada

Navi Mumbai’s archery enthusiasts will soon have a 50-m shooting lane for practice and training sessions within the city which could be used both by amateurs and professionals. It is being built at the cost of ₹92 lakh and will be ready before the end of 2023

NMMC to set up 50 m archery range at Sanpada
Updated on Apr 05, 2023 07:52 PM IST
BySameera Kapoor Munshi

Australian woman shoots an arrow using her feet, breaks Guinness World Record

Australian woman Shannen Jones broke the Guinness World Record for the ‘farthest arrow shot using feet’.

Australian woman Shannen Jones attempting the world record. (Instagram/@guinnessworldrecords)
Published on Jan 17, 2023 03:22 PM IST

Woman shoots balloon with flaming arrow while doing a handstand in viral video

This video depicts a woman shooting a balloon with a flaming arrow using her foot while doing a handstand.

The woman is drawing the bow with her toes to shoot the balloon.(Instagram/@orissakelly)
Published on Jan 12, 2023 02:37 PM IST

Komalika Bari gets back on the right track

The 20-year-old from Jamshedpur had good results at the junior level but is just starting to find her feet at the senior level

File photo of archer Komalika Bari
Published on Oct 06, 2022 11:36 PM IST
ByAvishek Roy, New Delhi

Shooting included in 2026 Commonwealth Games but wrestling and archery miss out

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) and the Commonwealth Games Australia on Wednesday unveiled the full sport programme for the Victoria 2026 CWG, featuring 20 sports and 26 disciplines, including nine fully integrated para sports.

Image for representation(file photo)
Published on Oct 05, 2022 02:38 PM IST

Archer Jyothi Surekha Vennam overcomes demons with fairytale comeback

Podiums are not new to Vennam — a six-time World Championships medallist — but success in Paris was special as it came after a shock exit from the India team this March

Vennam began shooting with the heavier equipment around mid-May and quickly settled into a rhythm(SAIMedia/Twitter)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 07:35 PM IST

Archer Aditi Gopichand Swami has bigger goals after KIYG gold

Aditi Gopichand Swami, 15, won a team gold (compound) at the Archery Asia Cup 2022 Stage 2 at Sulaymaniyah, Iraq in May and aspires to do well at the Youth World Championships

The 15-year-old bolstered Maharashtra’s medal tally by winning an individual gold in the compound event at the Khelo India Youth Games
Updated on Jun 12, 2022 07:40 PM IST

Indian archers reign supreme with eight gold, four silver and two bronze

On the concluding day, India bagged five gold, four silver and one bronze that included a rare clean sweep in the compound men's individual section, adding to their Tuesday tally of three gold and one bronze.

A detail view of arrows in the target (Representational image)(Getty Images)
Published on May 11, 2022 07:32 PM IST

Archery World Cup: Tarundeep Rai, Ridhi Phor clinch mixed team gold in final

Pairing up for the first time ever, two-time Olympian Rai and the young Ridhi trailed twice 0-2 and 2-4 but held their nerve to close out the tie 5-4 (35-37, 36-33, 39-40, 38-37) (18-17) enroute their maiden gold medal.

Recurve mixed team of Tarundeep Rai and Ridhi Phor celebrate after their triumph.(Twitter/worldarchery)
Updated on Apr 24, 2022 08:06 PM IST

Asia Cup: India assured of six medals, recurve archers disappoint again

The high point of the day came in the compound section where India remained in line for a clean sweep.

A detailed view of arrows in the target(Getty Images)
Published on Mar 17, 2022 10:01 PM IST
PTI | , Phuket

Two colleges start 15-day archery coaching camp in Ladakh

The Eliezer Joldan Memorial (EJM) College and Government Degree College (GDC) Khaltsi in collaboration with Archery Association of Ladakh started a 15-Day Archery Coaching camp for students of the college.

Generic Archery image(Getty Images)
Published on Dec 08, 2021 11:14 AM IST
ANI | , Leh

Asian Archery Championships: Indian recurve teams storm into finals

The Indian men will now clash with top seeds South Korea for the gold medal on Friday.

Asian Archery Championships: Indian recurve teams storm into finals(REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE)
Published on Nov 16, 2021 09:51 PM IST
ANI | , Dhaka [bangladesh]

Indian archers confirm three medals, face 'nemesis' Korea in all finals

In the ongoing Asian Archery Championships, India also remained in the hunt for three bronze medals in the compound men, women and recurve mixed team events after losing their respective semifinal matches.

Indian archers confirm three medals, face 'nemesis' Korea in all finals(GETTY IMAGES)
Updated on Nov 16, 2021 06:22 PM IST
PTI | , Dhaka

Archery WC: Indian women's compound team in final, men lose in quarters

The seventh-seeded women's team, comprising Priya Gurjar, Muskan Kirar and Jyothi Surekha, held its nerves in a close battle with Linda Ochoa-Anderson, Paige Pearce and Makenna Proctor on Wednesday.

Representational image.(Getty Images)
Published on Sep 23, 2021 09:28 AM IST

Ridhi, steady and good to go

The teen archer is part of the India team at the world championship in USA.

 Ridhi Phor takes aim. (HT)
Published on Sep 20, 2021 04:59 PM IST
ByRutvick Mehta, Mumbai
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
Story Saved
Live Score
Saved Articles
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Sunday, June 23, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On