India womens recurve team win gold at World Cup

India womens recurve team win gold at World Cup

Paris. India women’s recurve team comprising of Deepika Kumari, Komalika Bari, and Ankita Bhakat on Sunday grabbed a gold medal at the Archery World Cup stage 3 in Paris.

The team defeated Mexico by 5- 1 in the finals and as a result, this side has now won two gold medals in 2021.

“India takes gold in Paris” the official handle of World Archery tweeted.

It is to be noted that this World Cup Stage 3being held in Paris is not a qualifying tournament for the Olympics.

On Saturday, Abhishek Verma won his second individual World Cup gold in the Archery World Cup Stage 3 in Paris. Abhishek defeated USA's Kris Schaff in a shoot-off to win the gold medal.

Last week, the Indian Women’s recurve archery team failed to earn a Tokyo 2020 quota after an early exit at the final Olympic qualifier in Paris.

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