Asian Archery: Gold medal haul for archers

Mar 09, 2018, 08:02 IST | PTI

Promila Daimary won second individual gold medal for India as Indian junior archers bagged three gold and two bronze medals to finish their Asia Cup Archery Stage 1 campaign on a high yesterday

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Promila Daimary won second individual gold medal for India as Indian junior archers bagged three gold and two bronze medals to finish their Asia Cup Archery Stage 1 campaign on a high yesterday. Indian trio of Akash, Gora Ho and Gaurav Lambe defeated Mongolia's Adiyasuren Baasankhuu, Otgonbold Baatarkhuyag and Gantugs Jantsan 27-26 in the tie-breaker to clinch gold.

Earlier Promila Daimary defeated Natalia Erdynieva of Russia 7-3 to win a gold in the women's recurve individual where India also bagged bronze through Madhu Vedwan. She pipped Altangerel Enkhtuya of Mangolia 6-5 in the shootoff (9-8) after being locked 5-all for the bronze. India had bagged a gold in the women's compound individual section where Muskan Kirar prevailed over Nadhirah Zakaria Sazatul of Malaysia 139-136 yesterday.

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