London Olympics Archery: Tarundeep Rai wins in a shoot-off

Last Updated: Jul 31, 2012, 21:17 PM IST

Zeenews Sports Bureau

London: Indian archer Tarundeep Rai won his round of 32 match against Cuban Juan Carlos Stevens 9-8 to enter the round of 16. After losing the first and the third set, Tarun made a remarkable come back to win the fourth and fifth to force the game into a tie breaker.

In the one arrow shoot-off, Tarundeep shot a 9 as opposed to the Stevens`s 8.

AS IT HAPPENED...

Tarundeep Rai wins the Rd of 32 9-8.

Tarundeep Rai: 9
Stevens:8

Shoot off now.

Tie-breaker now. Set is 5-5.

Tarundeep Rai takes fifth set 27-26

Tarundeep Rai 3rd arrow: 9
Stevens 3rd arrow: 10

Tarundeep Rai 2nd arrow: 8
Stevens 2nd arrow: 7

Tarundeep Rai 1st arrow: 10
Stevens 1st arrow: 9

Tarundeep takes fourth set 28-26

Tarundeep Rai 3rd arrow: 10
Stevens 3rd arrow: 9

Tarundeep Rai 2nd arrow: 10
Stevens 2nd arrow: 8

Tarundeep Rai 1st arrow: 8
Stevens 1st arrow: 9

Match point for Stevens.

Cuban Stevens takes third set 28-27

Tarundeep Rai 3rd arrow: 8
Stevens 3rd arrow: 9

Tarundeep Rai 2nd arrow: 9
Stevens 2nd arrow: 10

Tarundeep Rai 1st arrow: 10
Stevens 1st arrow: 9

Stevens leads 3-1

2nd Set: Honours even: 27-27

Tarundeep Rai 3rd arrow: 8
Stevens 3rd arrow: 9

Tarundeep Rai 2nd arrow: 9
Stevens 2nd arrow:8

Tarundeep Rai first arrow: 10
Stevens first arrow:10

Cuban Stevens takes first set 28-27

Tarundeep Rai : 9
Stevens :10

Tarundeep Rai : 9
Stevens : 8

Tarundeep Rai shoots first and it is 8
Stevens gets 9