Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: Indian women’s archery team defeated China in the recurve event to claim the gold medal at the Archery World Cup Stage 3 in Medellin, Columbia on Sunday.
The team of Rimil Buriuly, L Bombayla Devi and Deepika Kumari outclassed the top seeded Chinese trio of Xu Jing, Cheng Ming and Cui Yuanyuan 201-186.
This is India’s first World Cup Women’s team gold since their triumph in Shanghai back in 2011.
Earlier, India clinched a bronze medal in the compound men`s team event to open their account in the Archery World Cup.