Indian recurve mixed team settles for silver at Archery World Cup
Indian recurve mixed team settles for silver at Archery World Cup

 The Indian recurve mixed team comprising archers Deepika Kumari and Mangal Singh Champia on Sunday settled for the silver at the World Cup-third leg here.

Abhishek Verma earns India gold in Archery World Cup
Abhishek Verma earns India gold in Archery World Cup

Abhishek Verma gave India a perfect Independence Day gift by clinching the gold medal in the compound men's individual section to open their account in the Archery World Cup Stage 3 here on Saturday.

Archery World Cup: Indian archers in gold medal hunt
Archery World Cup: Indian archers in gold medal hunt

 Indian mixed recurve team of Mangal Singh Champia and Deepika Kumari stormed into the final to assure themselves a medal in the Archery World Cup - Stage 3 here on Wednesday.

Indian archers to have Yoga sessions with Baba Ramdev for 2016 Rio Olympics
Indian archers to have Yoga sessions with Baba Ramdev for 2016 Rio Olympics

In a sport like archery where archers need better body positioning, enhance breathing techniques, and above all, an unflinching concentration, Yoga may come handy.

After mental training, now yoga sessions for Indian archers
After mental training, now yoga sessions for Indian archers

Fully aware that a small lapse in concentration can cost one a medal in any target sport, the Archery Association of India now plans to include yoga sessions in training to build archers' mental strength and give them the best-possible podium chance in Rio Olympics.

Indian archery team felicitated for Worlds performance
Indian archery team felicitated for Worlds performance

The Archery Association of India (AAI) felicitated its team here on Tuesday for the impressive performance in the recently concluded World Championships.

BCCI needs to be accountable and transparent: Sports Minister
BCCI needs to be accountable and transparent: Sports Minister

Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday said that like any other sports federation of the country, the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) also need to be made accountable and transparent in its functioning as according to the Apex Court of India it is a "public body".

Indian women's recurve team bag silver at World Archery Championships
Indian women's recurve team bag silver at World Archery Championships

Indian women's recurve team squandered a two-set lead and went down to top seed Russians in the shoot-off to bag a silver medal at the World Archery Championships, here on Sunday.

Rajat Chauhan bags historic silver in World Archery Championship
Rajat Chauhan bags historic silver in World Archery Championship

Rajat Chauhan earned India its first-ever individual medal in the World Archery Championships when the compound marksman bagged a silver after going down to home favourite Stephan Hansen in the final here on Saturday.

Compound archer Rajat Chauhan in final at Worlds
Compound archer Rajat Chauhan in final at Worlds

 Indian archer Rajat Chauhan will compete for the gold medal as he entered the final of the individual compound men's event at the World Championships at the Sundby Idrettspark here on Thursday.

Laxmirani Majhi to fight for World archery bronze
Laxmirani Majhi to fight for World archery bronze

 Indian archer Laxmirani Majhi will fight for the bronze medal as her compatriot Deepika Kumari failed to get past her Chinese opponent in the third round of the individual recurve women's event at the World Championships here on Thursday.

Deepika Kumari, Laxmirani Majhi in last 16 of World archery
Deepika Kumari, Laxmirani Majhi in last 16 of World archery

Indian archers had a mixed day in the individual recurve women's event with Laxmirani Majhi and Deepika Kumari advancing to the last 16 while Rimil Buriuly lost in her first round outing at the World Championships here on Wednesday.

Indian women's recurve archery team qualifies for Rio Olympics
Indian women's recurve archery team qualifies for Rio Olympics

 The Indian women's recurve archery team made a strong comeback to book a place in the 2016 Rio Olympics as the men failed to advance after losing to Italy in a tie break at the World Championships here on Tuesday.

Indian women archery team earns Olympic berths
Indian women archery team earns Olympic berths

Indian women's recurve team earned Olympic quota for 2016 Rio Games while the men's trio failed to advance after squandering a handsome lead at the archery World Championships, here on Tuesday.

Indian archers keep Rio 2016 hopes alive
Indian archers keep Rio 2016 hopes alive

 Indian men's and women's teams kept themselves in line to grab Olympic quota berths by finishing 10th and 15th in the qualification rounds at the World Archery Championship here on Monday.

India archers look to book 2016 Rio Olympics berths
India archers look to book 2016 Rio Olympics berths

The Indian archery team would like to be in the news for right reasons after controversial two weeks as they target Rio Olympics quota berths in the eight-day World Championships beginning here Sunday.

Focus on compound archers, Deepika at Worlds
Focus on compound archers, Deepika at Worlds

The focus will be on India's 2014 Asian Games medallists compound archers and former individual recurve World No.1 Deepika Kumari when the World Archery Championships start here on Sunday.

Deepika Kumari stuns Chang Hye-Jin, wins bronze at Antalya Archery World Cup
Deepika Kumari stuns Chang Hye-Jin, wins bronze at Antalya Archery World Cup

Archer​ Deepika Kumari stuns world number 8, Chang Hye Jin, on Sunday to win bronze medal in Women's Recurve event at Antalya Archery World Cup.

39 more athletes added to TOP scheme
39 more athletes added to TOP scheme

 The Sports Ministry has added 39 more athletes, including ace archers Deepika Kumari and Tarundeep Rai, to the Target Olympic Podium scheme (TOP).

Mental training camp for archers ends in Delhi
Mental training camp for archers ends in Delhi

Sports Ministry has for the first time organised a mental training camp for top archers in the country under the guidance of a trainer from a renowned institute in United States.