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.

Mangal Singh Champia earns Olympic berth, India in medal hunt
Mangal Singh Champia earns Olympic berth, India in medal hunt

 Mangal Singh Champia earned India an individual Olympic quota berth, while Rajat Chauhan and Laxmirani Majhi remained in the gold and bronze medal hunt in the World Archery Championships here on Thursday.

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.

India ends World Archery Championships without any medal

The Indian archery team ended their campaign in the World Championships empty-handed without any medal after the compound mixed team lost to United States in the bronze medal play-off at Belek, Turkey today.

Indian archers` disappointing show continues

India`s disappointing performance in the World Archery Championships continued with both the men`s and women`s compound teams losing in the pre-quarterfinals at Belek, Turkey on Friday.

Deepika qualifies 10th for elimination Rd in recurve event

Ace Indian archer Deepika Kumari qualified 10th for the main elimination round of the women`s individual recurve event in the World Archery Championships at Belek in Turkey on Monday.