Denied US visa, AAI withdraws archers from World Youth C'ship
Denied US visa, AAI withdraws archers from World Youth C'ship

Livid after 21 members of its 31-strong team were denied US visas, the Archery Association of India (AAI) on Friday decided to withdraw from the World Youth Archery Championships in that country as a mark of protest.

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.

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.

2-year-old archery prodigy Dolly sets national record
2-year-old archery prodigy Dolly sets national record

A two-year-old girl archery prodigy Cherukuli Dalli Shivani from Vijaywada on Tuesday achieved a stunning feat by setting a new record and entering her name into the India Book of Records.

Top archers to participate in 2nd National Ranking Archery Tournament
Top archers to participate in 2nd National Ranking Archery Tournament

Top archers of the country will be seen in action in the second stage of the TATA National Ranking Archery Tournament (NRAT) which will be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here from March 24 to 29.

Tarundeep Rai, Abhishek Verma win in National Ranking Archery Event
Tarundeep Rai, Abhishek Verma win in National Ranking Archery Event

Asian Games medallists Tarundeep Rai and Abhishek Verma won the recurve and compound events respectively in the senior men's category at the ongoing Tata National Ranking Archery tournament (NRAT) here.

Top India archers to take part in NRAT
Top India archers to take part in NRAT

Top Indian archers, including Olympian Deepika Kumari will be competing in various categories of the Tata National Ranking Archery tournament (NRAT), commencing here tomorrow.

Jharkhand name archery contingent for National Games
Jharkhand name archery contingent for National Games

 Jharkhand on Wednesday named a strong 14-member archery contingent to be led by Deepika Kumari for the 35th National Games to be held in Kerala from February 1 to 9.

National Games may be Jayanta Talukdar's last for Jharkhand
National Games may be Jayanta Talukdar's last for Jharkhand

Olympian archer Jayanta Talukdar is likely to represent Jharkhand for the last time in the National Games, commencing from January 31 in Kerala.

Mexicans archers to prepare for 2015 season in Seoul

Mexico's archery team will prepare for the 2015 season at a nearly three-week training camp in Seoul, the Mexican Olympic Committee said.

Mixed year for Indian archers as slump in recurve continues
Mixed year for Indian archers as slump in recurve continues

Indian archers had their share of hits and misses but the sport made little headway on the whole as they continued their slump in recurve section in 2014, a trend that doesn't augur too well with the Rio Olympics less than two years to go.

Historic Red Fort to host NRAT Final, 2015 Archery Asia Cup
Historic Red Fort to host NRAT Final, 2015 Archery Asia Cup

In a first, the historic Mughal period monument Red Fort will host the finals of Tata National Ranking Archery Tournament on Sunday, a competition which is being seen as a preparatory event for next year's Asia Cup to be held in the Capital from January 10-17.

Brazil's teenage archer dreams of Olympic glory

Olympic medal prospect Marcus D' Almeida hopes this week's Brazilian Archery Championships can kickstart his quest for gold at the Rio 2016 Games.

Asian Games: Indian women lose recurve bronze play-off to Japan
Asian Games: Indian women lose recurve bronze play-off to Japan

The Indian recurve archers wrapped up a thoroughly disappointing performance at the 17th Asian Games after the women's team lost a tense bronze medal match to Japan in a shoot-off hereon Sunday.

Asian Games: India upset archery kings South Korea
Asian Games: India upset archery kings South Korea

An Indian archer whose mother sold her gold ornaments to buy him an imported bow helped win his country`s first ever Asian Games gold medal in the sport on Saturday.

Abhishek Verma wins silver to cap off fruitful day for Indian archers
Abhishek Verma wins silver to cap off fruitful day for Indian archers

In what turned out to be a fruitful day for the Indian archers in the 17th Asian Games, Abhishek Verma settled for a silver after going down to Esmaeil Ebadi of Iran in the compound men's individual gold medal match here on Saturday.

Archer Trisha Deb wins bronze in compound women's individual event
Archer Trisha Deb wins bronze in compound women's individual event

In what came as surprise, Trisha Deb won a bronze in the compound women's individual event in the Asian Games to boost India's tally in archery to three medals on the day so far.

Asian Games: Women recurve team still in medal hunt, men's team crash out
Asian Games: Women recurve team still in medal hunt, men's team crash out

India's women recurve team kept itself in medal contention by moving to the semifinals of the Asian Games even as the men's recurve team suffered a close 3-5 defeat against Hong Kong to crash out in the elimination round of the archery competition, here on Friday.

Asian Games: Hasty upgrade for archery venue
Asian Games: Hasty upgrade for archery venue

South Korea`s wealthy archery association has taken matters into its own hands by hastily upgrading an Asian Games venue and providing its own meals following a number of complaints.

Indian Women recurve team ranked No 3 in FITA world ranking

Buoyed by their gold medal win in the Archery World Cup Stage IV, Indian women`s recurve team has climbed four places to be at number three position in FITA world rankings.