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Rio Olympics 2016: Deepika Kumari falters under pressure, Atanu Das finishes fifth in ranking round

Rio Olympics 2016: Deepika Kumari falters under pressure, Atanu Das finishes fifth in ranking round

Indian archers campaign got off to a rousing start with a brilliant show in the morning session by Atanu Das in his maiden Olympics appearance.

2016 Rio Olympics: Indian men's archery team faces last chance to make cut

2016 Rio Olympics: Indian men's archery team faces last chance to make cut

They will have to finish among the top three in the Olympic Qualifiers on June 16.

Indian recurve team tops men's seeds at 2016 Rio Olympics test event

Indian recurve team tops men's seeds at 2016 Rio Olympics test event

Indian men's recurve team of Rahul Banerjee, Jayanta Talukdar and Mangal Singh Champia led the qualification round, while the women's team slumped to 12th place at the International Archery Challenge for the Rio Olympic Test Event.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Asian Games 2014: Indian recurve archers disappoint, women's team still in fray

Asian Games 2014: Indian recurve archers disappoint, women's team still in fray

The fancied Indian recurve archers on Friday cut a sorry figure in the individual events but the country is still in with a chance of bagging a bronze medal in the women's team category in the 17th Asian Games, here.

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.

Dola pins hopes on archers to triumph in London

Dola Banerjee could not make it to her third straight Olympics but has no doubt that the squad picked for the upcoming London Games is the best to represent India.

India archers brave fever to train at Lord`s

They may be down with mild fever due to change in climate a week into their stay here, but that has failed to stop the Indian archers from visiting the Lord`s everyday to get acclimatised to the windy conditions ahead of the Olympics.

Archer Deepika certain to win Olympic medal, says mother Geeta

The mother of Commonwealth Games gold medal winning archer Deepika Kumari is very confident that her daughter would return home with a medal, of whatever hue, from the London Olympic Games commencing next week.

Don`t want to break hearts of my fellow Naga people: Swuro

Indian women`s archery team member Chekrovolu Swuro says winning a medal in London would not just be a personal high but also an expression of her gratitude to her tribe.

Indian archers plan to do a Ganguly at Lord`s

India`s male archers plan to do an action replay of Sourav Ganguly`s torso-baring celebrations if they manage to notch up an Olympic medal at cricket`s Mecca -- the Lord`s.

May Lord`s bless us: Tarundeep

The hallowed Lord`s will host the archery competition during the Olympics and Indian ace Tarundeep Rai hopes the `Mecca of cricket` would bless the Indian archers as they eye their first medal at London Games

I`m expecting a medal from Deepika: Limba Ram

Deepika Kumari becoming World No 1 in Women`s Recurve Archery has raised expectations of her making it to the podium at the London Games and national coach Limba Ram on Sunday said the young archer has all the qualities to bag a medal at the mega-event.

Challenge is to adjust to windy conditions: Limba Ram

As the Indian archers gave final touches to their preparations for the Olympic Games, national coach Limba Ram on Saturday said the challenge lies in acclimatise to the windy conditions in London.