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.

Deepika joins Tata Steel as Manager

Ace archer and member of the Indian Olympic Contingent for the London Olympics, Deepika Kumari has joined Tata Steel as a Manager in the company`s Sports Department.

Indian archers hopeful of two medals in Olympics: Limba

Calling for financial assistance for the London Olympics-bound archers, Indian chief coach Limba Ram on Saturday said he was hopeful of winning at least two medals in the July 27-August 12 mega sporting event.

Archery team poised to bag first-ever Olympic medal: Tarundeep

Eight years after he represented India at the Athens Olympics as a 20-year-old, Tarundeep Rai will compete once again in London this time with a renewed hope of earning India its first Games medal in archery.

Rahul Banerjee, Mangal Singh return to men`s recurve team

Archers Rahul Banerjee and Mangal Singh Champia today returned to the men`s recurve team at the expense of Tarundeep Rai and Atanu Das in the squad for the first Asian Grand Prix, to be held in Bangkok from February 14 to 20.

Appoint a psychologist for Indian Archery team: Tarundeep

Archer Tarundeep Rai strongly advocated appointment of a psychologist for the Indian archery team.