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Indian Women’s Recurve Team creates history by winning Gold Medal in World Cup Archery

Written By Boneless Research on Sunday, 21 July 2013 | 21.7.13

Indian women’s team of Rimi Buriuly, Bombayla Devi and Deepika Kumari created history today by beating higher rank Chinese team to clinch Gold Medal in Recurve Team event at Archery World Cup Stage 3. Indian women dominated the match and kept the pressure on their opponent to win 201-186. China started with “zero” in their first shot and never recovered and had to settle for Silver. USA beat Mexico to win Bronze 207-196. Gold Medal by Indian Women’s Team is followed by Bronze by Men’s team in Compound event a day earlier.
Indian women performed brilliantly throughout the tournament by beating Venezuela in Quarter Finals 224-201 and USA in Semi Finals 216-211.

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