Guatemala, a Central American country south of Mexico, is home to volcanoes, has witnessed a splendid performance by the Indian Archery team in the Archery World Cup.
Former world number one and princess of Jharkhand Deepika Kumari grabbed a gold medal in the Archery World Cup stage 1 at Guatemala on Sunday.
Also, the performance rubbed off on the mixed pair duo of Atanu Das and Ankita as they bagged a mixed pair bronze, inserting top seed USA 6-2 with yet another fightback at Lis Arcos on the same day.
In all, India wins 3 Gold and 1 Bronze medal.
Their victory brought cheers among members of Archery fraternity, MYAS, Sports Authority of India, Ranchi, AAI, ASI and Tata Group. “ We are happy. It’s a very proud moment for all of us”, said Gautam Singh, an Archer.
Recurve Team Results
World Cup Guatemala 2021
1. Women Team-
Gold Deepika Kumari ,Ankita bhagat & Komalika Bari
2. Mix Team - Bronze
Atanu das & Anikta bhagat
3. Women Indl - Gold
4 Men Indvidual - Gold