Asian Archery C’ships: Gold for Deepika, Ankita Wins Silver
Deepika beat Ankita 6-0 in the lopsided final contest.
Deepika beat Ankita 6-0 in the lopsided final contest.(Photo: IANS)

Asian Archery C’ships: Gold for Deepika, Ankita Wins Silver

Indian archers Deepika Kumari and Ankita Bhakat on Thursday won gold and silver, respectively, in the women's individual recurve event at the 21st Asian Championships in Bangkok.

Deepika beat Ankita 6-0 in the lopsided final contest.

Earlier at the last-four stage, Ankita beat Bhutan's Karma while Deepika defeated Nguyet Do Thi Anh of Vietnam.

The pair had earlier secured individual Olympic quotas by storming into the semifinals of the event.

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