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

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

Published29 Nov 2019, 02:56 AM IST
Olympic Sports
1 min read

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.

(More to follow)

We'll get through this! Meanwhile, here's all you need to know about the Coronavirus outbreak to keep yourself safe, informed, and updated.

The Quint is now available on Telegram & WhatsApp too, Click here to join.

Stay Updated

Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox.

Join over 120,000 subscribers!