Indian Men’s team scripted history by winning the Gold in World Cu Archery that is being held in China. India has defeated Iran in the quarter finals, USA in the Semi Finals and Colombia in the Finals.
While it was a Gold for the men’s team, women’s team did not even get a podium finish.
India were represented by Abhishek Verma, Chinna Raju Srither and Amanjeet Singh.
The team fought against Colombia which was represented by Camilo Andres Cardona, Jose Carlos Ospina and Daniel Munoz.
It was a tough fight from the beginning till the end where India had better over Colombia with the scores of 226-221.
The first set was almost neck to neck with India claiming it for 58-57 in the 1st set and matched by Colombia in the 3rd set 52-52.
In the Women’s Team, Korea clinched the Gold and Silver went to Denmark whereas Bronze was claimed by Russia.