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India finish with three gold, two bronze in Asian Archery

Press Trust of India  |  Bangkok 

Promila Daimary won second individual gold medal for as Indian junior archers bagged three gold and two bronze medals to finish their Cup Stage 1 campaign on a high today.

On the final day here, Indian trio of Akash, Gora Ho and defeated Mongolia's Adiyasuren Baasankhuu, Otgonbold Baatarkhuyag and Gantugs Jantsan 27-26 in the tie-breaker to clinch the third gold.

Earlier Promila Daimary defeated of 7-3 to win a gold in the women's recurve individual where also bagged bronze through Madhu Vedwan.

Madhu Vedwan pipped Altangerel Enkhtuya of Mangolia 6-5 in the shootoff (9-8) after being locked 5-all for the bronze.

had bagged a gold in the women's compound individual section where Muskan Kirar prevailed over Nadhirah of Malayasia 139-136 yesterday.

Muskan also ended up pocketing a second medal in the form of bronze when she along with Dhayal and Mrinal Hiwrale defeated their Indonesian opponents -- Sri Ranti, Dellie Threesyadinda, -- 227-221 in the third place playoff.

In the semifinals India had lost to eventual gold medalists Vietanam 224-227.

In the compound men's team, India's Gurjatinder Singh, and narrowly lost a bronze going down to Indonesia's Yoke Rizaldi Akbar, M Rindardo, Prima Wisnu Wardhana 229-230 in the third place playoff.

India's and lost the compound mixed team bronze playoff to their Indonesians counterparts in the tie-break after they were locked 152-all.

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First Published: Thu, March 08 2018. 19:06 IST
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