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Archery World Cup 2022: Indian women’s archery team reaches final, returns after defeat in qualification round

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After a poor performance in the qualification round of Archery World Cup 2022, Indian women archers made a stellar comeback to secure their place in the finals.

Deepika Kumari & Ankita Bhakat: Indian players did not perform well in the qualification round of Archery World Cup, but on Thursday, Indian archers made a great comeback. Actually, the Indian women recurve archers have confirmed their place in the final of the third stage of the World Cup. In this way the first medal of the Indian team has been ensured. In the first qualification round, all female archers had finished outside the top 30, seeding them 13th.

Will face Chinese Taipei in the final

Indian archers Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Simranjeet Kaur defeated the players of Ukraine, Britain and Turkey to make their place in the final. Now the final will be played on Sunday. In the final, there will be players from Chinese Taipei in front of the Indian players. Earlier, the Indian women’s recurve trio first showed their way out by defeating fourth seed Ukraine 5-1 (57-53 57-54 55-55). After that, they lost just four points against Britain in the quarterfinals and beat their rivals 6-0 (59-51 59-51 58-50).

Turkey beat Korea in the quarterfinals

India defeated the trio of Gulnaz Koskun, Eggi Basaran and Yasmin Annagoz of eighth seed Turkey 5-3 (56-51 57-56 54-55 55-55) in the semi-finals. ) defeated. In fact, the Indian players did not have to face the top seeded Korean team as they were upset by eighth seed Turkey in the quarterfinals. Now the Indian team will face third seed Chinese Taipei in the final match on Sunday. The team of Chinese Taipei will also have Rio Olympic team bronze medalist Lei chien ying.

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