Deepika Kumari

Dipa Karmakar moves up, India- Japan draw in hockey & loses out in archery

Plenty of action to report from the #Rio2016 games. But not without disappointments. First up Dipa Karmakar qualifies. Her scores:- Vault: 14.850 Uneven Bars: 11.666 Balance Beam: 12.866 Floor Exercise: 12.033 Deepika Kumari, Bombayla Devi and Lakshmi Majhi lost to world champions Russia in the quarterfinals. India women’s hockey team fights back to draw 2-2(…)


Women’s team wins silver: Snapshot of India in women’s archery

Indian women’s team headed by Deepika Kumari won a silver medal after losing the gold to Chinese Taipei at 2-6 at the Archery World Cup Stage I happening at the Yuanshen Stadium, Shanghai on May 1. After a comeback match defeating the top-seed Germans at 5-3, this was the final bout played by Deepika, Bombayla(…)


5 Top Indian Women in Archery

India has had reason to be proud in archery with Deepika Kumari having reigned as number and in constant pursuit of new benchmarks. We have a history to reckon with. If you look out in our mythological stories such as Ramayana and Mahabharata, you’ll find almost everyone there effortlessly being an archer and aiming for(…)


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