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17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Baguio chosen as archery training center

DESPITE the lack of a decent shooting range, Baguio City was recently chosen as one of the training sites for archery in the country for the national pool.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Sun-Star

Hongitan vows to improve after first international stint

DESPITE failing to bag the top honor in the recently concluded Seoul International Archery Festa in South Korea last August 3-9, city-based lady archer Kareel Meer Hongitan is enthusiastic to draw more improvement in her marksmanship skills.

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Palo Alto Weekly

Resident finds passion, success and family bonding in archery

Alan Eagleton, competitive archer, poses for a photo in the Kings Mountain archery range on July 31, 2014.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Star Online

No go for women archers to Incheon

National archer Saritha Cham Nong and her women team-mates have been dropped from the Asian Games squad to Incheon.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Fiji Times

Robert Elder maps out road to Rio Olympics

A statement from Fiji Archery Association read the first was a training camp in Korea and the second was the world cup in Poland.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Torch Relay Begins for Incheon Asian Games

The torch for the Incheon Asian Games has begun travelling in Korea as it arrived from India on Wednesday.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Telegraph

'Focus now on Asian Games'

New Delhi: For Deepika Kumari, "old is always gold", as she came out with flying colours in the just-concluded Archery World Cup Stage IV in Wroclaw, Poland, after a stretch of poor form forced her to change her bow and re-unite with former coach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Deepika Kumari, Jayanta Talukdar

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Telegraph

Secretary post for archery mentor

Purnima Mahto , a celebrated archer and revered mentor, now has a new role to play for promoting the game she dedicated her entire life to.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Gotuaco powers team to bronze in Seoul meet

The Philippine junior archery team nipped powerhouse Mexico in a knockout duel to clinch the bronze medal in the second Seoul International Archery Festa in South Korea last week.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

ARCHERY: Brilliant silver medal for Tom Howse in Korea

TOM HOWSE of Deer Park Archers, has won individual silver at the Seoul International Youth Archery Festa - and came within a whisker of causing a major upset.

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Nerve News

Indian women archers win gold, men silver at World Cup

There was mixed news for the Indian archery contingent at the World Cup stage 4 with the women's recurve team clinching gold while the men's recurve team settled for silver here Sunday.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Hindustan Times

India eyeing three gold in archery WC

Indian men's and women's recurve teams have stormed into the finals in the Archery World Cup Stage IV in Wroclaw, Poland.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Times Herald

4-H shooting tourney heads back to Blue Water Area

For the first time in nearly a decade, the Michigan 4-H Shooting Sports Tournament is coming back to the Blue Water Area.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Telegraph

Federer and Murray up

Toronto: Andy Murray got his North American hard court season off to a solid start with a 6-2, 6-2 second-round win over Australian Nick Kyrgios, at the Rogers Cup, on Wednesday.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

IcNetwork

Meet the Paralympians: Full profiles of Wales' 2012 Paralympic athletes

A total of 39 Welsh athletes will compete across 14 sports as part of Team GB at the London 2012 Paralympic Games .

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Merinews

India at the Commonwealth Games - Determination has been the key

Well, during the 19th commonwealth games held in New Delhi in 2010, India had fetched a total of 101 medals and proudly stood second in the medals tally.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

India.com

Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal, Dola Banerjee- 3 athletes whom - India missed' in Commonwealth Games 2014

Day 6 of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow was good for India from the medal perspective and it has moved 1 position up, to 6th Rank in the medal tally, leaving behind South Africa.India with the total count of 36 medals is just behind New Zealand who iscurrently ranked 5th with the total of 31 medals.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Times

Benton archers thankful for swimming pool

With time winding down and it appearing as if Benton Elementary would be victorious at the 2014 National Archery in the Schools Program World Tournament recently in Madison, Wisconsin, the coaches and parents began celebrating.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Korea Herald

S. Korea men, women earn high...

South Korean archers were off to a rousing start at the London Olympics Friday, as both men and women secured high seed positions in the ranking rounds held hours before the opening ceremony.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Dravid, Bindra and Gopichand to select potential Olympic medal hopefuls

New Delhi : With an aim to increase India's medal tally in 2016 and 2020 Olympics, the Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" and an elite athletes identification committee, which will include sporting greats Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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