Indian Archers Jyothi Surekha Vennam and Ojas Deotale Secure Gold at Asian Games 2023

Rozana Spokesman  | Amanat Thaper

Exceptional performance by Indian archery duo clinches victory against South Korean counterparts in the compound mixed team event

Archery Star

HANGZHOU: Indian archers, Jyothi Surekha Vennam and Ojas Deotale, showcased exceptional prowess, claiming their second gold medal at the Asian Games 2023 in the final of the compound mixed team event held in Hangzhou.

In a final face-off between the top two pairs, the Indian duo emerged victorious against their South Korean counterparts with a score of 159-158 in a highly thrilling and closely contested match. The battle for gold showcased remarkable skill and determination from both sides.

In the semi-finals, the Indian duo had paved their way into the title competition by triumphing over the Kazakh pair of Adele Zeshenbinova and Andrey Tutun with a score of 159-154 points. Their superb performance in the semi-finals set the stage for their ultimate victory, securing the gold medal. This victory marks a moment of immense pride for India, highlighting the talent and dedication of its archers on the international stage.