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Indian Women’s Team Wins Gold Medal at World Archery Championships 2023

Utkarsh Classes 04-08-2023
Indian Women’s Team Wins Gold Medal at World Archery Championships 2023 Sport 2 min read

The Indian women's compound team of Jyothi Surekha Vennam, Parneet Kaur and Aditi Gopichand Swami won the gold medal at the World Archery Championships 2023 in Berlin, Germany, on 4 August 2023. It was India’s first-ever gold at the archery world championships in any category.

The Indian women's team defeated the Mexican team of Dafne Quintero, Ana Sofía Hernandez Jeon and Andrea Becerra 235-229 in the final.

India at the World Archery Championships 

Before the start of the Berlin event India had won a total of 11 medals- 9 silver and 2 bronze at the World Archery Championships.

The India compound women’s team won its fourth consecutive medal at the world archery championships . It won the silver medals in 2017 and 2021 and a bronze medal in 2019 . Jyothi Vennam has been a part of all four medal-winning teams.

The 2023 World Archery Championships is being held from 31 July to 6 August 2023 in Berlin, Germany . The event is also a qualification event for the 2024 Summer Olympics  to be held in Paris, France.

The World Archery Championships is  organised by the World Archery Federation every two years .

World Archery Federation 

It is an international governing body of Archery in the world .

It was set up in 1931 and currently has 159 members .

Headquarters : Lausanne ,Switzerland

President : Ugur Erdener

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