Tarundeep

  • Deepika, Tarundeep make it to the India archery squad for Asian Games July 13, 2014

    Hyderabad: Three-time 'World Cup Final' silver medallist Deepika Kumari on Sunday shook off her erratic form to make it to the Indian squad for the upcoming Archery World Cup and Asian Games. On the basis of a rigorous two-phase selection trial which concluded at the SAAP Stadium in Gachibowli here, Asian...
  • India bag silver, bronze medals in Indoor Archery World Cup December 9, 2013

    Kolkata: India bagged a silver and a bronze medal in the men's recurve section at the Indoor Archery World Cup in Singapore on Monday. According to information received here, Asian Games silver medalist Tarundeep Rai stunned Olympic silver medalist Brady Ellison en route to a silver medal, while Atanu Das...
  • Indian men's recurve team qualifies 2nd in World Archery October 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian men's recurve team qualified an impressive second for the elimination round after Jayanta Talukdar and Tarundeep Rai finished 15th and 16th in the individual qualification round on the second day of the World Archery Championships at Belek in Turkey Tuesday. Talukdar and Rai shot 1331 and 1330 respectively...
  • Tarundeep Rai makes a comeback for Archery World Cup July 3, 2013

    Kolkata: Asian Games silver medallist Tarundeep Rai has made a comeback to the India team almost after a year as the Sikkim archer was picked for the men's recurve team for the remaining two stages of the Archery World Cup. Tarundeep last played for India at the 2012 London Olympics as...
  • Olympic review: Indian archers way off the mark August 10, 2012

    Leading into the 2012 London Olympics, the confident tone of India's archery contingent was unmistakable. The team's head coach, former Commonwealth Games gold medalist Limba Ram, was postulating on India's chances and the archers themselves were brimming with self-assurance. This was, after all, the first time since Athens 2004 that...
  • We have no excuses to offer, says Limba Ram August 5, 2012

    London: Struggling to explain the much-hyped archers' flop-show at the Olympic Games, teams’ coaches Limba Ram and Ravi Shankar on Sunday said they have no excuses to offer for the below-par performance. "There are no excuses," Limba Ram said at the Games village before the team's departure to India. "We trained...
  • Olympics: Indian archers disappoint at Lord's August 2, 2012

    London: Indian archers, spearheaded by world number one Deepika Kumari who was touted as a strong medal prospect, produced a super flop show at the London Olympics and drew a blank in both team and individual competitions. The hype around the archery event was immense ever since it was announced that...
  • India men's archery team knocked out of Olympics July 28, 2012

    London: The Indian men's archery team was knocked out of the Olympic Games after losing to Japan in a tense pre-quarterfinal shoot-off at the Lord's Cricket Ground on Saturday. The trio of Jayanta Talukdar, Rahul Banerjee and Tarundeep Rai, who had qualified bottom of the heap at 12th in the rankings...
  • Indian men archers set their sights on medals July 28, 2012

    London: Jayanta Talukdar, Tarundeep Rai and Rahul Banerjee will look to put Friday’s disappointment behind when they feature in the men's team archery on Saturday. The quarter-finals, the semi-finals, the bronze-medal tie and the final will be played on Saturday morning at Lord’s. It will start at 1330 Indian Standard Time. Rai...
  • Archery: Korea break world record; India end last July 27, 2012

    London: Korea have set a team world record of 2087 points, with Dong Hyun Im setting an individual world record with a score of 699/720, at the Men's Individual and Team Ranking Rounds of the Archery event at the London 2012 Olympics in which Tarundeep Rai was the highest-placed Indian...
  • Indian archers look forward to a perfect start July 27, 2012

    London: Touted as serious medal contenders, a bunch of shy and unassuming archers will seek to give India's Olympic campaign the perfect start when the event gets underway here on Thursday at the hallowed turf of Lord's, the spiritual home of cricket. If the archers needed a spark of inspiration, they...
  • Best chance to win Olympic archery medal: AAI July 5, 2012

    Kolkata: With India set to compete in all four archery events of next month's London Olympics after the men's team made the cut, the country has the best chance to win a medal and script history, Archery Association secretary general Paresh Nath Mukherjee said on Friday. The Indian trio of Tarundeep...
  • Indian men's archery team secures Olympic berth July 5, 2012

    Kolkata: Indian men's archery team comprising Tarundeep Rai, Jayanta Talukdar and Rahul Banerjee secured Olympic berth beating Australians in the qualifiers at Ogden, USA, on Friday. According to information received here, India thrashed Australia by a handsome 221-209 margin in the semi-finals to ensure a place in the next month's Olympics. In...
  • Indian archers win silver in World Cup May 6, 2012

    Kolkata: The Indian men's recurve team of Jayanta Talukdar, Tarundeep Rai and Rahul Banerjee settled for a silver after going down to their opponents from Great Britain in the Archery World Cup Stage II in Antalya. According to information received, the Indian trio lost the final with a margin of 211-222....