Yankton: India’s women’s compound archery team beat hosts USA 226 to 225 to win gold at the World Championship here on Wednesday.
However the men’s team led by seasoned Abhishek Verma lost 235-238 to Austria in the final to settle for a silver medal. The women’s team comprising Priya Gurjar, Muskan Kirar and Jyothi Surekha held their nerves in a close battle with Linda Ochoa-Anderson, Paige Pearce and Proctor.
In the men’s section, Verma along with Sangam Bisla and Roshab Yadav fought well but had to settle for silver.
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