Abhishek Verma wins gold medal in Archery World Cup [ Current Affairs ]

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About Abhishek Verma: Abhishek Verma was born on 26th June 1989. He is an Indian archer. He won the gold medal in the men’s compound archery team event along with Rajat Chauhan and Sandeep Kumar at the 2014 Asian Games at Incheon.

Image of Abhishek Verma

Image of Abhishek Verma

Winner of gold medal in Archery World Cup

  • He also won the silver medal in the men’s individual compound event.

About victory in Archery World Cup:

  • Abhishek Verma has won gold medal in Archery World Cup in the stage 3 in the compound men’s individual section.
  • He defeated Esmaeil Ebadi of Iran by 148 - 145 score in the five round matches in the individual final held in Wroclaw in Poland.
  • He had shot 13 perfect 10s pointers, including five arrows closest to the center from the total 15 arrows.
  • He is currently ranked at 18 in the men’s individual Archery.

- Published on: August 18, 2015