Deepika bags gold, Ankita wins silver at Asian archery meet

Last Updated: Thu, Nov 28, 2019 21:52 hrs

Bangkok, Nov 28 (IANS) Indian archers Deepika Kumari and Ankita Bhakat on Thursday won gold and silver, respectively, in the women's individual recurve event at the 21st Asian Championships here.

Deepika beat Ankita 6-0 in the lopsided final contest.

Earlier at the last-four stage, Ankita beat Bhutan's Karma while Deepika defeated Nguyet Do Thi Anh of Vietnam.

The pair had earlier secured individual Olympic quotas by storming into the semifinals of the event.

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