Posted:October 9, 2017 6:27 am
Pune women Divya Dhayal and Khushbu Dhayal won bronze medal on Saturday in the Youth Environment Championship in Rosario, Argentina. The a few-member Indian team of Khushbu Dhayal, Divya Dhayal and Delhi’s Sanchita Tiwari defeated Russia in the quarterfinals but misplaced the semifinals to US. However, they defeated the British isles in bronze medal match.
The Youth Environment Archery Championship, held from October 2 to 8, in Rosario, Argentina, is held after two decades. India had fielded groups in the cadet and youth — in equally compound and recurve archery categories. The sisters, who are students of Army Community College, Pune, are now getting ready for the Asian Games, scheduled to be held in August 2018.