Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Creating liberating content

HomeSports"This medal will...

“This medal will give us confidence before Olympics” : Archery World Cup medallist Simranjeet Kaur – World News Network

By Vivek Prabhakar Singh
New Delhi [India], August 23 (ANI): The women’s recurve archery team member Simranjeet Kaur who won the medal at the Archery World Cup 2023 stage 4 in Paris, France, on Thursday believes that this bronze medal has come at the right time and will give them confidence ahead of Paris Olympics next year.
“Our medal is a team medal and as a team, we have put in a lot of effort. We were working hard to win a medal for a long time. This was very important because next year the Olympics start and because of this medal the confidence of our team has boosted a lot and if we keep performing like this then we will do well and hopefully win medals in the Olympics,” said World Cup medallist Simranjeet Kaur while speaking to ANI.
The Indian women’s recurve archery team comprising Simranjeet Kaur, Bhajan Kaur and Ankita Bhakat beat Japan 6-2 and Italy 5-1 on their way to the semi-finals but like the men’s team, their charge was also halted by Chinese Taipei, who won 6-0. But by beating these teams they can get a great amount of confidence ahead of the Hangzhou Asian Games starting September 23.
“This will be my first Asian Games but our seniors have played a lot of tournaments. So, we never felt that we are experiencing anything new. So, we prepare ourselves well as they share their experience really well. This helps us a lot and increases our confidence,” said Simranjeet Kaur.
The legendary Milkha Singh serves as a significant source of inspiration for the young Indian archer.
“Milkha sir inspired me a lot. His story is very inspiring about how we can perform without any support and facility. That dedication comes from the heart. Your expectations and will to perform takes you to places that’s why,” said Simranjeet Kaur.
After winning the medal young archer Simranjeet Kaur had a message to all those striving for their dream.
“I would just say keep working and not lose hope if you want to achieve something,” said Kaur.
Honourable Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, Anurag Thakur felicitated the medal-winning Recurve and Compound archers, who bagged laurels for the country from the World Championships Berlin and World Cup 2023 Stage 4 in Paris. (ANI)


Disclaimer: This story is auto-generated from a syndicated feed of ANI; only the image & headline may have been reworked by News Services Division of World News Network Inc Ltd and Palghar News and Pune News and World News

Get notified whenever we post something new!

spot_img

Create a website from scratch

Just drag and drop elements in a page to get started with Newspaper Theme.

Continue reading

Jayesh Saini, chairman of Lifecare Hospitals, felicitated with “Best Emerging Leader 2023” – World News Network

New Delhi [India], November 16: In a momentous celebration of innovation and excellence, Jayesh Saini, the visionary Chairman of Lifecare Hospitals, has been honored with the prestigious "World's Best Emerging Brand for Lifecare" and "Best Emerging Leader" awards from the esteemed WCRCINT at The House of Lords, London.

SundayGrids Unveils Revolutionary ‘Digital Solar’ Platform, Paving the Way for Accessible Clean Energy in India – World News Network

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 16: SundayGrids, an innovative clean energy company, has launched a groundbreaking 'Digital Solar' service, revolutionizing the way urban India interacts with solar energy. This pioneering platform enables individuals to subscribe to solar power without the need for rooftop panel installations, overcoming one of the most significant barriers to solar adoption in densely populated areas.

Global Fisheries Conference India 2023 to be held in Ahmedabad on Nov 21- 22: Union Minister Rupala – World News Network

The curtain raiser event of the Global Fisheries Conference India 2023 Union Minister Parshottam Rupala said, "The Indian Fisheries Sector has shown a growth of in fish production, export, aquaculture that is the cumulative result of efforts from Centre, States/UTs and beneficiaries in all fields particularly Inland Fisheries that makes up for more than 70 per cent of the fish production".

Enjoy exclusive access to all of our content

Get an online subscription and you can unlock any article you come across.