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Deepika Kumari :wins first World Cup(ISTANBUL)




"Deepika Kumari wins first World Cup(ISTANBUL) title". The Hindu. 6 May 2012. Retrieved 6 May 2012.

Deepika Kumari (born 13 June 1994) is a young Indian athlete who competes in the event of Archery. She was born in the city of Ranchi, in the state of Jharkhand, India. She is a budding archer and a huge prospect for India in the upcoming London Olympics 2012. She won gold medal in the 2010 Commonwealth games in the women's individual recurve event. She also won gold medal in the same competition in the women's team recurve event along with Dola Banerjee and Bombayala Devi.


Personal information
Nationality Indian
Born June 13, 1994 (age 17)
Ranchi
Residence Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Height 1.61 m (5 ft 3 in) (2010)
Weight 56 kg (120 lb) (2010)
Sport
Country India
Sport Archery
Club Tata Archery Academy
Team Indian Archery Women Team
Turned pro 2006
Women's archery
Competitor for India
Commonwealth Games
Gold 2010 Delhi Women's recurve individual
Gold 2010 Delhi Women's recurve team
Bronze Asian Games 2010 Archery at the 2010 Asian Games – Women's recurve team
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