Four Indians enter quarters


According to information received here, the four archers are Atanu Das and Pawan Xalxo in the junior men’s recurve, Sanjay Boro in the cadet recurve men and Deepika Kumari in the cadet recurve women — all moved into the quarterfinals with facile victories.

The Indians were routed completely in the compound bow group on Wednesday.

Fifth-seeded Das will take on 13th-ranked Xing Yu of China and 10th ranked Pawan Xalxo will challenge the might of second seed from South Korea Sung Wook Yeong for a place in the semifinals of the junior recurve men’s section.

Seventh-seeded Boro will meet 18th seed Osman Eskici of Turkey in the cadet men’s recurve section while Senior and Sub-junior national champion and fourth seed Deepika will come up against fifth seed Miranda Leek of the US.

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