Asian Games 2018: Indian women's compound archery team bags silver
Indian women's compound archery team signed off with a silver medal after losing to South Korea in the finals at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia today. The Indian team comprising Muskan Kirar, Madhumita Kumari, and Jyothi Surekha Vennam, lost 228-231 to South Korea in a contest that went down to the wire till the final set of arrows. Here's more.
India was leading at first but wilted under pressure later
India was leading 59-57 after the first set before Korea won the second set 58-56. The two teams were on an even keel in the third set scoring 58 points each but India wilted under pressure losing 55-58 to end up the second best. Meanwhile, the Indian men's compound archery team will also face South Korea in the finals.