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Odisha to host Senior National Archery meet from March 10
Sportslogon Team March 7th 2019


Bhubaneswar : Odisha Archery Association is all set to host 39th NTPC Senior Recurve, 15th Compound and 26th Indian Round National (M&W) Archery Championships-2018 at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack from March 9 to 18.

Each participating member unit is eligible to field one team of maximum four men and one team of maximum four women archers in each of the category (Recurve, Compound, Indian Round) in the meet. The teams will be arrive on March 9 and the events will begins from March 10.

Altogether 700 archers and 100 officials from across the country will participate in the event. The Recurve events for men and women to be held on March 10 to 11, while Compound and Indian Round events for men and women will be takes place on March 13-14 and March 16-17 respectively, informed Odisha Archery Association secretary Sradha Nanda Das.

This will be a vital meet for the archers as the Indian teams selection for the World Championship 2019 and World Cups 2019 to be held.

As on date already top sixteen Recurve and Compound (Men & Women) archers had been named on the bases of Senior Selection Trials results held at SAI, Rohtak from 25 -28 January 2019.

Another eight Recurve and Compound archers (M&W) will be selected from this meet for the national team. Just after the conclusion of the Recurve and Compound events during the National meet. Total 18 each men and women archers will be named to compete in the selection trial schedule to held at Cuttack, added Sradha Nanda. .
This news was added and updated on : March 7th 2019
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