Pooja Jatyan became 1st Indian to win a silver in Para Archery World Championships

Highlights:

  • Para-archer, Pooja Jatyan has scripted history as she became the first Indian to win a silver in an individual section of the Para World Championships in Dubai, UAE.
  • She lost to Italy’s Patrilli Vincenza in the final to be content with the silver medal.
  • India ended its campaign with two silver medals, a first for the country. 
  • India has won 2 Silver medals for the first time in the Para Archery World Championship.
  • The compound mixed pair of Shyam Sundar Swamyand Jyoti Baliyan had earlier opened India’s account by winning a silver medal.