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Seven sports fail in funding cut appeals
Badminton is among seven sports to fail in their appeal against funding cuts from UK Sport for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.
Feb 20, 15:58
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Naomi Folkard plans retirement after Olympic defeat
Great Britain's Naomi Folkard says that she intends to retire from archery after losing in the Olympic quarter-finals.
Aug 12, 00:48
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South Korea's Kim Woo-jin sets first world record of Rio Olympics in archery
South Korea's Kim Woo-jin sets the first world record of the Rio Olympics by scoring 700 in the ranking rounds of archery.
Aug 5, 18:58
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Great Britain squad named for Archery World Championships
Great Britain name a squad of 12 archers for the World Championships which begin in Copenhagen at the end of this month.
Jul 9, 17:44
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Bronze medallist Anton Prilepov: 'I came to European Games for gold'
Men's individual bronze-medal winner Anton Prilepov admits that he had hopes to win gold in the European Games in Baku.
Jun 22, 14:28
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Dutch archer Rick van der Ven bemoans windy conditions in Baku
Netherlands archer Rick van der Ven admits that he struggled with the windy conditions in his quarter-final at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 22, 13:43
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Slovakian competitor aiming for constant improvement in men's individual archery
Slovakia's Habjan Malavasic insists that he was feeling "really confident" heading into his round-of-16 eliminations match, despite his lowly world ranking.
Jun 22, 09:29
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Great Britain archer Kieran Slater looking to upset more rivals
British archer Kieran Slater admits that he would "love" to carry on upsetting opponents at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 22, 06:33
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France's Berengere Schuh: "I can beat the world champion"
France's Berengere Schuh is relishing her match with reigning world champion Maja Jager in the women's archery competition in Baku.
Jun 21, 07:37
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Italy's Natalia Valeeva denied third archery gold
Third seed Natalia Valeeva is eliminated by Yuliya Lobzhenidze in the women's individual archery competition at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 21, 06:32
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Aleksey Kopnin: 'I did the best I could against Bair Tsybekdorzhiev'
Azerbaijan archer Aleksey Kopnin says that he did all that he could to win despite his men's elimination-round defeat to Russian Federation shooter Bair Tsybekdorzhiev.
Jun 20, 10:00
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Sigurjon Atli Sigurdsson: 'I've enjoyed every moment at the European Games'
Icelandic archer Sigurjon Atli Sigurdsson says that he wants to make the most of his experience after playing a memorable match against Anton Prilepov at the European Games.
Jun 20, 09:34
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Anton Prilepov: 'I could never be certain of win because of quality of opponents'
Belarusian archer Anton Prilepov talks up the quality of the competitors at the European Games following his slender win over outsider Sigurjon Atli Sigurdsson in Baku.
Jun 20, 09:19
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Belarusian archer Anton Prilepov close to shock exit
Anton Prilepov edges past Iceland's Sigurjon Atli Sigurdsson in the men's archery elimination rounds in Baku.
Jun 20, 08:26
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Naomi Folkard: Facing Great Britain teammate was "difficult"
Naomi Folkard rues her poor shooting accuracy in today's 6-0 defeat against British teammate Nicky Hunt at the individual archery round-of-32 elimination stage in Baku.
Jun 19, 14:30
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Nicky Hunt: 'Beating fellow Brit Naomi Folkard felt bittersweet'
Great Britain's Nicky Hunt admits that beating teammate Naomi Folkard in their individual archery elimination match in Baku left her feeling mixed emotions.
Jun 19, 13:27
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Esther Deden: 'Win over Wioleta Myszor provided good experience'
Netherlands archer Esther Deden says that her surprise victory over Wioleta Myszor provided her with a "really good experience" at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 19, 09:47
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Olga Senyuk ready for Maja Jager test in women's individual archery
Azerbaijan athlete Olga Senyuk talks up the qualities of her next opponent Maja Jager as they prepare to do battle in the women's individual archery at the European Games.
Jun 19, 09:31
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Kosovo representative withdraws with food poisoning
Kosovo representative Linje Sahiti withdraws from her contest with six-time Olympian Natalia Valeeva through a combination of stress and food poisoning.
Jun 19, 07:08
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Italy's Mauro Nespoli: 'Gold medal was long overdue'
Italy archer Mauro Nespoli admits that he and teammate Natalia Valeeva were delighted to win their country's first gold medal of the European Games.
Jun 17, 18:16
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Slovenian duo 'fearless' after beating second seed German archers in Baku
Slovenian archers Ana Umer and Rok Bijak say that they do not fear anyone after knocking out second seeds Germany in the mixed team event at the European Games.
Jun 17, 13:14
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Nicky Hunt content with facing Naomi Folkard in women's individual first round
Nicky Hunt insists that she is content with facing British teammate Naomi Folkard in the last 64 of the women's individual event.
Jun 17, 07:16
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Khatuna Narimanidze delighted after dramatic finish against Great Britain
Georgia's Khatuna Narimanidze admits that her "heart was pounding" after the decisive arrow in her team's victory over Great Britain in the women's archery last 16.
Jun 17, 07:01
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Wind frustrates Russian archers despite qualifciation at European Games
Russia's Natalia Erdynieva speaks of her frustration with the wind despite advancing to the quarter-finals with the women's archery team in Baku.
Jun 16, 15:02
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Married Azerbaijan archers hope to compete together in Baku
Azerbaijan archers Taras and Olqa Senyuk, who are married, are hoping to compete together in the mixed team event at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 14, 10:00
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Ireland's Sinead Cuthbert Cunningham hopes to make 2016 Olympics
Ireland archer Sinead Cuthbert Cunningham, competing in the Baku European Games, expresses her hopes of making the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro after missing out in 2012.
Jun 13, 15:23
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Great Britain's Danielle Brown disappointed with archery score
Great Britain's Danielle Brown says that she is disappointed, despite scoring the highest total in the women's archery individual compound.
Aug 30, 15:09
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Kenny Allen delighted to make Paralympic record in archery
ParalympicsGB's Kenny Allen says that he is "enjoying" his time at the London Games after recorded a Paralympic record in the men's archery individual standing.
Aug 30, 14:29
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Italy win gold in Men's team Archey competition
Italy win their first medal of London 2012 with gold in the men's team archery competition.
Jul 28, 18:47
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South Korea sets two world records in archery
South Korean archers set two new world records on the opening day of the Olympic competition.
Jul 27, 11:30
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Lord's praised as archery host for Olympic Games
Lord's is hailed a "fantastic venue" for the archery during next year's Olympic Games in London.
Oct 10, 19:52


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