Incheon: Deepika Kumari, India's best bet in women's archery showed good form to come up as the eighth best in the ranking round of the women's individual recurve event at the Gyeyang Asian Games Archery Field on Wednesday. (Day 5 Blog | Medal Tally)
The 20-year-old Ranchi-born archer, a double gold medal winner at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, had a combined score of 1337 over four distances 70m, 60m, 50m and 30m and now will take on Uzbekistan's Munira Nurmanova in the pre-quarter final elimination round on September 26. (Read: Rower Dushiant Dushyant Claims Bronze in Lightweight Single Sculls)
The three other Indian women Laxmirani Majhi, Laishram Bambayla Devi and Pranitha Vardhaneni had rankings of 15, 20 and 30 with respective scores of 1319, 1301 and 1271.