Incheon: Archers on Thursday kept alive India's medal hopes in the 17th Asian Games as the men's team qualified for the compound final, assuring at least the silver medal, while the women's team will be fighting it out for the bronze at the Gyeyang Asian Games Archery Field here. (Day 6 Blog | Medal Tally)
In the compound individual category, Abhishek Verma and Trisha Deb qualified for the semi-finals, where a win would assure them of a place in the gold medal match.
The men's compound archery team set-up a final date with South Korea after it beat Iran 231-227 in the semi-finals. The Indian trio of Verma, Sandeep Kumar and Rajat Chauhan managed a total of 15 10s and got a score of 231 from 24 shots. (Indian Women Shooters Settle for Bronze)