Deepika and Dola shine

Chennai: Deepika Kumari reigned supreme with seven medals, while Dola Banerjee marked her return to form picking six medals in the 33rd Sahara Senior National championships that concluded on Monday.

Representing SPSB, Deepika won two gold medals (70m, Olympic round), three silver (50m, 60m and team) and two bronze (30m and mixed pair) in the women's recurve section.

But it was a memorable tournament for Olympian Dola as the Railway archer came back from a long injury lay-off to pick two gold (50m, team), two silver (mixed pair, Olympic) and two bronze medals (60m, 70m). (PTI)


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