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Isaiah R. Sanam
Hyderabad’s Isaiah R. Sanam crowned Asian champion
at the Asian Archery Championship

Hyderabad|India|December'2009: Hyderabad’s ace archer Isaiah R. Sanam was crowned the Asian Champion in the Compound division at the recently held 16th Asian Archery Championship at Bali, Indonesia. A total of 20 countries participated in the Championship in both Recurve and Compound divisions. Indian Archery team had a rich haul of 6 medals at the tournament including two gold, two silver and two bronze medals.

 

Fifteenth seeded Isaiah R. Sanam triumphed over fourth seeded Nyoman Purohito of Indonesia 106 to 103 in a nerve wrecking Compound Men’s Individual event final and claimed the honour of Asian Champion in the category. This was Isaiah’s maiden gold medal in the Asian Archery Championship. He progressed in the tournament by beating Hup Vinson Heng of Singapore by 115 – 113 in the first round; India’s Chinna Raju Srither by 114 – 110 in the second round; drew with Amir Kazempour of Iran by 108 – 108 in the quarterfinal and in the semifinals beat Korea’s Yong Hee Choi by 114 – 108.

 

He added another feather to his cap by claiming the second Gold medal at the meet, when the Indian Compound Men’s team of which he was a member along with Chinna Raju Srither and Kh Ratan Singh beat Iran in the finals by 231-230.

 

Isaiah R. Sanam’s conquests in the past include

 

1.     INTERNATIONAL LEVEL

 

16TH ASIAN ARCHERY CHAMPIONSHIP, INDONESIA 2009

1)     GOLD MEDAL – INDIVIDUAL OLYMPIC ROUND

2)     GOLD MEDAL – TEAM OLYMPIC ROUND

3RD ASIAN GRANDPRIX, IRAN 2007

1)     GOLD MEDAL – INDIVIDUAL OLYMIC ROUND

2)     SILVER MEDAL – TEAM OLYMPIC ROUND

15TH ASIAN ARCHERY CHAMPIONSHIP, XIAN CHINA 2007
PLACED 5TH

 

 2.     NATIONAL LEVEL

 

29TH SENIOR NATIONALS, PUNE 2009

1)     BRONZE MEDAL – 90 METERS

2)     SILVER MEDAL – 70 METERS

3)     BRONZE MEDAL – INDIVIDUAL OLYMPIC ROUND

28TH SENIOR NATIONALS, JAMSHEDPUR 2008

1)     BRONZE MEDAL – 70 METERS

27TH SENIOR NATIONALS, VIJAYWADA 2007

1)     BRONZE MEDAL – 90 METERS

2)     BRONZE MEDAL – TEAM OLYMPIC ROUND

Reachout's News Bureau
December' 2009

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