Latest Men's archery News

Olympic Latest: Bencic wins tennis gold for Switzerland

Jul. 31, 2021 10:37 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ MEDAL ALERT Belinda Bencic of Switzerland won the women’s tennis...

Olympics Latest: US mixed relay team reinstated after appeal

Jul. 30, 2021 12:03 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ The U.S. Olympic mixed relay team has been reinstated after originally being disqualified...

Tough training pays off for South Korea with fencing gold

Jul. 28, 2021 11:28 AM EDT

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — An especially grueling training schedule paid off as South Korea beat Italy 45-26 to win the men’s team saber fencing final on Wednesday. It’s the South Koreans’ first gold of the Tokyo Olympics in a sport other than archery. ...

Olympics Latest: Latvia wins gold in men's 3-on-3

Jul. 28, 2021 10:04 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ MEDAL ALERT Latvia’s Karlis Lasmanis drained a shot from behind the...

Debilitating headaches force Dutch archer to retire at 26

Jul. 28, 2021 08:05 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The headache arrived almost on cue. Soon after he released his final arrow Wednesday at the Tokyo Games, a dull pain set in for Netherlands archer Sjef van den Berg. Sometimes, (like this one) it's a manageable ache. Other times, it's...

Pandemic Olympics endured heat, and now a typhoon's en route

Jul. 26, 2021 16:47 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — First, the sun. Now: the wind and the rain. The Tokyo Olympics, delayed by the pandemic and opened under oppressive heat, are due for another hit of nature’s power: a typhoon arriving Tuesday morning that is forecast to disrupt at least some parts of the...

Olympics Latest: Japan upsets China in table tennis

Jul. 26, 2021 09:38 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ MEDAL ALERT Japan ended China’s overwhelming dominance in table...

South Korean men claim archery gold in Tokyo, teen leads way

Jul. 26, 2021 04:39 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Led by the steady shooting of teenager Kim Je-deok, South Korea defended its Olympic men's archery team title at the Tokyo Games. The energetic 17-year-old came up clutch in the semifinals to hold off host nation Japan and then again in a 6-0 win over...

Olympics Latest: Rashitov wins taekwondo gold at Tokyo Games

Jul. 25, 2021 09:11 AM EDT

The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ MEDAL ALERT Ulugbek Rashitov won Uzbekistan’s first Olympic taekwondo gold medal...

South Korea's female archers wrap up 9th straight team gold

Jul. 25, 2021 06:35 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The names on the South Korean women's archery team may change, the domination with a bow sure doesn't. The powerhouse archery nation is now 9 for 9 in the women’s team event since it was added to the Olympic program at the 1988 Seoul Games. The contingent...