Atanu Das

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Atanu Das
Personal information
NationalityIndian
Born (1992-04-05) 5 April 1992 (age 27)
Sport
SportArchery

Atanu Das (born 5 April 1992) is an Indian archer.[1] He represents India in the Recurve Men’s Individual and Team events. He made his international debut in 2008.[2] His current world ranking is 22.[3]

Atanu has won a bronze medal, with Deepika Kumari, in the 2013 World Cup Mixed Team event organized in Colombia. Atanu is currently employed in Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, Kolkata.[4]

Atanu is a promising Indian talent, who started archery at the age of 14 under the coaching of Mithu Da. In 2008, Atanu moved to Tata Archery Academy where he was trained under the Korean coach Lim Chae Wong. Recently he was being filmed by world archey for its documentary about archery.

Personal Life:[edit]

Atanu Das was born on 5th April 1992 and hails from Kolkata, West Bengal. He did his schooling from Baranagar Narendranath University, Salem, Tamil Nadu.

Other achievements[edit]

  • 2nd, silver medalist(s) Recurve Men's Individual, Senior National Archery Championships, India 2014[5]
  • 3rd, bronze medalist(s) Recurve Men's Team, Asian Archery Grand Prix, Thailand, 2013. [with Rahul Banerjee and Binod Swansi][6]
  • 3rd, bronze medalist(s) Recurve Mixed Team, Asian Archery Grand Prix, Thailand, 2013 [with Bombayla Devi Laishram].[6]
  • 3rd, bronze medalist(s) Recurve Men's Individual, Asian Archery Grand Prix, Thailand, 2013.[6]
  • 1st, gold medalist(s) Recurve Mixed Team, 3rd Asian Grand Prix, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2011 [with Rimil Buriuly].[7]
  • 3rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze Medalist, Recurve Men's Team, 3rd Asian Grand Prix, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2011[7]
  • 1st, gold medalist(s) Recurve Men's Individual, 3rd Asian Grand Prix, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2011[7][8]
  • 1st, gold medalist(s) Recurve Men's Team, 34th National Games, Jamshedpur, India 2011[9]
  • 3rd, bronze medalist(s) Recurve Men's Team, 31st Sahara Senior National Archery Championships, Vijaywada, India 2011
  • 2nd, silver medalist(s) Recurve Junior Men's Team Men, Youth World Championship, Poland 2011[7]
  • 1st, gold medalist(s) Recurve Boys' Team, 33rd Junior National Archery Championships, New Delhi, India 2010

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Archery - Atanu Das". World Archery Federation. Retrieved 3 November 2015.
  2. ^ "Atanu Das". World Archery. Retrieved 3 November 2015.
  3. ^ "World Ranking | World Archery". World Archery. Retrieved 26 November 2015.
  4. ^ "Bharat Petroleum Corporation Directors Report | Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd Directors Report". economictimes.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 26 November 2015.
  5. ^ "National archery: Maiden title for Dindor". The Hindu. 19 October 2014. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 3 November 2015.
  6. ^ a b c Minded, Sports. "The Southeast Asian Games - News: 1st Asian Archery Grand Prix (World Ranking Tournament)". Retrieved 26 November 2015.
  7. ^ a b c d "Indian Archery". www.indianarchery.info. Retrieved 3 November 2015.
  8. ^ "International Achievements : Archery Association of India". www.indianarchery.info. Retrieved 26 November 2015.
  9. ^ "Indian Archery". www.indianarchery.info. Retrieved 3 November 2015.

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