Raj Kaur (archer)

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Raj Kaur
International Archer
Personal information
Native nameराज कौर
Nickname(s)Raj
NationalityIndian
EthnicityPunjabi
CitizenshipIndia
Born (1991-01-01) January 1, 1991 (age 32)
Amritsar
ResidenceAmritsar, Punjab
EducationGraduate
Alma materPunjab University
OccupationSports and constable in Punjab Police
Years active2016-Present
EmployerPunjab Police
Other interestsArchery
Sport
CountryIndia
SportArchery
Rank250 [1]
TeamArchery Association of India
Coached bySurinder [2]
Achievements and titles
World finals2019 World Archery Championships (womens compound)

Raj Kaur is an Indian professional archer. She won the bronze medal in the women's compound division at the 2019 World Archery Championships held from June 10 to June 16 in 2019 at 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands.[3] The Indian women's compound team of Muskan Kirar, Jyothi Surekha Vennam, and Raj Kaur defeated Turkey by 229-226.[4]

She has also participated in Asian Games.

Early life[edit | edit source]

Raj Kaur lives in Amritsar, Punjab. She left Border Security Force and presently working as police constable in Punjab police. Her father Mr. Inderjeet is also working as constable in Punjab police.[5]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. https://worldarchery.org/athlete/30248/raj-kaur
  2. https://www.bhaskar.com/punjab/patiala/news/sangampreet-raj-kaur-and-lovejot-singh-did-the-qualifying-for-the-archery-world-cup-040136-4165910.html
  3. "महिला तीरंदाजी टीम का दमदार प्रदर्शन, विश्व चैंपियनशिप में कांस्य पदक अपने नाम किया". Amar Ujala. Retrieved 2019-06-17.
  4. Jun 16, Ramendra Singh | TNN | Updated:; 2019; Ist, 4:24. "Muskan shines at archery world c'ship, helps India win bronze | Bhopal News - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2019-06-17.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link) CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  5. Automation, Bhaskar (2019-03-20). "संगमप्रीत, राज कौर और लवजोत सिंह ने किया आर्चरी वर्ल्ड कप के लिए क्वालीफाई". Dainik Bhaskar (in Hindi). Retrieved 2019-06-17.