India has won its first medal at The World Games 2022 being held in Birmingham, USA, with the archer duo of Jyothi Surekha Vennam and Abhishek Verma winning a bronze medal in archery by defeating Canada’s Andrea Becerra & Miguel Becerra.
With this, they have also won India’s fifth overall medal at The World Games. They defeated the duo of Becerra and Miguel Becerra by a margin of 157-156.
The 11th edition of The World Games is taking place in Birmingham, Alabama, USA from July 7-17 2022. This edition, originally planned for 2021, was postponed to 2022 because of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.