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Sixteen-year-old Deepika Kumari has won an Archery Gold in the Recurve Individual Women's event, outclassing Alison Williamson of England 6-0 in the final.

The Indian archer showed top quality of play, winning in straight sets to claim India's first ndividual Archery Gold at Delhi 2010.

Kumari dedicated the win to her folks. “It’s for my parents and friends. In the place where I live, nobody is really aware of Archery. My cousin told me about this Game and my parents were shocked to hear that I wanted to play Archery, but later my father supported me a lot and he is the one who sent me to the Commonwealth Games,” she said.

“When we came here to practise in Delhi the wind was very hard, but when the competition started on 4 October the wind stopped. Today however, the wind was back again. It gave me a lot of problems,” she added.

Earlier, Williamson knocked out Dola Banerjee in the Semifinal to prevent an all Indian final. But she could not reproduce the same form in the final as Kumari nailed a perfect final set score of 30.

Meanwhile, Dola Banerjee defeated Anbarasi Subramaniam of Malaysia 6-2 to win the Bronze medal.

Despite taking the first set, Subramaniam scored low in the third set, allowing Banerjee to take the lead.