Olympics - Magnificent South Korean women archers win country's second gold at Tokyo 2020


(From left)South Korea's An San, Jang Minhee, and Kang Chaeyoung celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony of the women's team competition at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. - AP

TOKYO, July 25 (Xinhua): It was such a majestic and magnificent performance by the South Korea archers as they women's team archery gold in grand style at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Sunday.

The South Korean trio of An San, Jang Minhee and Kang Chaeyoung whitewashed the ROC 6-0 in three straight sets in the final.

Germany take the bronze medal after defeating Belarus in the 3-4th playoff match.

It's also the second title of Tokyo 2020 for An, who was part of the South Korean mixed team success.

South Korea also won a ninth consecutive gold medal in the women's team Archery event, which itself is an incredible record in the event. - Xinhua

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