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Rio Olympics 2016, archery India: Bombayla Devi, Women's individual event live updates online

Knockout Stage: In each set, every archer has to shoot 3 arrows and the athlete winning the set is awarded 2 set-points and the loser 0. If the scores are same in a set, both are awarded 1 set-point each. The archer who amasses 6 set-points first, wins the match.
Updated: 10 August 2016 19:01 IST - Published: 10 August 2016 17:34 IST
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Bombayla Devi becomes the 2nd Indian archer to qualify for the round of 16, after the 24-year old Atanu Das won his round of 32 encounter against the Cuban international Adrian Puentes yesterday! 

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She is through to the round of 16 which is scheduled for 11th August 17:56 IST! 

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What a win for the 31-year old Indian archer over the 2015 World Championship Silver medalist! She kept her composure under immense pressure to score a gigantic score of 28 in the 4th set to take the match 6-2! 

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Bombayla Devi wins the 4th set as well as the match with a score of 28 (10 9 9) while the Chinese Tapai international could only manage a score of 26 (7 9 10)! Devi wins the match 6-2! 

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Both the archers shoot a 9 in the second shot! 

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4th Set:

Lin scores a 7 in the first shot while Devi shot a perfect 10! 

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Lin wins the 3rd set with a score of 27 (10 10 7) while Devi could only manage 26 (7 9 19)! Devi leads 4-2! 

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Lin scores a 7 in the last shot, while Devi scores a 10 in the last shot! 

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Lin again scores a perfect 10 in the second shot while Devi could only manage a 9! 

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3rd Set:

Lin scores a perfect 10 in the first shot while Devi could only manage a 7! 

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Devi just needs to win one more set to go through to the next round! 

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Devi wins the 2nd set with a score of 27 (8 9 10) while the Lin could only manage 24 (8* 8 8)! Devi leads 4-0! 

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Lin again scores an eight in the second shot while Devi goes one better and scores a 9! 

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2nd Set:

Lin starts with an eight in the first shot while Bombayla Devi too scores an eight! 

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Bombayla Devi wins the first set with a score of 27 (10 8 9) while the Chinese Tapai international could only manage of 24 (8 7 9)! Devi leads 2-0! 

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Lin scores a 7 in the second shot while Bombalya scores an eight! 

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1st Set:

Lin starts with a 8 in the first shot while Bombalya Devi starts with a perfect 10! Great start for the Indian! 

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Both the archers are walking out on to the shooting range with the Indian archer Bombayla Devi in light Blue while the Chinese Tapai international in dark Blue! 

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Bombayla Devi put behind the disappointment of the women's team event loss on Sunday in some style. One hopes she can keep the momentum going in the next round.

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Next Match in 5 minutes: Lin Shih-Chia (TPE) vs Bombayla Devi (IND)

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Lin Shih-Chia won her round of 64 match against the Egyptian international Reem Mansour with a comfortable scoreline of 6-0! It would be a tough match for the Indian archer as her opponent is ranked 10th in the world and finished at a much higher place in the ranking event (9th place).

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Reminder: Laishram Bombayla Devi will face the Chinese Tapai international Lin Shih-Chia in the round of 32 which is scheduled for 18:35 IST! 

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Bombayla Devi wins the fourth set as well as the match with a score 26 (9 9 8) while the Austrian international could only manage 24 (10 6 8)! Devi wins the match with a scoreline of 6-2! 

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Laurence slumps under pressure and scores a 6 in the second shot while devi again scores a 9! 

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4th Set:

Devi just needs to win one more set to win the match and go through to the round of 32! 
Laurence starts with a perfect 10 in the first shot while Devi could only manage 9!

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Bombalya Devi wins the third set with a score of 27 (9 9 9) while Laurence could only manage 23 (7 7 9)! Devi leads 4-2!

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Bombayla Devi scores a 9 in the third shot as well while Baldauff too scores a 9!

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Devi continues her fine form and scores a 9 in the second shot while the Austrian international scores a 7! 

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3rd Set:

Devi scores a 9 in the first shot while the Austrian international could only manage to score a 7!

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Bombalya Devi wins the second set with a score of 28 (10 9 9) while Laurence could only manage 23 (9 8 6)! Both are level at 2-2!

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Bombalya Devi scores a 9 in the last shot while Austrian scores a 6!

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Bombalya Devi scores a 9 in the second shot, while Laurence shoots an eight!

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2nd Set:

Bombalya Devi starts with a perfect 10 in the first shot while the Austrian international starts with a 9!

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The Austrian international wins the first set with a score of 27 (9 9 9) while Bombayla Devi could only manage 24 (9 7 8)! Laurence leads 2-0!

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1st SET:

Bombayla starts with a 9 in the first shot with the Austrian international too scoring a 9!

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Both the archers are walking out on to the shooting range with the Indian archer Bombayla Devi in Blue while the Austrian international in red!

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Next up: Laurence Baldauff (AUT) vs Bombayla Devi (IND)

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Lin Shih-Chia won her encounter the Egyptian international Reem Mansour 6-0 and now will face the winner of Bombayla Devi's encounter against the Austrian international Laurence Baldauff in the round of 32!

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If Bombayla Devi wins this encounter, she will either face Lin Shih-Chia of Chinese Taipei (who finished 9th with a total score of 651 in the Ranking Round) or Reem Mansour of Egypt (56th with a total score of 596). Lin Shih-Chia will be a tough opponent as she has a world ranking of 10.

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Bombayla finished the ranking event at a respectable 24th place with a score of 638 (including 23 X+10s) and therefore was pitted against the Austrian international Laurence Baldauff who finished at 41st place with a score of 619 (including 16 X+10s)!

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Some Interesting Facts

Arrow: The maximum diameter allowed for an arrow is 9.33mm. However, the arrows used by the International Archers are of around 5.55mm. The reason being, arrows with lesser diameter can travel faster and are easier to aim.

Target: The target has an overall diameter of 122cm (48.8 inches) and consists of 10 concentric circles (12.2 cm each). The center ring, or bulls-eye is also 12.2 cm in diameter. The target is situated 70m from the shooting spot, and is positioned 1.3m above the ground.

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Bombayla Devi is the second of the three women Indian archers to take part in the individual archery event. Earlier, Laxmirani Majhi lost her round of 64 encounter against the Slovakian international Alexandra Longova on DAY 3! The third Indian archer Deepika Kumari is scheduled to take part in her round of 64 match against the Georgian international Kristine Esebua at 01:06 IST, early 11th morning!

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Good evening everyone..

Welcome to the LIVE coverage of Bombayla Devi's round of 64 clash against the Austrian international Laurence Baldauff in the women's individual event on DAY 5 - Rio Olympics!