Archery World Cup: From R Madhvan to Guru Randhawa, celeb hail Prathamesh Jawkar for winning 'gold'
Indian archers showcased their exceptional skills and brought pride to their nation at the Shanghai Archery World Cup in China. The Indian contingent returned home with an impressive haul of three medals, including two gold medals in the compound events. However, it was in the men's compound individual competition where the most remarkable achievement unfolded.
In a thrilling showdown, India's young prodigy, Prathamesh S Jawkar, aged 19, displayed nerves of steel and defeated the highly acclaimed Dutch archer, Mike Schloesser, aged 29, to claim the coveted gold medal. Jawkar's victory marked a significant milestone in his career and served as an inspiration to aspiring archers worldwide.
The triumph of Prathamesh S Jawkar did not go unnoticed by prominent figures in the entertainment industry and beyond. Esteemed personalities, including actor R Madhavan, DJ Nikhil Chinapa, musician Guru Randhawa, and filmmaker S S Rajamouli, took to various platforms to extend their heartfelt congratulations to the young archer. Their support and acknowledgment further amplified the significance of Jawkar's remarkable achievement.
The success of Indian archers at the Shanghai Archery World Cup exemplifies the talent and dedication that exists within the country's archery community. The exceptional performance not only brings honor to the nation but also serves as a testament to the relentless efforts put forth by the athletes and their coaches.
Anupam Kher on the other hand wrote, “The new world champion of archery is our 19 year old #PrathameshSamadhanJavkar. Jai Ho and Jai Hind #Archery #India.”
R Madhavan shared a video,
SS Rajamouli wrote, "Prathamesh Samadhan Javkar👏🏻It’s so heartwarming to see archery being raised in India. What a talent came to light today. Congratulations on winning the gold at the World Cup in Shanghai! Way to go, Javkar."
Guru Randhawa also praised the young lad and said, “Archery World Cup in Shanghai. Proud moment for India. 19-year-old Prathamesh Jawkar wind gold.”
- PTC PUNJABI