Slovenia women’s team take bronze at European Archery Championships

Munich – The Slovenian women’s team won bronze in the Olympic recurve bow discipline at the European Archery Championships in Munich on Sunday.

Ana Umer, Urška Čavič and Nina Corel defeated Denmark 5:3 (201:196) in the bronze medal match for what is the best result for Slovenian women recurve bow archers since the 2005 Mediterranean Games in Almeria.

Slovenia first defeated Azerbaijan in the first round 6:0 before going on to see off Ukraine 6:0 and then beating Italy 6:2 in the quarter-finals.

They were then eliminated by Germany in the semi-finals 5:1. Germany went on to defeat Turkey 5:4 after the latter defeated Denmark in the semis 5:1.