Ety Khatun and Roman Sana won gold medals to make a history for the country as Bangladesh bagged gold in all 10 events in archery -- both individual and team events – in the 13th South Asian Games at Pokhara today (Monday).
Sana went on to win his individual event following Ety’s success to complete the historic clean sweep for Bangladesh.14-year-old Ety won in the women’s recurve event, beating an opponent from Bhutan by 7-3 set points. Ety had yesterday won gold in the Recurve women’s team event and the Recurve mixed team event.
Sana completed the clean sweep by winning the men’s individual recurve final, beating opponent from Bhutan by 7-1 points.
Earlier in the morning, Suma Biswas and Md Sohel won gold medals in compound singles event of women and men in archery.
The total number of gold medals for Bangladesh now hits 18 so far in the ongoing SA Games.