HANGZHOU, China—Amaya Cojuangco progressed to the quarterfinal after hurdling her two assignments in girls’s archery compound on Monday within the nineteenth Asian Video games.
Cojuangco edged Yi-Hsuan Chen in a spherical of 16 shoot-off after forcing a 144 impasse within the fifth and closing body on the Fuyang Yinhu Sports activities Centre Qualification Area to maneuver nearer to the medal spherical.
The 2-time Southeast Asian Video games champion earlier opened her marketing campaign by defeating Hong Kong’s Cheng Hung Ting, 145-140, within the 15-arrow, 50-meter contest.
She’s going to face India’s Aditi Gopichand Swami on Tuesday within the quarterfinals the place a victory for Cojuangco results in one other positive bronze for Staff Philippines.
In the meantime, Paul Marton Dela Cruz bowed out within the males’s compound after South Korea’s Jaewon Yang missed just one bullseye to prevail, 149-142, of their spherical of 16 encounter.
Andrea Lucia Robles adopted Dela Cruz to an early exodus after Vietnam’s Thi Hai Chau Nguyen pulled off a 145-136 triumph within the girls’s particular person compound.
Recurve archers Jason Emmanuel Feliciano, Jonathan Reaport and siblings Pia Bidaure and Gabrielle Bidaure did not get previous the preliminary phases of their occasions.