Archery: Singapore's Nur Syahidah Alim is new No. 1 in Para World Rankings

"I feel very proud and honoured to bring Singapore to the top of the world in archery," said Singapore's Nur Syahidah Alim.
"I feel very proud and honoured to bring Singapore to the top of the world in archery," said Singapore's Nur Syahidah Alim.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Winning a Paralympic medal has long been in Nur Syahidah Alim's cross hairs and her hopes of achieving that dream at next year's Tokyo Games received a boost after the Singaporean recently clinched the world No. 1 spot.

In the October classification by World Archery - rankings are usually released at the start of every month - the 34-year-old leads the standings of the compound women open individual category with 195.2 points.

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