Deepika Kumari is an Indian archer who has represented the country on many international platforms. She won the coveted World No.1 position in the World Archery Cup in the year 2012 and has managed to remain in the top 10 ever since. She has won medals in the Asian Games, Commonwealth Games and World Championships. She has been conferred with the Arjuna Awardand the Padma Shri. The Documentary, ‘Ladies First’ by Uraaz Bahl, which tells the story of Kumari’s life, featured and won an award at the London Independent Film Festival. In conversation with the Knowledge Tribal Rashmi Furtado, Kumari traces her journey and opens up about the exclusives in the life of an Indian maverick.