Mariana Zúñiga achieved the silver medal in the Paralympic Games in the compound archery event. The Chilean had a brilliant performance that allowed her to reach the final alongside the British Phoebe Paterson, for whom she fell by just one point (133-134).
The 19-year-old had already secured a medal when she defeated Stepanida Artakhinova in the semifinals. representative of the Russian Paralympic Committee, from 142 to 141.
In this way, Zúñiga joins the medals that Alberto Abarza (gold and silver in swimming) and Francisca Mardones (gold in shot put) have already obtained to continue securing the best results in the maximum sporting event of the Paralympic Committee of Chile.