G.Gankhuyag wins bronze at Senior U23 World ChampionshipsSports
Senior U23 World Championships, which attracted
wrestlers from 50 countries, concluded on November 19 in Bucharest, Romania.
During the championships, Mongolia’s wrestler G.Gankhuyag won a bronze medal in 86kg event. Wrestlers from 21 countries competed in men’s 86kg event. In early rounds, G.Gankhuyag defeated opponent from Romania by 8:6 and opponent from the USA by 6:1, but was lost to Iranian wrestler by 4:0. In the final bout for bronze medal, he defeated European champion Arif Ozen from Turkey by 4:1.
A total of ten wrestlers from Mongolia competed in the arena of Bucharest, of whom G.Gankhuyag (86kg) claimed a bronze medal, Ts.Chinzorig (61kg), T.Tulga (65kg), D.Tugs-Erdene (79kg) and Ch.Altangerel (92kg) won the 7th place respectively.