E.Sodnompiljee becomes Paralympic Champion in powerlifting
Today, on August 30, State Honored Athlete E.Sodnompiljee successfully lifted 245 kg in the men’s -107 kg weight class at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, setting a new Paralympic Record.
Two Mongolian judo athletes compete in Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
On August 27, two Mongolian judo athletes stepped onto the mat at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Aravt international equestrian marathon underway
The opening ceremony of the ‘Aravt’ international equestrian marathon and ‘Military Rally’ took place on August 23.
'Dream Fields' project launched in Darkhan-Uul aimag
At the initiative of Darkhan-Uul aimag’s women’s council, ‘Dream Fields’ project was launched on August 18 in partnership with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) with the signing of the project cooperation agreement by the two sides.
First group of Mongolian Paralympic athletes leaves for Tokyo
Mongolia’s Paralympic team of 23 has departed for Tokyo today, on August 20, to participate in the 2020 Summer Paralympics.
B.Enkhzul wins silver at World Junior Wrestling Championships
Asian Junior Championship silver and bronze medalist, sports master Enkhzul Batbaatar has won the silver medal in women’s 50 kg at the 2021 World Junior Wrestling Championships
Young footballers to attend Puskás Academy selected
The selection of children to attend the ‘Puskás Academy’ named after Hungarian footballer Ferenc Puskás, was held last week and young footballers N.Anand and G.Oyunbadrakh were selected.
N.Otgonbaatar to make his ONE Championship debut on August 13
Champion of Dragon House MMA N.Otgonbaatar will make his ONE Championship debut against Rahul Raju (7-6-0) during ‘ONE: Battleground II’ event which will be held on August 13.
Ts.Byambajav finishes 55th at men’s Olympic marathon
On the final day of the Tokyo Olympics on August 8, the men’s marathon kicked off at 7 am. Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya finished first in the marathon with a time of 2 hours 8 minutes and 38 seconds, defending his Olympic marathon title.
Marathon runner B.Munkhzaya finishes 45th in Olympic marathon
IM B.Munkhzaya successfully completed the marathon and finished 45th, running a seasonal best of 2 hours 37 minutes and 8 seconds.
B.Bolortuya claims Mongolia’s 4th medal at Tokyo Olympics
On August 6, IM B.Bolortuya was matched against Joseph Emilliene Essombe Tiako of Cameroon for the bronze medal in the women’s 53 kg weight class.
Wrestler B.Khongorzul finishes 5th at Tokyo Olympics
At the bronze medal match that took place for the women’s 57 kg weight class on August 5, B.Khongorzul was defeated by 2016 Olympic champion, U.S. wrestler Helen Maroulis.
Mongolia set to host FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2021
The third edition of the FIBA 3x3 U23 World Cup will take place in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on October 11-15, 2021.
Two more Mongolian wrestlers advance to next stages at Tokyo Olympics
Today, on August 5, freestyle wrestling matches are taking place for the men’s 74 kg and 125 kg weight classes and the women’s 53 kg and 62 kg weight classes at the Tokyo Olympics.
Meeting held with President of IOC
First Vice President of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MNOC), Member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) B.Battushig has held a meeting with President of IOC Thomas Bach.
B.Khongorzul to face U.S. wrestler in bronze medal match
On August 5, IM B.Khongorzul stepped onto the mat for a repechage match in the women’s 57 kg weight class. She faced off against bronze medalist of 2019 African Championships Fatoumata Camara of Guinea, winning by technical superiority with a score of 10:0.
E.Saruul officiates archery at Tokyo Olympics
On July 31, a heated match took place between the finalists in the men’s individual archery event at the Tokyo Olympics. The match was judged by E.Saruul as the line judge, creating a new achievement in the history of the Mongolian archery scene.
Weightlifter M.Ankhtsetseg finishes 4th at Tokyo Olympics
On August 2, State Honored Athlete M.Ankhtsetseg finished 4th place in the women’s -87 kg weight class in the weightlifting event at the Tokyo Olympics.
Wrestler S.Battsetseg qualifies for semifinals at Tokyo Olympics
The freestyle wrestling matches for the women’s 68 kg weight class kicked off today at the Tokyo Olympics. State Honored Athlete S.Battsetseg is competing in the weight class.