Sh.Enkhiin-Od named as one of top 100 college basketball players in USA
Enkhiin-Od, son of Ts. Sharavjamts, State Honored Athlete of Mongolia is now one step closer to his dream of playing in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
MNT 10 million to be given to every national athlete who qualifies for Winter Olympics and Paralympics
Athletes of the national team who qualify for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics will each receive a one-time incentive of MNT 10 million.
New head coach of Mongolian football team arrives
Newly-appointed head coach of the Mongolian national football team Otsuka Ichiro arrived in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia yesterday.
Boxing team departs for Tashkent
Mongolian boxing team today departed for Tashkent, Uzbekistan to participate in the U22 Asian Boxing Championships which will be held between January 20 and 30.
Two Mongolian athletes qualify for Winter Olympics
National Team skiers B.Achbadrakh and A.Enkhtuul have punched their ticket to the 24th Games of the Winter Olympics.
Winners of 2022 National Amateur Chess Championship selected
A final round of the 2022 National Amateur Chess Championship, traditionally organized on the Day of Constitution of Mongolia under the auspice of the Parliament Speaker, took place last weekend at the State House.
D. Batgerel’s next fight scheduled
Batgerel ‘Storm’ Danaa, born in Erdenetsagaan soum of Sukhbaatar aimag, is the first Mongolian ever signed a contract with UFC, and his next fight has been scheduled in March this year.
Virtual meeting held with IOC AC Chair
At the initiative of First Vice President of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MNOC) B.Battushig, Chairman of the Athletes’ Commission of the MNOC and member D.Sumiya held a virtual meeting with Chair of the Athletes’ Commission of the International Olympic Commission (IOC AC) Emma Terho and Vice-Chair Ryu Seung-min.
Mongolian men’s U23 team tops FIBA 3x3 Federation Ranking
Mongolian men’s U23 team has come first in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA)’s 3x3 Federation Ranking.
Ulaanbaatar Grand Slam 2022 to be organized in June
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has announced the scheduled dates for the Grand Prix and Grand Slam tournaments to be organized in 2022. This year, the federation will organize 11 Grand Slam tournaments and 2 Grand Prix tournaments. As for continental tournaments, there will be over 100 international tournaments for all categories.
Mongolian Football Federation to cooperate with UNICEF
Secretary General of the Mongolian Football federation D.Terbaatar, Resident Representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Evariste Kouassi-Komlan, and Grassroots project specialist S.Undrakhbayar held a meeting.
M.Ankhtsetseg becomes world weightlifting champion
The Mongolian weightlifting team is participating in the 2021 World Weighlifting Championships, which is being held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan between December 7-17.
Sh.Enkhiin-Od to play for NCAA Division I basketball team
On December 15, Enkhiin-Od Sharavjamts, also known as Mongolian Mike, announced on his social media account that he chose to play for Dayton Flyers /University of Dayton/ in Division I of the NCAA men’s basketball, turning down the scholarship offers he had received from Rutgers Scarlet Knights /Rutgers University/ and Providence Friars /Providence College/.
Interest expressed to cooperate with Sport Goals Ltd in culture and sports
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On December 13, Deputy Governor of the Capital City in charge of human development and social policy issues Z.Tumurtumuu has received Marco Schembri, CEO of Sport Goals Ltd and Swann Ritossa, Italian football entertainer.
Sh.Altanbagana wins powerlifting competition in Russia
IM Sh.Altanbagana grabbed a gold in men’s -100kg at the World Cup WPC/AWPC/WAA 2021 held in Russia on December 11-12.
Team of Mongolian students wins First Runner Up at ABU Robocon 2021
On December 12, a team of Mongolian students studying at the School of Information and Telecommunication Technology of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) won the First Runner Up at the ABU Robocon 2021 contest.
N.Tugstsogt’s next fight scheduled in January
Mongolia professional boxer Tugstsogt ‘King Tug’ Nyambayar will face American boxer Victor ‘Vicious’ Pasillas in January, 2022.
G.Bolor-Erdene becomes world champion for the fifth time
Mongolian athlete G.Bolor-Erdene won the gold medal in men’s 65 kg at the World Para Taekwondo Championships taking place in Turkey.
Boxer M.Namuun wins World Cup of Petroleum Countries
Mongolian female boxers have won three medals at XVIII World Cup of Petroleum Countries, which took place on December between 6 and 11 in Nizhnevartovsk, Russia.
Meeting held on 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics
When the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics less than two months away, scheduled to begin Friday, February 4, Cultural Counselor of the Chinese Embassy in Mongolia, and Director of the China Cultural Center in Ulaanbaatar Chen Shuang met with Secretary General of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee E.Badar-Uugan at the Embassy of China.
“Mongolia is on the same level as developed countries for its development of IT and communications sector”
“InvesCore’s achievements will serve as a stepping stone for many more Mongolian companies to enter the foreign market”
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’