Two-time Olympic and World Champion Lukáš Krpálek in Mongolia
Two-time world champion and Olympic champion Lukáš Krpálek, a Czech judoka visited Mongolia between October 18th and 26th, 2021. A joint training with prominent Mongolian judokas and young athletes from the Mongolian Judo Association in Ulaanbaatar, and also in Bulgan province was the main aktivity throughout his visit.
U15 Basketball team claims silver at FIBA Skills Challenge 2021
Mongolian U15 Basketball boys’ team won a silver medal at FIBA Skills Challenge 2021, which was remotely held between October 14 and October 27.
N.Sodbileg wins silver medal at world championship
Mongolian 12-year-old chess player N.Sodbileg won a silver medal in the category U-1700 of the World Amateur Chess Championship held in Rhodes city, Greece.
Greece hands over Olympic flame to Beijing 2022 organizers
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The Olympic Flame for the Beijing 2022 Winter Games was handed over on Tuesday to the Chinese organizers in a ceremony at the Panathenaic stadium in Athens.
Mongolian judo athletes grab three bronze medals from Paris Grand Slam
On the second day of the Paris Grand Slam 2021, matches took place for the men’s 81 kg, 90 kg, and 100 kg weight classes, and the women’s 70 kg and 78 kg weight classes.
D.Batgerel takes down his opponent by first-round knockout
D.Batgerel, the first Mongolian ever made it to UFC, yesterday scored his third victory as a member of the UFC roster.
B.Khorloodoi and E.Ariunbold win bronze medals from Paris Grand Slam 2021
On October 16-17, the Paris Grand Slam 2021 took place in Paris, France as part of the IJF World Judo Tour.
Wrestler B.Shoovdor wins her 3rd consecutive bronze medal from world championships
On October 7, IM B.Shoovdor grabbed the bronze medal from the women’s 59 kg class at the World Wrestling Championships.
Mongolian team advances to final four of Vitality World Running Cup
The Mongolian team participating in the Vitality Running World Cup has won the third place in the second stage of the tournament and clinched its spot in the finals along with South Africa, Namibia and the United Kingdom.
20-year-old wrestler D.Otgonjargal wins bronze from world championships
On October 6, freestyle wrestler D.Otgonjargal won the bronze medal from the women’s 50 kg weight class at the World Wrestling Championships taking place in Oslo, Norway. It is her first time competing at the world championship tournament.
D.Batgerel’s fourth fight in UFC octagon scheduled
Batgerel ‘Storm’ Danaa, the first Mongolian ever signed a contract with UFC, will step onto the octagon this month to fight Brandon ‘Killer B’ Davis.
T.Tulga wins bronze from World Wrestling Championships
On October 4, IM T.Tulga won the bronze medal in the men’s 65 kg weight class at the World Wrestling Championships taking place in Oslo, Norway.
MNOC Acting President receives Director of Alliance Française in Ulaanbaatar
On October 1, Acting President of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee Ch.Naranbaatar received representatives of Alliance Française in Ulaanbaatar led by Director Celine Martin.
M.Lkhagvagerel wins Mongolia’s first world championship medal in heavyweight wrestling
On October 3, IM M.Lkhagvagerel has won the bronze medal in the men’s 125 kg weight class at the World Wrestling Championship taking place in Oslo, Norway from October 2 to October 10. It is the first ever time for a Mongolian wrestling athlete to win a medal from the 125 kg weight class.
Mongolia’s first ever winter sports palace opens
On September 29, the opening ceremony for the 'Ice Palace' took place in the capital city’s Khan-Uul district.
Sumo’s greatest champion to retire
Embassy of Mongolia in Japan yesterday reported Mongolian-born sumo champion Hakuho M.Davaajargal’s decision to retire from the sport.
Three medals grabbed at Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship
76 Mongolian chess players are participating in the Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championships jointly organized by the Thailand Chess Association in Collaboration with the Asian Chess Federation.
Yokozuna Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene wins 5th career title
On September 27, yokozuna (Grand Champion) Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene stepped into the ring against ozeki Shodai for his final match of the Grand Sumo tournament. With a total of 13 wins and 2 losses in this tournament run, he was able to grab his 5th career title on his yokozuna debut.
Mongolian boxers successfully compete in World Military Boxing Championship
Three Mongolian athletes won medals at the 58th World Military Boxing Championship held in Moscow, Russia on September 18-25.
Mongolia’s first indoor winter sports complex to open soon
Mongolia’s first ever winter sports complex has been constructed at the initiative of some of the active members of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee, with financing from domestic entities that support the Olympic movement as well as the development of winter sports in the country.
“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’