Mongolian wrestlers win medals at Asian Wrestling Championships

2020-02-21 13:36:20

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Mongolian wrestlers are competing in the Asian Wrestling Championships 2020, taking place in New Delhi, India, on February 18-23. The first medal winners of Mongolian team were M.Dulguun, A.Battsetseg and E.Delgermaa.

M.Dulguun won a silver medal in the women’s 55kg wrestling. In the semi-final, M.Dulguun defeated her Japanese opponent Kana Higashikawa in the women’s 55kg event. But she was defeated by an Indian opponent by 1:2 in the wrestling for the gold medal.

In the women’s 59kg event, wrestler A.Battsetseg won a silver medal. In the semi-final, she defeated a Kazakh wrestler Madina

Bakbergenova by 5:1. In the final, she was defeated by an Indian opponent Sarita Mord.  

In the women’s 68kg, athlete E.Delgermaa grabbed a bronze medal as she had two wins and two losses.