National off-road race to be organized
Mongolian Off-Road Federation (MOF) will host the ‘RFC Mongolia 2019’ (Rainforest Challenge) international tournament between July 21 and 26. Organizers of the event gave press briefing today.
Medals harvested at international taekwondo tournament
Athletes of Dundgobi aimag’s taekwondo team successfully participated in an international Olympic Games qualifying tournament taking place in South Korea on July 12-17.
Fifth stage of Silk Way Rally takes place in Mandalgobi city
At the fifth stage of the Silk Way Rally, the participants drove through the Tsagaandelger, Deren, and Saintsagaan soums of Dundgobi aimag from the capital city on July 11. They then went onto the starting point of their next stage the next morning on July 12.
Girls’ football team receives training in Japan
Under the leadership of a Japanese football specialist, the U15's Girls’ Football Team of Mongolia underwent a week long joint training at the sports center in Hakone, Japan, between July 3 and 10.
Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championship to be hosted in Mongolia
Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championship is to be hosted in Mongolia for the first time between July 17 and 20.
Mongolian athlete wins bronze from international horseback archery tournament
An international horseback archery tournament took place in Moscow, Russia on July 12-14. Athletes U.Tsamba and G.Geser participated in the tournament.
M.Tumenbayar claims silver at Summer Universiade
Mongolian taekwondoin M.Tumenbayar won the silver medal in men’s 58kg weight class at the 30th Summer Universiade which is taking place in Naples, Italy on its last days.
Lion of State E.Oyunbold wins this year's Naadam wrestling tournament
On July 12, Lion of State E.Oyunbold from Khentii aimag became the 24th State Champion, winning the wrestling tournament of the National Naadam Festival, the 2228th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian State, the 813th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire and the 98th anniversary of the Mongolian People’s Revolution.
First round of wrestling tournament starts
Annual wrestling tournament dedicated to the celebration of national Naadam festival started at the Central Stadium.
National women’s 3x3 basketball team to compete in FIBA 3x3 Women’s Series
he FIBA 3x3 Women’s Series kicked off in Ekaterinburg, Russia yesterday on July 9.
B.Baasanjargal wins bronze from Summer Universiade 2019
IM B.Baasanjargal won the bronze medal from the women's 63 kg weight class at the Summer Universiade taking place in Napoli, Italy. 203 male judokas and 163 female judokas competed in the tournament.
Judoka G.Kherlen becomes champion of Montreal Grand Prix 2019
Mongolia’s judoka G.Kherlen won a gold medal at the Montreal Grand Prix 2019 that took place in Montreal, Canada on July 5-7.
B.Maral wins gold from Cadet Asian Wrestling Championships
B.Maral won a gold medal in the 61 kg event at the 2019 Cadet Asian Wrestling Championships, held in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan on July 4-7.
Marathon runner B.Munkhzaya takes fourth place at Gold Coast Marathon
International Master of Sports B.Munkhzaya won the fourth place at Gold Coast Marathon which took place in Australia on July 6-7 and qualified again for Olympic rights.
Mongolian chess players become world amateur champions
Mongolian chess players B.Khaliun and D.Amarsaikhan became world champions at the World Amateur Championship 2019 held in Manzanillo, Mexico between June 30 and July 7.
Mongolian skiers to take part in Lausanne 2020
Secretary General of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee E.Badar-Uugan met with Pascal Gertsch, Swiss specialist who is training Mongolian junior skiers.
Mongolian para judoka claims gold in Paralympic Games qualifying tournament
Mongolian para judoka A.Munkhbat won a gold medal at the IBSA Judo Paralympic Games qualifying tournament that kicked off in Fort Wayne, United States of America on July 3.
Farewell ceremony takes place for athletes participating in Silk Way Rally
Considered as one of the major international rallies, the Silk Way long-distance automobile and motorcycle rally will be taking place in the Russian Federation, Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China between July 6 and 16. It is the first time for Mongolia to be included in the rally’s route.
Farewell ceremony held for Mongolian athletes
A farewell ceremony was held for the athletes who will participate in one of the major international rallies, ‘Silk Way’ automobile and motorcycle rally, took place at the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport in Khushig Valley for their journey to Irkutsk, Russia.
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