Mongolian chess players receive USD 19.2 thousand in prize money
Mongolian chess players who are competing in the FIDE World Cup 2021 and FIDE Women’s World Cup 2021 in Sochi, Russia have won USD 19,250 in prize money.
Mongolian judoka S.Mollaei wins silver at Tokyo Olympics
On July 27, Mongolian judoka Saeid Mollaei stepped onto the mat against Japanese judoka Takanori Nagase in the final match of the men’s 81 kg weight class. He was defeated by the Japanese judoka by waza-ari in Golden Score overtime, claiming the silver medal.
Mongolian e-sports team donates its charity prize to UNICEF
Mongolian e-sports team, ZEUS Esports, took fourth place in PUBG Mobile World Invitational East 2021, which wrapped up on July 26.
Mongolian judoka Saeid Mollaei qualifies for semifinals
In the men’s 81kg quarterfinals match at the Tokyo Summer Olympics, Iranian-born Mongolian judoka Saeid Mollaei faced off against 21-year-old Georgian judoka Tato Grigalashvili.
Ts.Anudari and E.Davaakhuu finish 13th in 10m Air Pistol Team event
On July 27, IM Ts.Anudari and E.Davaakhuu competed in the mixed team 10m air pistol event, finishing 13th at the Tokyo Summer Olympics.
Ts.Tsogtbaatar wins second bronze medal for Mongolia at Tokyo Olympics
On July 26, IM Ts.Tsogtbaatar came out victorious over Canadian judoka Arthur Margelidon, grabbing the bronze medal in the men’s 73 kg weight class at the Tokyo Summer Olympics.
Two Mongolian referees officiating boxing at Tokyo Olympics
Two Mongolian referees are officiating the boxing matches at the Tokyo Summer Olympics. More specifically, IM Ts.Tsogtgerel and O.Mandakhbayar are working as referees at the boxing tournaments.
Judoka M.Urantsetseg wins Mongolia’s first medal of Tokyo Olympics
On July 24, Mongolian judoka M.Urantsetseg faced off against Portuguese judoka Catarina Costa in the bronze medal match for the women’s 48 kg weight class, coming out victorious with 10-0 by applying the kansetsu-waza (joint lock) technique.
Mongolians in France participate in Marathon du Mont Blanc
A Mongolian team successfully participated in Marathon du Mont Blanc.
Yokozuna M.Davaajargal wins his 45th Emperor’s Cup
On the last day of the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament, 69th Yokozuna (Grand Champion) Hakuho M.Davaajargal came out victorious over his match against Ozeki Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene, winning his 45th championship title with a perfect 15-0 record.
Int'l Cricket Council welcomes Mongolia, Tajikistan and Switzerland as new Members
On July 18, the International Cricket Council (ICC) welcomed its newest Member countries, Mongolia, Tajikistan and Switzerland at the ICC’s 78th Annual General Meeting.
President Khurelsukh wishes success to Mongolia’s Olympic athletes
President of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh attended the official Send-off ceremony for the Mongolian Olympic Contingent on July 9, 2021.
Judo athlete U.Duurenbayar and basketball player O.Khulan selected as Olympic flag bearers
Judo athlete U.Duurenbayar and 3x3 basketball player O.Khulan have been selected as the Olympic flag bearer for Mongolia at the Tokyo Summer Olympics.
S.Yadamdorj qualifies for Tokyo Paralympics
The qualification of Mongolian judo wrestler S.Yadamdorj (men’s 60kg) for the 2020 Summer Paralympics has been confirmed by the International Paralympic Committee.
Michel&Amazonka to dress olympic athletes of Mongolia
The sports and ceremonial uniforms have been unveiled for the national team of athletes that will be competing in the Tokyo Summer Olympics.
Medalists of Olympics and world championships to receive grants
At its regular meeting on July 7, the Cabinet approved a draft resolution on grants to be given to athletes and coaches in 2021.
Eighth Mongolian athlete qualifies for Tokyo Paralympics
Judo wrestler A.Munkhbat has become the 8thathlete to qualify for the 2020 Summer Paralympics from Mongolia.
Swimmers competing for Mongolia at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games confirmed
The swimmers competing for Mongolia at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have been confirmed, reports the Mongolian National Olympic Committee.
King Tug to fight for WBA Interim title
IBO world featherweight champion, silver medalist of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games and 2009 World Amateur Boxing Championship State Honored boxer N.Tugstsogt will make his 14th appear in his professional boxing career on July 3 in Carson, CA, U.S.
IM B. Urantungalag qualifies for summer Olympics
During the 2021 Archery Final Olympic Qualification Tournament held on June 18-21 in Paris, France, a Mongolian archer B. Urantungalag won the fifth place in the women’s individual category, qualifying to compete in the ‘Tokyo 2020’ Summer Olympics.