B.Bolortuya claims Mongolia’s 4th medal at Tokyo Olympics
On August 6, IM B.Bolortuya was matched against Joseph Emilliene Essombe Tiako of Cameroon for the bronze medal in the women’s 53 kg weight class.
Wrestler B.Khongorzul finishes 5th at Tokyo Olympics
At the bronze medal match that took place for the women’s 57 kg weight class on August 5, B.Khongorzul was defeated by 2016 Olympic champion, U.S. wrestler Helen Maroulis.
Mongolia set to host FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2021
The third edition of the FIBA 3x3 U23 World Cup will take place in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on October 11-15, 2021.
Two more Mongolian wrestlers advance to next stages at Tokyo Olympics
Today, on August 5, freestyle wrestling matches are taking place for the men’s 74 kg and 125 kg weight classes and the women’s 53 kg and 62 kg weight classes at the Tokyo Olympics.
Meeting held with President of IOC
First Vice President of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MNOC), Member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) B.Battushig has held a meeting with President of IOC Thomas Bach.
B.Khongorzul to face U.S. wrestler in bronze medal match
On August 5, IM B.Khongorzul stepped onto the mat for a repechage match in the women’s 57 kg weight class. She faced off against bronze medalist of 2019 African Championships Fatoumata Camara of Guinea, winning by technical superiority with a score of 10:0.
E.Saruul officiates archery at Tokyo Olympics
On July 31, a heated match took place between the finalists in the men’s individual archery event at the Tokyo Olympics. The match was judged by E.Saruul as the line judge, creating a new achievement in the history of the Mongolian archery scene.
Weightlifter M.Ankhtsetseg finishes 4th at Tokyo Olympics
On August 2, State Honored Athlete M.Ankhtsetseg finished 4th place in the women’s -87 kg weight class in the weightlifting event at the Tokyo Olympics.
Wrestler S.Battsetseg qualifies for semifinals at Tokyo Olympics
The freestyle wrestling matches for the women’s 68 kg weight class kicked off today at the Tokyo Olympics. State Honored Athlete S.Battsetseg is competing in the weight class.
‘Mongolia House’ AR application introduced for Tokyo Olympics
The Mongolian National Olympic Committee has recently introduced the ‘Mongolia House’ application that was specifically developed for the Tokyo Olympics.
Two Mongolian swimmers test their speeds at Tokyo Olympics
On July 30, two Mongolian athletes competed in the freestyle swimming events at the Tokyo Olympics.
Boxing athlete E.Tsendbaatar qualifies for quarterfinals with 5:0
On July 28, State Honored Athlete E.Tsendbaatar stepped into the ring against Vietnamese boxing athlete Nguyen Van Duong for his second match in the men’s 57 kg weight class at the Tokyo Olympics, and came out victorious with a score of 5:0.
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.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership