2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship in Mongolia
According to the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship and the IIHF World Championship Division IV will be held in the Steppe Arena of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on March 11-26 (confirmed date).
The First Mongolian Team to the Summit of Mountain Everest
Mount Everest is every mountaineer's dream to summit. The first Mongolian mountaineer who conquered Mountain Everest was G. Usukhbayar in 2005. Since his success, nine Mongolian mountaineers have conquered the summit.
Mongolian Ju-Jitsu Team Delivers Marvelous News
Ju-Jitsu Competitors of Mongolia delivered stunning news to the homeland from the Land of Smiles, punching one silver and two bronze medals after successful runs in the 7th edition of the Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championship held between February 22-28.
Tamir Khangal Earns MVP of Volleyball Thailand League 2023
Tamir Khangal’s stunning performance in Thailand solidified Mongolian athletes' status as a contender to watch out for in the world.
E. Tsendbaatar Knocks Out His Opponent in Professional Boxing
Bronze medalist of the IBA World Boxing Championships, Champion of Asian Games, two-time Asian Champion, and State Honored Athlete of Mongolia Erdenebat Tsendbaatar has started fighting in professional boxing bouts.
Stunning Win of O. Tsetsentsengel in Tel Aviv Grand Slam
The beautiful city of Tel Aviv played host to the final day of an amazing Grand Slam as the sun set on another successful Judo tournament in Israel between February 16 to 18.
Memory Battle Between Mongolia and China
Ulaanbaatar, February 17, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Guinness World Record holder, twin memory athletes N. Munkhshur(IM) and N. Enkhshur(IM) have accepted the invitation to participate in the Chinese most watched game show “The Brain”(Super Brain) to compete with two Chinese memory athletes.
“City of Dayton Honors UD freshman with Mongolian Day”
Ulaanbaatar, February 16, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Dayton Mayor Jeffrey J. Mims honored Dayton Flyers freshman guard Mike Sharavjamts by declaring Friday as Mongolian Day in the city. Mike Sharavjamts, the first Mongolian citizen to play Division I men’s college basketball, has started 20 games this season and appeared in all 25 games.
Winter Sports Festival Starts
Orkhon, February 11, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The 16th Mongolian Peoples’ Sports Festival and the 7th Children’s Sports Festival, also known as the “Mongolian Winter Festival”, were opened in Orkhon aimag on February 6 with a Snowboard cross.
Hakuho Praised under the Eternal Blue Sky and the Rising Sun
One of the all-time yokozuna greats, and 45-time grand sumo tournament winner, Yokozuna Hakuho M. Davaajargal had his retirement ceremony on January 28 and became a Magaki Oyakata.
G. Ganbayar Awarded Male Footballer of the Year
The award ceremony “Golden ball” is traditionally held on December 12 every year. But this year, the Mongolian Football Federation took place the “Golden ball” to honor the best footballers of the year in Ulaanbaatar Hotel on February 7 due to the coincidence of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
Silver and Bronze Medals from Paris Grand Slam
The world judo tournament, the first Grand Slam of this year took place in Paris between February 4-5.
Turning point of IHC team
Six years ago, The MongolZ team from Mongolia participated in IEM Katowice. Since then, the Mongolian IHC team has qualified for the group stage of the IEM2023 tournament.
Mongolian Athlete Continues to Impress in the Finals
Zagreb Open Ranking Series will take place in the capital city of Croatia until February 5. United World Wrestling is planning to hold a four-ranking series this year. The champions of the contest will be awarded CHF 1500, the following silver medalist CHF 750, and the bronze medalist CHF 500.
The First World Junior Swimming Champion of Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar, February 02, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Between January 23 and 29, “The winter swimming World Championship-2023” was held in Bled, Slovenia. M. Tsenguun, ten years old, won the first prize in the 50m “Head Up Breaststroke” category. She is the first world junior swimming champion of Mongolia.
Mongolian Freestyle Wrestlers Bagged Four Gold Medals
Mongolian freestyle wrestlers claimed a total of 11 medals, including four gold, four silver, and three bronze medals from the international tournament, named after the two-time Olympic champion, world and European champion, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR Ivan Yarygin, held between January 26-28.
Japanese Figure Skaters to Perform at Steppe Arena
Mongolian Skating Association and Japan Skating Federation will jointly organize the Ice Show of Vast Mongolia at the Steppe Arena between January 27-28.
Mongolian Team Becomes Three-Time Champion of World Memory Championships
The 31st World Memory Championships was grandly held online due to the pandemic between December 12-18, 2022, even though it was supposed to be taken place in China. The International Association of Memory officially announced the result and selected its winners on January 21, 2023.
Mongolian Athletes to Fight for the Gold Medal Bout of Asian Boxing Championships
The second edition of the ASBC U22 Men’s and Women’s Asian Boxing Championships is being held in Bangkok, Thailand between January 17-26, 2023.