Mongolian Football Federation to cooperate with UNICEF
Secretary General of the Mongolian Football federation D.Terbaatar, Resident Representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Evariste Kouassi-Komlan, and Grassroots project specialist S.Undrakhbayar held a meeting.
M.Ankhtsetseg becomes world weightlifting champion
The Mongolian weightlifting team is participating in the 2021 World Weighlifting Championships, which is being held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan between December 7-17.
Sh.Enkhiin-Od to play for NCAA Division I basketball team
On December 15, Enkhiin-Od Sharavjamts, also known as Mongolian Mike, announced on his social media account that he chose to play for Dayton Flyers /University of Dayton/ in Division I of the NCAA men’s basketball, turning down the scholarship offers he had received from Rutgers Scarlet Knights /Rutgers University/ and Providence Friars /Providence College/.
Interest expressed to cooperate with Sport Goals Ltd in culture and sports
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On December 13, Deputy Governor of the Capital City in charge of human development and social policy issues Z.Tumurtumuu has received Marco Schembri, CEO of Sport Goals Ltd and Swann Ritossa, Italian football entertainer.
Sh.Altanbagana wins powerlifting competition in Russia
IM Sh.Altanbagana grabbed a gold in men’s -100kg at the World Cup WPC/AWPC/WAA 2021 held in Russia on December 11-12.
Team of Mongolian students wins First Runner Up at ABU Robocon 2021
On December 12, a team of Mongolian students studying at the School of Information and Telecommunication Technology of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) won the First Runner Up at the ABU Robocon 2021 contest.
N.Tugstsogt’s next fight scheduled in January
Mongolia professional boxer Tugstsogt ‘King Tug’ Nyambayar will face American boxer Victor ‘Vicious’ Pasillas in January, 2022.
G.Bolor-Erdene becomes world champion for the fifth time
Mongolian athlete G.Bolor-Erdene won the gold medal in men’s 65 kg at the World Para Taekwondo Championships taking place in Turkey.
Boxer M.Namuun wins World Cup of Petroleum Countries
Mongolian female boxers have won three medals at XVIII World Cup of Petroleum Countries, which took place on December between 6 and 11 in Nizhnevartovsk, Russia.
Meeting held on 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics
When the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics less than two months away, scheduled to begin Friday, February 4, Cultural Counselor of the Chinese Embassy in Mongolia, and Director of the China Cultural Center in Ulaanbaatar Chen Shuang met with Secretary General of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee E.Badar-Uugan at the Embassy of China.
Two MNOC members elected to Council of the East Asian Games Association
The Council meeting of the East Asian Games Association (EAGA) was held online on December 09, and two members of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MONOC) were elected to the board.
IM S.Jambaljamts wins Individual General Classification by time at Tour of Thailand
On December 6, IM S.Jambaljamts won the Individual General Classification by time at the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhon's Cup Tour of Thailand, making a historic achievement for the Mongolian cycling scene.
Four medals claimed at Asia-Oceania Judo Championships
Mongolian athletes harvested one gold and three bronze medals at the Asia-Oceania Judo Championships held in Beirut, Lebanon on December 2-5.
E.Sodnompiljee wins silver at World Para Powerlifting Championships
Mongolian State Honored Athlete E.Sodnompiljee has grabbed a silver medal at the 2021 World Para Powerlifting Championships after successfully lifting 244kg in the men’s 107 kg weight category.
Ch.Naranbaatar participates in General Assembly of the Olympic Council of Asia
Acting President of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee Ch.Naranbaatar took part in the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly, held in Dubai, the UAE.
Mongolian team finishes third at World School Chess Tournament
The team from School No. 33 of Mongolia took third place at the World School Chess Tournament competed by 295 teams from over 54 countries.
Yokozuna Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene becomes champion of Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament with 15 wins
On November 28, Yokozuna (Grand Champion) Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene won the Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament without a single loss by winning against ozeki Takakeisho with an oshidashi technique. With this, the Mongolian sumo wrestler has become the champion at 4 out of 6 Grand Sumo tournaments organized this year. It is also his second time claiming the Emperor’s Cup with the yokozuna title.
IM Tsetsentsengel wins gold at Abu Dhabi Grand Slam
A Mongolian judoka O.Tsetsentsengel claimed the at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam, which took place in the capital city of the United Arab Emirates between November 26-28.
Ts.Tsogtbaatar wins gold at Abu Dhabi Grand Slam 2021
On November 27, Tokyo-2020 bronze medalist IM Ts.Tsogtbaatar won the gold medal on the second day of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam, which took place in the capital city of the United Arab Emirates between November 26 and November 28.