D.Batgerel’s fourth fight in UFC octagon scheduled
Batgerel ‘Storm’ Danaa, the first Mongolian ever signed a contract with UFC, will step onto the octagon this month to fight Brandon ‘Killer B’ Davis.
T.Tulga wins bronze from World Wrestling Championships
On October 4, IM T.Tulga won the bronze medal in the men’s 65 kg weight class at the World Wrestling Championships taking place in Oslo, Norway.
MNOC Acting President receives Director of Alliance Française in Ulaanbaatar
On October 1, Acting President of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee Ch.Naranbaatar received representatives of Alliance Française in Ulaanbaatar led by Director Celine Martin.
M.Lkhagvagerel wins Mongolia’s first world championship medal in heavyweight wrestling
On October 3, IM M.Lkhagvagerel has won the bronze medal in the men’s 125 kg weight class at the World Wrestling Championship taking place in Oslo, Norway from October 2 to October 10. It is the first ever time for a Mongolian wrestling athlete to win a medal from the 125 kg weight class.
Mongolia’s first ever winter sports palace opens
On September 29, the opening ceremony for the 'Ice Palace' took place in the capital city’s Khan-Uul district.
Sumo’s greatest champion to retire
Embassy of Mongolia in Japan yesterday reported Mongolian-born sumo champion Hakuho M.Davaajargal’s decision to retire from the sport.
Three medals grabbed at Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship
76 Mongolian chess players are participating in the Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championships jointly organized by the Thailand Chess Association in Collaboration with the Asian Chess Federation.
Yokozuna Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene wins 5th career title
On September 27, yokozuna (Grand Champion) Terunofuji G.Gan-Erdene stepped into the ring against ozeki Shodai for his final match of the Grand Sumo tournament. With a total of 13 wins and 2 losses in this tournament run, he was able to grab his 5th career title on his yokozuna debut.
Mongolian boxers successfully compete in World Military Boxing Championship
Three Mongolian athletes won medals at the 58th World Military Boxing Championship held in Moscow, Russia on September 18-25.
Mongolia’s first indoor winter sports complex to open soon
Mongolia’s first ever winter sports complex has been constructed at the initiative of some of the active members of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee, with financing from domestic entities that support the Olympic movement as well as the development of winter sports in the country.
Mongolia’s Tokyo Paralympics champion and his coach to be rewarded
At its regular meeting on September 22, the Cabinet decided to give rewards to E.Sodnompiljee, who won gold at the 2020 Summer Paralympics and his coach D.Battulga.
Two Mongolian taekwondo athletes finish 7th at Tokyo Paralympics
On September 2, two Mongolian taekwondo athletes stepped onto the mat for their matches at the 16th Paralympic Games.
IM D.Selengee narrowly defeated by Polish archer with a score of 4:6
On September 2, IM D.Selengee matched against world champion, two-time Olympic bronze medalist Milena Olszewska of Poland in the women’s individual recurve event at the Paralympic Games. Despite having a fairly good run against the world champion archer, she faced defeat with a score of 4:6.
Mongolian taekwondo athletes qualify for semifinals
On September 2, two Mongolian athletes are competing in the taekwondo tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. In the men’s K44 61kg weight class, IM G.Bolor-Erdene faced off against Antonino Bossolo of Italy for his first match.
IM Z.Ganbaatar finishes in 16th place in men’s 10m air pistol SH1
On August 31, IM Z.Ganbaatar finished 16th in the men’s 10m air pistol SH1 at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
P.Enkhmanlai renews his personal best time at Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
The 100m races took place at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games on September 1. Mongolian athlete P.Enkhmanlai tested his speed in the men's T53 race.
Mongolian team wins silver at Aravt international equestrian marathon
A team of the Mongolian Armed Forces took second place at Aravt international equestrian marathon.
Judo athlete N.Altantsetseg finishes 5th at Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
On August 29, Mongolian judo athlete N.Altantsetseg stepped onto the mat for her matches in the women’s +70 kg weight class at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
E.Sodnompiljee becomes Paralympic Champion in powerlifting
Today, on August 30, State Honored Athlete E.Sodnompiljee successfully lifted 245 kg in the men’s -107 kg weight class at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, setting a new Paralympic Record.