Ch.Sanjaadamba wins Lunar New Year wrestling tournament

2017-02-27 18:44:28

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Ch.Sanjaadamba (with a state title of giant) triumphed over 256 wrestlers came from all aimags of Mongolia in the traditional wrestling championship on the occasion of the “Red Fire Rooster” Lunar New Year, with wrestler O.Khangai (with title of Lion) came in second place. The wrestling championship was held yesterday, on February 26, the Lunar New Year's Eve at the National Wreslting Palace in Ulaanbaatar.

It was Sanjaadamba's third victory in the wrestling championship of Lunar New Year. His first win was in 2010 when he had 'Lion of Aimag' title and his second was in 2015 with 'Elephant of State' title.

As for O.Khangai, it’s his second time as a runner-upper in the Lunar New Year championship. His first one was back in 2014 against D.Ragchaa (with a state title Garuda).