A.Battsetseg claims gold at Alexander Medved International

2018-09-17 13:54:13

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/ The 48th Alexander Medved International, an international freestyle wrestling competition named after Alexander Medved, was held in Minsk, Belarus on September 14-16. A Mongolian delegation consisting of one male and five female wrestlers competed in the event.

Mongolian wrestler A.Battsetseg competed in four rounds, resulted in winning a gold medal.  In the semifinal, she wrestled with Kelsey Campbell, who topped the Mongolia Open six years ago, winning by 9-2. Then, in the final, she defeated winner of this year’s Russian Championship Olga Horoshavtseva by 4-1, claiming gold medal.

Over 300 wrestlers from 23 countries competed in ten weight categories in the competition.