Mongolian teen wrestlers claim ten medals at Saori Cup in Japan

2019-11-04 16:11:51

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolian teen wrestlers won ten medals at the International Freestyle Wrestling Tournament named after by Saori Yoshida, a legendary wrestler of Japan and 3-time Olympic champion, 13-time World champion and 4-time Asian champion, held in Nagoya, Japan on November 2-3.

Twenty three wrestlers, coached by J.Dandar, teacher of 73th secondary school, Ch.Purevbayar, coach of ‘Arslan’ club, and G.Nyambayar, teacher of sports school, represented Mongolia at the tournament, winning five gold, one silver and four bronze medals. Particularly, wrestlers A.Davaadorj, T.Tengis, B.Gan-Erdene, B.Ariunzul, and E.Zoljargal claimed gold medals, B.Buyanzaya- silver medal and B.Buyanjargal, D.Munkhdul, A.Khosbayar and B.Sarnai grabbed bronze medals.