D.Altansukh becomes world championSports
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Mongolian sambo wrestler D.Altansukh won a gold medal in the 68kg event during the World Sambo Championships in Cheongju, the Republic of Korea, held on November 8-10. It made him 38th world champion of Mongolia.
D.Altansukh defeated his opponents from Salvador, the UK, Ukraine, Russia and Georgia consecutively.
On the first day of the championships, Mongolian female wrestlers did not win any medals, but male sambo wrestlers N.Togtokhbayar (57kg), N.Otgonbaatar (74kg) and T.Ariunbold (100kg) won bronze medals respectively.