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Ts.Tseverbal appointed President of Mongolian National Basketball Association


By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian National Basketball Association (MNBA) elected State Honored Athlete Ts.Tseverbal as its president, during its meeting on Saturday at the Cultural Palace of Mongolian Trade Unions. In recent years, the MNBA has been criticized for not operating properly. For example, the national basketball team couldn’t compete in the Asian Basketball Championship this [...]

February 8th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

MNOC gives national flag to athletes for Lillehammer 2016


By B.TUNGALAG The farewell ceremony for Mongolian athletes who will compete in the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games took place on Wednesday at the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MNOC). State Secretary of the Ministry of Health and Sports S.Lambaa handed the Mongolian national flag to skier A.Ochirsukh, who is leading the Mongolian national team. [...]

February 5th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Mongolian team wins Hakuho Cup for the first time


By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian sumo team won a gold medal for the first time at the sixth Hakuho Cup international junior sumo wrestling tournament, named after Mongolian Yokozuna (Grand Champion) of Japanese professional sumo Hakuho M.Davaajargal, was held last weekend in Tokyo, Japan. Mongolian junior sumo wrestler A.Sosorkhuu from Bayankhongor Province won a gold medal [...]

February 3rd, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

TheMongolz.CS named champions of IEM Taipei 2016 gaming tournament


By B.DULGUUN The Mongolian professional e-sport team TheMongolz.CS, won the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) 2016, which was held from January 29 to February 2 in Taipei, Taiwan, claiming a cash prize of 30,000 USD. IEM Taipei is an official regional minor championship for games produced by Valve Software, and a “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive” tournament with [...]

February 3rd, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

O.Uitumen claims bronze medal at Dan Kolov& Nikola Petrov 2016


By B.TUNGALAG Champion of the World Army Games O.Uitumen won a bronze medal in the men’s 86 kg contest of the 54th Dan Kolov& Nikola Petrov International Wrestling Tournament, held in Sofia, Bulgaria from January 29 to 31. In the bronze medal match, O.Uitemun defeated Michael Bodnar of Slovakia. In the men’s 57 kg, International [...]

February 1st, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

P.Orkhon defeats Japanese Olympic freestyle wrestling champion at Yarygin Grand Prix


By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian freestyle wrestler P.Orkhon beat Olympic and World Championship gold medalist Kaori Icho of Japan 10:0 at the 27th Golden Grand Prix, which took place in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, from January 29 to 31. On the first day of the international tournament, which is named after celebrated Soviet wrestler and Olympic champion Ivan Yarygin, [...]

February 1st, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

MSF promotes skiing in rural parts of Mongolia


By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian Ski Federation (MSF) is carrying out the Skier – Border Guard Program for Border Unit No.0198 of Khalkhgol soum in Dornod Province. Below is an interview with the Secretary-general of the MSF, International Sports Master E.Ochirsuren, about timely issues. The MSF is currently working in rural areas. What has the MSF [...]

January 29th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

D.Jargalsaikhan becomes Honorary Doctor of kazakh academy


By B.TUNGALAG Secretary-general of the Mongolian Student Sports Federation Dr. D.Jargalsaikhan received an Honorary Doctor’s degree from the Kazakh Academy of Sports and Tourism last Friday. D.Jargalsaikhan also received a State Honored Coach title from the government of Mongolia in December 2015. A celebratory even in honor of D.Jargalsaikhan took place on Friday. Over 150 [...]

January 27th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

T.Daria becomes Mongolia’s first Asian tennis champion


By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian tennis player T.Daria won the girls’ singles category at the ITF Asia 14 & Under Development Championships 2016, which is taking place in Bangkok, Thailand from January 17 to 29. On January 23, she played against Malaysian athlete Elysia Wan for gold and won 6:2. She is the first and only Mongolian [...]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

New champions emerge at National Ice Anklebone Shooting Championship

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By B.TUNGALAG The Mongolian National Ice Anklebone Shooting Association organized the annual National Ice Anklebone Shooting Championship in Arkhangai Province. Three new champions emerged during the 16th edition of the championship. Shooters of Erdenebulgan soum of Arkhangai Province D.Altankhuyag and B.Tserenlonjid won first and second places in the steppe-shooting category and won State Sharpshooter titles. [...]

January 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

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