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New Star tennis club opens


By B.BAATAR New Star tennis club opened on Thursday in Modnii Khoyor, Bayangol District. Vice president of the Mongolian Table Tennis Association D.Galsanbuyan, secretary-general of the association S.Galbadrakh, member of the association Ts.Enkhbat, international referee E.Munkhbileg and table tennis players attended the opening ceremony of the club. The Mongolian Table Tennis Association congratulated the newly [...]

November 30th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Fencing Association of Mongolia to cooperate with Hong Kong Fencing School


By B.TUNGALAG The Fencing Association of Mongolia and Hong Kong Fencing School signed a memorandum for cooperation in Hong Kong on Monday. Board members of the Fencing Association of Mongolia, head of the marketing commission of the federation B.Gantulga, Vice Consul of Mongolia to Hong Kong and Macao B.Galdanjamts, and principal of Hong Kong Fencing [...]

November 27th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Ch.Mungundalai tours Mongolia by bicycle


By B.TUNGALAG Young Mongolian cyclist with communication disorder Ch.Mungundalai achieved his dream of cycling 11,200 kilometers around Mongolia in two-year. The cyclist is a member of the Young Cyclist Club of the Mongolian Youth Federation. He divided journey into two parts: eastern provinces and western provinces. Ch.Mungundalai started his journey to eastern provinces on July [...]

November 25th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

D.Sumiya and N.Tuvshinbayar grab gold medals at Qingdao Judo Grand Prix 2015


By B.TUNGALAG International Sports Master D.Sumiya won a gold medal in the women’s 57 kg event of the Qingdao Judo Grand Prix 2015 Olympic qualification tournament, held in China from November 20 to 22. D.Sumiya fought judokas from Turkmenistan and Japan in the Group A preliminary matches. In the semi-final, she defeated Sabrina Filzmoser with [...]

November 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

T.Battugs dons seventh World Sambo Championship medal


By B.KHASH-ERDENE T.Battugs has won a bronze medal in the women’s 64 kg division of the World Sambo Championship, held in Casablanca, Morocco, from November 13 to 15. Athletes from 82 countries participated in this year’s championship. Six athletes from Mongolia competed in the event, and T.Battugs won the only medal for Mongolia, her seventh [...]

November 18th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

NTV and ETV televisions channels win Ikh Naadam 2015


By B.TUNGALAG The Ikh Naadam 2015 press sports festival started with a basketball competition last weekend, at the Mongolian National Basketball Palace in Khandgait. A total of 27 teams (20 men’s and seven women’s) participated in the basketball tournament. Men’s teams played seven rounds and team of ETV television channel won winner’s cup. Ardchilal newspaper [...]

November 11th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Ulaanbaatar holds Cycling Marathon 2015


By B.TUNGALAG Within the frames of the Friendly Ulaanbaatar Project, the Ulaanbaatar Mayor’s Office, Physical Education and Sports Department of Ulaanbaatar, and Mongolian Cycling Federation organized Cycling Marathon 2015 on November 7 and 8, at Chinggis Square and the National Garden Park. Participants included children, seniors, young people, and cyclists from the Cycling Federation. They [...]

November 8th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Mongolian aerobic gymnasts secures five medals at 3rd Korea Open

By B.TUNGALAG Athletes of Light Club, the Mongolian State University of Education, Mongolian University of Science and Technology, National Institute of Physical Education, School No.81 and 97 participated in the 3rd Korea Open international aerobic gymnastics tournament, held in Pyeongtaek, South Korea from October 27 to 30. The Mongolian athletes have captured five medals. N.Khulan, [...]

November 8th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

L.Otgonbaatar claims gold at Abu Dhabi Grand Slam 2015

By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian judoka L.Otgonbaatar won his first grand slam gold medal in the men’s 90 kg event of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam 2015, which took place in the United Arab Emirates from October 30 to November 1. The Ulaanbaatar Grand Prix winner, L.Otgonbaatar, defeated World Judo Masters bronze medalist Noel van ‘t End [...]

November 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

S.Tsogbadrakh breaks world record for memorizing a spoken number

By M.OYUNGEREL S.Tsogbadrakh broke a world record by memorizing 432 out of 470 spoken numerals at the 35th Memory World Championships in Taiwan. The previous world record also belonged to him, with 390 numbers memorized. Even after setting a new world record, S.Tsogbadrakh was still not satisfied. “Although I had remembered all 470, I made [...]

November 1st, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

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