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Mongolian boxers meet medal condition at AIBA Women’s Junior/Youth World Boxing Championships

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By B.TUNGALAG The AIBA Women’s Junior/Youth World Boxing Championships is taking place in Taipei, Taiwan from May 14 to 24. Mongolian boxer M.Enkhjargal fought in the junior 48 kg event, L.Angarag fought in the junior 54 kg and M.Namuun fought in the junior 57 kg. They all met the bronze medal criterion and will fight [...]

May 21st, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

B.Tseveendash hands state flag back to President’s Advisor A.Ganbaatar

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By B.TUNGALAG Public Relations Policy Advisor to the President of Mongolia A.Ganbaatar received the chairman of Healthy Mongolia Hiking Club, International Sports Master B.Teveendash on Sunday. B.Tseveendash and State Honored Athlete T.Gurragchaa started a climb to Mount Everest on April 5, which was abrubtly cancelled due an earthquake in Nepal that killed thousands of people. [...]

May 19th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

National Basketball Complex opens in Khandgait

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By M.ZOLJARGAL Mongolia’s first international-standard basketball complex, Ikh Tamir-Olympus, opened in Khandgait last Thursday. The complex consists of a two basketball courts and a hotel. A Court is for training and has 400 seats, while B Court is for tournaments and can house 2,000 people. Ikh Tamir-Olympus was established in honor of late D.Sodnomzundui, renowned [...]

May 19th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Mongolia seizes five medals on Day 1 at Asian Judo Championship

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By B.TUNGALAG The Asian Judo Championships 2015 kicked off on May 13 in Kuwait city of Kuwait. On Day 1 of tournament, Mongolian judokas won one gold, two silver and two bronze medals. International Sport Master Ts.Munkhzaya won the women’s 63 kg event. At the final round, she defeated bronze medalist of the Tokyo Judo [...]

May 14th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

S.Nyam-Ochir seizes silver at Baku Grand Slam

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By B.TUNGALAG State Honored Athlete of Mongolia S.Nyam-Ochir fought in the men’s 73 kg event of Judo Grand Slam held in Baku, Azerbaijan, from May 8 to 10, and captured a silver medal. S.Nyam-Ochir defeated wrestlers from Uzbekistan and Turkey in the first round. In the second round, he beat an opponent from Ukraine with [...]

May 13th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Asian volleyball championship kicks off in Ulaanbaatar

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The 2015 Eastern Asia Zone Men’s Volleyball Championship launched at Buyant-Ukhaa Sports Complex in Ulaanbaatar on Sunday, featuring volleyball teams from eight countries. Awards will be granted on May 15. Mongolia played against Hong Kong atnd claimed victory. The opening ceremony took place at 4:00 p.m. and Japan won the first match of [...]

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

E.Bekhbayar becomes Asian Champion

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By B.TUNGALAG Mongolian wrestler E.Bekhbayar seized a gold medal at the Asian Wrestling Championship 2015, which started on May 6 in Doha, Qatar. On the first day of the championship, men’s 57, 65, 86 and 152 kg, and women’s 58 kg events were held. E.Bekhbayar competed in the men’s 57 kg category. He defeated Japanese [...]

May 7th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

State Dance Sport Championship concludes

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By B.TUNGALAG The sixth State Dance Sport Championship titled “Moon Cup 2015” was held at Buyant-Ukhaa Sports Palace on May 1. A total of 1,200 dancers from 72 dance crews were divided into six groups and competed in 13 categories for a total of 600 medals. Dancers of Sway dance club of Darkhan-Uul Province won [...]

May 5th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Khartsaga crowned National Basketball League Champion

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By M.ZOLJARGAL The last matches of the National Basketball League Championship 2015 took place on Saturday, where Dundgovi Alliance Tech Khartsaga team claimed victory. Khartsaga topped the league with four wins and two defeats, which brought them the championship title and a 40 million MNT cash prize. Dornod Tanan Garid team won silver medals, as [...]

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

Bayangol Falcons wins first National Women’s Basketball Super League

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By B.ODONTUYA Bayangol Falcons became the first National Women’s Super League champion last Friday, beating their opponent Etugen SBL Khasyn Khugluud by a narrow score of 70:63. Despite Etugen SBL’s relentless defense and offense in the first half, with a 17 point lead, Bayangol Falcons was able to overtake in the second half of the [...]

April 28th, 2015 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

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