All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament to be held

By B.Odontuya

The 5thAll Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament is set to be held on November 4 at the National Circus of Mongolia. The tournament, organised by the Pan-Mongol Traditional Wrestling Association, will be held in two weight categories; under 85 kilograms and over 85 kilograms. In total, 64 wrestlers will compete in each category. The names of the wrestlers to take part in the tournament are yet to be announced.
The first All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament was held in April 2008 in Ulaanbaatar. The Mongolian wrestler Ulsyn Zaan (State Elephant) Ch.Sanjaadamba was the winner of the tournament. He also won the second and third tournaments, which took place in Hohhot, China in 2009 and in Ulan-Ude, Russia in 2010. The fourth tournament was held in Tyva Republic, Russia and Ulsyn Khartsaga (State Falcon) A. Byambajav was declared the winner.

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  1. Good luck to all wrestlers competing

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