Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The VIII edition of ‘2017 Asian Winter Games’ is taking place in Sapporo and Obihiro, Japan from February 19 to 26.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ B.Chimedtseren won the gold medal in men’s -120 kg category of the Asian Bench-Press Championships 2016, held in Tashkent on October 14-21. The lifter bench-pressed 322.5 kg.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The city of Novosibirsk of Russia will be hosting the 2016 Russian-Mongolian Cooperation business forum on October 27-30, during which the sports and cultural events and competitions are scheduled between the artists and athletes of the two good neighbors.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On October 16, B.Dorjpalam won the race of 42.195 km International Nanjing Marathon, followed by fellow country athlete Ts.Sanjidmaa, securing the gold medal. The Rio 2016 Olympian B.Munkhzaya came in fifth.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ World Champion Urantsetseg Munkhbat, with 2734 points, is leading the most recent IJF World Rank’s women’s -48 kg category, whereas Olympic silver-medalist Sumiya Dorjsuren is also leading women’s -57 kg category, with 3550 points.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Cooperation documents were signed today by the leaders of supporting organizations and groups of the Mongolian National Mountaineering Federation, in the Hall of Sign of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on October 12.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolian-owned stallion named Mongolian Saturday is based at Arlington Park in Chicago, and has traveled the globe the last 12 months, but clearly he feels most at home on the Keeneland lawn.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolian team won silver medal in 3-on-3 Men’s Basketball of the Fifth Asian Beach Games, taking place in Da Nang of Vietnam. Our team have defeated Iraqi team in the semi-finals, with 20:7 score, and has lost a close match (15:12) with Qatari team in the final.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolia's Erdenesuren Munkhtulga, riding for Ningxia LIVALL continental team, won the first stage of a two-day international cycling race in north China's Hebei Province on Wednesday, Xinhua reports.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Yokozuna-titled (Grand Champion) of professional sumo Hakuho M.Davaajargal will be arriving in Ulaanbaatar on Thursday, said an unofficial source. He has taken a break from this month’s tournaments, the Aki Basho, due to leg injuries.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On September 14, the congress of the Mongolia Judo Association -re-appointed Kh.Battulga the president of the MJA.