Hakuho Davaajargal wins 34th Emperor’s Cup

​ Davaajargal, who drained himself ragged in an all-out battle against rival Yokozuna Harumafuji (10-5) in the finale to stave off a playoff against giant-killer "Terunofuji" Mongolian G.Gan-Erdene, claimed his sixth consecutive Emperor’s Cup with a 14-1 mark to make him only the second man after Taiho to accomplish the feat twice.  "This was a befitting tournam...

Hakuho M.Davaajargal leads march of new Mongolian warriors

​ A State Honored Sportsman of Mongolia and professional sumo wrestler Yokozuna “Hakuho” M.Davaajargal won the Emperor’s Cup at the final day of the Hatsu basho concluded on Sunday. He turned, tossed the granules high into the air and made his way back towards the center of the dohyo (ring), slapping his thighs and pumping himself up as he completed a centuries-old pre-b...

FILA Wrestling World Championships O.Nasanburmaa received 3 rooms apartment

A State Honored Sportswoman O.Nasanburmaa has been awarded with a three-room apartment for her sport success, grabbing third medal from the FILA Wrestling World Championships. A key to the apartment was granted Tuesday by Kh.Bat-Erdene, a vice president of Mongolia’s Freestyle Wrestling Federation and director of the “Altai Construction” company.

World champion G.Boldbaatar donates for new house of judo

Currently topping the International Judo Federation’s ranking of men’s 60 kg division, World and Asian champion G.Boldbaatar urged all Mongolia to support erecting the new house Thursday while meeting with Mongolia’s Judo Federation. He said this house will improve training conditions for judokas and their coaches, which will result in more successes at international field and...

Draughts players partake in US Open 2014

International Grand Master of Chess G.Ganjargal and FMJD Master N.Monkhtuya are competing in an international open tournament of 10x10 draughts -- “US Open 2014”. The tournament attracted 22 players from seven countries. After the seven matches played, the 2012 Asian Champion and six-times Mongolian champion G.Ganjargal is ranking at third place with nine points (two wins, fi...