athletes Famous Athletes from Mongolia

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List of famous athletes from Mongolia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Mongolia has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Mongolia athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Mongolia and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Mongolia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List features athletes like Khash-Erdene Khurelbataar and Lumbengarav Donorov.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Mongolia athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Mongolia?"

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Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar is a Mongolian judoka. At the 2006 Asian Games he finished in joint fifth place in both the heavyweight division and the open weight class division. In the same division, he won a gold medal at the Olympic Games 2008 in Beijing. He was the first Mongolian ever to win a gold medal at the Olympics, by defeating Kazakhstani judoka Askhat Zhitkeyev. On the 14th of August, 2008, he was inducted as the state honored athlete of Mongolia as well as hero of labor. In the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, he won a silver medal, becoming the first Olympic multimedalist from Mongolia. He won his silver medal despite suffering a serious injury in the semifinal bout. He currently ...more

Birthplace: Bulgan Province, Mongolia

Nationality: Mongolia

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Khash-Erdene Khurelbataar

Khash-Erdene Khurelbataar (born November 14, 1983) is an Olympic Cross-country Skier from Mongolia. ...more

Birthplace: Mongolia

Nationality: Mongolia


Bayasgalangiin Garidmagnai

Bayasgalangiin Garidmagnai is a Mongolian international footballer who currently plays for Ulaanbaataryn Mazaalaynuud in the Niislel League, the top level of football in Mongolia. ...more

Birthplace: Ulan Bator, Mongolia

Nationality: Mongolia

Position: Defender, Midfielder

Battulga Oktyabri is a short track speed skater. ...more

Nationality: Mongolia

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