128 traditional wrestlers to battle on Chinggis Khaan’s birthday
A traditional wrestling tournament will be organized on the occasion of the 855th anniversary of Chinggis Khaan’s birth, or National Pride Day, on November 19 at the Wrestling Palace.
The tournament will challenge 128 state and province champion wrestlers to determine the ultimate wrestler in Mongolia.
The first traditional wrestling tournament for National Pride Day was held in 2012. To date, Ulsiin Avarga (State Champion) Ch.Sanjaadamba won the tournament twice, and Ulsiin Garid (State Garuda) U.Bat-Orshikh, Ulsiin Arslan (State Lion) P.Burentugs and State Champion P.Purevdagva won once each.