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Mongolia NOC hosts Olympic Gala

16 Jan 2014
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia: Mongolia NOC organised a "Burte Chono" annual Olympic Gala for honouring the top athletes and sports leaders.Ms M. Urantsetseg, Mongolia's first-ever female judo world champion, at 48 kg, was awarded the main trophy of  "Burte chono" - an ancient mythical symbol of nomadic Mongolians.

The best in coaching was Mrs Sh.Tsevelmaa (Judo). The women's 3X3 basketball team, runner up at the Asian Championships, became best team.

Mr P. Tsagaan, Chief of Presidential Office, Mrs.Ts.Oyungerel, Sports Minister, Dr. D. Zagdsuren, NOC President, Mr. Sh. Magvan, IOC Hon. Member, and many other dignitaries attended the ceremony.
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