Badrakhyn Odonchimeg

Badrakh Odonchimeg (Mongolian: Бадрахын Одончимэг; born 12 October 1981 in Bayantsogt sum, Töv aimag) is an amateur Mongolian freestyle wrestler, who played for the women's middleweight category.[1] Between 2007 and 2012, Odonchimeg had won a total of seven medals (four silver and three bronze) for the 63, 67, and 72 kg classes at the Asian Wrestling Championships.[2] She also captured two bronze medals in the same division at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar, and at the 2009 World Wrestling Championships in Herning, Denmark.[3][4]

Badrakh Odonchimeg
Personal information
NationalityMongolia Mongol
Born (1981-10-12) 12 October 1981 (age 38)
Bayantsogt sum, Töv aimag,
Mongolia
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
SportWrestling
Event(s)Freestyle
ClubAldar

Odonchimeg represented Mongolia at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where she competed for the women's 63 kg class. She received a bye for the preliminary round of sixteen match, before losing out to China's Xu Haiyan, with a two-set technical score (3–5, 0–4), and a classification point score of 1–3.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Badrakhyn Odonchimeg". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 24 January 2013.
  2. ^ "Kazakhstan athletes won two gold medals in Asian Wrestling Championship". Tengri News (Kazakhstan). 29 February 2012. Retrieved 24 January 2013.
  3. ^ "Jakhar wins women's 63kg wrestling silver". Daily News & Analysis India. 11 December 2006. Retrieved 24 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Martine Dugrenier retains her World Wrestling Title at 67 kg". Wrestling Canada. 6 October 2009. Retrieved 24 January 2013.[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ "Women's Freestyle 63kg (138.5 lbs) Round of 16 Final". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 21 August 2012. Retrieved 24 January 2013.

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