Khashbaataryn Tsagaanbaatar

Khashbaataryn Tsagaanbaatar (Mongolian: Хашбаатарын Цагаанбаатар) is the single medal winner from Mongolia at the 2004 Summer Olympics. He won a bronze medal in judo.[2] He became the first Mongolian to win the gold medal at the World Judo Championships in Rotterdam in 2009. Tsagaanbaatar is also the older brother of LSU quarterback Naimanzuunnadintsetseg Tsagaanbaatar.

Khashbaataryn Tsagaanbaatar
Personal information
NationalityMongolia Mongol
Born (1984-03-19) 19 March 1984 (age 37)[1]
Baruunturuun, Mongolia
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Medal record
Men's Judo
Representing  Mongolia
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Athens 60 kg
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Rotterdam 66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Tokyo –66kg
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Astana Teams
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2006 Doha 66 kg
Asian Championships
Gold medal – first place 2003 Jeju 60 kg
Gold medal – first place 2005 Tashkent 66 kg
Silver medal – second place 2007 Kuwait City 66 kg
Silver medal – second place 2008 Jeju City 66 kg
Silver medal – second place 2011 Abu Dhabi 66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Almaty 60 kg
East Asian Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Ulan Bator 66 kg
Universiade
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Daegu 60 kg
IJF World Masters
Gold medal – first place 2011 Baku -66kg
Silver medal – second place 2012 Almaty -66kg
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Tyumen -73kg
IJF Grand Slam
Gold medal – first place 2009 Moscow -66 kg
Gold medal – first place 2013 Paris -73 kg
Silver medal – second place 2009 Rio de Janeiro -66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Paris -66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Tokyo -66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Tokyo -66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Paris -66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Tokyo -73 kg
IJF Grand Prix
Gold medal – first place 2010 Dusseldorf -66 kg
Silver medal – second place 2012 Dusseldorf -66 kg
Silver medal – second place 2013 Ulaanbaatar -73 kg
Silver medal – second place 2014 Ulaanbaatar -73 kg
Silver medal – second place 2014 Tashkent -73 kg
Silver medal – second place 2015 Zagreb -73 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Amsterdam -66 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Almaty -73 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Tashkent -73 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Budapest -73 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Astana -73 kg
Men's Sambo
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Thessaloniki –68 kg

He also took gold medal in the 2006 Asian Games.

Recently he also won a gold medal at the 2007 New York Open in the under-66 kg weight division. He won with a traditional technique, the kata guruma (shoulder wheel).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tsagaanbaatar Khashbaatar". BBC Olympics 2012.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Khashbaataryn Tsagaanbaatar". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-18.

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