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Mongolia first participated at the Olympic Games in 1964, and has sent athletes to compete in all but one Summer Olympic Games since then, having joined in the boycott of the 1984 Summer Olympics led by the Soviet Union.[1] Mongolia has also participated in the Winter Olympic Games since 1964, missing only the 1976 Winter Games.

Mongolia at the
Olympics
Flag of Mongolia.svg
IOC codeMGL
NOCMongolian National Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympic.mn (in Mongolian)
Medals
Gold
2
Silver
10
Bronze
14
Total
26
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

Mongolian athletes have won a total of 26 medals, all in Summer Olympics competitions, in freestyle wrestling, boxing, shooting, and judo. Prior to the 2008 Summer Olympics, Mongolia had won more silver and bronze medals without winning any gold medals than any other nation. Mongolia won their first ever gold medal in Judo, with Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar winning in the Men's half heavyweight.

The Mongolian National Olympic Committee was created in 1956 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1962.

Medal tablesEdit

Medals by GamesEdit

Games Athletes Sports Athletes by sport Medals Total Rank
                         
  1964 Tokyo 21 5 0 3 0 4 3 0 3 0 0 8 0 0 0
  1968 Mexico City 16 4 0 1 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 8 0 1 3 4 34
  1972 Munich 39 7 3 1 9 0 0 5 4 0 4 13 0 1 0 1 33
  1976 Montreal 32 5 4 0 6 0 0 5 4 0 0 13 0 1 0 1 34
  1980 Moscow 43 8 4 0 7 5 2 7 2 0 3 13 0 2 2 4 27
  1984 Los Angeles did not participate
  1988 Seoul 28 5 3 0 7 0 0 6 3 0 0 9 0 0 1 1 46
  1992 Barcelona 33 8 1 1 6 4 0 10 2 0 2 7 0 0 2 2 51
  1996 Atlanta 16 7 1 2 2 1 0 3 2 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 71
  2000 Sydney 20 6 0 2 1 0 0 8 3 2 0 4 0 0 0
  2004 Athens 20 7 2 0 1 0 0 8 1 1 1 6 0 0 1 1 71
  2008 Beijing 29 7 0 2 4 0 0 10 3 2 1 6 2 2 0 4 31
  2012 London 29 7 2 2 4 0 0 9 2 2 0 8 0 2 3 5 56
  2016 Rio de Janeiro 43 9 1 5 6 0 0 10 3 2 2 13 0 1 1 2 67
  2020 Tokyo future event
  2024 Paris
  2028 Los Angeles
Total 2 10 14 26

Medals by sportEdit

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
  Judo1348
  Boxing1247
  Wrestling0459
  Shooting0112
Totals (4 sports)2101426

List of medalistsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport Event
  Silver Jigjidiin Mönkhbat   1968 Mexico City   Wrestling Men's freestyle 87 kg
  Bronze Chimedbazaryn Damdinsharav[2]   1968 Mexico City   Wrestling Men's freestyle 52 kg
  Bronze Danzandarjaagiin Sereeter   1968 Mexico City   Wrestling Men's freestyle 70 kg
  Bronze Tömöriin Artag[2]   1968 Mexico City   Wrestling Men's freestyle 78 kg
  Silver Khorloogiin Bayanmönkh   1972 Munich   Wrestling Men's freestyle 100 kg
  Silver Zevegiin Oidov   1976 Montreal   Wrestling Men's freestyle 62 kg
  Silver Tsendiin Damdin   1980 Moscow   Judo Men's 65 kg
  Silver Jamtsyn Davaajav   1980 Moscow   Wrestling Men's freestyle 74 kg
  Bronze Ravdangiin Davaadalai   1980 Moscow   Judo Men's 71 kg
  Bronze Dugarsürengiin Oyuunbold   1980 Moscow   Wrestling Men's freestyle 57 kg
  Bronze Nergüin Enkhbat   1988 Seoul   Boxing Men's lightweight
  Bronze Namjilyn Bayarsaikhan   1992 Barcelona   Boxing Men's lightweight
  Bronze Dorjsürengiin Mönkhbayar   1992 Barcelona   Shooting Women's 25 metre pistol
  Bronze Dorjpalamyn Narmandakh   1996 Atlanta   Judo Men's 60 kg
  Bronze Khashbaataryn Tsagaanbaatar   2004 Athens   Judo Men's 60 kg
  Gold Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar   2008 Beijing   Judo Men's 100 kg
  Gold Enkhbatyn Badar-Uugan   2008 Beijing   Boxing Men's bantamweight
  Silver Otryadyn Gündegmaa   2008 Beijing   Shooting Women's 25 m metre pistol
  Silver Pürevdorjiin Serdamba   2008 Beijing   Boxing Men's light flyweight
  Silver Nyambayaryn Tögstsogt   2012 London   Boxing Men's 52kg
  Silver Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar   2012 London   Judo Men's 100 kg
  Bronze Sainjargalyn Nyam-Ochir   2012 London   Judo Men's 73kg
  Bronze Soronzonboldyn Battsetseg   2012 London   Wrestling Women's freestyle 63kg
  Bronze Uranchimegiin Mönkh-Erdene   2012 London   Boxing Men's light welterweight
  Silver Dorjsürengiin Sumiya   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Judo Women's 57 kg
  Bronze Dorjnyambuugiin Otgondalai   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Boxing Men's lightweight

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

  • "Mongolia". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Results and Medalists—Mongolia". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee.
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Mongolia". Sports-Reference.com.
  • "Олимпийн медальтнууд" [Olympic Medalists] (in Mongolian). Mongolian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2008-09-30.
  • Medalspercapita.com