Urantsetseg Munkhbat Judoka

Urantsetseg Munkhbat

Urantsetseg Munkhbat

  • Country:Mongolia
  • Born:14 March 1990 (29 years)
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Urantsetseg Munkhbat became World Champion 2013 in Rio de Janeiro. In 2017 she became World silver medallist in 2017 in Budapest. Munkhbat was 7th at the Olympic Games in London U48 and 5th in Rio in 2016. Munkhbat won the Masters four times in a row (2013-2017). Munkhbat won the Grand Slam in Paris. After the Games Munkhbat took bronze at the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi in 2016. She won the Grand Slam in Tokyo in 2016 and took silver in Paris and Tokyo in 2017 and 2018. Fifth at the 2018 Worlds.
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Andreea Chitu captures first IJF gold since 2015

5 Apr 2019 19:05

Two-time world silver medallist Andreea Chitu of Romania rediscovered her form with a devastating performance in the U52kg category in Turkey. Chitu picked up her fifth Grand Prix win and first IJF title since the Jeju Grand Prix in 2015 by beating former world champion Munkhbat Urantsetseg (MGL) by two scores. Read more

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Melanie Clement upsets the odds beating Bilodid

29 Mar 2019 15:05

Number four seed Melanie Clement of France produced the performance of her life to defeat Daria Bilodid (UKR), judo’s youngest world champion of all time, in the -48kg final. Marrakech Grand Prix bronze medallist Clement scored twice without reply to upset the 18-year-old prodigy on her return. Read more

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Dario Bilodid makes return in Tbilisi

28 Mar 2019 13:40

Judo’s youngest world champion of all time Daria Bilodid (UKR), who is still just 18, returns to action for the first time since winning the Junior World Championships in October. Bilodid launches her 2019 season on Friday and there’s the potential for new opponents including former world champion Munkhbat Urantsetseg (MGL). Read more

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Daria Bilodid cancels Judo Masters in Guangzhou

11 Dec 2018 11:25

The Masters in Guangzhou are approaching, the last top tournament of the year 2018. The icing on the cake of an excellent judo year where many judo stars showed their real capacities. New stars were born, but at the Masters most top athlete will showcase their best judo, but without Daria Bilodid who planned to go to China but had to cancel her participation due to illness that caught her since Monday. Read more

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The women rule the stats in the IJF World Tour

28 Nov 2018 15:20

The list of top medalists in the IJF World Tour is composed of about 75% women, demonstrating the consistency with which the top female athletes perform. Urantsetseg Munkhbat sits atop the list with 33 IJF World Tour medals to her credit. Of the most experienced judoka (those who have the most titles to their name since 2009), Amiran Papinashvili and Amartuvshin Dashdavaa are the only two male representatives in a field of power women. Read more

Result City Date
2Antalya5 Apr
3Tbilisi29 Mar
5Paris9 Feb
5Guangzhou2018
2Osaka2018

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