State Elephant Ch.Sanjaadamba won for the fourth time the All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament
The V All Ethnic Mongols' Wrestling Tournament was held at the ASA Circus, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on November 04, 2012 that aimed to introduce and promote Mongolian traditional wrestling
for its consecutive fourth year.
The tournament was organized by the World Mongolians Traditional Wrestling Association, and was held in two weight categories; under 85 kilograms and over 85 kilograms. 16 wrestlers each from Inner Mongolia (China), Buryat Republic (Russia), Tuva Republic (Russia) and Mongolia have competed for the two weight categories, making a total of 128 wrestlers. The category -85 kg was added since 2010.
The First All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament was held in April 2009 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Mongolian wrestler Ulsyn Zaan (State Elephant) Chimedregzen SANJAADAMBA
(at that time he owned a Military Lion title) was the winner of the tournament.
In the same year he also won the Second All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament, which took place in Shiliin Gol aimag (Xilingol prefecture), Inner Mongolia, China in August of 2009.
In 2010 Ch.Sanjaadamba won the Third Tournament held in Ulan-Ude, Russia respectively.
The Fourth All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament held in 2011 was organized in Tuva Republic, Russia, where Ulsyn Khartsaga (State Falcon) A.Byambajav was declared as the winner.
In the Fifth All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament, Ulsyn Zaan (State Elephant) Ch.Sanjaadamba won the tournament in +85 kg weight category, where Ulsyn Nachin (State Falcon) Erdenebileg ENKHBAT was a runner-up.
In the -85 kg category, a Bulgan aimag resident, Aimagiin Arslan (Aimag Lion) Delgersaikhan AMARSAIKHAN took first place followed by Uvurkhangai resident wrestler an Aimagiin Nachin (Aimag Falcon) Orgodol TUMENDEMBEREL.
The winners of each of the weight categories were awarded with 7 million MNT, runner-ups with 4 million MNT, and the third and fourth place wrestlers were granted with 1.5 million MNT respectively.
Winners of the All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournaments (AEMWT) 2009-2012:
The First AEMWT: Military Lion Ch.Sanjaadamba (Mongolia), held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, April 2009;
The Second AEMWT: Military Lion Ch.Sanjaadamba (Mongolia), held in Shiliin Gol, Inner Mongolia, China, August of 2009;
The Third AEMWT: in +85 kg - Military Lion Ch.Sanjaadamba (Mongolia), in -85 kg - Selids Mongush (Tuva), held in Ulan-Ude, Russia, July 2010;
The Fourth AEMWT: in +85 kg - State Falcon A.Byambajav (Mongolia), in -85 kg - Andrei Mongush (Tuva), held in Kyzyl, Tuva Republic, Russia, August 2011;
The Fifth AEMWT: in +85 kg - State Elephant Ch.Sanjaadamba (Mongolia), in -85 kg - Aimag Lion D.Amarsaikhan (Mongolia).
Winners of the All Ethnic Mongols’ Wrestling Tournament 2012 (State Elephant Ch.Sanjaadamba on the right)