Mönkhbatyn Urantsetseg facts for kids
Mönkhbatyn Urantsetseg (bottom) at the 2016 Olympics
|Native name||Мөнхбатын Уранцэцэг|
|Born||14 March 1990
Bayan-Ovoo, Bayankhongor, Mongolia
|Coached by||Baljinnyam Odvog (national)|
|Achievements and titles|
|World finals|| (2013)
|Olympic finals||5th (2016) (2020)|
Mönkhbatyn Urantsetseg (Mongolian: Мөнхбатын Уранцэцэг, born 14 March 1990) is a Mongolian sambist and judoka who competes in the 48 kg category, and World Champion in both sports. In 2021, she won one of the bronze medals in the women's 48 kg event at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.
In 2013, she became the first female world champion in judo from Mongolia. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she was defeated in the quarterfinals. At the 2016 Summer Olympics, she lost to Ami Kondo in the bronze medal match. In 2017, she is gold medalist in the Asian Judo Championship and silver medalist in the World Judo Championship. In 2019, she is bronze medalist in the World Judo Championship in Tokyo.
In 2021, she won one of the bronze medals in her event at the 2021 Judo World Masters held in Doha, Qatar and the Summer Olympics held in Tokyo, Japan.
She is also two-time World Champion in sambo, in 2010 and 2014.
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