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Mongolia at the Olympics is a history which began in 1956.

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Mongolia is MGL.


A team from Mongolia was first at the Olympic Games in 1964. They have been in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except the boycotted 1984 Summer Olympics.

Mongolia has also been in the Winter Olympic Games since 1964. They have missed only the 1976 Winter Games.

Mongolian athletes have won a total of nineteen medals, all in Summer Olympics competitions.

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

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
22 Silver Mönkhbat, JigjidiinJigjidiin Mönkhbat 1968 Mexico Wrestling Men's freestyle middleweight
33 Bronze Damdinsharav, ChimedbazarynChimedbazaryn Damdinsharav 1968 Mexico Wrestling Men's freestyle flyweight
33 Bronze Sereeter, DanzandarjaagiinDanzandarjaagiin Sereeter 1968 Mexico Wrestling Men's freestyle lightweight
33 Bronze Artag, TömöriinTömöriin Artag 1968 Mexico Wrestling Men's freestyle welterweight
22 Silver Bayanmönkh, KhorloogiinKhorloogiin Bayanmönkh 1972 Munich Wrestling Men's freestyle heavyweight
22 Silver Oidov, ZevegiinZevegiin Oidov 1976 Montreal Wrestling Men's freestyle featherweight
22 Silver Damdin, TsendiinTsendiin Damdin 1980 Moscow Judo Men's half lightweight
22 Silver Davaajav, JamtsynJamtsyn Davaajav 1980 Moscow Wrestling Men's freestyle welterweight
33 Bronze Davaadalai, RavdangiinRavdangiin Davaadalai 1980 Moscow Judo Men's lightweight
33 Bronze Oyuunbold, DugarsürengiinDugarsürengiin Oyuunbold 1980 Moscow Wrestling Men's freestyle bantamweight
33 Bronze Enkhbat, NergüinNergüin Enkhbat 1988 Seoul Boxing Men's lightweight
33 Bronze Bayarsaikhan, NamjilynNamjilyn Bayarsaikhan 1992 Barcelona Boxing Men's lightweight
33 Bronze Dorjsuren, MunkhbayarMunkhbayar Dorjsuren 1992 Barcelona Shooting Women's 25 m pistol
33 Bronze Narmandakh, DorjpalamynDorjpalamyn Narmandakh 1996 Atlanta Judo Men's extra lightweight
33 Bronze Tsagaanbaatar, KhashbaatarynKhashbaataryn Tsagaanbaatar 2004 Athens Judo Men's extra lightweight
22 Silver Gündegmaa, OtryadynOtryadyn Gündegmaa 2008 Beijing Shooting Women's 25 m pistol
11 Gold Tüvshinbayar, NaidangiinNaidangiin Tüvshinbayar 2008 Beijing Judo Men's half heavyweight
22 Silver Serdamba, PürevdorjiinPürevdorjiin Serdamba 2008 Beijing Boxing Men's light fly (48kg)
11 Gold Badar-Uugan, EnkhbatynEnkhbatyn Badar-Uugan 2008 Beijing Boxing Men's bantam (54kg)
22 Silver Tögstsogt, NyambayarynNyambayaryn Tögstsogt 2012 London Boxing Men's flyweight (52kg)
22 Silver Tüvshinbayar, NaidangiinNaidangiin Tüvshinbayar 2012 London Judo Men's heavy (100kg)
33 Bronze Nyam-Ochir, SainjargalynSainjargalyn Nyam-Ochir 2012 London Judo Men's lightweight (73kg)
33 Bronze Battsetseg, SoronzonboldynSoronzonboldyn Battsetseg 2012 London Wrestling Women's freestyle wrestling(63kg)
33 Bronze Mönkh-Erdene, UranchimegiinUranchimegiin Mönkh-Erdene 2012 London Boxing Men's light welterweight(64kg)

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