Makhgalyn Bayarjavkhlan

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Makhgalyn Bayarjavkhlan
Personal information
Birth name Makhgalyn Bayarjavkhlan
Nationality Mongolian
Born (1978-06-18) 18 June 1978 (age 36)
Nömreg, Zavkhan, Mongolia
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 131 kg (289 lb)
Sport
Country Mongolia
Sport Judo
Event(s) +100 kg

Makhgalyn Bayarjavkhlan (Mongolian: Махгалын Баяржавхлан; born 18 June 1978 in Nömreg sum, Zavkhan aimag) is a Mongolian judoka who competed in the super heavyweight division (+100 kg).[1] He was also the nation's flag bearer at the opening ceremony in the 2008 Summer Olympics.[2] Before the Games started, Makhgal competed at the 2008 Asian Judo Championships, where he placed seventh in the super heavyweight division.

During the competition, Makhgal lost in the first round of the men's super heavyweight division, after Janusz Wojnarowicz (Poland) scored an ippon (a full one point) within a time of 24 seconds.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Makhgalyn Bayarjavkhlan". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 13 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Judoka athlete to bear Mongolia flag at Beijing Olympics opening ceremony". Xinhua. July 22, 2008. Retrieved October 20, 2012. 

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