Tsendiin Damdin

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Tsendiin Damdin
RIAN archive 103512 22nd Olympic judo silver medallist Tsendiin Damdin.jpg
Personal information
BornMarch 31, 1957
Bayan-Adarga sum, Khentii Province, Mongolia
DiedFebruary 22, 2018(2018-02-22) (aged 60)[1]

Tsendiin Damdin (Mongolian: Цэндийн Дамдин; March 31, 1957 – February 22, 2018) was a Mongolian wrestler who represented his country in sambo and judo. At the 1980 Summer Olympics he won the silver medal in the men's Half Lightweight (65 kg) category. In 1979 he won gold medal at World Sambo Championships in lightweight category.

Tsendiin Damdin (right), silver medalist at the 1980 Summer Olympics.


  1. ^ Tsendiin Damdin's obituary (in Mongolian)