Ivan Abadzhiev, a legendary former weightlifter turned coach from Bulgaria, has died at the age of 85.
Weightlifter Óscar Figueroa has reflected on his journey to gold at Rio 2016 in the latest episode of the Olympic Channel original series Against All Odds.
The President of Weightlifting Ireland, Colin Buckley, visited the Hungarian capital of Budapest to hold talks with International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) President Tamás Aján.
Two-time British weightlifting champion Shila Panjavi has been suspended from all sport for four years after testing positive for a metabolite of stanozolol.
Weightlifting Fiji has been named as the winner of the Sports Organisation of the Year honour at the Fiji Sports Awards.
The European Weightlifting Federation (EWF) held a scientific conference for coaches in Slovakia, supported by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).
The inaugural USA Weightlifting American Open Series is currently ongoing in Reno in Nevada as an attempt to grow the sport within the country.
USA Weightlifting chief executive Phil Andrews and Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) President Maxim Agapitov have held talks to discuss the progress made by the latter in regards to its anti-doping reforms.
A weightlifting test event has been held in Taiwan’s capital Taipei as part of preparations for the 2017 Summer Universiade.
At a time when the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) is planning to introduce tougher sanctions against doping cheats, Russia is appealing for leniency from the sport’s governing body in attempting to have a one-year ban overturned.
USA Weightlifting will seek "to determine what impact" President Donald Trump's new Executive Order, placing a 90-day travel ban on people from six mainly Muslim nations, might have on the this year's World Championships in Anaheim.
Tributes have been paid to former weightlifting referee and national champion from the United States Jack Hughes.
Mauritius will host this year's African Weightlifting Championships, it has been confirmed.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has held a meeting in Budapest with five of its certified sport equipment suppliers, each of whom have "renewed their traditional and mutually beneficial cooperation" with the world governing body.
USA Weightlifting has bolstered its staff with the addition of two new members in Mike Gattone and Suzy Sanchez.