Siamand Rahman lived up to his status as the world’s strongest Paralympian after the Iranian star produced a world record lift on the final day of powerlifting competition at Rio 2016.
Egypt's Mohamed Eldib and Randa Mahmoud both won Paralympic powerlifting gold medals at Riocentro Pavilion 2 in Rio de Janeiro today.
Paralympic Games debutante, Nigeria's Ndidi Nwosu, defeated London 2012 gold medallist Souhad Ghazouani of France in the women's under 73 kilogram powerlifting final at Riocentro - Pavilion 2 in Rio de Janeiro today.
Nigeria's Lucy Ejike won gold in the women's under 61 kilogram category as she became the first athlete to deny Egypt's Fatma Omar a Paralympic powerlifting title.
Kenyan powerlifter Gabriel Magu Wanjiku has received a reprimand after taking cough medicine that contained a prohibited substance, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced today.
Amalia Perez broke the world record en-route to Mexican gold in the women's under 55 kilograms powerlifting competition in a packed RioCentro Pavilion 2 today.
China's Hu Dandan broke her own world record while Egypt's Sherif Osman claimed a third successive Paralympic title on the second day of Rio 2016 powerlifting competition at the RioCentro Pavilion 2 in Rio de Janeiro.
Turkey's Nazmiye Muratli and Cong Le Van of Vietnam both broke world records to claim the first Paralympic powerlifting gold medals at Rio 2016 in the women's under 40 kilogram and men's under 49 kilogram finals respectively at Riocentro.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting have announced their competition calendar for the forthcoming Tokyo 2020 Paralympic cycle.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that Turkish powerlifter Izzettin Kanat has been suspended for two years for an anti-doping rule violation, and as a result will miss Rio 2016.
The 2018 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting European Open Championships have been awarded to Berck-sur-Mer in France, it has been announced.
Kitakyushu has been announced as the host of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting Asian Open Championships in 2018.
The British Paralympic Association (BPA) has selected four powerlifters to compete at Rio 2016.
Greece’s Pavlos Mamalos earned a gold medal on the final day of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting World Cup in Kuala Lumpur in an event that ended qualification process for Rio 2016.
China continued their dominant form with four more victories today at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Cup in Kuala Lumpur.