A weightlifter who tested positive for testosterone has been cleared to return to competition because of an administrative mix-up.
Thailand could lose World Championships after six weightlifters test positive at IWF's flagship event
Two Olympic champions are among four new doping positives from Thailand's 2018 World Championships team, taking to six the number of Thais who have failed tests from the International Weightlifting Federation's (IWF) flagship event in Turkmenistan last November.
Matthew Curtain, the former Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) director of sport and International Federations, is one of four non-executive directors to have been appointed to the British Weightlifting (BWL) Board.
USA Weightlifting have announced a partnership with Tropical 7s Rugby as they aim to find the next generation of lifters.
The President of the Thailand Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA) Boossaba Yodbangtoey visited International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) counterpart Tamás Aján at his office in Budapest.
Indian city Patiala held an International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) coaching course, backed by Olympic Solidarity.
The Thai Weightlifting Federation (TAWA) held a celebratory event to mark their 60th anniversary.
The Oceania Talent Identification Programme (OTIP), which aims to create interest in weightlifting among youngsters in the Pacific Island nations, has continued its "success" with financial support from the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).
Thailand confident of hosting World Weightlifting Championships despite three doping positives listed in 2018
Two doping positives for weightlifters from Thailand that were announced this week could have far-reaching consequences for the nation due to host the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships next September.
Cristina Iovu has competed for three different nations in weightlifting, and now has the unwanted distinction of having a doping violation for all three of them after her name appeared in a list of eight new cases announced by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).
Five weightlifters, including Olympic champions Oleksiy Torokhtiy from Ukraine and Uzbekistan's Ruslan Nurudinov, have been handed provisional suspensions after retests of their samples from London 2012 came back positive.
Quiñonez re-elected as South American Weightlifting Federation President as two women added to Executive Board
Peru's José Quiñonez has been re-elected as President of the South American Weightlifting Federation (CSLP).
Nominations are open for USA Weightlifting's 2018 awards, which recognise strong individual contributions to the sport.
Teenage weightlifter Dayana Dimitrova has reportedly been banned from the sport for life after a second doping offence.
USA Weightlifting calls for radical voting change to reward "clean" nations as sport starts plotting stronger future
The United States wants countries with a clean doping record to be given more of a say in weightlifting’s future and will submit a radical proposal for change in voting rights at a meeting in Hungary starting today.