The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has moved it's two-day Constitutional Congress back by a month, but will go ahead with elections as planned in the last week of March.
The new President of Germany’s Weightlifting Federation (BVDG) is standing against Intarat Yodbangtoey of Thailand for one of the most senior roles in the sport.
Nijat Rahimov, a gold medallist at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, is one of the first two weightlifters ever to be charged with a doping offence for allegedly swapping urine samples.
USA Weightlifting has announced a profit of $925,000 (£680,000/€765,000) for 2020 despite disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic and the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Ursula Papandrea has announced her intent to regain the leadership of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and made a damning condemnation of a "toxic culture of corruption" within the organisation.
Mehdi Attar Ashrafi, as Asian Games medallist in weightlifting for Iran, has died aged 72.
Complaints of "self-interest before the good of weightlifting" after Thailand’s Intarat seeks support for IWF elections
One of the leading supporters of an overhaul of the way weightlifting is governed has reacted with dismay to the first news of a candidate in the forthcoming International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) elections.
Former European weightlifting champion Veronika Tóbiás of Hungary has died at the age of 53.
Exclusive: Colombian weightlifting chief vows "we will compete in Tokyo - we do not support cheating"
Three Colombian weightlifters can clear their names from doping charges and help their nation to overcome a potential ban from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Interim President of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), Mike Irani, has promised to continue taking problems surrounding anti-doping seriously in 2021 after making changes in his short time as the temporary leader of the governing body.
Elez Gjoza, who resigned as head of the Albanian Weightlifting Federation (AWF) because of doping scandals, has returned to power and vowed to treat dopers as criminals in a tough new regime.
American weightlifter Megan Munsell been suspended for four years following a doping violation.
Colombia's chances of sending a weightlifting team to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are hanging by a thread after three of its athletes were banned for doping.
Florian Sperl has been unanimously elected as President of the German Weightlifting Federation, succeeding Christian Baumgartner.
Russia’s biggest hope for an Olympic medal in weightlifting has been suspended for a suspected doping offence.