The International Weightlifting Federation's (IWF) 2017 World Championships has been recognised by SportsTravel Magazine as the Best Amateur Single-Sport Event for the second time in its history.
A Spanish weightlifter who was provisionally suspended in May for testing positive - his nation's first doping case in the sport in eight years - is free to compete after a bizarre series of events led to his sample being destroyed.
Germany's Bjorn Gunther was one of four winners on the final day of the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Weightlifting Championships in Biała Podlaska in Poland as the heavyweight categories took centre stage.
Chinese Taipei were the dominant force on day three of the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Weightlifting Championships in Biała Podlaska in Poland as athletes from the country won two out of the four gold medals on offer.
Second day of competition at the International University Sports Federation World University Weightlifting Championships in Biala Podlaska saw the United States win their first gold medal of the competition.
Competition at the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Weightlifting Championships in Biala Podlaska, Poland began today.
An Opening Ceremony for the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Weightlifting Championships has been held in Biała Podlaska in Poland.
Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard has announced that she will return to the sport following doubts over her future.
USA Weightlifting have announced the dates and locations for their 2018-2019 combine series which will be used to recruit new Olympic hopefuls.
Two Kazakh weightlifters who were stripped of Olympic gold medals took the first step towards competing at Tokyo 2020 by posting wins at their National Championships, their first competitive action since they were both suspended for two years in June 2016.
Iranian weightlifter Behdad Salimikordasiabi has announced his retirement having made it three successive Asian Games gold medals in the men's over-105 kilograms category here at Jakarta Palembang 2018.
International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) President Tamas Aján has claimed he is optimistic about the chances of the sport remaining on the Olympic programme, but he expressed his disappointment at the leadership of several countries with poor doping records.
The Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) has written to the sport's governing body, and the Independent Monitoring Group (IMG) it created, in a final attempt to clear its best young athletes to compete in the Youth Olympic Games in October.
Indonesia President watches on as home favourite Irawan claims weightlifting gold at 2018 Asian Games
Indonesia President Joko Widodo was among the spectators as home favourite Eko Yuli Irawan won the men's 62 kilograms weightlifting event here at the 2018 Asian Games today.
China’s hopes of competing in weightlifting here at the 2018 Asian Games have ended after the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) vowed to adhere to the International Weightlifting Federation’s (IWF) ban on the country.