Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA) President Boossaba Yodbangtoey has announced her resignation, as well as that of the entire TAWA Executive Board, in the wake of the German television documentary that produced damning evidence about doping in the country.
International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) President Tamás Aján revealed he has urged the Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA) to go to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to allow them to decide if they can send a team to the 2019 Southeast Asian Games in the Philippines.
Thailand hoping to send "next generation" of weightlifters to 2019 SEA Games despite ban from home World Championships
The Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA) will find out next week if it can send its athletes to the 2019 Southeast Asian Games in The Philippines, despite a self-imposed exile from its home World Championships here for multiple doping offences.
Thailand caused a major surprise by declaring that it wants to compete in the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships next month - despite its self-imposed exile for multiple doping offences.