The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has banned powerlifter Anton Kriukov for another 18 months after he violated the terms of a previous doping suspension.
Three-time Paralympic powerlifting champion Amalia Perez has continued to show her impressive form in the fifth and final Online World Cup Series event of the season, ensuring her place in the Online World Cup Finals in the women's category.
Three-time Paralympic champion Amalia Perez was among the 73 athletes who took part in a virtual Para powerlifting competition organised by the National Paralympic Committee (NPC) of Colombia.
Kyoto in Japan hosted the first event sanctioned by World Para Powerlifting since the COVID-19 pandemic caused the global shutdown of sport.
Vera Muratova strengthened her position at the top of the overall standings with victory in the latest leg of World Para Powerlifting’s Online World Cup series.
To mark one year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, World Para Powerlifting is holding a special edition of its Online World Cup series.
A Venezuelan Paralympian who competed at Rio 2016 aged 62 and was considered a pioneer for para powerlifting in her country has died.
World Para Powerlifting has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with sport media outlet BarBend, with the organisation now becoming a media provider for the governing body.
American powerlifter Ashley Dyce claimed she will be "more prepared" for the Paralympic Games in Tokyo following its postponement to 2021.
World Para Powerlifting has praised the impact of its technical official hub after its launch in April.
Overall leader Vera Muratova extended her lead at the top of the women's rankings by winning the third leg of World Para Powerlifting's Online World Cup Series.
World Para Powerlifting is building on its virtual competitions by launching a fantasy game for fans to coincide with the third leg of its Online World Cup.
Powerlifter Johannes Hernandez has been banned for 15 months by the International Paralympic Committee after he failed a drugs test at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima.
Iran has identified Mansour Pourmirzaei as the country's best hope to fill the void replaced by late powerlifting icon Siamand Rahman.
Mexico's triple Paralympic champion Amalia Perez and Jordan's Abdelkareem Khattab both claimed victory at the second edition of World Para Powerlifting's Online World Cup Series.