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International Weightlifting Federation Frustrated at IOC for Handling of Beijing 2008 and London 2012...

Frustration is growing amid some officials within the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Executive Board towards the International Olympic Committee (IOC) due to the lack...

China Faces One-Year Ban From Weightlifting Over Repeated Doping Cases

China are facing a one-year ban from weightlifting after the sport’s world governing body confirmed that the country's three failed retests from Beijing 2008...

Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia ‘Guaranteed’ Weightlifting Bans After Rio 2016

International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) President Tamas Ajan has given a "guarantee" that all lifters from Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan will be handed a one-year...

Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia Weightlifting Teams Face Threat of Missing Rio 2016 After Multiple...

The weightlifting Federations of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia will be suspended for one year in the event that it is proven the countries produced...

Exclusive: Gender-Equal Bodyweight Categories Proposed in Principle by International Weightlifting Federation

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has agreed in principle to introduce an additional bodyweight category for women, equalling the eight already existing for men. Since...

Kazakh Gold Medallist Among Beijing 2008 Weightlifters to Fail Doping Tests Following IOC Re-analysis

Olympic champion Ilya Ilyin is one of three weightlifting medalists from Beijing 2008 to have failed doping tests following the re-analysis of samples by...

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