Tuesday, June 19, 2018

YOG 2018: Morghan King & Oscar Figueroa named Athlete Role Models

The International Olympic Committee, along with the International Weightlifting Federation, appointed Morghan King (USA) and Oscar Albeiro...

IWF Monitoring Group founds progress in anti-doping work of suspended members

The Independent Monitoring Group (IMG), created to review anti-doping work among the nine members of the International...

Lasha Talakhadze and Lidia Valentin win Jeno Boskovics Lifter of The Year 2017

The “Jeno Boskovics Lifter of The Year 2017" Trophies by the WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING magazine were awarded to...

RWF & IWF organize Anti-doping seminar to help NSFs align with best practices

The International Anti-Doping Seminar, organized by the Russian Weightlifting Federation with the International Weightlifting Federation, drew to...

IWF implements anti-doping reforms; Member Federations to face sanctions in case of Repeated Failures

In a change to their existing Anti Doping Policy, IWF made the Member Federations more responsible in...

CWG 2018: Jitu Rai wins Gold while Mitharwal wins Bronze in 10M Air Pistol

Day 5 brought more joy to the Indian Contingent and millions of Indian fans back home when...

CWG 2018: Punam Yadav wins Gold in 69 kg Weightlifting

India started their Day four with a medal in Weightlifting as Punam Yadav earned them their fifth...