Ursula Papandrea has announced her intent to regain the leadership of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and made a damning condemnation of a "toxic culture of corruption" within the organisation.
Mehdi Attar Ashrafi, as Asian Games medallist in weightlifting for Iran, has died aged 72.
Complaints of "self-interest before the good of weightlifting" after Thailand’s Intarat seeks support for IWF elections
One of the leading supporters of an overhaul of the way weightlifting is governed has reacted with dismay to the first news of a candidate in the forthcoming International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) elections.
Former European weightlifting champion Veronika Tóbiás of Hungary has died at the age of 53.
Exclusive: Colombian weightlifting chief vows "we will compete in Tokyo - we do not support cheating"
Three Colombian weightlifters can clear their names from doping charges and help their nation to overcome a potential ban from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Interim President of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), Mike Irani, has promised to continue taking problems surrounding anti-doping seriously in 2021 after making changes in his short time as the temporary leader of the governing body.
Elez Gjoza, who resigned as head of the Albanian Weightlifting Federation (AWF) because of doping scandals, has returned to power and vowed to treat dopers as criminals in a tough new regime.
American weightlifter Megan Munsell been suspended for four years following a doping violation.
Colombia's chances of sending a weightlifting team to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are hanging by a thread after three of its athletes were banned for doping.
Florian Sperl has been unanimously elected as President of the German Weightlifting Federation, succeeding Christian Baumgartner.
Russia’s biggest hope for an Olympic medal in weightlifting has been suspended for a suspected doping offence.
Asian Games silver medallist Saeid Alihosseini is set to lead Iran's team in next year’s delayed International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior World Championships.
Weightlifting has lost one of its most important Olympic qualifying events because of yet another coronavirus-related postponement.
The Commonwealth Games Federation has introduced quota-reduction penalties in weightlifting for the first time in its qualification rules for Birmingham 2022.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) held a technical officials seminar in Tokyo ahead of the rescheduled Olympic Games next year.