By B Shrikant | Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 07:47 PM IST
The Commonwealth Games Federation’s move could hit countries with poor doping record like India
Weightlifters request Rijiju to allow resumption of training, say social distancing possible in practice hall
By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 04:03 PM IST
Rijiju interacted with the weightlifters, who are currently stationed at the National Institute of Sports, Patiala, in a video conference, seeking their feedback on resumption of training.
By AFP | Los Angeles
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2020 09:52 PM IST
The US Anti-Doping Agency said Friday that Strange tested positive for the hormone dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) at the worlds last August -- where he won the competition in his age and weight category.
By PTI | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 29, 2019 08:12 PM IST
Several Indian weightlifters have been tested positive by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) for banned substances, the sport’s national body IWLF confirmed Wednesday.
By Reuters | London
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2018 10:13 PM IST
Ukraine’s Oleksiy Torokhtiy could now be stripped of the Olympic title he won in the 105-kg category in London while Azerbaijan’s Valentin Hristov could lose his bronze medal from the 56-kg category.
By Navneet Singh | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2018 09:30 PM IST
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), in order to clean up the sport , has decided to allot fewer Olympic quota places to countries which have had more positive cases at the international level from 2008 onwards
By Sandip Sikdar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2018 08:43 AM IST
Sivalingam Sathish Kumar, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu and Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu will be the country’s best medal hopes in weightlifting during the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast