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Not enough podiums, but lifters bury ghosts of doping
Not enough podiums, but lifters bury ghosts of doping

 There is not much to show in terms of stellar performances but the fact that Indian weightlifters managed to bury the ghost of doping, which has haunted them for long, was no less an achievement in what can easily be considered a good year for the sport.

Indian weightlifters eye maiden gold medal at Asian Games
Indian weightlifters eye maiden gold medal at Asian Games

Having raised the country's expectations after winning 12 'clean' medals in the recently concluded Glasgow Commonwealth Games (CWG), the Indian weightlifting contingent will be eyeing more glory in the 17th Asian Games starting Friday in the South Korean city of Incheon.

23 teams confirm participation in IWF Grand Prix

As many as 23 teams have so far confirmed their participation in the IWF Grand Prix & 2nd Baku International Cup that is expected to swing off here Dec 5-8, National Weightlifting Federation of Azerbaijan announced Wednesday.

Twitter slammed after refusing to pay in fight against child porn

Twitter has been reportedly slammed for resisting request of an increase of 5,000 pounds in contribution to fight against child porn on the internet.

Karnam Malleswari resigns from IWF

Sydney Olympics bronze medallist Karnam Malleswari has reportedly resigned as the vice-president of Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWF).

Nandita Das in IWF’s International Hall of Fame

IWF recognises leading global women game-changer women by inducting them into the International Hall of Fame.

Ravi Kumar to lead Indian challenge in World Weightlifting

The World Championships assume significance as it is a 2012 Olympic qualifying event.

Ministry asks CWG OC to release Rs 1.75 cr to IWF to pay fine

Sports Ministry directed Commonwealth Games Organising Committee to immediately release Rs 1.75 crore interest-free loan to the Indian Weightlifting Federation so it can pay the doping fine.

Ministry asks CWG OC to release Rs 1.75 cr to IWF to pay fine

Sports Ministry directed Commonwealth Games Organising Committee to immediately release Rs 1.75 crore interest-free loan to the Indian Weightlifting Federation so it can pay the doping fine.

IWF decides to abide by Sports Ministry age, tenure guidelines

Indian Weightlifting Federation
is set to become the second national sports body after All
India Tennis Association to declare its adherence to the age
and tenure limitation guidelines of the government.

IWF decides to abide by Sports Ministry age, tenure guidelines

Indian Weightlifting Federation
is set to become the second national sports body after All
India Tennis Association to declare its adherence to the age
and tenure limitation guidelines of the government.

16 lifters send letter to IWF backing Malhotra

Ramesh Malhotra has got the backing of 16 core group women lifters who are training at NIS Patiala for the Commonwealth Games as they wrote a letter to Indian Weightlifting Federation asking it to reinstate him.

16 lifters send letter to IWF backing Malhotra

Ramesh Malhotra has got the backing of 16 core group women lifters who are training at NIS Patiala for the Commonwealth Games as they wrote a letter to Indian Weightlifting Federation asking it to reinstate him.

I haven`t misbehaved with any lifter in my career: Malhotra

Suspended coach Ramesh Malhotra maintained that he never "misbehaved" with women weightlifters during his career and is confident of being "absolved" of sexual harassment charges by the IWF inquiry committee.

I haven`t misbehaved with any lifter in my career: Malhotra

Suspended coach Ramesh Malhotra maintained that he never "misbehaved" with women weightlifters during his career and is confident of being "absolved" of sexual harassment charges by the IWF inquiry committee.

Five lifters test positive during Udaipur nationals

Four days after handing life ban
to three lifters for their second dope offences, Indian
Weightlifting Federation today said five lifters tested
positive for banned drugs during Senior National Championships.

Five lifters test positive during Udaipur nationals

Four days after handing life ban
to three lifters for their second dope offences, Indian
Weightlifting Federation today said five lifters tested
positive for banned drugs during Senior National Championships.

IWF hands life ban on three lifters

IWF handed life bans on three lifters, including 2006 CWG silver medallist Vicky Bhatta (56 kg).

IWF hands life ban on three lifters

IWF handed life bans on three lifters, including 2006 CWG silver medallist Vicky Bhatta (56 kg).

India pays installment of fine, IWF gives nod for SAAF Games

The International Weightlifting
Federation today cleared the deck for Indian lifters`
participation in the January 29-February 8 South Asian Games
after the national body paid USD 50,000 as first installment
of the USD 500,000