Cuba claimed two gold medals on the first day of the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Lima, which is doubling as a test event for the 2019 Parapan American Games.
The third of this season’s World Para Powerlifting World Cups, in Lima, forms the test event for the Parapan American Games that will be held in the Peruvian capital from August 23 to September 1.
Azerbaijan produced a heavyweight flourish on the last day of the World Para Powerlifting World Cup at Eger in Hungary, taking the last two men’s gold medals on offer to secure third place in the medal table behind Poland and second-placed Russia.
Russia earned two of the four gold medals on offer on day three of the World Para Powerlifting World Cup at Eger in Hungary.
Britain’s Nathaniel Wilding clinched gold on the second day of the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Eger.
Russia enjoyed a strong start to the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Eger with the country earning two gold medals.
Rio 2016 gold medallist Mohammed Khalaf is among the headline names competing at the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Eger.
Iranian powerlifter Farzin Noori has been suspended for four-years by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) for an anti-doping violation.
Olympic weightlifting gold medallist Hossein Tavakkoli has been appointed head coach of Iran's Para powerlifting team.
World Para Powerlifting, which has a reputation for being the dirtiest sport on the Paralympic programme, has announced its support for the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Play True Day tomorrow, emphasising its commitment to sport which is clean of doping, it claims.
The 2019 World Para Powerlifting World Championships have been rebranded following the renaming of Kazakhstan's capital city, Astana, to Nursultan.
Kyrgyzstan powerlifter Esen Kaliev has received a four-year suspension from the International Paralympic Committee for an anti-doping violation.
A refresh seminar for technical officials due to oversee this year's World Para Powerlifting World Championships in Astana has been held in Dubai.
Thailand has been announced as the host country of a World Para Powerlifting World Cup for the first time with the city of Pattaya due to stage a competition later this year.
Paralympic champion Randa Mahmoud clinched the gold medal in the women's over-86 kilograms event as Egypt closed the World Para Powerlifting World Cup with a further two victories in Dubai.