Egyptian powerlifter Rehab Abougharbya has been banned for 20 months by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) after testing positive for anabolic steroid oxandrolone, it has been announced.
Three-time Paralympic champion Sherif Osman of Egypt has been elected as the first World Para Powerlifting athlete liaison.
Nigeria's Paul Kehinde broke the world record to secure the men's up to 65 kilograms title on the final day of the Para Powerlifting World Championships in Mexico City.
World Para Powerlifting have moved their 2019 World Championships from Almaty to Kazakhstan's capital Astana, it has been announced.
China's Tan Yujiao and Ye Jixiong celebrated gold on the fifth day of the World Para Powerlifting Championships in Mexico City.
Fourteen athletes in line for newly created representative groups for Para Swimming and Powerlifting
Three World Para Powerlifters and eleven Para swimmers have been shortlisted for newly created athlete representative posts.
Indian powerlifter Anil Sharma is in a critical condition after being attacked by seven people in an assault in Delhi.
Mexico City hosted three courses organised by World Para Powerlifting aimed at training classifiers, referees, spotters and loaders.
The fifth World Para Powerlifting referee course of 2017 has taken place in Manchester with 12 officials from across the United Kingdom attending.
Powerlifter Thomas Jamael of Canada has been banned for four years after testing positive for 11 unauthorised substances.
Russian powerlifter Sergei Sychev has been suspended for two years for committing his second anti-doping rule violation, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced.
Egypt secured two gold medals on the final day of the World Para Powerlifting World Cup leg in Eger in Hungary.
Egypt claimed a hat-trick of victories at the World Para Powerlifting World Cup leg in Eger in Hungary today.
Poland's Grzergorz Lanzer claimed gold in the men's up to 65 kilograms category on the second day of action at the 2017 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Eger.
Paralympic bronze medallist Nandor Tunkel of Hungary claimed victory in the men’s up to 49 kilograms event on the opening day of the 2017 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Eger.