Once again two athletes claimed triple gold in their divisions on day six of the International Weightlifting Federation Youth World Championships in Las Vegas.
Kazakhstan's Yessenkeldi Sapi produced some outstanding lifting to easily claim the men's 81 kilograms overall gold medal at the International Weightlifting Federation Youth World Championships in Las Vegas.
Uzbekistan's Nigora Abdullaeva has become the latest athlete to win all three gold medals in her weight category at the International Weightlifting Federation Youth World Championships in Las Vegas.
Italy's Sergio Massidda won a hat-trick of golds on day two of the International Weightlifting Federation Youth World Championships in Las Vegas.
Thailand has agreed to ban itself from weightlifting because of its recent doping record and will miss the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, but it will still host the 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships.
Buenos Aires 2018 gold medallist Fayzullaeva headlines field for 2019 IWF Youth World Championships in Las Vegas
Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) gold medallist Kumushkhon Fayzullaeva will be among those vying for glory at the 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Youth World Championships with the event due to begin in Las Vegas tomorrow.
Valentín officially completes historic Olympic triple after finally receiving re-allocated gold medal from London 2012
Spain's Lidia Valentín has officially made history as the first female weightlifter to medal at three Olympic Games, having been belatedly awarded the women's 75 kilograms gold from London 2012 at a ceremony in Madrid.
IWF encouraging athletes to complete iLiftClean course at Youth World Championships as efforts to tackle doping continue
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) is encouraging the athletes currently making their final preparations for the Youth World Championships to complete its iLiftClean e-learning course.
The 2019 International Weightlifting Federation World Cup is set to begin tomorrow in Fuzhou in China, where 20 gold medals will be up for grabs.
"No way cheats can make it to Tokyo 2020" says IWF director general as weightlifting focus turns to Olympic qualifying
The recent spate of doping violations in weightlifting - 22 athletes suspended in the past three months - and the method of their detection sends a clear message to everyone in the sport that cheats will be caught.
Georgia's Lasha Talakhadze and Spain's Lidia Valentín have been named the respective men's and women's Lifters of the Year for 2018, repeating the feat they achieved for 2017.
Two more of Thailand’s medallists from the 2018 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships have tested positive and are provisionally suspended.
International Weightlifting Federation visit Las Vegas to prepare for 2019 Youth World Championships
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) carried out a two-day technical visit to Las Vegas to assess preparations for this year's Youth World Championships.
Brian Oliver: Thailand should give up World Championships and help weightlifting to keep thinking positive
On October 30 last year Tamás Aján, President of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), said: "While we will not take anything for granted we are confident that weightlifting will remain part of the Olympic programme at Paris 2024."
Mattie Rogers has moved up the World Championships podium after a career-ending doping suspension was imposed on an Albanian medallist.