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Indian Weightlifting Federation


Jeremy Lalrinnunga smashes records at Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships

July 11, 2019 6:20 pm

In a remarkable performance, the 16-year-old Jeremy, competing in the 67 kg category, obliterated the Youth World, Asian and Commonwealth records in the snatch category with a lift of 136kgs.

Dope fallout: Delhi, Haryana, Punjab set to be suspended

April 06, 2015 12:17 am

The NADA caught 21 weightlifters for using banned substances in five different national championships.

Kunjarani's outburst is unwarranted and sponsored: Malleswari

December 08, 2011 11:58 am

Malleshwari the reason behind her resignation was the 'arbitrary' functioning of the current IWF regime.

OC pays up,Indian lifters set to participate

August 27, 2010 1:22 am

After weeks of uncertainty,decks were finally cleared for Indian weightlifters’ participation in the Commonwealth Games with the games Organising Committee releasing Rs 1.75 crore to the Indian Weightlifting Federation....

IWF suspends coach after sexual harassment allegations

July 25, 2010 1:49 am

The Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWF) on Saturday suspended Ramesh Malhotra,a day after allegations of sexual exploitations against him came to light....

With IWF already under scanner,four more lifters test positive

March 31, 2010 11:54 pm

Three days after the Indian Weightlifting Federation announced that the country’s three top lifters faced life bans due to repeated doping violations...

As fine looms,weightlifters in danger of missing out on CWG

March 16, 2010 11:36 pm

The officials of the Indian Weightlifting Federation are a concerned lot nights these days. The reason: Come April,the national lifting body needs to cough up a huge amount of money for their...

I want to change the sport’s image,says Malleswari

December 29, 2009 12:20 am

Karnam Malleswari,the lone Indian woman to boast of an Olympic medal,has achieved another first by becoming one of the...

Sports Bar

November 20, 2009 11:37 pm

The Indian Weightlifting Federation’s fate will be known on Friday after the sport’s world governing body deliberates on the possible decision to ban.

Indian Weightlifting Federation's fate to be known tomorrow

November 19, 2009 12:38 pm

Dope-tainted Indian Weightlifting Federation's fate will be known on Friday after the sport's world governing body deliberates on whether to ban it or let it off with a fine.