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Weight Lifting Results & Latest News

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu: 10 Things to know about the weightlifter Here are 10 things to know about ace Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu, who is working hard to win a medal at the Rio Games.
Turkish weightlifter stripped of Beijing medal after new doping test
Rio Olympics 2016: Belarus-trained Indian weightlifters hope to make it big The Indian federation is, however, realistic about the duo's chance at the Olympic Games.
Cuba grab 19 berths of Paralympic Games
Know Your Indian Olympian: 10 things to know about Satish Sivalingam Here are 10 things to know about the Tamil-Nadu born weightlifter who will represent the nation in the Rio Olympics.
Rio Olympics 2016: More than medals at stake for Satish Sivalingam and Mirabai Chanu India has two weightlifters taking part in the Rio Olympics 2016 but can they win gold?
Once unable to afford a glass of milk, Mirabai Chanu has charted an unlikely Rio Olympic journey The 21-year old Weightlifter from Nabakosing (200 km away from Imphal) registered the fourth best international lift this year.
CAS to consider Russian weightlifting bans on July 6 MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Court of Arbitration for Sport will hear appeals against doping bans imposed on Russian weightlifters by the Internationa ...
Rio Olympics 2016: Sathish Kumar and Mirabai Chanu to represent India from weightlifting contingent The two weightlifters have been named after they emerged as India's best at the national trials in Patiala, today.
Weightlifting - Kazakhstan's Ilyin denies doping charges
Ilyin among four Olympic champions to test positive
Blast from the Past: When India made a breakthrough with its weightlifting champion in the Olympics Karnam Malleswari clinched a bronze medal and became the first Indian woman to win a medal at the grandest stage of them all.
Two Russian weightlifters test positive
20 weightlifters positive or presumed in doping retests: IWF
Six Russian weightlifters suspended for doping
Russian weightlifter Aleksey Lovchev banned for 4 years for doping Russia has been marred with widespread doping and corruption in recent times.
Rio Olympics 2016: Indian weightlifters exude hope before the games The two Olympic berths must be a welcome relief for the Indian weightlifting contingent.
Rio Olympics 2016: Vinesh Phogat ecstatic after realising dream of qualification The Indian grappler will take part in the 48 kg freestyle event at Rio.
Weightlifting: 58 Indians caught for doping in 2015 The Indian Weightlifting Federation banned 21 weightlifters for doping in April last year.
Rio Olympics 2016: India earn two quota berths in weightlifting Glasgow silver medallist Saikhom Mirabai Chanu equalled the national record of lifting 190kg overall in the 48kg category.
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