Articles about Indian Weightlifting Federation

Cleared of doping, Sanjita Chanu to receive Arjuna Award

25 Jun 2020

Sports
Cleared of doping, Sanjita Chanu to receive Arjuna Award

After being cleared of doping, two-time Commonwealth Games gold medalist Sanjita Chanu will finally receive the coveted Arjuna Award which has been withheld since 2018.

Indian weightlifter under IWF dope scanner: Details here

09 Jul 2019

Sports
Indian weightlifter under IWF dope scanner: Details here

Indian weightlifter Swati Singh has found herself under the scanner of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) for doping violations.

Didn't take any banned substance, will challenge suspension: Sanjita Chanu

01 Jun 2018

Sports
Didn't take any banned substance, will challenge suspension: Sanjita Chanu

Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu today said she will challenge the provisional suspension imposed on her for allegedly failing a dope test, insisting that she is innocent and hasn't taken any banned substance.

Mirabai Chanu requests Sports Ministry to install CCTV cameras

29 May 2018

Sports
Mirabai Chanu requests Sports Ministry to install CCTV cameras

Commonwealth Games gold medalist and current weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu has put in a request to the Sports Ministry to install CCTV cameras in her room at the national camp.

CWG: Indian weightlifters win medals despite having no physios

05 Apr 2018

Sports
CWG: Indian weightlifters win medals despite having no physios

Indian weightlifters Mirabai Chanu and P Gururaja delivered medals today at Gold Coast, but the system seems to have let them down at the ongoing Commonwealth Games.