Articles about International 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.

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.

CWG gold-medalist Sanjita Chanu gets suspended after failing dope test

31 May 2018

Sports
CWG gold-medalist Sanjita Chanu gets suspended after failing dope test

Two-time Commonwealth Games champion weightlifter Sanjita Chanu has tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid and she has been provisionally suspended.