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How Weightlifting Federation Made A Volte-face On Anti-Doping After Pressure From IOC

The recalcitrant board of International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) finally made a volte-face on Anti-Doping rules but not after heavy criticism from International Olympics Committee (IOC). It has also accepted independent advice about the vetting of candidates for next month’s elections, which will be carried out by a British company with no links to anybody at […]

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India World Weightlifting Champion To Train In US For Tokyo Olympics

India World Weightlifting Champion, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, who is one of India’s top medal hopes in weightlifting, will be allowed to train in the US for the Tokyo Olympics after being given four million rupees (£42,200/$54,200/€46,300) by the Sports Authority of India (SAI). Now the 2017 world champion will train for two months in an […]