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Seven sports fail in funding cut appeals
Badminton is among seven sports to fail in their appeal against funding cuts from UK Sport for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.
Feb 20, 15:58
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Beijing 2008 weightlifting medallists fail doping sample retests
Three Olympic champions from China are among 11 weightlifters who face being stripped of their medals after failing retests of their Beijing 2008 doping samples.
Aug 24, 13:15
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Russian weightlifters banned from Rio Olympics
The International Weightlifting Federation becomes only the second body, after the IAAF, to impose a total ban on Russian athletes in their sport at Rio 2016.
Jul 29, 19:12
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Zoe Smith withdraws from World Championships
British weightlifter Zoe Smith pulls out of the World Championships with a virus.
Nov 12, 10:07
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North Korean Om Yun Chol breaks weightlifting world record
North Korean weightlifter Om Yun Chol breaks his own world record at the Asian Games in South Korea.
Sep 20, 15:26
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Ali Jawad: 'Setting new world record was my target'
England's bronze medalist Ali Jawad claims that he achieved his target by setting a new world record in the Para-sport lightweight powerlifting event at the CWG.
Aug 2, 17:22
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Silver medallist Natalie Blake dreamt of powerlifting bronze
England's powerlifting silver medallist Natalie Blake reveals that she was keen on winning bronze in this summer's Commonwealth Games.
Aug 2, 13:51
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Natalie Blake turns attention to Rio 2016
Natalie Blake says that she is hopeful of winning a medal at the 2016 Olympic Games after taking silver in the women's Para-sport lightweight at Glasgow 2014.
Aug 2, 13:09
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Result: Loveline Obiji powers to gold with world record lift
Loveline Obiji wins Nigeria's second Commonwealth Games gold medal of the day with a world record lift.
Aug 2, 12:16
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'B' sample confirms Nigerian gold medallist's Commonwealth Games doping
Nigerian weightlifter Chika Amalaha's 'B' sample returns positive to confirm her suspension from the Commonwealth Games.
Aug 1, 11:16
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Ben Watson "absolutely ecstatic" with bronze in 105kg at Commonwealth Games
England's Ben Watson admits that he is "absolutely ecstatic" with the bronze medal he won in the 105kg event at the Commonwealth Games.
Jul 30, 23:54
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Mercy Brown eyes Australia 2018 redemption
Mercy Brown says that she will put her Glasgow 2012 disappointment behind her and win a medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Jul 29, 18:55
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Result: England's Mercy Brown narrowly misses out on weightlifting medal
Mercy Brown misses out on a bronze medal by just six kilograms in the women's 75kg weightlifting at the Commonwealth Games.
Jul 29, 18:24
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Nigerian gold medallist provisionally suspended from Commonwealth Games
The Commonwealth Games Federation announces that Nigerian gold medallist Chika Amalaha has been provisionally suspended from Glasgow 2014 after failing a doping test.
Jul 29, 11:35
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England's Rebekah Tiler turns attention to 2016 Olympic Games
Rebekah Tiler acknowledges that she still has 'plenty of time ahead of her' after narrowly missing out on a medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Jul 28, 19:00
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Result: Fifteen-year-old Rebekah Tiler narrowly misses out on weightlifting medal
Rebekah Tiler misses out on a medal in the women's -63kg weightlifting event after lifting a weight of 209kg.
Jul 28, 17:01
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Gold medalist Zoe Smith: 'I almost retired'
England's gold medal-winning weightlifter Zoe Smith says that a back injury almost forced her to retire from the sport.
Jul 27, 09:47
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Zoe Smith "can't believe" gold medal
England's Zoe Smith is delighted with her performance to win gold in the -58kg weightlifting final on Saturday of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Jul 26, 19:33
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Result: Gold for Zoe Smith in -58kg weightlifting
England's Zoe Smith wins gold in the women's -58kg weightlifting final on Saturday, with Michaela Breeze of Wales also making it onto the podium.
Jul 26, 17:34
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Dimitris Minasidis collects 62kg gold as Gareth Evans finishes fifth
Dimitris Minasidis claims gold for Cyprus, while Gareth Evans of Wales finishes fifth in the 62kg final.
Jul 25, 22:01


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