- CAS to rule on Bulgaria ban from Olympic weightlifting Updated: Jan-26-16 10:56 am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The Court of Arbitration for Sport expects to rule this week on Bulgaria's ban from Olympic weightlifting competition because of doping.
- Soviet 2x Olympic weightlift champ Leonid Zhabotinsky dies Updated: Jan-14-16 9:22 am
MOSCOW - Soviet weightlifting great Leonid Zhabotinsky, who won two Olympic gold medals and set multiple world records, has died at the age of 77 following a long illness.
- Russia drops weightlifting coaches after doping case Updated: Jan-14-16 9:08 am
MOSCOW - Russia has suspended its top men's and women's weightlifting coaches after world champion Alexei Lovchev and three other Russian lifters failed drug tests.