Iranian powerlifter Farzin Noori has been suspended for four-years by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) for an anti-doping violation.
Olympic weightlifting gold medallist Hossein Tavakkoli has been appointed head coach of Iran's Para powerlifting team.
World Para Powerlifting, which has a reputation for being the dirtiest sport on the Paralympic programme, has announced its support for the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Play True Day tomorrow, emphasising its commitment to sport which is clean of doping, it claims.
The 2019 World Para Powerlifting World Championships have been rebranded following the renaming of Kazakhstan's capital city, Astana, to Nursultan.
Kyrgyzstan powerlifter Esen Kaliev has received a four-year suspension from the International Paralympic Committee for an anti-doping violation.
A refresh seminar for technical officials due to oversee this year's World Para Powerlifting World Championships in Astana has been held in Dubai.
Thailand has been announced as the host country of a World Para Powerlifting World Cup for the first time with the city of Pattaya due to stage a competition later this year.
Paralympic champion Randa Mahmoud clinched the gold medal in the women's over-86 kilograms event as Egypt closed the World Para Powerlifting World Cup with a further two victories in Dubai.
Paralympic gold medallist Hany Abdelhady secured the men's under-88 kilograms title on another successful day for Egypt at the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai.
Egypt claimed a hat-trick of gold medals as the Fazza 2019 World Para Powerlifting World Cup continued in Dubai.
Egypt’s Sherif Osman extended his career-long winning-streak by claiming the men’s up to 59 kilograms gold medal at the Fazza 2019 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai.
Paralympic medallist Qarada strikes gold on opening day of World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai
Two-time Paralympic silver medallist Omar Sami Hamadeh Qarada was among a trio of winner as action begun today at the Fazza 2019 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai.
Egypt’s Sherif Osman will be looking to extend a career-long winning-streak when he begins his year at the Fazza 2019 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai, where action is due to begin tomorrow.
Mexican powerlifter wins Americas Paralympic Committee Athlete of the Year award for second consecutive time
Mexican powerlifter Jose de Jesus Castillo Castillo has won the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) Athlete of the Year award for the second consecutive time.
World Para Powerlifting has announced a new five-year partnership agreement with Eleiko to provide equipment for all world and regional championships until 2024.