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Aug 14, 2019
World Weightlifting Championships 2019: Drug-hit hosts Thailand not to compete at event in PattayaNine Thais including two reigning Olympic champions were suspended after positive drug tests since November, prompting Thailand to voluntarily ban itself from the September championships in Pattaya as well as next year's Olympics.
Aug 13, 2019
WADA to charge five Russian weightlifters for doping based on data obtained from Moscow anti-doping laboratoryThe IWF says evidence against the five lifters, including Olympic bronze medalist Ruslan Albegov, comes from new investigations by WADA into widespread drug use in Russian sports
Mar 29, 2019
IOC disqualifies three athletes for doping, including 2012 Olympics bronze medalist weightlifter Valentin HristovHristov, who turns 35 on Saturday, is already serving an eight-year ban until December 2023 for a positive test for nandrolone at the 2015 world championships in Houston
Mar 08, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Thailand bars weightlifters from participating in international competition amidst doping investigationsIn response, the Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association said it was launching an investigation into the doping ring and will not send athletes to compete at the international level
Jan 24, 2019
'Reborn' after seeing her suspension revoked, Sanjita Chanu vows to come back with a bang, targets Tokyo Olympics spotAn ecstatic Sanjita spoke to Firstpost from her home in Imphal after her provisional suspension was lifted.
Sep 13, 2018
Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu to appear before international hearing panel after B sample returns positiveWeightlifter Sanjita Chanu's troubles mounted with her 'B' sample also returning positive but the defiant Commonwealth Games gold-medallist will fight her case before the international body's hearing panel.
Jul 26, 2018
Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu demands inquiry after IWF admits of mistake committed in her dope test resultWhile sending the dope result notification to Sanjita on 15 May, the IWF mentioned sample code number 1599000 as the one collected on November 17 last year at Las Vegas while it mentioned sample code 1599176 in the results section.
Jun 03, 2018
Sanjita Chanu doping controversy: Manipur CM urges sports minister Rajyavardhan Rathore to intervene in matterThe Manipur chief minister said there could have been "mixing up or exchange" of the dope sample of Sanjita taken in the United States in November last year.
Jun 01, 2018
Sanjita Chanu vows to fight back, questions drug testing agency for taking too long to publish test resultsAccording to the statement from the International Weightlifting Federation released yesterday, a sample of Sanjita was found to contain the banned anabolic steroid testosterone.
Jun 01, 2018
Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu's four-year doping suspension to be contested by Indian Weightlifting FederationIndian Weightlifting Federation said it would fight the case of the Sanjita Chanu, who had had tested positive for the anabolic steroid testosterone.