“A mí no me van a explicar por qué no fui a los Juegos Olímpicos”: Francisco Mosquera

El deportista colombiano y doble medallista en el Campeonato Mundial del Halterofilia de Tashkent, Uzbekistán, sostiene que por apoyar a un senador de la República no lo llevaron a los JJ. OO. de Tokio 2020

Uzbekistan restricts travel due to Omicron as uncertainty grows with World Weightlifting Championship in Tashkent one week away

Already this week the Winter Universiade in Switzerland and the World Squash Championships in Malaysia have been suspended, as the events of 2020 seem to threaten the international sports calendar again

International Weightlifting Federation to delay upcoming elections due to legal technicality

The decision to delay the elections further complicates the sports future in upcoming Olympic Games.

USA Weightlifting nominates Ursula Papandrea to serve as next IWF President

Papandrea is a former IWF vice-president and USA Weightlifting president. Elections will be held in December in Uzbekistan.

IWF athletes commission member optimistic about weightlifting’s future though “the changes aren’t going to be happening overnight”

Forrester Osei tells Around the Rings the IOC doesn’t want to kick the sport out of the Olympics. “They want to see an organization that has been in the dark waters to finally say enough is enough”.

Key Dates And Location For IWF World Weightlifting Championships And Elections Announced

WKF NEWS: Cairo replaces Tashkent as host of 2021 Karate 1 Premier League

WKF NEWS: Cairo replaces Tashkent as host of 2021 Karate 1 Premier League

ICYMI: AIBA Pays Off Debt; A First for Panama; World Lacrosse Sixes

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First World Medal for Panama in Weightlifting

(ATR) The Youth World Cup in Tashkent is the last universal chance for Olympic ranking points.

Primera Medalla Mundial de Panama en Pesas

(ATR) El Mundial Juvenil en Tashkent es la última oportunidad universal de puntos para el ranking olimpico de la IWF

Weightlifting: From Cali to Tashkent to Tokyo

(ATR) The Copa América did not have the same luck in Colombia and CONMEBOL is debating a replacement.

Halterofilia: De Cali a Tashkent Camino a Tokio

(ATR) La Copa América  no tuvo la misma suerte en Colombia y la CONMEBOL busca nueva sede o apuesta sólo por Argentina

IWF: Magnificent and Exciting results at the Asian Championships!

Confirman Campeonato Mundial Juvenil IWF 2021 en Tashkent (UZB)

2021 IWF Junior World Championships - Tashkent (UZB)

ISU, Infront Ink Extension - Federations Focus

Also: AIBA president visits Uzbekistan; GAISF, sportanddev sign partnership deal to promote sustainability

USA Weightlifting Sets the Bar for Hybrid Events - Federation Focus

Also: Japan owns the judo podium in Tashkent; Karate Olympic qualifier postponed; Sport climbing fills Olympic quota

Uzbekistan is Ready for its 6th Grand Prix

IWF Congress in Tashkent

FIBA Investigating World Cup Brawl -- Federation Focus

(ATR) Also: IAAF to decide on Russian suspension; ITTF creating professional league, weightlifting adapts to IOC sanctions...

AIBA Executive Committee concludes two days of meetings in the Uzbekistan capital of Tashkent and fully endorses alignment with the professional boxing world

The International Boxing Association Executive Committee has concluded two days of meetings in the Uzbekistan capital of Tashkent, discussing key achievements including the outcome of the latest meeting with WBA President in Vargas, and looking ahead to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and beyond.

UAE keep their RWC 2019 dream alive

The United Arab Emirates were the terrors of Tashkent this week as they showed themselves to be a class above the Asian Rugby Championship Division 2 in the Uzbekistan capital. On Saturday they scored 10 tries at the impressive Dustlik Stadium to see off the challenge of Thailand 70-18 and win promotion to Division 1 next year.

Captivating Hurshid Tojibaev kick-starts Cycle I Round 1 with victory over David Oliver Joyce

Tashkent, Uzbekistan, hosted the AIBA Pro Boxing Lightweight Cycle I Round 1 on 30 May with the following results

AIBA marks on first footprint on its historical Pro Boxing

After the initial Pre-Ranking Competitions, the historical first Cycle of AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) Matches will begin tomorrow, May 30, starting from holding its 60kg matches in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

Federation, Government Clash Over Ebola Wrestling Ban

(ATR) Officials will decide this week if wrestlers from Ebola-hit countries can compete at the upcoming world championships.

WKF NEWS: Cairo replaces Tashkent as host of 2021 Karate 1 Premier League