Chinese weightlifter Li Wenwen can now proudly claim three world records. The +87kg athlete had an incredible performance to close out the 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Weightlifting Championships with a 146kg snatch,
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The National Games of the People’s Republic of China, a.k.a. the Chinese National Games and sometimes called the All China Games, is sometimes considered the Chinese version of the Olympics. It’s held every
In a superheavyweight class missing the world record holder in both lifts and the total — Russia’s Tatiana Kashirina — the competition for medals seemed wide open. China’s Meng Suping was the favorite
Last night, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) held the technical meeting for the 2016 Olympic Games. This included the verification of final entries from all countries and in each weight category. More importantly,
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has released an updated entry list for Rio 2016, and the changes signal some new potential favorites in several weight classes. The original, preliminary entry list was released on July 21st.
With the European Championships and Rio test event, it would have already been a big few weeks for international weightlifting — but add in Chinese Nationals, and you have an entirely different sort