Egypt's weightlifter Salma Farag wins 3 medals in African Games

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 - 04:32 GMT

She got a silver medal in the total result with a 216 kg lift.

IWF Junior World Championships starts with six Egyptian participants

Sat, 07 Jul 2018 - 12:53 GMT

The 2018 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior World Championships starts on Saturday at the Uzbekistan Sport Complex in Tashkent and conclude the following Saturday (July 14).

Sara Ahmed: a role model for Egyptian girls

Wed, 27 Jun 2018 - 04:06 GMT

Sara Ahmed: a role model for Egyptian girls

Egypt’s medal count on the rise in Tarragona 2018

Tue, 26 Jun 2018 - 10:23 GMT

Egyptian successes at Mediterranean Games in Tarragona continue as Egyptian weightlifter, Sara Samir added two Gold Medals for Egypt.

Weightlifting-CAS halves fine on Bulgarian federation to $250,000

Sat, 23 Dec 2017 - 01:14 GMT

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has halved the $500,000 fine imposed on the Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation (BWF).

Legendary weightlifter Naim Süleymanoğlu passes away

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 04:32 GMT

Former national weightlifter Naim Süleymanoğlu, an Olympic and world champion, passed away on Saturday.

Egyptians continue to strive in the weightlifting tournament

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 11:52 GMT

Egyptians continue to strive in the African Championship for Weightlifting.

Mohamed Ihab wins 3 medals

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 07:58 GMT

Egyptian weightlifting champion Mohamed Ihab managed to win 3 gold medals in the African Championship for Weightlifting that is held in Mauritius.

Weightlifting national team travels to Mauritius

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 01:28 GMT

The African Weightlifting Championships start from July 11 -18.

Weightlifting began its appearance in Athens in 1896

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 02:07 GMT

as the cradle of Olympics Athens is the cradle of weightlifting as well.