Tokyo 2020 Doesn't Want Weightlifting Doping Headaches

Rivals watch out for restrictions and the effect of reanalysis of samples years after occasions that can imply the loss of medals and status.

Turkey, Columbia, Mexico, Thailand, Egypt, Malaysia, and weight-lifting powerhouse Romannia have actually currently felt the sting of restrictions for the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.


The International Screening Company (ITA) and the International Wegightlifting Federation (IWF) are not playing around today with brand-new management at the latter identified to the get rid of the preconception of corruption and an absence of oversight from the past.


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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.