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JSW is interested to buy Royal Challengers Bangalore

JSW is interested in RCB

Business giant JSW has confirmed that they are interested in the Indian Premier League (IPL) team Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Parth Jindal, JSW Group's Economic Analyst and son of Chairman Sajjan Jindal, confirmed that they are very much interested to buy the team.

It was reported in March that JSW can offer about $11-billion for the team, but at that time current team owner Vijay Mallya declined the news.

JSW sports are very much interested to build up a massive sports base in Karnataka and this can be their starting step.

Parth Jindal is the CEO of former I-League champions Bengaluru FC and is the key man behind building an Olympic Village for multi-discipline sports in Ballari later this year.

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Zico may try for the Fifa’s presidential election

Zico

Brazil football legend Zico may try for the Fifa's presidential election. There will be a election going to be held because of resignation of Sepp Blatter.
Zico wrote on his social networking page, “I was the minister of sports, I have experience with my club and supporting Kashima, Japan. I think about football above politics,”

As per Zico, he got that plan when he was having dinner with his wife in Germany and heard about resignation of Sepp Blatter
Zico said
“My wife and children support me. I have no (outside) support yet, but if it's open I can apply to Fifa. It is an idea… who knows,”

Zico coached FC Goa, the Goan franchise in the Indian Super League (ISL) in the first ISL 2014
FC Goa co-owner Shrinivas Dempo commented
“Zico will be here in the last week of June. He will have a look at the players, discuss t the requirements and, if needed, will also attend the player auction as and when it's held in Mumbai,”
He has previously coached Brazil and Japan national team.

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Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap advanced but Sindhu out from Indonesian Open

Parupalli Kashyap PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal

World number one Saina Nehwal advanced to the second round of the Indonesian Open Super Series badminton tournament by beating Thai Nichaon Jindapon in straight games.

Second seed Saina won the match by 21-16, 21-18 in 35 minutes.
But in another match PV Sindhu lost against Chinese Taipei's Ya Ching Hsu in the the first round.

If Sindhu could won it, second round would be Saina vs Sindhu.

Sindhu lost the match by 21-16, 15-21, 14-21 in 49 minutes.

Saina will now face Ching Hsu in second round to get a place in the women's singles quarterfinals.

On the other side in the men's singles World number 14 Parupalli Kashyap won first round match against Thailand's Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk with 21-17, 21-7 in just 29 minutes.

Now Kashyap will face fifth seed Korean Wan Ho Son in the second round.

Kidambi Srikanth will face Danish Hans-Kristian Vittin and in the women's doubles the Indian pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa will face Taipei's team of Ya Ching Hsu and Yu Po Pai.

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Serena Williams thrashed a win against Italian Sara Errani

Serena Williams

World number 1 Serena Williams thrashed a win against Italian Sara Errani by 6-1, 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the French Open on Wednesday.

It was totally an one sided game and Serena hammered 39 winners in the match against Errani who is a French Open runner-up in 2012.

First round was like a only Serena was playing but the second round Errani fought back little bit and was looked quicker than the first round and that was really not enough in front of Serena.

Serena will now face quarter final winner of Swiss 23rd seed Timea Bacsinszky and Belgian Alison van Uytvanck.

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After Messy Big Sale Day, Myntra Apologised

After Messy Big Sale Day Myntra Apologised

Flipkart has not learnt lesson from its Big Billion Day, the biggest sale that they have given on October 2014. Myntra acquired by Flipkart have again launched a Big Sale on 30th and 31st of May which turn into a failure again. Few months back, biggest fashion e-commerce has shut its website and moved to app only mode. They have ...

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Timea Bacsinszky reached to the semi-finals of French Open 2015

Timea Bacsinszky

Timea Bacsinszky reached to the semi-finals of French Open 2015 by defeating Belgian Alison van Uytvanck 6-4, 7-5.

Match was almost a one sided specially the first set where Bacsinszky raced to 3-0 and won it by 6-4, in the second set world no 93 Uytvanck tried to come back and from 3-1 she overcame to 3-3 in the second set but could only manage 5 points while Bacsinszky won the set by 7-5.

Now she will face world no 1 Serena Williams in semi-finals.

23rd seeded Bacsinszky now became the first Swiss woman after Martina Hingis in 2001 to reach the last four in French Open.

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Tsonga won French Open quarter final against Kei Nishikori

Tsonga and Kei Nishikori

That was an end of journey for Kei Nishikori in this French Open Men's Singles, in a long game of five sets against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. Local hero Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reached to semi-finals by winning the hard quarter final match with 6-1, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 6-3.

In the first half Tsonga was totally dominating the game and won first two sets by 6-1, 6-4. After that a small and unusual accident happened when side panel from the scoreboard fell on the crowd from the upper part of Court Philippe Chatrier, injuring three fans, which caused 40 minutes of game interrupt and when players returned to the court, Tsonga lost his concentration as well as momentum.

In third and fourth sets Kei Nishikori made a great fight back by winning the sets 6-4, 6-3. So last and final set became the decisive one which won by Tsonga to reach to the semi-finals.

Now in semi-finals Tsonga will face eighth seed Stan Wawrinka who won his quarter final against second seeded Roger Federer. Match report for Roger Federer vs Stan Wawrinka : Read here.

In 2013 Tsonga was the semi-finalist in French Open.

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Hyundai will launch new SUV Creta

Hyundai CRETA logo

Korean car makers Hyundai is going to launch a new model of car in sports utility vehicles category named “Creta” slated for rollout in the second half of this year in India,followed soon after by sales in other international markets. The company’s Indian arm Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), is looking to grab the market by beating its competitors Mahindra ...

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Infosys: Smart Business Casuals all weekdays

Infosys Building - Thiruvananthapuram

Software major Infosys has removed its formal dress code norms from June 1st, in an attempt to give better working environment to its employees. It means Infy employees can wear smart business casuals (jeans and t-shirt/shirt) all working days, instead of just Fridays. CEO has vision of decrease in attrition rate by taking this step. Infosys notified this in an email to all employees last ...

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