India A Global Leader In Sports Analytics

This Technology Can Make India A Global Leader In Sports Analytics

Leading players in the sports technology space concluded that India can become a global leader in sports analytics at the Sportstar South Sports Conclave in Chennai on Tuesday. They further said that the country should use a data-driven training process to boost the performance of its sportspersons.

HIGHLIGHTS

• Leading players took part in the Sportstar South Sports Conclave in Chennai
• They highlighted India’s capability of becoming a global leader in sports analytics
• Sports technology used for skill development can also be used to remove limitations in techniques

India A Global Leader In Sports Analytics

Who Said What In The Conclave?

Ramky S, Promoter, Sports Mechanics was the most prominent speaker at the conclave. He called India a poster boy of business analytics and highlighted the country’s strength to become a global leader in sports analytics as well. According to Ramky, the country needs to set up a process so that quality and authentic data across sports comes in.

Ramky was speaking at a panel discussion titled ‘Technology Powering Sports Revolution’ at the conclave. On availability of data, he indicated towards availability of huge data around athletes alone, but there are few resources to capture the data and use the information for correlation.

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Son Ye-jin

Congratulations Are Pouring In For Korean Actors Son Ye-jin And Hyun Bin

Korean actors Son Ye-jin and Hyun Bin who tied the knot on March 31 this year are soon to become parents. Actress Son Ye-jin announced her pregnancy on Instagram on Monday. She wrote a new life had come to them.

HIGHLIGHTS

• Actors Son Ye-jin and Hyun Bin first met in 2011 on the sets of Secret Garden
• They were seen together during the 2014 Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival
• They again come together to work in the 2017 movie The Negotiation

Son Ye-jin

What Did Son Ye-jin Wrote On Instagram?

“A new life has come to us”, penned Son Ye-jin in her Insta post. She further said she was feeling changes in her body with concern and excitement. The post further read that they hadn’t even disclosed the news to anyone around them. But she wanted to share the news with her fans and acquaintances. She also posted a beautiful picture of the setting sun.

Son Ye-jin

A Timeline Of Their Relationship

• In 2011, Son Ye-jin and Hyun Bin first starred together in Secret Garden but their characters never met. Son Ye-jin had a cameo in the movie.

• In 2014, they were spotted together at the Bucheon International Film … Read the rest

Instagram Pictures Of Priyanka Chopra And Nick Jonas

Know Where Is Priyanka Chopra Holidaying With Her Husband Nick Jonas

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas choose the Turks and Caicos Islands for a much-needed vacation after Priyanka wrapped up the shooting of her upcoming web series Citadel. Her Instagram pictures show the couple enjoying togetherness in the wilderness of tropical islands in the Atlantic Ocean.

HIGHLIGHTS

• Priyanka Chopra shared a series of mesmerizing pictures from a holiday destination
• She is on a holiday with her husband in the Turks and Caicos Islands
• She has just finished the shooting of the web series, Citadel
• She also gifted her husband and daughter matching sneakers on Father’s Day

Where Is Priyanka Chopra Holidaying With Her Husband?

The Turks and Caicos Islands are low-lying coral islands in the Atlantic Ocean. Primarily known for tourism, these islands are dotted with pristine beaches with Grace Bay Beach being the most popular. Celebrities from across the globe come here for rest and relaxation.

Instagram Pictures Of Priyanka Chopra And Nick Jonas

Instagram Pictures Of Priyanka Chopra And Nick Jonas

Her fans and followers and industry friends were delighted to see her pictures from the islands. In one picture Priyanka and Nick were posing for the camera on a boat. Ranveer Singh commented with a heart emotion on the photo. In another … Read the rest

google doodle Anne Frank Diary

Google Doodle: The Diary Of A Young Girl By Anne Frank Completes 75 Years

Today’s Google Doodle is dedicated to the publication of The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank. It has been 75 years since the diary was first published. The diary contains moments from her life and it has been an inspiration for many plays and films.

HIGHLIGHTS

• Anne Frank was a Jewish Holocaust victim and wartime diarist
• She wrote a diary while hiding behind a bookcase
• The diary is full of her routine little battles that every adolescent has to go through
• Her father Otto got the diary published in 1947

Who Was Anne Frank?

google doodle Anne Frank Diary

Born on 12 June 1929 to Edith (mother) and Otto Heinrich Frank (father) in Frankfurt, Germany, Anne Frank was a victim of the Jewish Holocaust in 1942. After Adolf Hitler-led Nazi Party gained power in Germany, her family moved to Amsterdam, the Netherlands in 1934. But they have to take shelter in concealed rooms behind a bookcase in a building where Otto worked as persecution increased in 1942. They remain in the concealed rooms until their arrest by the Gestapo (Nazi secret police) in 1944. The Franks were then sent to detention camps where Anne and her sister, Margot, died … Read the rest

Lionel Messi Called ‘La Pulga

Lionel Messi Is Called ‘La Pulga’ For This Reason

Argentinian footballer Lionel Andrés Messi is called different names and each name has a history. For some, he is Leo Messi and for others he is Messiah. But his family and childhood friends call him ‘La Pulga’ which translates into ‘the flea’ in Spanish.

HIGHLIGHTS

• Lionel Messi is called ‘La Pulga’ since he was a kid
• Messi had a growth hormone disorder that led to this moniker
• Some would call him ‘La Pulga Atomica’ or the atomic flea for his explosive talent

Why Is Lionel Messi Called ‘La Pulga’?

Lionel Messi Called ‘La Pulga

The Rosario native got this moniker while he was just a kid. Youngest of three brothers, Lionel Messi got this name due to his short stature. His two elder brothers called him ‘the flea’ and so did his childhood friends. But some Spanish media called him ‘La Pulga Atomica’ because of his explosive talent on the ground.

Did Lionel Messi Experience Problem With Growth?

It is learned that the footballer was suffering from growth hormone disorder (GHD) during childhood. It is due to GHD that he appeared short in stature and got the nickname ‘La Pulga’. But he got treated for GHD with financial help from Barcelona.

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Pulsar N160 Looks & Features

The New Bajaj Pulsar N160 Bike Is Competing With These Fantastic Machines

Bajaj Auto up the bar for its competitors in the Indian market by launching a new Pulsar N160 sports commuter bike. Second model based on the new Pulsar 250 platform, the Pulsar N160 bike comes with both single-channel and dual-channel ABS versions priced at Rs.1.22 and Rs.1.27 respectively.

HIGHLIGHTS

• Bajaj Auto launched the Pulsar N160 bike at Rs.1.23 lakh for a single-channel ABS version
• The bike comes with a 164.82cc single-cylinder engine that generates 15.7bhp of power
• It has 17-inch alloy wheels equipped with disc brakes
• It carries a 14-liter fuel tank

Pulsar N160 Looks & Features

Pulsar N160 Looks & Features

At first sight, it looks like a baby Pulsar of its bigger 250 variants launched in October last year. It features a similar bi-functional LED projector headlamp with LED DRLs as found in the earlier version. Also, the bikers are provided with a user-friendly USB mobile charger. The color scheme arranged for Pulsar N160 includes Racing Red, Techno grey, and Caribbean Blue for the single-channel ABS version and Brooklyn Black paint for the dual-channel ABS version.

Pulsar N160 Mechanics

The big change made by Bajaj Auto in Pulsar N160 is the use of a smaller displacement motor. It is … Read the rest