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Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Mike McCarley partner to form TMRW Sports

Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Mike McCarley partner to form TMRW Sports

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Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy, two golf icons, have reportedly planned to enter the entertainment and technology market with a new startup called TMRW Sports, which they claim will offer progressive solutions to sports, entertainment, and media.

The two are collaborating on the project alongside seasoned sports media executive Mike McCarley, and former NBC Sports chairman Dick Ebersol is an investor.

McCarley was the former president of NBC Sports golf and global strategy, where he oversaw the firm's golf portfolio, which included Golf Channel. Prior to that, he was a senior vice president at NBC Sports.

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Hana Financial Group joins Nick Candy in $2.6Bn bid for Chelsea FC

Hana Financial Group joins Nick Candy in $2.6Bn bid for Chelsea FC

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South Korean financial holding firm, Hana Financial Group, has reportedly submitted a $2.6 billion bid to buy English Premier League club, Chelsea Football Club, as part of a consortium piloted by Nick Candy, a UK property developer, and C&P Sports, a London-based Korean sports management firm.

While local reports said last week that the consortium has become one of the many bidders interested in buying the football club from its current owner, Roman Abramovich, Hana confirmed to having submitted a letter of intent of joining the Candy-led consortium after the news came out.

The consortium, dubbed ‘The Blue Football Consortium

Singapore’s Hepmil Media closes $10Mn Series A, forays into e-sports

Singapore’s Hepmil Media closes $10Mn Series A, forays into e-sports

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Singapore-based media company, Hepmil Media Group, has reportedly announced that it has raised over $10 million through Series A investment round. The fundraise was led by venture capital firm Quest Ventures, Temasek Holding’s private equity arm, Pavilion Capital Pte. Ltd., as well as Bent Pixels, an e-gaming digital media platform.

This is the group’s first fund raise supported by institutional investors since its formation in 2015. 

With this investment, the company has reported that it will work on its regional expansion plans and also on enhancing its platform for the creators as well for the content it can host, an

Manchester United close to finalizing novel fan share scheme details

Manchester United close to finalizing novel fan share scheme details

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Manchester United, the Premier League football club, is reportedly close to finalizing the specifics of a new fan share scheme committed by its owners in the aftermath of this year's European Super League (ESL) protests.

Supposedly, the club and the Manchester United Supporters Trust (MUST) are said to be in advanced discussions over the supposed initiative.

As part of the new plans, which are still liable to change, the New York Stock Exchange listed-firms will release an initial tranche of company shares to its supporters.

As per sources privy to the matter, these shares would be organized as a

Toyota wins the historic Le Mans 24 hours race for the 4th time

Toyota wins the historic Le Mans 24 hours race for the 4th time

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Toyota, the Japanese multinational automaker, has reportedly won its fourth straight Le Mans 24 Hour Race with its hybrid hypercars. After years of bad luck, the number seven GR010 car shared by drivers Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi, and Jose Maria Lopez bagged the title for the Japanese manufacturer on Sunday.

According to reports, the second place also went to Toyota's second vehicle and winner of the last three years, driven by Sebastien Buemi, Brendon Hartley, and Kazuki Nakajima.

Toyota's number seven-vehicle managed to escape the misfortune that had wrecked its prospects in 2017, 2019, and 2020 to finally grab the chequered

Odisha Government to invest $93Mn to build indoor sports stadiums

Odisha Government to invest $93Mn to build indoor sports stadiums

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Delighted by India's recent achievement at the Tokyo Olympics, the Government of Odisha has reportedly committed to invest $93 million (INR693.35 crores) to construct 89 multi-purpose indoor stadiums across the state. The decision was made during a state cabinet meeting chaired over by the Chief Minister of Odisha, Mr. Naveen Patnaik.

The Cabinet has expressed special gratitude for the Indian Hockey team for its outstanding achievement, Chief Secretary S.C. Mohapatra stated during the Cabinet meeting.

The stadiums will be constructed over the following 18 months as part of the Urban Sports Infrastructure Development Project, said Tu

German automotive giant Porsche introduces new, more powerful Macan

German automotive giant Porsche introduces new, more powerful Macan

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Leading German automaker, Porsche, has reportedly introduced updates in its popular SUV brand, Macan, for a second time just before the launch of its discrete new electric Macan in 2022.

According to the credible sources, the car has been equipped with performance enhancements, a completely overhauled cabin and styling tweaks so that it remians fresh till the end of its life.   

The standard Macan, the GTS and the S have reportedly become more powerful than the earlier versions. The initiatory Macan continues to keep its 2.0-litre turbo four, offering brake horsepower (bhp) of 261 from 241. On the other hand, the Macan S has c

Aston Martin unveils the new Valkyrie AMR Pro as a track-only hypercar

Aston Martin unveils the new Valkyrie AMR Pro as a track-only hypercar

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Aston Martin, a renowned British sports and luxury car manufacturer, has reportedly unveiled its new the Valkyrie AMR Pro. A pure 1000bhp combustion-engine powertrain from Aston Martin makes this machine an extreme racetrack-only version of its hypercar.

According to reports, Aston Martin stated that Valkyrie AMR Pro has been designed to finish the Le Mans 24 Hours race circuit within just 3 minutes and 20 seconds. The company would only be manufacturing 40 units, all of which would be eft-hand drive.

Aston Martin, Red Bull Advanced Technologies, and Multimatic, an engineering company, have developed the new machine, who have based it o

Porsche smashes production car lap record at the Nürburgring

Porsche smashes production car lap record at the Nürburgring

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Porsche has reportedly announced that a Porsche 911 GT2 RS has smashed the Nürburgring lap record for production car by 4.747 seconds. According to reports, the 911 GT2 RS has brought down the new time to 6 minutes 43.30 seconds with an average speed of 115.5 miles per hour. The Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series previously held the record.

Lars Kern, a Porsche works driver who is getting more and more involved with the company’s Nürburgring activities, was the man on the steering. Kern previously performed in a Panamera lap record attempt and even the 2021 992 GT3 run.

The GT2 RS, which set the new lap time, was sporting the