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I had met Vishal Chaddha at the coworking startup that I was heading sometime back Plus Offices His clear vision, focus on growth and tech were some quick things that I really loved. So this time I reached out to him and like all benevolent awesome leaders he spared his 2 cents for his POV for my book. Vishal Chaddha has been in the startup ecosystem for over decade as an Investor, Entrepreneur and Venture Partner backing over 25 early stage tech & tech enabled startups across the APAC region over this period. Vishal is the founding member of Technology & Data Science company Xelp which he successfully led to an IPO with his co-founders in 2019 in India. Seed stage, early stage startups, aspiring entrepreneurs, students and hustlers might find his POV in the book useful to read and share.

Cleveland Browns select Baker Mayfield with No. 1 pick in NFL Draft

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Baker Mayfield works out during the NFL combine last month in Indianapolis. After months of speculation and anticipation, the Cleveland Browns embarked on their long climb back to respectability Thursday night by selecting University of Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield with the first overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. The Browns were followed by the New York Giants, who selected Penn State running back Saquon Barkley at No. 2 overall. The New York Jets picked USC quarterback Sam Darnold at No. 3. The Browns were scheduled to make the No. 4 pick, which they acquired from the Houston Texans during the 2017 draft in exchange for the pick the Texans used to draft Deshaun Watson. Mayfield is the first Heisman Trophy winner taken No. 1 overall in the following draft since Cam Newton went to Carolina in 2010.

Baker Mayfield becomes first Browns QB to do this since 1951

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The NFL is making major coronavirus protocol changes, including team facilities shutting down for two days after games; NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre weighs in on'Fox and Friends Weekend.' Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield had a first half to remember in the game against the AFC South-leading Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon. Mayfield became the first Browns quarterback to throw four touchdowns in the first half of a game since Hall of Fame signal-caller Otto Graham did so back in 1951, the Cleveland Plain-Dealer noted. Mayfield completed 20 of 25 passes for 290 yards and four scores to lead the Browns to a 38-7 halftime lead. Mayfield, who completed passes to eight different receivers, tossed his fourth touchdown strike to Rashard Higgins with 5:46 to go in the second quarter. He also had a 75-yard touchdown pass to rookie wideout Donovan Peoples-Jones, and two other scores to wide receiver Jarvis Landry and offensive lineman Kendall Lamm.

Cleveland Browns' Freddie Kitchens doesn't 'look at stats' when it comes to struggling Baker Mayfield

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Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 7 are here. Check out what's clicking on Cleveland Browns' head coach Freddie Kitchens has given frustrated fans yet another reason to call for his dismissal. While speaking to WKRK radio on Wednesday, Kitchens was asked what he made of quarterback Baker Mayfield's unimpressive completion percentage stat of 58.7 percent. "There's a lot of factors that go into that. I don't think he's just wildly missing passes. I don't really look at that," he said before adding, "I truly do not look at stats."

Matured Mayfield leading Browns amid 'Super' expectations

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Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Baker Mayfield has grown up. There was no other option. "I had to hit rock bottom for a little bit," he said.