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International Cricket Council: Governing body of cricket
The International Cricket Council (ICC) is the world governing body of cricket. It was founded as the Imperial Cricket Conference in 1909 by representatives from Australia, England and South Africa. It was renamed as the International Cricket Conference in 1965, and took up its current name in 1989. It organises world championship events such as World Test Championship, Cricket World Cup, Women's Cricket World Cup, ICC T20 World Cup, ICC Women's T20 World Cup, ICC Champions Trophy and Under-19 Cricket World Cup.

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Ivory Coast's Gbagbo awaits crucial ICC decision on acquittal [Video]

Ivory Coast's Gbagbo awaits crucial ICC decision on acquittal

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Virat Kohli becomes First Indian to reach 100 million Instagram followers | Oneindia News [Video]

Virat Kohli becomes First Indian to reach 100 million Instagram followers | Oneindia News

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has become the first Indian and Asian celebrity to cross 100 million followers on instagram. He is also the first cricketer in the world to achieve this milestone on..

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