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Board of Control for Cricket in India: Governing body for cricket in India
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the governing body for cricket in India. The board was formed in December 1928 as a society, registered under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act. It is a consortium of state cricket associations and the state associations select their representatives who in turn elect the BCCI Chief. Its headquarters are in Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Grant Govan was its first president and Anthony De Mello its first secretary.

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Women's T20 Challenge to make huge impact on our cricket: Supernova's Siriwardene [Video]

Women's T20 Challenge to make huge impact on our cricket: Supernova's Siriwardene

Trailblazers has won their maiden Women's T20 Challenge title against Supernova on November 09 in Sharjah. "Women's T20 Challenge is a huge platform. Thanks to BCCI for this opportunity. It will make a..

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