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International Cricket Council passes controversial revamp

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Cricket's world body Saturday passed a wide-ranging and controversial shake-up of its governance and structure despite strident protests that it gives too much power to the "Big Three" of India, England and Australia. 

Bails fly as Tim Bresnan (right) runs out Murali Vijay during the first day of a three-day practice match between India A and England at the Cricket Club of India grounds in Mumbai on October 30, 2012

The dominant trio seemed to be the big winners after the proposals were approved by the necessary eight out of 10 full members at a hastily convened International Cricket Council (ICC) board meeting in Singapore.

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