Mumbai, Jul 3 (UNI) The BCCI on Saturday announced the schedule for the 2021-22 domestic cricket season in India.
The season will commence on September 21 with the Senior Women’s One Day League and will be followed by the Senior Women’s One Day Challenger Trophy, which will take place from October 27.
The Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy will be the first event of the men’s competitions and will be played from October 20 to November 12.
The coveted Ranji Trophy, which was cancelled last season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will be played in a three-month window from November 16, 2021 to February 19, 2022.
The Vijay Hazare Trophy – India’s 50-over tournament for men – will take place from February 23, 2022 to March 26, 2022.
“The BCCI is confident of hosting the domestic season with health and safety of players and all people involved being paramount,” Jay Shah, the BCCI secretary, said in a statement.
A total of 2127 domestic games will be played this season across various age groups in the men’s & women’s category.