Bengaluru, July 3: The BCCI announced an exciting and packed domestic schedule that will witness 2036 matches with the Duleep Trophy starting off from August.
Limited overs tourney Vijay Hazare Trophy will commence from September 24 while the Deodhar Trophy will begin from October 31st to November 4, followed by the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 that will start from November 8 with the final being played on December 1.
The much-awaited Ranji Trophy championship will start from December 9 and will end on March 13, 2020.
The new format that was introduced last season, remains the same wherein the top team that qualifies for quarter-finals from the Plate group will be promoted to Elite Group C in the next season.
The top two teams that qualify for the quarterfinals from Elite Group C will be promoted to Elite Group A and Elite Group B in the next season.
The senior women’s domestic season will commence with the T20 League that is scheduled to start from October.
The Col. C K Nayudu Trophy, Vinoo Mankad Trophy, Cooch Behar Trophy, Vijay Merchant Trophy and Vizzy Trophy (Inter-university competition) will also be held during the season.