The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is set to start the domestic season with Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy from January 10.
In a communication to the state bodies – which Sportstar has accessed – the BCCI secretary Jay Shah has said that the tournament will end on January 31 in a bio-secure environment.
The teams will assemble in their respective bio-hubs on January 2 and start preparing for the season.
Even though Shah’s letter does not specify the details of the venues for the tournament, Sportstar understands that it could be played in six bio-bubbles across zones.
“The BCCI will subsequently seek further feedback from the members on organising further domestic tournament/tournaments and a decision will be taken after the group stage of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. The members are requested to factor a subsequent tournament in their planning and make arrangements accordingly,”…