In Indian cricket performing well only in domestic cricket does not secure a long stay at the international level due to a huge competition.
Ajinkya Rahane will be playing under young captain Prithvi Shaw in the upcoming Ranji Trophy 2022 season and he says that "I have no issues".
Hardik Pandya will now be seen as the skipper of the Ahmedabad franchise in IPL 2022.
Chennai, Ahmedabad, Thiruvananthapuram, Bengaluru, Rajkot, Cuttack, Guwahati, Kolkata and Hyderabad will be the chosen venues for the tournament.
BCCI treasurer Arun Dhumal previously mentioned that BCCI is planning to conduct the Ranji Trophy 2021-22 in 2 phases.
BCCI will need 75-days to complete the Ranji Trophy 2021-22. However, with IPL 2022 starting from March 27, they will only have 45 days to complete the domestic season.
Jaydev Unadkat has expressed his disappointment for being constantly overlooked in India’s Test squad despite being one of the top performers in the domestic circuit.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly confirmed that the Ranji Trophy will go ahead as per schedule. The BCCI has decided to host the tournament across five venues from January 13.
The BCCI has started clearing the long-standing dues of the domestic cricketers who suffered financially after the 2020-21 season was curtailed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.