BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Saturday said that the Indian domestic cricket season will start from January 1 with the Ranji Trophy. Ganguly said that the Apex Council has had extensive discussions on domestic cricket and has tentatively decided to start the competitions from January 1, 2021. Ganguly hinted towards a curtailed domestic season and said that the BCCI is aiming to have a full-fledged Ranji Trophy. BCCI has elaborate plans for all age groups and women's cricket which will be held between March and April, he added. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, BCCI had suspended all domestic tournaments in March.