Published: April 16, 2018 9:45:26 pm
The BCCI technical committee on Monday proposed a slew of recommendations including starting the 2018-19 domestic season with the national one- day championship for the Vijay Hazare Trophy and incorporating an extra round of matches in the Ranji Trophy.
During a two-and-a-half-hour meeting in Kolkata, there was elaborate discussions on whether the Ranji Trophy could be played with kookaburra balls instead of the currently used SG Test.
One of the key suggestions placed was the introduction of Round of 16 (pre-quarter-final) matches in Ranji Trophy.
“After the Captain-Coaches’ Conclave in Mumbai, most of the state team skippers wanted a per-quarterfinal to be added. Now we…