October 6: Irani Trophy (Rajkot)
October 24 - 27: Challenger Trophy (Ahmedabad)
November 3 - January 20: Ranji Trophy
January 26 - February 21: Duleep Trophy
February - March: Ranji Trophy One-Day Tournament
March - April: Deodhar Trophy
April: Inter State Twenty-20 Tournament
Good to see the Duleep Trophy sensibly placed after the Ranji Trophy this season.
The points system has changed somewhat: 5 points for victory, bonus point for innings victory, 3 points for first innings lead and 1 point for first innings deficit.