To be honest, most Ranji sides also only play 7-8 games per season. But they have Duleep trophy and and other FC fixtures.
Hopefully our franchise based league will see the top 80 players play an additional 4-5 matches every season.
Cricket cannot live with the mistaken belief that people want to see big hits. People like to see goals, but no one is talking of moving the goalposts a metre wider either side. (Harsha Bhogle)