Shane's Cricket Ratings (ICC associates and affiliates)

One day Rankings
Twenty20 Rankings
Multi-day Rankings

This page includes One day, Twenty20 and multi-day cricket rankings. To be included, a country must have played seven or more one day or Twenty20 matches, or six or more multi-day matches. At least one of the matches must have been played in the last five years and the team must not have lost all of their matches.

One day ranking list

The first three columns in the ODI table are the team's position, the team name and the number of ranking points. The fourth column is the team's global World Cricket League division. The fifth column is the team's regional World Cricket League division. The final column in the table is the ICC Membership status of the country - full, associate or affiliate membership.

Includes one day internationals up to Canada vs. United States of America, 14 September 2017.

Note: Mozambique, Cook Islands, Isle of Man, Bahamas, Israel, Greece, Swaziland, Spain, Tonga, Portugal, Croatia, Malawi, Cyprus, Turks and Caicos Islands, Chile, Finland, Brazil, Rwanda, Morocco, Brunei, Peru, Gambia, Lesotho and Costa Rica have been excluded from the ODI list due to inactivity.

Twenty20 ranking list

The columns in the T20I table are the team's rank, the team name, the number of ranking points, regional Twenty20 division and the ICC Membership status.

Includes Twenty20 internationals up to Finland vs. Estonia, 10 September 2017.

Multi-day ranking list

The multi-day ranking list currently includes all Intercontinental Cup and Intercontinental Shield matches, the ACC Premier League, ACC Fast Track Countries Tournaments, Saudara Cup and the Auty Cup.

Includes matches up to Ireland vs. Netherlands, 15-18 August 2017.

World Cricket League

The World Cricket League (WCL) is an ODI competition organised by the International Cricket Council featuring the best Associate and Affiliate teams.

Each development zone (Africa, Americas, Asia, East Asia Pacific and Europe) runs qualifying tournaments split into divisions. High placing qualifiers in these tournaments may be promoted to the global World Cricket League competition.

WCL tournaments

The next global WCL tournament is Division 4 to be held in mid-2018.

Recent ranking changes

Auty Cup, United States of America in Canada

The United States of America won this year's Auty Cup by winning the ODI series 2-1. USA rise two places to 23rd in the ODI rankings and gain 72 points. Canada drop two places to 22nd and lose 77 points.

World Cricket League Division 5, South Africa

Jersey won the WCL Division 5 tournament, defeating Vanuatu in the final. Jersey rise one place to 26th in the one-day rankings and gain 76 points. Vanuatu remain in 37th place and gain four points. Both Jersey and Vanuatu will be promoted to WCL Division 4.

Qatar finished third. They remain in 31st place and gain 25 points. They will remain in WCL Division 5. The remaining five teams will be demoted to regional WCL tournaments.

Italy finished fourth. They rise one place to 32nd and gain ten points.

Germany finished fifth. They rise three places to 41st and gain 155 points. Guernsey finished sixth. They drop one place to 33rd and lose 107 points.

Ghana finished seventh. They rise one place to 42nd and gain 25 points. Cayman Islands finished eighth. They drop five places to 44th and lose 201 points.

Nordic-Baltic Cup, Finland

Sweden won the Twenty20 Nordic-Baltic Cup tournament. Sweden rise one place to 61st in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 13 points. Finland finished second. They remain in 71st position and lose eight points.

Estonia finished third. They remain in 85th position and lose 24 points.

Japan in South Korea

South Korea won a five match Twenty20 series against Japan 4-1. South Korea rise 11 places to 75th in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 350 points. Japan drop one place to 74th and lose 40 points.

Southeast Asian Games, Malaysia

Malaysia won all of their matches to win the gold medal in the Southeast Asian Games 50-over tournament. They rise one place to 27th on the ODI rankings and gain ten points. Singapore won the silver medal. They remain in 26th place and lose 46 points.

Thailand won the bronze medal. They rise one place to 49th despite losing 13 points. Myanmar finished in fourth position. They rise one place to 72nd and gain 246 points.

Indonesia finished fifth. They drop four places to 66th and lose 302 points.

Singapore won the gold medal in the 20-over tournament, defeating Malaysia in the final with one ball to spare. Singapore remains in 33rd position in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 35 points. Malaysia won the silver medal. They remain in 29th position in the rankings and lose 28 points.

Indonesia won the bronze medal. They rise five places to 96th and gain 220 points. Thailand finished fourth. They have not played enough international Twenty20 matches to appear on the ranking list.

Myanmar and Vietnam finished third in their groups and did not progress to the medal finals. It was Myanmar's first Twenty20 competition and Vietnam's first international matches in any format.

One day tournaments/series rated

Twenty20 tournaments/series rated

Multi-day tournaments/series rated

Rating system details

The following table shows the conversion from rating difference to expected winning chances. Click here to view the table.

One day matches against and between test-playing nations are included in the rankings to try to provide an estimate of the difference in playing strength between the weaker test-playing nations and the stronger Associates.


Thanks to Mark Cruickshank, Llewelyn Scott-Hoy, Darren Buhr, Michael Meade, Alistair Gordon and Roland Ilube who have been most helpful in providing many scoresheets and tournament details.

Please email any comments or queries to Shane Booth.

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Last modified: September 18, 2017