Shane's Cricket Ratings (ICC associate members)

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 or associate membership.

Includes Associate one day matches up to Scotland vs. Afghanistan, 10 May 2019, full ODI matches up to Ireland vs. Bangladesh, 15 May 2019.

Note: Mozambique, Cook Islands, Isle of Man, Bahamas, Israel, Greece, Eswatini, 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, qualifying status for 2020 T20 World Cup and the ICC Membership status.

Includes Twenty20 internationals up to Belgium v Germany, 12 May 2019.

Note: Turks and Caicos Islands, Morocco and Croatia have been excluded from the Twenty20 list due to inactivity.

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 Associate matches up to United Arab Emirates vs. Afghanistan, 29 November - 2 December 2017, test matches up to Afghanistan vs. Ireland, 15-18 March 2019.

Cricket World Cup Leagues

The Cricket World Cup Leagues replace the World Cricket League ODI tournament played by Associate members between 2006 and 2019.

The top league is the Super League consisting of the 12 ICC Full members plus Netherlands, the winner of the 2015-17 World Cricket League Championship.

League 2 will consist of the remaining seven Associate members with full ODI status: Scotland, Oman, Nepal, United Arab Emirates, Papua New Guinea, United States of America and Namibia.

The Challenge League will consist of the ICC 9th to 20th ranked Associate members: Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, Kenya, Denmark, Uganda, Malaysia, Jersey, Vanuatu, Bermuda, Qatar and Italy.

Recent ranking changes

Germany in Belgium

Germany won the Twenty20 series against Belgium 3-0. Germany rise four places to 54th in the global Twenty20 rankings and gain 124 points. Belgium drop five places to 58th and lose 199 points.

Afghanistan in Scotland

Afghanistan won the ODI series against Scotland 1-0 with one no result. Scotland remain in 13th place in the global ODI rankings and lose 21 points.

Central American Championship, Twenty20, Mexico

Belize won the Central American Championship, defeating a visiting Marylebone Cricket Club team in the final. Belize rise two places in the global Twenty20 rankings to 64th and gain 97 points.

Panama finished third. They drop one place to 59th and lose 34 points. Mexico finished fourth. They remain in 87th place and lose eight points.

Costa Rica finished fifth. They drop two places to 96th and lose 50 points.

World Cricket League Division 2, Namibia

Namibia won the World Cricket League Division 2 title, defeating Oman in the final. Namibia remain in 22nd place in the global ODI rankings and gain 80 points. Oman rise three places to 15th and gain 25 points.

Papua New Guinea finished third. They drop three places to 18th and lose 19 points. United States of America finished fourth. They rise one place to 19th and gain 16 points.

Namibia, Oman, Papua New Guinea and United States of America have been awarded full ODI status.

Canada finished fifth. They rise one place to 20th and gain 24 points. Hong Kong finished sixth. They drop two places to 21st and lose 92 points.

This was the final WCL tournament after running since February 2006. The tournament will be replaced by three divisions: Cricket World Cup Super League, CWC League 2 and CWC Challenge League. The Super League will have all twelve full ICC members plus Netherlands. The other seven teams with full ODI status (Nepal, Scotland, United Arab Emirates, Namibia, Oman, Papua New Guinea, United States) will play in League 2. The next 12 ranked teams will play in the Challenge League.

United Arab Emirates in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe won the ODI series against United Arab Emirates 4-0. UAE drop two places in the ODI rankings to 17th and lose 25 points.

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: May 17, 2019