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 United Arab Emirates vs. Afghanistan, 14 December 2016.

Note: Zambia, Mozambique, Cook Islands, Isle of Man, Bahamas, Israel, Greece, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Spain, Tonga, Portugal, Croatia, Malawi, Cyprus, Turks and Caicos Islands, Indonesia, Chile, Finland, Brazil, Rwanda, Morocco, Sweden, 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 Afghanistan vs. United Arab Emirates, 18 December 2016.

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 Singapore vs. Malaysia, 18 November 2016.

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 Division 4 tournament is currently being held in the USA and will conclude on November 5. The competing teams are United States of America, Oman, Denmark, Jersey, Bermuda and Italy.

Recent ranking changes

Afghanistan in United Arab Emirates

Afghanistan won all three of their Twenty20 matches against United Arab Emirates. Afghanistan remain in ninth position in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 13 points. UAE drop one place to 15th and lose 22 points.

Saudara Cup, Malaysia in Singapore

This year's Saudara Cup three day match between Singapore and Malaysia ended in a draw. Singapore remain in 22nd position in the multi-day rankings and gain 19 points. Malaysia remain in 24th position and lose 19 points.

Hong Kong in Kenya

Kenya played two 50-over matches against Kenya as part of the World Cricket League Championship. Kenya and Hong Kong won one match each. Kenya remains in 16th place in the one day rankings and lose 22 points. Hong Kong remain in 18th place and gain 25 points.

Stan Nagaiah Trophy, Singapore in Malaysia

Singapore won the 2016 Stan Nagaiah Trophy after defeating Malaysia 2-0 in the 50-over matches. The Twenty20 match was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

Singapore rise three places to 26th in the 50-over rankings and gain 95 points. Malaysia drop one place to 27th and lose 95 points.

Papua New Guinea in Hong Kong

Hong Kong won their ODI series against Papua New Guinea 2-1. They rise one place to 18th in the ODI rankings and gain 43 points. Papua New Guinea remain in 15th place and lose 47 points.

East Asia Cup, Japan, Twenty20

South Korea won the East Asia Cup, defeating Japan by ten runs in the final. South Korea rise nine places to 86th and gain 324 points. Japan drop two places to 73rd and lose 86 points.

The Hong Kong Dragons team were third and China finished fourth. China have not yet qualified for a Twenty20 ranking.

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, 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: January 15, 2017