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 one day internationals up to Hong Kong vs. India, 18 September 2018.

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 United States of America vs. Panama, 23 September 2018.

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 United Arab Emirates vs. Afghanistan, 29 November - 2 December 2017.

World Cricket League

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

Upcoming tournaments

The World Twenty20 Americas Northern Sub Regional Qualifiers are currently being held in the United States of America and will conclude on September 26th. The top two teams will advance to the Americas Regional Finals to be held in 2019.

The competing teams are Canada, United States of America, Panama and Belize.

Recent ranking changes

Asia Cup, United Arab Emirates

Hong Kong lost their ODIs against Pakistan and India and were eliminated at the group stage. Their performance included a creditable 26 run loss against India. Hong Kong remain in 16th place in the ODI list and lose one point.

East Asia Cup, Hong Kong

Japan won the East Asia Cup Twenty20 tournament, defeating the Hong Kong Dragons team in the final. Japan rise one place to 70th in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 39 points.

China finished third. They will qualify for the rankings when they win their first international Twenty20 match. South Korea finished fourth. They drop one place to 73rd and lose 33 points.

Asia Cup Qualifiers, Malaysia

Hong Kong defeated United Arab Emirates in the final to win the Asia Cup Qualifiers ODI tournament. Hong Kong now qualify for the Asia Cup to be held in the UAE from September 15-28.

Hong Kong rise one place to 16th in the ODI rankings and gain 80 points. United Arab Emirates remain in 15th place and lose 13 points.

Oman finished third. They remain in 18th place and gain 34 points. Nepal finished fourth. They drop one place to 17th and lose 53 points.

Malaysia finished fifth. They remain in 28th place and lose 38 points. Singapore finished sixth. They remain in 26th place and lose 30 points.

ICC World Twenty20 Europe Sub Regional Qualifiers, Netherlands

The European Sub Regional Qualifiers were held concurrently in the Netherlands with 18 teams split into three groups of six. The top two places in each group would qualify for the Europe Regional Finals.

Denmark dominated Group A and won all five of their matches. They remain in 32nd place in the Twenty20 rankings and gain ten points. Germany were second. They rise one place to 57th and gain 29 points.

Austria finished third. They drop one place to 54th and lose nine points. France finished fourth. The remain in 49th place and lose 93 points.

Portugal finished fifth. They remain in 75th place and remain on the same points. Cyprus finished sixth. They rise one place to 80th and gain 66 points.

Italy won all their five matches to win Group B. They remain in 26th place and gain two points. Jersey finished second. They remain in 30th place and gain four points.

Spain finished third. They remain in 59th place and gain nine points. Belgium finished fourth. They remain in 50th place and lose 27 points.

Finland finished fifth. They remain in 76th place and gain 45 points. Isle of Man finished sixth. They drop one place to 63rd and lose 23 points.

Norway won all their five matches to win Group C. They rise one place to 40th and gain 56 points. Guernsey finished second. They remain in 33rd place and lose 45 points.

Sweden finished third. They rise two places to 62nd and gain 29 points. Israel finished fourth. They drop one place to 68th and lose 87 points.

Czech Republic finished fifth. They rise two places to 97th and gain 95 points. Gibraltar finished sixth. They drop one place to 73rd and lose 40 points.

Denmark, Italy, Norway, Germany, Jersey and Guernsey advance to next year's Europe Regional Finals.

ICC World Twenty20 Pacific Sub Regional Qualifier, Fiji

Papua New Guinea dominated the ICC World Twenty20 Pacific Sub Regional Qualifier, winning all six of their matches. Papua New Guinea remain in 19th place in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 12 points. Vanuatu finished second. They remain in 36th place and lose 23 points. Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu advance to the East-Asia Pacific regional finals to be held in 2019.

Vanuatu, Samoa and Fiji all finished the tournament with two wins, with Vanuatu gaining the promotion due to their superior run rate.

Samoa finished third. They rise one place to 43rd and gain 33 points. Fiji finished fourth. They remain in 39th place and lose 31 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

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 24, 2018