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 Jersey vs. Uganda, 6 May 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 Nigeria vs. Uganda, 29 April 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 African East Sub Regional Qualifier will be held in Rwanda between July 7th and 14th. The competing teams are Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. The top two teams will continue to the World Twenty20 African Qualifier.

Recent ranking changes

Zambia in Rwanda

Rwanda won their Twenty20 series against Zambia 4-1. Rwanda rise nine places in the Twenty20 rankings to 65th and gain 338 points. Zambia drop nine places to 43rd and lose 513 points.

World Cricket League Division 4, Malaysia

Uganda won the World Cricket League Division 4 tournament. They rise one place to 23rd in the ODI rankings and gain 52 points. Denmark finished second. They remain in 25th place and lose 35 points. Uganda and Denmark will be promoted to WCL Division 3.

Malaysia finished third, just behind Denmark by 0.027 NRR. They remain in 28th place and remain on the same points. Jersey finished fourth. They remain in 27th place and lose 49 points.

Vanuatu finished fifth. They rise three places to 34th and gain 121 points. Bermuda finished sixth. They drop two places to 31st and lose 116 points. Vanuatu and Bermuda will be relegated to WCL Division 5.

ACA Africa Cup North-West Qualifier, Nigeria

Ghana won the ACA Africa Cup North-West Qualifier, defeating Nigeria in the final. Ghana rise one place to 36th in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 61 points. Nigeria drop one place to 42nd and lose 36 points. Ghana and Nigeria will cotinue to the World Twenty20 African Qualifier.

The losing semi-finalists were Sierra Leone and Gambia. Sierra remain in 57th place and lose 23 points. Gambia remain in 77th place and lose 21 points.

Cameroon finished fifth. They drop one place to 101st and lose 59 points.

World Twenty20 Asia Region Western Sub Regional Qualifier, Kuwait

United Arab Emirates defeated Qatar in the final to win the Western Asia Sub Regional Qualifier for the World Twenty20. United Arab Emirates remain in 15th place in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 20 points. Qatar rise two places to 23rd and gain 35 points.

Kuwait finished third. They drop two places to 25th and lose 80 points. United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Kuwait all progress to the Asia Regional Qualifier.

Saudi Arabia finished fourth. They drop two places to 30th and lose 17 points.

Bahrain finished fifth. They remain in 48th place and lose 42 points. Maldives finished sixth. They drop three places to 47th and lose 104 points.

World Twenty20 Africa North-Western Sub Regional Qualifier, Nigeria

Ghana went undefeated to win the Africa North-Western Regional World Twenty20 Qualifier. Nigeria finished second. Both teams progress to the African Qualifier. Ghana rise two places to 37th in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 84 points. Nigeria drop three places to 41st and lose 51 points.

Sierra Leone finished third. They drop two places to 57th and lose 20 points. Gambia finished fourth. They remain in 77th place and lose 53 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 30, 2018