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 Australia vs. Ireland, 27 September 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, Luxembourg, 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 Kenya vs. Saudi Arabia, 27 September 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 Ireland vs. Hong Kong, 30 August 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 next WCL tournament will be the Division 4 tournament to be held in the USA in November 2016. The competing teams will be United States of America, Oman, Denmark, Jersey, Bermuda and Italy.

Recent ranking changes

Ireland in South Africa

Ireland lost their one-off ODI against South Africa. Ireland remain in tenth place and lose four points.

Ireland lost their ODI against Australia. Ireland remain in tenth place and lose two points.

Quadrangular One-Day Series, Kenya

Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Uganda travelled to Kenya to compete in a one-day series. Kenya ended up victors. They remain in 16th place in the one-day rankings and lose 43 points. Saudi Arabia finished runners-up. They rise one place to 30th and gain 117 points.

Uganda finished third. They drop one place to 24th and lose 17 points. Qatar finished fourth. They rise two places to 32nd and gain 49 points.

Saudi Arabia in Namibia

The 50-over series between Namibia and Saudi Arabia was tied 1-1. Namibia remain in 21st place in the ODI rankings and lose 46 points. Saudi Arabia gain three places to 31st and gain 118 points.

Namibia won their one-off Twenty20 match against Saudi Arabia by 18 runs. They remain in 16th place in the Twenty20 rankings and gain one point. Saudi Arabia remain in 33rd place and lose seven points.

Hong Kong in Scotland

Scotland won the two-match ODI series against Hong Kong 1-0. They remain in 14th place and gain 13 points. Hong Kong remain in 19th place and lose 18 points.

Hong Kong in Ireland

Ireland won their Intercontinental Cup four-day match against Hong Kong by 70 runs. They remain in 11th place and lose 42 points. Hong Kong rise two places to 17th and gain 60 points.

Hong Kong won the Twenty20 series 1-0 with one match abandoned due to rain. Hong Kong remain in 20th place and gain 21 points. Ireland remain in 13th place and lose 16 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, 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 28, 2016