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. Oman, 17 October 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 Malta vs. Luxembourg, 14 October 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 Papua New Guinea vs. Namibia, 16 October 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

Namibia in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea won their Intercontinental Cup four day match against Namibia by 199 runs. Papua New Guinea haven't played enough matches to reach the multi-day ranking list yet. Namibia remains in 14th position and loses 26 points.

Oman in United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates won their one-day series against Oman 2-1. UAE remain in 17th place and lose 37 points. Oman rise one place to 21st and gain 26 points.

Luxembourg in Malta

Luxembourg won their 30-over and 45-over matches against Malta. Luxembourg re-enter the one-day ranking list in 61st place. Malta drop three places to 59th and lose 272 points.

Luxembourg also won their Twenty20 match against Malta. Luxembourg rises one place to 80th in the Twenty20 rankings and gain 56 points. Malta remain in 76th place and lose 44 points.

Auty Cup, USA

Canada retained the Auty Cup, defeating the United States of America 2-1 in the one-day series. Canada remain in 20th place and gain nine points. USA drop one place to 24th and lose 36 points.

Afghanistan in Bangladesh

Bangladesh won the ODI series against Afghanistan 2-1. Afghanistan remain in 11th position and gain 40 points.

Quadrangular Twenty20 Series, Kenya

Saudi Arabia won the quadrangular Twenty20 series in Kenya, defeating Qatar in the final with 12 deliveries to spare. Saudi Arabia rise three places to 30th and gain 195 points. Qatar remain in 26th place and gain 37 points.

Kenya finished third. They remain in 21st place and lose 26 points. Uganda finished fourth. They drop one place to 28th and lose 50 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: October 19, 2016