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 Netherlands vs. United Arab Emirates, 20 July 2017.

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 Poland vs. Hungary, 30 July 2017.

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 Scotland vs. Namibia, 6-9 June 2017.

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

World Cricket League Division 5 will be played in South Africa from September 3-9. The competing teams will be Jersey, Qatar, Guernsey, Italy, Vanuatu, Cayman Islands, Ghana and Germany.

The top two teams will qualify for the World Cricket League Division 4 tournament. The third placed team will remain in Division 5. The remaining five teams will return to their regional zones.

Recent ranking changes

Euro Twenty20, Poland

Poland won the Euro Twenty20 after defeating Hungary in the final by 77 runs. Poland rise two places to 74th and gain 121 points. Hungary remain in 80th place and gain 43 points.

Switzerland finished third. They drop three places to 77th and lose 89 points. Czech Republic finished fourth. They drop two places to 91st and lose 29 points.

Ukraine finished fifth. They haven't played enough international Twenty20 matches to appear in the rankings yet.

Continental Twenty20 Tournament, Netherlands

The Netherlands A team won the Continental Twenty20 tournament, defeating Denmark in the final. Denmark remain in 31st place in the Twenty20 rankings and remain on the same points. Germany drop one place to 52nd and lose three points.

United Arab Emirates in Netherlands

United Arab Emirates won their 50-over series against Netherlands 2-1. United Arab Emirates rise one place in the ODI rankings to 15th and gain 55 points. Netherlands remain in 13th place and lose 78 points.

Zimbabwe in Netherlands

Netherlands lost their 50-over series against Zimbabwe 1-2. Netherlands remain in 13th position in the ODI rankings and lose 25 points.

Zimbabwe in Scotland

Scotland drew their ODI series against Zimbabwe 1-1. Scotland remain in 14th position in the ODI rankings and gain 18 points.

Namibia in Scotland

The Scotland v Namibia Intercontinental Cup four day game ended up as a draw. Scotland remain in 13th place in the multi-day rankings and lose 18 points. Namibia remain in 14th place and gain 17 points.

The World Cricket League Championship one-day series was tied 1-1. Scotland remain in 14th position in the ODI rankings and lose 57 points. Namibia remain in 22nd position and gain 72 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: July 31, 2017