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 Kenya vs. Malaysia, 15 May 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, 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 United Arab Emirates vs. Papua New Guinea, 14 April 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 Afghanistan vs. Ireland, 28 March 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 3 will be played in Uganda from May 23 to May 30. The competing teams will be Uganda, Canada, Oman, United States of America, Singapore and Malaysia.

The top two teams will be promoted to Division 2, to be held in 2018.

Recent ranking changes

Ireland in England

Ireland lost both of their ODIs against England; the first by seven wickets and the second by 85 runs. Ireland remain in tenth position in the one-day rankings and lose 13 points.

United Arab Emirates in Oman

United Arab Emirates won their friendly one-day series against Oman 2-1. UAE remain in 16th place in the one-day rankings and gain six points. Oman remain in 22nd place and lose eight points.

ICC World Cricket League Asia Region Division 1, Thailand

Qatar won the WCL Asia Region Division 1 tournament on run-rate after defeating Saudi Arabia in the last round. Qatar now qualify for the global WCL Division 5 tournament. Qatar rise one place to 31st in the one-day rankings and gain 66 points. Saudi Arabia remain in 30th place and gain 32 points.

Bahrain finished third. They remain in 35th place and lose six points. Kuwait finished fourth. They drop one place to 34th and lose 148 points.

Thailand finished fifth. They rise five places to 51st and gain 250 points. Bhutan finished sixth. They remain in 59th place and lose 33 points.

China finished seventh. They remain in 68th place and lose 109 points.

Kenya in Uganda

Uganda defeated Kenya in their one-day series 4-0. Uganda rise four places to 21st and gain 153 points. Kenya drop two places to 19th and lose 121 points.

Singapore v Saudi Arabia in Malaysia

Singapore defeated Saudi Arabia 2-0 in their one-day series. Singapore remain in 26th position in the one-day rankings and gain 46 points. Saudi Arabia remain in 30th position and lose 88 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: May 17, 2017