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 Ireland vs. Pakistan, 18 August 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 Gibraltar vs. Spain, 20 August 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 Scotland vs. United Arab Emirates, 9 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

Pakistan in Ireland

Pakistan won their ODI series against Ireland 1-0 with one no result. Ireland remain in tenth position and lose 16 points.

ICC World Cricket League - Europe Division 2 Twenty20, Sweden

Germany won the Europe Division 2 Twenty20 tournament with three wins and two no results. They rise one place to 51st and gain 78 points. Sweden finished second. They remain in 58th place and gain 24 points. Germany and Sweden will be promoted to Europe Division 1.

Spain finished third. They drop one place to 52nd and lose five points. Israel finished fourth. They rise three places to 57th and gain 68 points. Spain and Israel finished on the same number of points as Sweden, but missed out on promotion due to inferior run rates.

Isle of Man finished fifth. They drop two places to 55th and lose 79 points. Gibraltar finished sixth. They drop eight places to 65th and lose 189 points.

United Arab Emirates in Scotland

Scotland won both of their ODIs against United Arab Emirates. They remain in 14th place and gain 49 points. United Arab Emirates remain in 17th place and lose 36 points.

Nepal in Netherlands

Netherlands and Nepal split their two World Cricket League Championship 50-over matches 1-1. Netherlands remain in 13th place and lose 57 points. Nepal rise one place to 18th and gain 47 points.

Euro Twenty20 Tournament, Poland

Poland won the Euro Twenty20 Tournament, defeating the Sledge Hammer India team in the final. Poland rise one place to 75th and gain 65 points.

Switzerland finished third. They remain in 73rd place and lose 18 points. Latvia finished fourth. They drop four places to 93rd and lose 60 points.

Afghanistan in the Netherlands

Afghanistan won their Intercontinental Cup four day match against the Netherlands by an innings and 36 runs. They remain in 12th position and gain 48 points. The Netherlands drop one place to 17th and lose 52 points.

Pan European Twenty20 Tournament, Hungary

UCT Dubai won the Pan European Twenty20 Tournament, defeating Malta in the final. Malta remain in 75th position in the Twenty20 rankins and gain five points.

Hungary finished third. They rise one place to 78th and gain six points. Romania finished fourth. They remain in 84th place and stay on the same number of points.

Bulgaria finished fifth. They drop two places to 92nd and lose nine 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: August 21, 2016