The ACC Non-Test Playing Countries Tournament Rankings – 2009 - 2010

Purpose:

  • To categorize the member countries by performance in competitions.
  • To motivate the member countries to have performance competition goals.
  • To reward the member countries on their performance in ACC competitions.

The rankings for 2009 - 2010 will stay in place until December 2012

Method:

  • The ACC ranking system is based on a 2-year cycle for men’s cricket, as the range of age-group tournaments and ACC Trophy are completed over 2 years.
  • The rankings are determined on the teams’ placings in the ACC Trophy, ACC U-19 and U-16 Cups.
  • The teams with the minimum aggregate ranking points, based on their finishing positions in the tournaments are ranked highest.

ACC Trophy Elite 2010 ACC U-19 Elite 2009 ACC U-16 Elite 2010 FINAL COMBINED
Ranking/Points Ranking/Points Ranking/Points Ranking/Points
1. Afghanistan 1. Hong Kong 1. Singapore 1. Nepal
2. Nepal 2. Afghanistan 2. Nepal 2. Hong Kong
3. Hong Kong 3. Nepal 3. Malaysia 3. Malaysia
4. Malaysia 4. Qatar 4. Hong Kong 4. Afghanistan
5. Oman 5. Malaysia 5. Saudi Arabia 5. Singapore
6. UAE 6. UAE 6. Bahrain 6. Oman
7. Kuwait 7. Oman 7. Kuwait 7. Saudi Arabia
8. Bhutan 8. Singapore 8. Thailand 8. Kuwait
9. Singapore 9. Saudi Arabia 18. Qatar* 9. UAE
18. Bahrain* 10. Bhutan 18. UAE* 10. Bhutan
ACC Trophy Challenge 2010 ACC U-19 Challenge 2009 ACC U-16 Challenge 2010
Ranking/Points Ranking/Points Ranking/Points
11. Maldives
11. Bahrain 11. Oman 11. Thailand
12. Saudi Arabia
12. Thailand 12. Iran 12. Bahrain
13. Qatar
13. Kuwait 13. Afghanistan 13. Qatar
14. Thailand
14. China 14. Bhutan 14. Maldives
15. Iran
15. Maldives 15. China 15. Iran
16. China
16. Myanmar 16. Maldives 16. China
17. Brunei
17. Iran 17. Myanmar 17. Myanmar
18. Myanmar 18. Brunei 18. Brunei* 18. Brunei

(*) Did not participate

  • The top two teams in each Challenge competition are promoted into the following two-year cycle’s Elite Division.
  • The bottom two teams in each Elite competition are relegated to the Challenge Division in the following cycle.

 

  • The ACC Women’s Tournaments are not included in the rankings system as not all members are participating in them.
  • Countries who have not participated or are disqualified are given 18 points for each tournament missed.
2007-2009 Rankings