logo World Rugby RankingsTM, May 2015

(computed from international matches played through May 1st, 2015)

"The original Internet rugby union world rankings"

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RankTeamPrevious rankingChange
1New Zealand(1)
2Ireland(2)
3South Africa(3)
4England(4)
5Australia(5)
6Wales(6)
7France(7)
8Samoa(8)
9Scotland(9)
10Argentina(10)
11Fiji(11)
12Tonga(12)
13Georgia(13)
14Japan(14)
15Italy(15)
16United States(16)
17Romania(17)
18Canada(18)
19Uruguay(19)
20Spain(20)
21Russia(21)
22Portugal(22)
23Namibia(23)
24South Korea(31)+7
25Hong Kong(24)-1
26Belgium(25)-1
27Zimbabwe(26)-1
28Kenya(27)-1
29Netherlands(28)-1
30Moldova(29)-1
31Germany(30)-1
32Chile(35)+3
33Ukraine(32)-1
34Tunisia(33)-1
35Brazil(34)-1
36Paraguay(36)
37Madagascar(37)
38Uganda(38)
39Philippines(39)
40Sri Lanka(40)
41Poland(41)
42Czech Republic(42)
43Switzerland(45)+2
44Malta(43)-1
45Croatia(46)+1
46Lithuania(44)-2
47Sweden(47)
48Latvia(49)+1
49Israel(51)+2
50Kazakhstan(48)-2
51Cyprus(50)-1
52Luxembourg(53)+1
53Andorra(54)+1
54Hungary(52)-2
55United Arab Emirates(56)+1
56Singapore(57)+1
57Taiwan(58)+1
58Slovenia(62)+4
59Serbia(65)+6
60Austria(55)-5
61Bosnia(69)+8
62Denmark(63)+1
63Norway(64)+1
64Malaysia(59)-5
65Iran(60)-5
66Thailand(61)-5
67Finland(67)
68India(66)-2
69Greece(68)-1
70Bulgaria(70)
71Pakistan(74)+3
72China(71)-1
73Guam(72)-1
74Indonesia(73)-1


Number of match results that were used to compute the rankings:
822 (gross) 207.7 (time-weighted)
Number [%] of these results that are correctly predicted by these rankings:
654 [79.6%] (gross) 179.2 [86.3%] (time-weighted)

New results contributing to this month's rankings

2015-04-04     Andorra  23     Hungary  18
2015-04-11     Uruguay  77     Paraguay  3
2015-04-11     Czech Republic  12     Croatia  9
2015-04-18     Japan  56     South Korea  30
2015-04-18     Uruguay  48     Brazil  9
2015-04-18     Belgium  53     Poland  23
2015-04-18     Malta  16     Israel  13
2015-04-18     Switzerland  40     Croatia  20
2015-04-18     Serbia  22     Austria  3
2015-04-18     Luxembourg  14     Slovenia  11
2015-04-25     South Korea  33     Hong Kong  26
2015-04-25     Chile  32     Brazil  3
2015-04-25     Switzerland  23     Malta  20
2015-04-25     Israel  26     Czech Republic  26
2015-04-25     Lithuania  46     Latvia  11
2015-04-25     Serbia  25     Denmark  22
2015-04-25     Slovenia  17     Austria  16
2015-04-25     Bosnia  29     Finland  7

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