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GWC SYSTEM 2018 STANDINGS
As at 9 June 2018
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ASIA TABLE 2018 STANDINGS
As at 9 June 2018

   
   
   
   
2018 AFRICA TABLE  2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011     ASIA TABLE 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011   Moved up
1 JAPAN * 1 1 1 1 1 1 1   1 JAPAN  75.66 73.69 74.22 77.05 74.70 72.06 70.09 70.45   Moved down
2 HONG KONG 2 2 2 3 3 2 4   2 HONG KONG 60.46 60.00 56.50 57.17 55.79 56.53 55.69 56.51   No Movement
3 SOUTH KOREA  3 3 3 3 2 2 6   3 KOREA 53.59 53.34 55.50 56.70 57.22 51.80 56.72 53.36  
4 MALAYSIA  4 4 8 10 11 11 9   4 SRI LANKA 48.27 48.27 48.71 49.79 46.95 49.66 47.60 47.03  
5 SRI LANKA * 5 5 4 7 6 7 5   5 MALAYSIA 46.26 47.31 45.55 43.53 42.22 40.20 41.37 41.75  
6 SINGAPORE * 6 6 7 5 8 9 7   6 SINGAPORE 44.26 42.90 42.90 42.92 44.54 44.54 41.19 45.67  
7 PHILIPPINES * 7 7 5 4 4 6 8   7 PHILIPPINES 43.44 43.44 44.20 45.12 45.57 44.09 44.34    
8 UNITED ARAB EMIRATES * 8 8 9 6 5 4 3   8 KAZAKHSTAN 42.14     48.14 48.91 48.11 51.28 53.62  
9 CHINA TAIPEI  14 X 10 9 9 8 10   9 CHINESE TAIPEI 41.33   40.27 40.27 42.62 43.41 43.19 43.62  
10 THAILAND  9 9 11 11 10 10 11   10 GUAM 38.71   37.85 38.11 34.95 35.70 35.70 36.24  
11 UZBEKISTAN * 10 14 14 15 20 24 23   11 UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 37.93 37.93 38.49 34.92 30.00 30.00 30.00    
12 LEBANON  11 11 12 14 18 22 22   12 THAILAND 37.09 36.76 36.76 37.46 41.35 43.37 43.44 41.46  
13 IRAN  12 12 13 13 12 12 12   13 INDIA 34.36 35.75 37.12 37.12 39.07 39.37 40.81 39.19  
14 LAOS * 13 15 X 21 21 18 18   14 CHINA 32.72   39.58 39.58 41.47 40.73 40.73 41.78  
15 INDIA  15 X 15 16 13 13 13   15 UZBEKISTAN 31.29 31.29 31.29 33.94 31.94        
16 QATAR  X 10 X 12 14 21 20   16 PAKISTAN 30.74     36.74 36.74 38.38 38.38    
17 JORDAN  X 17 20 X X 23 21   X INDONESIA     28.73 28.73 30.00 30.00      
18 SAUDI ARABIA  X 18 X X X X X   09/06-Kazakhstan (two years), Chinese Taipei, Guam and China (one year) and Pakistan (two years) have
           registered again on the World Rugby table.

Note: World Rugby, unlike the GWC Rankings, do not exclude a nation if it does not participate in  
          international test rugby in any one year. The exclusions above are in line with GWC Rankings policy
          and is not endorsed by World Rugby.
 
19 GUAM  X 13 16 19 17 15 15    
20 CHINA  X X 17 17 16 14 14    
21 BRUNEI  X X X 24 23 19 X    
22 KAZAKHSTAN  X X 6 8 7 5 4    
23 PAKISTAN  X X X 20 19 17 17    
24 KRYGYZSTAN X X X X X X X    
25 MONGOLIA  X X 19 22 X X X    
X INDONESIA * X 16 18 18 15 16 16    
X CAMBODIA * X X X 23 22 20 19    
* Yet to play in 2018                  
09/06-Qatar, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Guam, China, Brunei, Kazakhstan, Pakistan,
           Krygyzstan and Mongolia have all rejoined the Asia table.