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GWC SYSTEM 2020 STANDINGS
As at 23 February 2020
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WORLD TABLE 2020 STANDINGS
As at 24 February 2020
Note: World Rugby update their rankings on Mondays Greenich MT
   
2020 WORLD TABLE  2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013     WORLD TABLE 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013   Moved up
1 SOUTH AFRICA *  1 5 7 7 3 3 2   1 SOUTH AFRICA   94.19 94.19 84.58 83.81 81.79 87.66 88.23 89.34   Moved down
2 FRANCE   8 8 8 11 8 11 8   2 NEW ZEALAND   92.11 92.11 92.54 93.99 94.78 96.10 93.70 93.61   No Movement
3 ENGLAND   2 3 1 3 5 8 7   3 ENGLAND  88.28 88.82 86.22 90.87 90.46 79.77 84.85 85.70  
4 NEW ZEALAND  *  3 2 4 1 1 4 1   4 IRELAND  84.91 84.45 91.17 86.39 84.62 81.17 85.48 79.33  
5 IRELAND   6 1 5 2 7 1 9   5 FRANCE  83.86 80.88 77.33 78.77 80.13 79.77 79.66 80.87  
6 WALES   4 4 6 6 4 2 6   6 WALES  82.79 85.02 87.24 80.98 82.55 83.49 81.64 80.19  
7 JAPAN  *  5 13 9 13 10 13 5   7 AUSTRALIA ↓ 81.90 81.90 82.40 85.49 86.35 89.33 82.95 86.88  
8 SCOTLAND   7 9 2 9 9 5 4   8 SCOTLAND   79.55 79.23 81.84 82.31 80.67 77.94 78.78 76.56  
9 AUSTRALIA  *  9 6 3 8 2 9 3   9 JAPAN ↓ 79.28 79.28 75.24 75.66 74.22 77.05 74.70 72.06  
10 FIJI  *  10 7 12 12 12 12 15   10 ARGENTINA 78.31 78.31 77.05 78.22 79.91 82.59 78.23 76.44  
11 GEORGIA   11 14 15 14 14 15 10   11 FIJI 76.21 76.21 77.95 77.93 76.46 76.96 74.57 74.21  
12 URUGUAY  *  12 19 17 19 21 18 21   12 GEORGIA  72.20 71.26 73.42 73.41 74.14 71.45 70.76 69.07  
13 ARGENTINA  *  13 10 10 10 6 6 12   13 TONGA ↑ 71.44 71.44 73.02 71.87 71.94 71.60 74.12 73.21  
14 ITALY   14 12 11 5 11 7 13   14 ITALY ↓ 71.07 72.04 72.75 71.25 72.47 72.74 71.19 73.13  
15 SAMOA  *  15 17 16 15 13 10 11   15 SAMOA 70.72 70.72 68.78 69.03 71.25 70.36 75.39 77.34  
16 ROMANIA  21 20 14 16 17 17 16   16 UNITED STATES ↑ 68.10 68.10 73.66 65.85 64.64 68.66 67.61 67.41  
17 SPAIN   18 18 19 18 23 21 22   17 URUGUAY ↑ 67.41 67.41 66.82 63.15 60.66 62.11 63.58 60.77  
18 BELGIUM   23 16 29 X X 24 24   18 SPAIN  66.75 68.16 62.24 63.15 60.17 61.96 60.65 60.62  
19 RUSSIA  16 21 20 28 20 19 19   19 ROMANIA 66.64 66.69 65.45 70.91 69.39 66.59 67.38 67.47  
20 NAMIBIA  * ↓ 17 26 24 20 19 26 X   20 PORTUGAL ↑ 61.45 61.01 57.08 57.26 56.96 56.34 58.56 59.37  
21 TONGA  * ↓ 19 15 13 4 15 14 18   21 HONG KONG  61.23 61.23 58.11 59.66 56.50 57.17 55.79 56.53  
22 UNITED STATES  * ↓ 20 11 21 26 16 16 14   22 CANADA  61.12 61.12 62.95 59.47 63.95 62.65 66.83 70.75  
23 PORTUGAL   26 30 30 22 25 22 20   23 NAMIBIA  61.01 61.01 60.34 58.93 62.78 61.75      
24 HONG KONG  * ↓ 22 27 25 29 24 23 23   24 RUSSIA ↓ 60.85 63.09 65.20 64.12 63.25 63.54 64.12 61.14  
25 BRAZIL  *  24 23 28 23 35 X 27   25 BRAZIL   58.89 58.89 56.81 55.91 50.67 48.44   50.95  
26 CANADA  *  25 22 18 27 18 20 17   26 BELGIUM   57.57 55.74 58.09 56.94     54.50 55.72  
27 CHILE  *  27 24 22 25 34 X 26   27 CHILE ↑ 53.83 53.83 54.36 56.48 55.08 56.92   55.44  
28 GERMANY  *  28 25 23 17 27 27 X   28 SOUTH KOREA ↑ 53.11 53.11 53.59 53.34 55.50 56.70      
29 KENYA  *  29 28 26 21 22 X X   29 SWITZERLAND ↑ 52.60 52.60 53.24            
30 ZIMBABWE  *  30 33 33 31 26 25 X   30 KENYA ↑ 52.55 52.55 52.79 54.24 59.28 55.89      
31 SOUTH KOREA  *  31 31 31 24 28 X X   31 COLOMBIA ↑ 51.92 51.92 49.84 48.36 47.97   46.37    
32 COLOMBIA  *  32 35 35 33 X 28 X   32 ZIMBABWE ↑ 50.69 50.69 49.28 47.59 49.99 53.24 55.83    
33 MEXICO  *  33 37 36 34 X 29 28   33 IVORY COAST ↑ 47.57 47.57 46.59            
34 PARAGUAY  *  34 36 34 32 33 X X   34 MEXICO ↑ 47.55 47.55 45.66 45.12 45.62   41.47 39.38  
35 SWITZERLAND  *  35 40 X X X X X   35 PARAGUAY ↑ 46.90 46.90 49.59 48.54 49.46 50.46      
36 IVORY COAST  *  36 41 X X X X X   36 MALAYSIA ↑ 46.12 46.12 46.26     43.53      
37 GIBRALTAR  *  37 43 X X X X X   37 CAYMAN ISLANDS ↑ 42.99 42.99              
38 MALAYSIA  *  38 X X X 30 X X   X GERMANY     54.26 57.83 60.04 58.99 56.69 56.32    
39 CAYMAN ISLANDS  *  39 X X X X X X   X TUNISIA     48.53 47.26   49.11   48.25  
40 BERMUDA  *  40 X X X X X X   X UGANDA     48.34 50.69 47.44        
X UGANDA * X 29 27 30 X X X   X MOROCCO     46.33            
X TUNISIA * X 32 32 X 29 X 25   X COOK ISLANDS     45.11            
X MOROCCO * X 34 X X X X X   X SENEGAL     44.82 45.85 48.79        
X SENEGAL * X 39 38 X X X X   X GUYANA     43.15            
X UNITED ARAB EMIRATES * X 42 X X X X X   X PAPUA NEW GUINEA         39.27        
X COOK ISLANDS * X 44 X X X X X   X KAZAKHSTAN           48.14      
X GUYANA * X 45 X X X X X   X MADAGASCAR               51.13  
X PAPUA NEW GUINEA * X 38 37 35 X X X   X SRI LANKA               49.66  
X ALGERIA * X X X X 31 X X   X POLAND               52.32  
X KAZAKHSTAN * X X X X 32 X X    
X MADAGASCAR * X X X X X X 29    
X SRI LANKA * X X X X X X 30    
X POLAND * X X X X X X 31    
  * Yet to qualify for this table in 2020