Tuesday, 13 September 2016

International Korfball Rankings released

Korfball Rankings released by International Korfball Federation
The International Korfball Federation has released updated world rankings. Some significant changes are there. Belgium, China, Czech Republic and Germany have changed positions and so have Catalonia, Portugal and Australia. World champions The Netherlands is at tops. Chinese Taipei is second, England is third.
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 "... The rankings are next due to be updated in November following the IKF European Korfball Championship and IKF Asia Korfball Championship.
The IKF rankings at the end of this year will be used to make the draw for the 2017 World Games, which are scheduled to take place from July 20 to 30. ..."
"... With some continental championships changing from four-yearly to biennial cycles, weighting reductions are due to be revised in November to reflect this. ..."
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Find this at http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1040937/international-korfball-federation-releases-updated-world-rankings .

There are the updated IKF world rankings. The order is
Ranking, Country, Country Code, Points
1 Netherlands NED 359.500
2 Chinese Taipei TPE 339.000
3 England ENG 312.750
4 Belgium BEL 293.000
5 China CHN 288.250
6 Czech Rep. CZE 281.500
7 Germany GER 278.500
8 Catalonia CAT 246.000
9 Portugal POR 245.250
10 Hong Kong China HKG 243.500
11 Hungary HUN 241.000
12 Russia RUS 227.500
13 Australia AUS 224.500
14 Poland POL 219.750
15 South Africa RSA 210.250
16 Turkey TUR 174.000
17 Scotland SCO 159.500
18 Ireland IRE 148.250
19 Brazil BRA 145.250
20 Serbia SRB 144.000
21 New Zealand NZL 141.000
22 Malaysia MAS 139.500
23 Slovakia SVK 136.750
24 Zimbabwe ZIM 126.000
25 Wales WAL 110.250
26 Korea KOR 107.500
27 Sweden SWE 100.000
28 Macau China MAC 99.750
29 France FRA 92.000
30 Colombia COL 85.750
31 Greece GRE 79.500
32 Japan JPN 76.250
33 Romania ROU 66.250
34 Zambia ZAM 59.250
35 India IND 49.500
36 Dominican Rep. DOM 46.000
37 Indonesia INA 41.750
38 Phillipines PHI 32.000
39 Mexico MEX 31.500
40 Malawi MAW 28.500
41 Armenia ARM 11.000
42 Luxembourg LUX 10.000
42 United States USA 10.000
44 Costa Rica CRC 9.000
45 Italy ITA 7.000
46 Bulgaria BUL 5.000
47 Singapore SIN 4.000
48 Cyprus CYP 3.000
48 Nepal NEP 3.000
48 Pakistan PAK 3.000
51 Argentina ARG 1.000
51 Aruba ARU 1.000
51 Belarus BLR 1.000
51 Bosnia & Herzegovina BIH 1.000
51 Botswana BOT 1.000
51 Cameroun CMR 1.000
51 Canada CAN 1.000
51 Croatia CRO 1.000
51 Curacao CUR 1.000
51 Finland FIN 1.000
51 Georgia GEO 1.000
51 Ghana GHA 1.000
51 Ivory Coast CIV 1.000
51 Mongolia MGL 1.000
51 Sri Lanka SRI 1.000
51 Switzerland SUI 1.000
Source for the above list is a page whose link is provided on the page whose link is provided earlier on this post.