WESPA's Ratings Committee monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of different ratings systems, to achieve the fairest possible rating of all international players.

NEWSFLASH • Aardvark

Players must now have played in the previous two years to maintain their WESPA ranking — down from three years. The criterion for entering the rankings — 50 games — remains unchanged. Explore historical ratings data through the Aardvark tool here.

The WESPA Ratings Officer updates the using the latest results of approved tournaments. Rankings are given to those who have played in the past two years and have reached 50 games in international WESPA-rated tournaments.

See the latest standings here. There is also a current top 10 available on the home page, for quick reference.

The committee is investigating ways to: