The Men in Blue have seen their stock rise significantly despite losing their last game to Mayanmar (155) 1-0 earlier this month. India are ranked above Bangladesh (157), Pakistan (171), Sri Lanka (173) and Nepal (175) among the teams from the sub-continent.
The national team don't have any immediate fixtures lined up but will be in action once again when they take on Malaysia (164) in a friendly in September before taking part in the SAFF Championships. There have been talks of organizing another friendly in June but nothing has been finalised yet.
Japan are the highest Asian ranked nation at 26th spot followed by Australia at 39 and South Korea at 47.
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