league table

/ˈlig teɪbəl/ (say 'leeg taybuhl)

noun
1. Sport the table of scores, updated with each new game, for teams in a competition.
2. the rankings given to individual people, organisations, etc., within a group: the league table of CEOs.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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