# Winning Percentage Calculator

## What is Winning percentage?

Winning percentage is a number which is calculated by dividing the number of matches Win over total number of matches played. Winning percentage shows the ability of a team and shows its presence or absence will have an impact on a tournament or competition.

## Formula for Winning Percentage?

Calculation of the winning percentage is equivalent to number of wins in total number of games. If there is no match abandoned or drawn, then you will divide the number of wins over total number of matches played.

winning percentage = match wins / total matches.

### For Example

If a team played 54 matches and win 35 from all the matches played.

Then

Winning percentage % = 35/54

Winning percentage % = 64.81%.

### Formula for Winning Percentage with tie matches

Here is the formula with example, explaining how to calculate winning %, when there are tie matches or drawn matches in all the matches (games) played.

winning percentage % = (match wins + 0.5 * ties) / total matches

If a team played 54 matches and win 35 from all the matches played. While there are 3 drawn matches also between the two teams.

Then

Winning percentage % = (35 + 0.5 * 3) / 54

Winning percentage % = 67.59%