Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
3230
2. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
3028
3. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920 Nivea
ITA
2322
4. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925 St. Raphael
FRA
2226
5. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925 Faema - Guerra
SUI
2025
6. Bruno MONTI 12-Jun-1930 Lygie
ITA
1845
7. Antonin ROLLAND 03-Sep-1924 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
1790
8. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925 Bottecchia
ITA
1751
9. Jean BRANKART 12-Jul-1930 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
1695
10. Gilbert BAUVIN 04-Aug-1927 St. Raphael
FRA
1498
11. Germain DERIJCKE 02-Nov-1929 Alcyon - Dunlop
BEL
1453
12. Wout WAGTMANS 10-Nov-1929 Locomotief - Vredestein
NED
1361
13. Alessandro FANTINI 01-Jan-1932 Lygie
ITA
1325
14. Jean BOBET 22-Feb-1930 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
1324
15. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
BEL
1321
16. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923 Alcyon - Dunlop
NED
1313
17. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
1303
18. Bernard GAUTHIER 22-Sep-1924 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
1280
19. Max SCHELLENBERG 06-Oct-1927 Tigra
SUI
1265
20. Jesus LORONO 26-Jan-1926 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
1242
21. Agostino COLETTO 14-Aug-1927 Fréjus
ITA
1216
22. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919 Bianchi
ITA
1192
23. Giancarlo ASTRUA 11-Aug-1927 Lygie
ITA
1192
24. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
1175
25. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
1167
26. Gabriel COMPANY 16-May-1930 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
1114
27. Jean DOTTO 27-Mar-1928 Terrot - Hutchinson
FRA
1104
28. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932 Magnat - Debon
LUX
1091
29. Jean FORESTIER 07-Oct-1930 Follis - Dunlop
FRA
1082
30. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919 La Perle - Hutchinson
SUI
1075
31. Vicente ITURAT 22-Aug-1928 Feru
ESP
1043
32. Rino BENEDETTI 18-Nov-1928 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
1041
33. Salvador BOTELLA 27-Mar-1929 Terrot - Hutchinson
ESP
1041
34. Bernardo RUIZ NAVARRETE 08-Jan-1925 Ignis
ESP
1023
35. Carlo CLERICI 03-Sep-1929 Condor
SUI
979
36. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
967
37. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
963
38. Antonio GELABERT AMENGUAL 07-Sep-1921 R.C.D. Espanol - Mobylette - GAC
ESP
955
39. Rene PRIVAT 04-Dec-1930 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
FRA
868
40. Rene STREHLER 13-Apr-1934 Condor
SUI
859
41. Jan NOLTEN 20-Jan-1930 Locomotief - Vredestein
NED
858
42. Cleto MAULE 14-Mar-1931 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
841
43. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919 Alcyon - Dunlop
BEL
839
44. Louis CAPUT 23-Jan-1921 Arliguie - Hutchinson
FRA
838
45. Pierre MOLINERIS 21-May-1920 Alcyon - Dunlop
FRA
838
46. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929 La Perle - Hutchinson
FRA
837
47. Otto MEILI 14-Apr-1929 Tigra
SUI
780
48. Hein VAN BREENEN 12-Jun-1929 Locomotief - Vredestein
NED
776
49. Jacques DUPONT 19-Jun-1928 La Perle - Hutchinson
FRA
774
50. Jose GOMEZ DEL MORAL 04-Dec-1931 R.C.D. Espanol - Mobylette - GAC
ESP
774
51. Danilo BAROZZI 21-Aug-1927 Atala - Pirelli
ITA
761
52. Antonio JIMENEZ QUILES 13-Jul-1934 Gamma
ESP
754
53. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928 Terrot - Hutchinson
ESP
748
54. Angelo CONTERNO 13-Mar-1925 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
737
55. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
732
56. Pierino BAFFI 15-Sep-1930 Nivea
ITA
729
57. Aldo MOSER 07-Feb-1934 Torpado - Ursus
ITA
707
58. Maurice QUENTIN 02-Jun-1920 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
703
59. Georges GAY 21-Mar-1926 Rochet - Dunlop
FRA
702
60. Francois MAHE 02-Sep-1930 Le Français
FRA
648
61. Eugenio BERTOGLIO 24-Apr-1929 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
646
62. Jose SERRA GIL 23-Dec-1923 Feru
ESP
627
63. Giorgio ALBANI 15-Jun-1929 Legnano
ITA
621
64. Alex CLOSE 26-Nov-1921 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
620
65. Mario BARONI 11-Mar-1927 Nivea
ITA
618
66. Vincent VITETTA 01-Oct-1925 Alcyon - Dunlop
FRA
617
67. Nello LAUREDI 05-Oct-1924 Vampire
FRA
613
68. Roger BUCHONNET 30-May-1926 Rochet - Dunlop
FRA
593
69. Emilio RODRIGUEZ BARROS 28-Nov-1923 Mariotas
ESP
589
70. Kurt SCHNEIDER 01-Sep-1932 Bertin - Huret
AUT
586
71. Jean ADRIAENSENS 06-Jun-1932 Libertas - Girardengo - Huret
BEL
584
72. Marcel JANSSENS 30-Dec-1931 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
582
73. Arrigo PADOVAN 16-Jun-1927 Juvela
ITA
570
74. Carmelo MORALES EROSTARBE 04-Dec-1930 Gamma
ESP
563
75. Pietro GIUDICI 28-Jul-1921 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
562
76. Jean Marie CIELESKA 19-Feb-1928 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
558
77. Raymond HOORELBEEKE 03-Jan-1930 Alcyon - Dunlop
FRA
552
78. Daan DE GROOT 25-May-1933 D'Alessandro
NED
542
79. Ugo ANZILE 02-Feb-1931 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson
ITA
539
80. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934 La Perle - Hutchinson
FRA
537
81. Roger DECOCK 20-Apr-1927 Girardengo - Eldorado
BEL
537
82. Walter SERENA 03-Apr-1928 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
525
83. Marcel ERNZER 23-Mar-1926 Mondia
LUX
519
84. Giuseppe MINARDI 18-Mar-1928 Legnano
ITA
515
85. Luciano PEZZI 07-Feb-1921 Lygie
ITA
513
86. Nicolas BARONE 06-Mar-1931 Follis - Dunlop
FRA
511
87. Andres TROBAT GARCIAS 04-Sep-1925 Mariotas
ESP
509
88. Ernest STERCKX 01-Dec-1922 L'Avenir
BEL
500
89. Brian ROBINSON 03-Nov-1930 Hercules
GBR
500
90. Roger WALKOWIAK 02-Mar-1927 Gitane - Hutchinson
FRA
494
91. Edgard SORGELOOS 14-Dec-1930 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
492
92. Emiel VAN CAUTER 02-Dec-1931 Elvé - Peugeot
BEL
479
93. Gunther PANKOKE 13-Aug-1925 Rüberg - Kette
GER
477
94. Antonio ULIANA 16-Jul-1931 Leo - Chlorodont
ESP
466
95. Francisco MORENO MARTINEZ 14-Mar-1931 Minaco
ESP
454
96. Francesc MASIP 08-Aug-1926 Splendid - D'Alessandro
ESP
452
97. Giuseppe BURATTI 03-Nov-1929 Leo - Chlorodont
ITA
452
98. Max COHEN 23-Apr-1932 Rochet - Dunlop
FRA
449
99. Cosme BARRUTIA ITURRIAGOITIA 27-Sep-1929 Mariotas
ESP
448
100. Joseph SCHILS 04-Sep-1931 Van Hauwaert - Maes Pils
BEL
439
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This is the ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world in 1955. Use the year and country filters below to look at the same overall ranking until a specific year in the past and/or for a specific country. Riders score points based on their results in the races. These points depend on the (historic) importance of the race, the competition during the race and the toughness of the course. Click on any rider to get an all time overview of the rider with details on the scores and rank for the various seasons and the most important results for each year.

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