Belgium

Ranking 1959

Global # Name Birthday Team Score
1. 2. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933 Faema - Guerra 2600
2. 8. Jos HOEVENAERS 30-Nov-1932 Faema - Guerra 2092
3. 18. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 1250
4. 19. Michel VAN AERDE 02-Oct-1933 Carpano 1222
5. 22. Jean BRANKART 12-Jul-1930 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 1065
6. 23. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931 Carpano 1034
7. 31. Marcel JANSSENS 30-Dec-1931 Flandria - Dr. Mann 971
8. 32. Eddy PAUWELS 02-May-1935 Flandria - Dr. Mann 954
9. 35. Leon VAN DAELE 24-Feb-1933 Flandria - Dr. Mann 904
10. 36. Frans AERENHOUTS 04-Jul-1937 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 897
11. 39. Willy VANNITSEN 08-Feb-1935 Ghigi - Ganna 885
12. 40. Noel FORÉ 23-Dec-1932 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 879
13. 45. Jean ADRIAENSENS 06-Jun-1932 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 828
14. 46. Norbert KERCKHOVE 21-Oct-1932 Faema - Guerra 826
15. 48. Martin VAN GENEUGDEN 21-Jan-1932 Ghigi - Ganna 798
16. 49. Frans SCHOUBBEN 11-Nov-1933 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 798
17. 51. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934 Carpano 758
18. 57. Frans DE MULDER 14-Dec-1937 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 687
19. 59. Petrus OELLIBRANDT 01-Dec-1935 Flandria - Dr. Mann 674
20. 60. Frans VAN LOOVEREN 22-Jun-1932 Faema - Guerra 667
21. 66. Armand DESMET 23-Jan-1931 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 644
22. 74. Hilaire COUVREUR 22-Sep-1924 Faema - Guerra 598
23. 99. Edgard SORGELOOS 14-Dec-1930 Faema - Guerra 466
24. 108. Jan ZAGERS 20-Mar-1931 Libertas - Eura Drinks 436
25. 109. Arthur DE CABOOTER 03-Oct-1936 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 434
26. 118. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 387
27. 119. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925 Faema - Guerra 387
28. 124. Guillaume VAN TONGERLOO 29-Dec-1933 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 359
29. 126. Roger BAENS 18-Aug-1933 Flandria - Dr. Mann 357
30. 131. Camille BUYSSE 08-Jul-1934 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 340
31. 139. Andre NOYELLE 29-Nov-1931 Bertin - Milremo - The Dura 322
32. 140. Jos VLOEBERGHS 15-Nov-1935 Faema - Guerra 317
33. 146. Richard VAN GENECHTEN 23-Jul-1930 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 297
34. 150. Desire KETELEER 13-Jun-1920 Carpano 288
35. 151. Pierre MACHIELS 25-Mar-1931 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 287
36. 161. Leopold ROSSEEL 11-May-1934 Bertin - Milremo - The Dura 264
37. 166. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919 Flandria - Dr. Mann 250
38. 174. Norbert VAN TIEGHEM 11-Sep-1932 Flandria - Dr. Mann 241
39. 176. Andre VLAYEN 17-Mar-1931 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 239
40. 186. Pino CERAMI 28-Apr-1922 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 222
41. 196. Willy TRUYE 06-Apr-1934 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 207
42. 199. Raymond VRANCKEN 04-Aug-1932 Flandria - Dr. Mann 205
43. 200. Karel CLERCKX 02-May-1933 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 203
44. 201. Jos BOSMANS 30-Jan-1933 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 203
45. 203. Yvo MOLENAERS 25-Feb-1934 Ghigi - Ganna 201
46. 209. Maurice MEULEMAN 17-Apr-1934 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 194
47. 210. Henri DE NIJS 08-Mar-1930 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 190
48. 216. Jos THEUNS 08-Sep-1931 Faema - Guerra 184
49. 217. Joseph SCHILS 04-Sep-1931 Faema - Guerra 180
50. 218. Oswald DECLERCQ 26-Oct-1934 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 178
51. 226. Victor WARTEL 18-Aug-1931 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 171
52. 227. Jean VAN GOMPEL 25-Jan-1933 Libertas - Eura Drinks 171
53. 228. Germain DERIJCKE 02-Nov-1929 Carpano 170
54. 235. Gabriel BORRA 05-Jan-1937 Carpano 165
55. 237. Lucien DE MUNSTER 19-Aug-1932 Flandria - Dr. Mann 164
56. 238. Andre MESSELIS 17-Feb-1931 Flandria - Dr. Mann 163
57. 241. Romain VAN WIJNSBERGHE 10-Feb-1937 Bianchi - Pirelli 160
58. 243. Marcel RIJCKAERT 21-Jul-1924 Ghigi - Ganna 157
59. 251. Roger DE CLERCQ 02-Sep-1930 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 146
60. 254. Emile DAEMS 04-Apr-1938 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 143
61. 255. Rene VAN MEENEN 14-Jan-1931 Faema - Guerra 142
62. 257. Henri VAN DEN BOSSCHE 03-May-1933 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 140
63. 260. Louis PROOST 07-Apr-1935 Carpano 135
64. 265. Peter VAN DER PLAETSEN 21-Nov-1932 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 132
65. 269. Roger VINDEVOGEL 17-Oct-1937 Flandria - Dr. Mann 130
66. 271. Jules MERTENS 14-Jan-1932 Flandria - Dr. Mann 129
67. 279. Ernest HEYVAERT 27-Mar-1932 Libertas - Eura Drinks 127
68. 282. Roger DECOCK 20-Apr-1927 Flandria - Dr. Mann 124
69. 297. Georges DE CRAEYE 25-Jul-1933 Flandria - Dr. Mann 112
70. 307. Julien SCHEPENS 19-Dec-1935 Carpano 104
71. 309. Gentiel SAELENS 13-Mar-1932 Flandria - Dr. Mann 103
72. 322. Gustaaf VAN VAERENBERGH 19-Aug-1933 Libertas - Eura Drinks 93
73. 325. Guillaume MICHIELS 23-May-1935 Faema - Guerra 92
74. 332. Rik LUYTEN 11-Jul-1931 Ghigi - Ganna 89
75. 334. Marcel SEYNAEVE 24-Dec-1933 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 88
76. 339. Francis KEMPLAIRE 13-Feb-1934 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 87
77. 341. Jean STORMS 20-Dec-1925 Bertin - Milremo - The Dura 86
78. 342. Daniel DENYS 19-Dec-1931 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 86
79. 347. Willy BUTZEN 27-Feb-1933 Flandria - Dr. Mann 84
80. 348. Lode ANTHONIS 28-Nov-1922 Bertin - Milremo - The Dura 83
81. 349. Willy SCHROEDERS 09-Dec-1932 Faema - Guerra 83
82. 350. Lucien MATHYS 09-Apr-1924 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 82
83. 352. Alfons SWEECK 15-Mar-1936 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 81
84. 357. Marcel BUYS 21-Feb-1931 Libertas - Eura Drinks 75
85. 368. Jos VAN BAEL 30-May-1930 Libertas - Eura Drinks 67
86. 369. Alfons VANDENBRANDEN 15-Feb-1928 Flandria - Dr. Mann 67
87. 372. Roger MOLENAERS 21-Mar-1935 Ghigi - Ganna 64
88. 373. Jean MOXHET 20-Sep-1932 Urago - D'Alessandro 64
89. 385. Joseph MARIEN 19-Mar-1929 Libertas - Eura Drinks 55
90. 392. Valeer PAULISSEN 28-Dec-1936 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 53
91. 397. Alfons HERMANS 04-Apr-1937 Flandria - Dr. Mann 50
92. 400. Joseph VERACHTERT 20-Aug-1932 Flandria - Dr. Mann 49
93. 401. Rene VAN DER VEKEN 27-Jun-1937 Individual 48
94. 403. Gerard DE BORRE 06-May-1930 Plume Sport 46
95. 409. Marcel DE MULDER 29-Mar-1928 Groene Leeuw - Sinalco - SAS 43
96. 410. Leopold SCHAEKEN 12-Jan-1926 Ghigi - Ganna 43
97. 412. Jean LAROY 15-Feb-1931 Plume Sport 42
98. 415. Jules CNOCKAERT 01-Nov-1934 Bertin - Milremo - The Dura 42
99. 420. Laurent CHRISTIAENS 06-Jan-1936 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 41
100. 425. Marcel ONGENAE 03-Jul-1934 Flandria - Dr. Mann 39
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This is the ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world for Belgium in 1959. 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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