Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934 Ford France - Hutchinson
FRA
2971
2. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942 Salvarani
ITA
2818
3. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937 Molteni
GER
2804
4. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943 Molteni
ITA
2731
5. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940 Pelforth
NED
2527
6. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936 Mercier
FRA
2525
7. Lucien AIMAR 28-Apr-1941 Ford France - Hutchinson
FRA
2461
8. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942 Televizier - Batavus
NED
2174
9. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942 Molteni
ITA
2061
10. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941 Dr. Mann - Grundig
BEL
2035
11. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945 Peugeot
BEL
1993
12. Edward SELS 27-Aug-1941 Solo
BEL
1966
13. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940 Filotex
ITA
1886
14. Francisco GABICA 31-Dec-1937 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
1843
15. Willy PLANCKAERT 05-Apr-1944 Romeo
BEL
1669
16. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941 Sanson
ITA
1662
17. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937 Salvarani
ITA
1627
18. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 Dr. Mann - Grundig
BEL
1606
19. Jose Antonio MOMENE 15-Aug-1940 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
1580
20. Antonio GOMEZ DEL MORAL 15-Nov-1939 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
1451
21. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933 Solo
BEL
1440
22. Rolf MAURER 16-Apr-1938 Filotex
SUI
1398
23. Guido REYBROUCK 25-Dec-1941 Romeo
BEL
1396
24. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943 Fagor
ESP
1277
25. Arie DEN HARTOG 23-Apr-1941 Ford France - Hutchinson
NED
1272
26. Vito TACCONE 08-May-1940 Vittadello
ITA
1258
27. Julio JIMENEZ MUNOZ 28-Oct-1934 Ford France - Hutchinson
ESP
1253
28. Jo DE ROO 05-Jul-1937 Televizier - Batavus
NED
1243
29. Carlos ECHEVERRIA 04-Nov-1940 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
1238
30. Henk NIJDAM 26-Sep-1935 Televizier - Batavus
NED
1221
31. Dino ZANDEGU 31-May-1940 Bianchi - Mobylette
ITA
1211
32. Jos VAN DER VLEUTEN 07-Feb-1943 Televizier - Batavus
NED
1138
33. Valentin URIONA 29-Oct-1940 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
1097
34. Cees HAAST 22-Dec-1938 Televizier - Batavus
NED
1080
35. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932 Ford France - Hutchinson
FRA
1075
36. Franco BALMAMION 11-Jan-1940 Sanson
ITA
1001
37. Flaviano VICENTINI 21-Jun-1942 Legnano
ITA
972
38. Adriano DURANTE 24-Jul-1940 Salvarani
ITA
969
39. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943 Wiel's
BEL
949
40. Georges VAN DEN BERGHE 28-Dec-1941 Romeo
BEL
917
41. Bernard VAN DE KERCKHOVE 08-Jul-1941 Ford France - Hutchinson
BEL
916
42. Marcello MUGNAINI 12-Nov-1940 Filotex
ITA
913
43. Roger PINGEON 28-Aug-1940 Peugeot
FRA
901
44. Jose Maria ERRANDONEA URTIZEBEREA 12-Dec-1940 Fagor
ESP
892
45. Jos SPRUYT 25-Feb-1943 Mercier
BEL
884
46. Michel GRAIN 06-Oct-1942 Ford France - Hutchinson
FRA
881
47. Gregorio SAN MIGUEL 02-Dec-1940 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
867
48. Luis OTANO 26-Jan-1934 Fagor
ESP
833
49. Guido DE ROSSO 28-Sep-1940 Molteni
ITA
810
50. Willy MONTY 11-Oct-1939 Pelforth
BEL
798
51. Huub ZILVERBERG 15-Jan-1939 Televizier - Batavus
NED
770
52. Martin VAN DEN BOSSCHE 10-Mar-1941 Romeo
BEL
765
53. Willy BOCKLANT 26-Jan-1941 Dr. Mann - Grundig
BEL
747
54. Carmine PREZIOSI 08-Jul-1943 Bianchi - Mobylette
ITA
736
55. Jose Manuel LOPEZ RODRIGUEZ 21-Feb-1940 Fagor
ESP
719
56. Frans BRANDS 31-May-1940 Romeo
BEL
711
57. Joaquin GALERA MAGDELANO 26-Mar-1940 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
704
58. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943 Peugeot
FRA
695
59. Aurelio GONZALEZ PUENTE 26-Jul-1940 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
677
60. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938 Mercier
GER
673
61. Eusebio VELEZ 28-Mar-1935 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
670
62. Mariano DIAZ DIAZ 17-Sep-1939 Fagor
ESP
652
63. Karl Heinz KÜNDE 06-Aug-1938 Peugeot
GER
610
64. Andre FOUCHER 02-Oct-1933 Pelforth
FRA
604
65. Armand DESMET 23-Jan-1931 Solo
BEL
600
66. Georges VAN CONINGSLOO 27-Oct-1940 Peugeot
BEL
576
67. Christian RAYMOND 24-Dec-1943 Peugeot
FRA
575
68. Jean Claude LEBAUBE 22-Jul-1937 Kamome
FRA
574
69. Luciano ARMANI 12-Oct-1940 Salvarani
ITA
564
70. Gust DESMET 15-May-1935 Wiel's
BEL
563
71. Ferdinand BRACKE 25-May-1939 Peugeot
BEL
557
72. Adriano PASSUELLO 03-Nov-1942 Legnano
ITA
556
73. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942 Mercier
BEL
552
74. Edy SCHUTZ 15-May-1941 Tigra
LUX
552
75. Rudi ZOLLINGER 10-Mar-1944 Tigra
SUI
551
76. Walter BOUCQUET 11-May-1941 Dr. Mann - Grundig
BEL
547
77. Raffaele MARCOLI 27-Mar-1940 Sanson
ITA
540
78. Jean Claude THEILLIÈRE 23-May-1944 Ford France - Hutchinson
FRA
535
79. Pasquale FABBRI 02-Apr-1942 Filotex
ITA
534
80. Jaime ALOMAR 24-Dec-1937 Fagor
ESP
526
81. Tom SIMPSON 30-Nov-1937 Peugeot
GBR
514
82. Vic VAN SCHIL 21-Dec-1939 Mercier
BEL
510
83. Jan NOLMANS 12-Jul-1944 Dr. Mann - Grundig
BEL
495
84. Ambrogio PORTALUPI 25-Nov-1943 Vittadello
ITA
493
85. Georges GROUSSARD 22-Mar-1937 Pelforth
FRA
481
86. Sebastian ELORZA 17-Jan-1939 Kas - Kaskol
ESP
476
87. Rik WOUTERS 05-Aug-1942 Televizier - Batavus
NED
474
88. Johny SCHLECK 22-Nov-1942 Pelforth
LUX
468
89. Willy IN 'T VEN 01-Mar-1943 Dr. Mann - Grundig
BEL
466
90. Karl BRAND 30-Jan-1941 Tigra
SUI
465
91. Arthur DE CABOOTER 03-Oct-1936 Wiel's
BEL
460
92. Andre ZIMMERMANN 20-Feb-1939 Peugeot
FRA
459
93. Imerio MASSIGNAN 02-Jan-1937 Bianchi - Mobylette
ITA
458
94. Bas MALIEPAARD 03-Apr-1938 Televizier - Batavus
NED
455
95. Paul LEMETEYER 04-Jun-1942 Ford France - Hutchinson
FRA
447
96. Angelino SOLER 26-Nov-1939 Ferrys
ESP
445
97. Jean DUMONT 14-Aug-1943 Peugeot
FRA
443
98. Gines GARCIA 28-Feb-1941 Fagor
ESP
439
99. Silvano SCHIAVON 04-Nov-1942 Legnano
ITA
438
100. Paul GUTTY 04-Nov-1942 Mercier
FRA
437
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This is the ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world in 1966. 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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