Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
4376
2. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951 Sanson
ITA
3366
3. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954 Raleigh
GER
3229
4. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
2945
5. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947 Brooklyn
BEL
2448
6. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945 Fiat
BEL
2408
7. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948 Peugeot
FRA
2288
8. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946 Miko
NED
2222
9. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953 Scic
ITA
2205
10. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954 Gitane
FRA
2127
11. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949 Raleigh
NED
2118
12. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952 Frisol
NED
1900
13. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946 Lejeune - BP
BEL
1848
14. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951 Raleigh
NED
1779
15. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947 Teka
ESP
1586
16. Klaus Peter THALER 14-May-1949 Teka
GER
1580
17. Johan DE MUYNCK 30-May-1948 Brooklyn
BEL
1376
18. Jean Luc VANDENBROUCKE 31-May-1955 Peugeot
BEL
1376
19. Alfio VANDI 07-Dec-1955 Magniflex
ITA
1281
20. Ronald DE WITTE 21-Oct-1946 Brooklyn
BEL
1262
21. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943 Teka
POR
1253
22. Bert PRONK 24-Oct-1950 Raleigh
NED
1250
23. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947 Kas
ESP
1247
24. Joseph BRUYERE 05-Oct-1948 Fiat
BEL
1245
25. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957 Scic
ITA
1193
26. Jacques ESCLASSAN 03-Sep-1948 Peugeot
FRA
1187
27. Jean Pierre DANGUILLAUME 25-May-1946 Peugeot
FRA
1119
28. Rik VAN LINDEN 28-Jul-1949 Bianchi
BEL
1103
29. Jose Luis VIEJO 02-Nov-1949 Kas
ESP
1101
30. Patrick SERCU 27-Jun-1944 Fiat
BEL
1084
31. Michel LAURENT 10-Aug-1953 Peugeot
FRA
1081
32. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
1078
33. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943 Kas
ESP
1054
34. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
1045
35. Pedro TORRES 27-Apr-1949 Teka
ESP
978
36. Willy TEIRLINCK 10-Aug-1948 Gitane
BEL
975
37. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950 Jolly
ITA
918
38. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
IRL
915
39. Marc DEMEYER 19-Apr-1950 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
909
40. Pierre Raymond VILLEMIANE 12-Mar-1951 Gitane
FRA
905
41. Mario BECCIA 16-Aug-1955 Sanson
ITA
903
42. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945 Scic
ITA
902
43. Andre DIERICKX 29-Oct-1947 Maes
BEL
859
44. Jose Enrique CIMA 16-Jun-1952 Kas
ESP
857
45. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943 Miko
FRA
852
46. Piet VAN KATWIJK 27-Feb-1950 Raleigh
NED
819
47. Wilfried WESEMAEL 13-Jan-1950 Frisol
BEL
813
48. Regis OVION 03-Mar-1949 Peugeot
FRA
813
49. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942 Bianchi
ITA
806
50. Giacinto SANTAMBROGIO 25-Apr-1945 Bianchi
ITA
779
51. Bernt JOHANSSON 18-Apr-1953 Fiorella
SWE
768
52. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940 Vibor
ITA
764
53. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
741
54. Jose Antonio GONZALEZ LINARES 25-Feb-1946 Kas
ESP
735
55. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953 Raleigh
NED
727
56. Raymond MARTIN 22-May-1949 Miko
FRA
705
57. Andre CHALMEL 10-Oct-1949 Gitane
FRA
705
58. Jose NAZABAL MIMENDIA 01-Jul-1951 Kas
ESP
700
59. Jacques BOSSIS 22-Dec-1952 Gitane
FRA
685
60. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936 Miko
FRA
668
61. Gonzalo AJA 13-Jul-1946 Teka
ESP
665
62. Wilmo FRANCIONI 08-Nov-1948 Magniflex
ITA
650
63. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
648
64. Bernard VALLET 18-Jan-1954 Miko
FRA
629
65. Roger LEGEAY 08-Aug-1949 Lejeune - BP
FRA
625
66. Vittorio ALGERI 03-Jan-1953 GBC
ITA
625
67. Jose MARTINS 19-Sep-1951 Kas
POR
623
68. Paul WELLENS 27-Jun-1952 Frisol
BEL
620
69. Giuseppe PERLETTO 02-May-1948 Magniflex
ITA
608
70. Enrique MARTINEZ HEREDIA 27-Jan-1953 Kas
ESP
607
71. Christian SEZNEC 19-Nov-1952 Miko
FRA
605
72. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942 Raleigh
NED
604
73. Knut KNUDSEN 12-Oct-1950 Jolly
NOR
602
74. Walter PLANCKAERT 08-Apr-1948 Maes
BEL
588
75. Fernando MENDÈS DOS REIS 15-Sep-1946 Teka
POR
587
76. Enrico PAOLINI 26-Mar-1945 Scic
ITA
586
77. Alain MESLET 08-Feb-1950 Gitane
FRA
573
78. Fedor DEN HERTOG 20-Apr-1946 Frisol
NED
557
79. Patrick BEON 05-Feb-1950 Peugeot
FRA
540
80. Charly ROUXEL 06-Apr-1948 Miko
FRA
538
81. Gary CLIVELY 24-Jul-1955 Magniflex
AUS
534
82. Joseph FUCHS 24-Jul-1948 Sanson
SUI
534
83. Barry HOBAN 05-Feb-1940 Miko
GBR
532
84. Javier ELORRIAGA 03-Dec-1947 Teka
ESP
531
85. Edward JANSSENS 18-Jan-1946 Fiat
BEL
529
86. Rafael LADRON DE GUEVARRA 03-Oct-1952 Kas
ESP
520
87. Claudio BORTOLOTTO 19-Mar-1952 Sanson
ITA
512
88. Cees PRIEM 27-Oct-1950 Frisol
NED
504
89. Jos JACOBS 28-Jan-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
499
90. Walter RICCOMI 18-Jan-1950 Scic
ITA
499
91. Guy SIBILLE 25-Aug-1948 Peugeot
FRA
497
92. Giancarlo BELLINI 15-Sep-1945 Brooklyn
ITA
493
93. Benny SCHEPMANS 19-Dec-1953 Frisol
BEL
485
94. Jos SCHIPPER 10-Jun-1951 Ebo - Superia
NED
483
95. Vicente LOPEZ CARRIL 02-Dec-1942 Kas
ESP
479
96. Willem PEETERS 20-May-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
477
97. Antonio MENENDEZ 18-Aug-1946 Kas
ESP
468
98. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945 Frisol
ESP
468
99. Albert ZWEIFEL 07-Jun-1949 Sempione
SUI
468
100. Uelli SUTTER 16-Mar-1947 Zonca
SUI
465
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This is the ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world in 1977. 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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