Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952 Flandria
BEL
4376
2. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951 Sanson
ITA
3255
3. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954 Raleigh
GER
3229
4. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951 Flandria
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. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954 Gitane
FRA
2127
10. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953 Scic
ITA
2118
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
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. Jean Luc VANDENBROUCKE 31-May-1955 Peugeot
BEL
1257
18. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943 Teka
POR
1253
19. Bert PRONK 24-Oct-1950 Raleigh
NED
1250
20. Joseph BRUYERE 05-Oct-1948 Fiat
BEL
1245
21. Johan DE MUYNCK 30-May-1948 Brooklyn
BEL
1242
22. Ronald DE WITTE 21-Oct-1946 Brooklyn
BEL
1202
23. Alfio VANDI 07-Dec-1955 Magniflex
ITA
1198
24. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947 Kas
ESP
1197
25. Jacques ESCLASSAN 03-Sep-1948 Peugeot
FRA
1187
26. Jean Pierre DANGUILLAUME 25-May-1946 Peugeot
FRA
1119
27. Rik VAN LINDEN 28-Jul-1949 Bianchi
BEL
1103
28. Jose Luis VIEJO 02-Nov-1949 Kas
ESP
1101
29. Patrick SERCU 27-Jun-1944 Fiat
BEL
1084
30. Michel LAURENT 10-Aug-1953 Peugeot
FRA
1081
31. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943 IJsboerke
BEL
1078
32. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957 Scic
ITA
1066
33. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941 IJsboerke
BEL
1045
34. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943 Kas
ESP
1029
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
IRL
915
39. Marc DEMEYER 19-Apr-1950 Flandria
BEL
909
40. Pierre Raymond VILLEMIANE 12-Mar-1951 Gitane
FRA
905
41. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945 Scic
ITA
902
42. Andre DIERICKX 29-Oct-1947 Maes
BEL
859
43. Jose Enrique CIMA 16-Jun-1952 Kas
ESP
857
44. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943 Miko
FRA
852
45. Piet VAN KATWIJK 27-Feb-1950 Raleigh
NED
819
46. Wilfried WESEMAEL 13-Jan-1950 Frisol
BEL
813
47. Regis OVION 03-Mar-1949 Peugeot
FRA
813
48. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942 Bianchi
ITA
806
49. Giacinto SANTAMBROGIO 25-Apr-1945 Bianchi
ITA
779
50. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 IJsboerke
BEL
741
51. Jose Antonio GONZALES LINARES 25-Feb-1946 Kas
ESP
735
52. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953 Raleigh
NED
727
53. Raymond MARTIN 22-May-1949 Miko
FRA
705
54. Andre CHALMEL 10-Oct-1949 Gitane
FRA
705
55. Jose NAZABAL MIMENDIA 01-Jul-1951 Kas
ESP
700
56. Jacques BOSSIS 22-Dec-1952 Gitane
FRA
685
57. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936 Miko
FRA
668
58. Gonzalo AJA 13-Jul-1946 Teka
ESP
665
59. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940 Vibor
ITA
661
60. Wilmo FRANCIONI 08-Nov-1948 Magniflex
ITA
650
61. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953 IJsboerke
BEL
648
62. Bernard VALLET 18-Jan-1954 Miko
FRA
629
63. Roger LEGEAY 08-Aug-1949 Lejeune
FRA
625
64. Vittorio ALGERI 03-Jan-1953 GBC
ITA
625
65. Jose MARTINS 19-Sep-1951 Kas
POR
623
66. Paul WELLENS 27-Jun-1952 Frisol
BEL
620
67. Giuseppe PERLETTO 12-May-1948 Magniflex
ITA
608
68. Enrique MARTINEZ HEREDIA 27-Jan-1953 Kas
ESP
607
69. Christian SEZNEC 19-Nov-1952 Miko
FRA
605
70. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942 Raleigh
NED
604
71. Knut KNUDSEN 12-Oct-1950 Jolly
NOR
602
72. Bernt JOHANSSON 18-Apr-1953 Fiorella
SWE
600
73. Walter PLANCKAERT 08-Apr-1948 Maes
BEL
588
74. Fernando MENDÈS DOS REIS 15-Sep-1946 Teka
POR
587
75. Enrico PAOLINI 26-Mar-1945 Scic
ITA
586
76. Alain MESLET 08-Feb-1950 Gitane
FRA
573
77. Fedor DEN HERTOG 20-Apr-1946 Frisol
NED
557
78. Patrick BEON 05-Feb-1950 Peugeot
FRA
540
79. Charly ROUXEL 06-Apr-1948 Miko
FRA
538
80. Gary CLIVELY 24-Jul-1955 Magniflex
AUS
534
81. Joseph FUCHS 24-Jul-1948 Sanson
SUI
534
82. Barry HOBAN 05-Feb-1940 Miko
GBR
532
83. Javier ELORRIAGA 03-Dec-1947 Teka
ESP
531
84. Edward JANSSENS 18-Jan-1946 Fiat
BEL
529
85. Rafael LADRON DE GUEVARRA 03-Oct-1952 Kas
ESP
520
86. Cees PRIEM 27-Oct-1950 Frisol
NED
504
87. Jos JACOBS 28-Jan-1953 IJsboerke
BEL
499
88. Guy SIBILLE 25-Aug-1948 Peugeot
FRA
497
89. Giancarlo BELLINI 15-Sep-1945 Brooklyn
ITA
493
90. Benny SCHEPMANS 19-Dec-1953 Frisol
BEL
485
91. Jos SCHIPPER 10-Jun-1951 Ebo - Superia
NED
483
92. Vicente LOPEZ CARRIL 02-Dec-1942 Kas
ESP
479
93. Mario BECCIA 16-Aug-1955 Sanson
ITA
478
94. Claudio BORTOLOTTO 19-Mar-1952 Sanson
ITA
478
95. Willem PEETERS 20-May-1953 IJsboerke
BEL
477
96. Antonio MENENDEZ 18-Aug-1946 Kas
ESP
468
97. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945 Frisol
ESP
468
98. Albert ZWEIFEL 07-Jun-1949 Sempione
SUI
468
99. Uelli SUTTER 16-Mar-1947 Zonca
SUI
465
100. Luciano BORGOGNONI 12-Oct-1951 Vibor
ITA
458
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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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