Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
4187
2. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951 Sanson
ITA
3147
3. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954 TI - Raleigh
GER
3018
4. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
2753
5. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947 Brooklyn
BEL
2414
6. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945 Fiat France
BEL
2251
7. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
2139
8. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
2120
9. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949 TI - Raleigh
NED
2091
10. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
NED
2077
11. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953 Scic
ITA
2061
12. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
NED
1776
13. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946 Lejeune - BP
BEL
1728
14. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951 TI - Raleigh
NED
1663
15. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947 Teka
ESP
1483
16. Klaus Peter THALER 14-May-1949 Teka
GER
1477
17. Jean Luc VANDENBROUCKE 31-May-1955 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
BEL
1375
18. Johan DE MUYNCK 30-May-1948 Brooklyn
BEL
1286
19. Alfio VANDI 07-Dec-1955 Magniflex - Torpado
ITA
1197
20. Ronald DE WITTE 21-Oct-1946 Brooklyn
BEL
1180
21. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943 Teka
POR
1171
22. Bert PRONK 24-Oct-1950 TI - Raleigh
NED
1168
23. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
1166
24. Joseph BRUYERE 05-Oct-1948 Fiat France
BEL
1164
25. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957 Scic
ITA
1115
26. Jacques ESCLASSAN 03-Sep-1948 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
1110
27. Jean Pierre DANGUILLAUME 25-May-1946 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
1046
28. Rik VAN LINDEN 28-Jul-1949 Bianchi - Campagnolo
BEL
1031
29. Jose Luis VIEJO 02-Nov-1949 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
1029
30. Patrick SERCU 27-Jun-1944 Fiat France
BEL
1013
31. Michel LAURENT 10-Aug-1953 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
1011
32. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
1008
33. Marc DEMEYER 19-Apr-1950 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
1007
34. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
1003
35. Willy TEIRLINCK 10-Aug-1948 Gitane - Campagnolo
BEL
993
36. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
985
37. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
977
38. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
IRL
929
39. Andre DIERICKX 29-Oct-1947 Maes Pils - Mini-Flat
BEL
922
40. Pedro TORRES 27-Apr-1949 Teka
ESP
914
41. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950 Jollj Ceramica
ITA
858
42. Pierre Raymond VILLEMIANE 12-Mar-1951 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
846
43. Mario BECCIA 16-Aug-1955 Sanson
ITA
844
44. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945 Scic
ITA
843
45. Piet VAN KATWIJK 27-Feb-1950 TI - Raleigh
NED
812
46. Jose Enrique CIMA 16-Jun-1952 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
801
47. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
796
48. Wilfried WESEMAEL 13-Jan-1950 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
BEL
760
49. Regis OVION 03-Mar-1949 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
760
50. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942 Bianchi - Campagnolo
ITA
753
51. Giacinto SANTAMBROGIO 25-Apr-1945 Bianchi - Campagnolo
ITA
728
52. Bernt JOHANSSON 18-Apr-1953 Fiorella
SWE
718
53. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940 Vibor
ITA
714
54. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953 TI - Raleigh
NED
703
55. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
693
56. Jose Antonio GONZALEZ LINARES 25-Feb-1946 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
687
57. Raymond MARTIN 22-May-1949 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
659
58. Andre CHALMEL 10-Oct-1949 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
659
59. Jose NAZABAL MIMENDIA 01-Jul-1951 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
654
60. Jacques BOSSIS 22-Dec-1952 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
640
61. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
624
62. Gonzalo AJA 13-Jul-1946 Teka
ESP
622
63. Wilmo FRANCIONI 08-Nov-1948 Magniflex - Torpado
ITA
608
64. Paul WELLENS 27-Jun-1952 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
BEL
603
65. Bernard VALLET 18-Jan-1954 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
588
66. Roger LEGEAY 08-Aug-1949 Lejeune - BP
FRA
584
67. Vittorio ALGERI 03-Jan-1953 G.B.C. - Itla - TV Color
ITA
584
68. Jose MARTINS 19-Sep-1951 Kas - Campagnolo
POR
582
69. Giuseppe PERLETTO 02-May-1948 Magniflex - Torpado
ITA
568
70. Enrique MARTINEZ HEREDIA 27-Jan-1953 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
567
71. Christian SEZNEC 19-Nov-1952 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
566
72. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942 TI - Raleigh
NED
565
73. Knut KNUDSEN 12-Oct-1950 Jollj Ceramica
NOR
563
74. Jos JACOBS 28-Jan-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
552
75. Walter PLANCKAERT 08-Apr-1948 Maes Pils - Mini-Flat
BEL
550
76. Fernando MENDÈS DOS REIS 15-Sep-1946 Teka
POR
549
77. Enrico PAOLINI 26-Mar-1945 Scic
ITA
548
78. Alain MESLET 08-Feb-1950 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
536
79. Benny SCHEPMANS 19-Dec-1953 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
BEL
524
80. Fedor DEN HERTOG 20-Apr-1946 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
NED
521
81. Cees PRIEM 27-Oct-1950 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
NED
514
82. Patrick BEON 05-Feb-1950 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
505
83. Charly ROUXEL 06-Apr-1948 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
503
84. Willem PEETERS 20-May-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
502
85. Gary CLIVELY 24-Jul-1955 Magniflex - Torpado
AUS
499
86. Joseph FUCHS 24-Jul-1948 Sanson
SUI
499
87. Barry HOBAN 05-Feb-1940 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
GBR
497
88. Javier ELORRIAGA 03-Dec-1947 Teka
ESP
496
89. Edward JANSSENS 18-Jan-1946 Fiat France
BEL
495
90. Rafael LADRON DE GUEVARRA 03-Oct-1952 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
486
91. Claudio BORTOLOTTO 19-Mar-1952 Sanson
ITA
479
92. Walter RICCOMI 18-Jan-1950 Scic
ITA
466
93. Guy SIBILLE 25-Aug-1948 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
465
94. Rudy PEVENAGE 15-Jun-1954 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
462
95. Giancarlo BELLINI 15-Sep-1945 Brooklyn
ITA
461
96. Jos SCHIPPER 10-Jun-1951 Ebo - Superia
NED
452
97. Vicente LOPEZ CARRIL 02-Dec-1942 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
448
98. Antonio MENENDEZ 18-Aug-1946 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
437
99. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
ESP
437
100. Albert ZWEIFEL 07-Jun-1949 Sempione
SUI
437
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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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