Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
4193
2. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951 Sanson
ITA
3151
3. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954 TI - Raleigh
GER
3023
4. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
2757
5. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947 Brooklyn
BEL
2417
6. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945 Fiat France
BEL
2254
7. Bernard THÉVENET 10-Jan-1948 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
2142
8. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
2123
9. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949 TI - Raleigh
NED
2094
10. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
NED
2080
11. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953 Scic
ITA
2064
12. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
NED
1779
13. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946 Lejeune - BP
BEL
1730
14. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951 TI - Raleigh
NED
1665
15. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947 Teka
ESP
1485
16. Klaus Peter THALER 14-May-1949 Teka
GER
1479
17. Jean Luc VANDENBROUCKE 31-May-1955 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
BEL
1377
18. Johan DE MUYNCK 30-May-1948 Brooklyn
BEL
1288
19. Alfio VANDI 07-Dec-1955 Magniflex - Torpado
ITA
1199
20. Ronald DE WITTE 21-Oct-1946 Brooklyn
BEL
1181
21. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943 Teka
POR
1173
22. Bert PRONK 24-Oct-1950 TI - Raleigh
NED
1170
23. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
1167
24. Joseph BRUYÈRE 05-Oct-1948 Fiat France
BEL
1165
25. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957 Scic
ITA
1117
26. Jacques ESCLASSAN 03-Sep-1948 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
1111
27. Jean Pierre DANGUILLAUME 25-May-1946 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
1047
28. Rik VAN LINDEN 28-Jul-1949 Bianchi - Campagnolo
BEL
1033
29. Jose Luis VIEJO 02-Nov-1949 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
1031
30. Patrick SERCU 27-Jun-1944 Fiat France
BEL
1015
31. Michel LAURENT 10-Aug-1953 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
1012
32. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
1009
33. Marc DEMEYER 19-Apr-1950 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
BEL
1008
34. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
1004
35. Willy TEIRLINCK 10-Aug-1948 Gitane - Campagnolo
BEL
994
36. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
987
37. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
978
38. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956 Flandria - Velda - Latina…
IRL
930
39. Andre DIERICKX 29-Oct-1947 Maes Pils - Mini-Flat
BEL
923
40. Pedro TORRES 27-Apr-1949 Teka
ESP
916
41. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950 Jollj Ceramica
ITA
859
42. Pierre Raymond VILLEMIANE 12-Mar-1951 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
847
43. Mario BECCIA 16-Aug-1955 Sanson
ITA
845
44. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945 Scic
ITA
844
45. Piet VAN KATWIJK 27-Feb-1950 TI - Raleigh
NED
813
46. Jose Enrique CIMA 16-Jun-1952 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
802
47. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
798
48. Wilfried WESEMAEL 13-Jan-1950 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
BEL
761
49. Régis OVION 03-Mar-1949 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
761
50. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942 Bianchi - Campagnolo
ITA
754
51. Giacinto SANTAMBROGIO 25-Apr-1945 Bianchi - Campagnolo
ITA
729
52. Bernt JOHANSSON 18-Apr-1953 Fiorella
SWE
719
53. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940 Vibor
ITA
715
54. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953 TI - Raleigh
NED
704
55. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
694
56. Jose Antonio GONZALEZ LINARES 25-Feb-1946 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
688
57. Raymond MARTIN 22-May-1949 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
660
58. André CHALMEL 10-Oct-1949 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
660
59. Jose NAZABAL MIMENDIA 01-Jul-1951 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
655
60. Jacques BOSSIS 22-Dec-1952 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
641
61. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
625
62. Gonzalo AJA 13-Jul-1946 Teka
ESP
623
63. Wilmo FRANCIONI 08-Nov-1948 Magniflex - Torpado
ITA
608
64. Paul WELLENS 27-Jun-1952 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
BEL
604
65. Bernard VALLET 18-Jan-1954 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
589
66. Roger LEGEAY 08-Aug-1949 Lejeune - BP
FRA
585
67. Vittorio ALGERI 03-Jan-1953 G.B.C. - Itla - TV Color
ITA
585
68. Jose MARTINS 19-Sep-1951 Kas - Campagnolo
POR
583
69. Giuseppe PERLETTO 02-May-1948 Magniflex - Torpado
ITA
569
70. Enrique MARTINEZ HEREDIA 27-Jan-1953 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
568
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
564
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
549
78. Alain MESLET 08-Feb-1950 Gitane - Campagnolo
FRA
536
79. Benny SCHEPMANS 19-Dec-1953 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
BEL
525
80. Fedor DEN HERTOG 20-Apr-1946 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
NED
521
81. Cees PRIEM 27-Oct-1950 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
NED
515
82. Patrick BEON 05-Feb-1950 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
505
83. Charly ROUXEL 06-Apr-1948 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
FRA
504
84. Willem PEETERS 20-May-1953 IJsboerke - Colnago
BEL
503
85. Gary CLIVELY 24-Jul-1955 Magniflex - Torpado
AUS
500
86. Josef FUCHS 24-Jul-1948 Sanson
SUI
500
87. Barry HOBAN 05-Feb-1940 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson
GBR
498
88. Javier ELORRIAGA 03-Dec-1947 Teka
ESP
497
89. Edward JANSSENS 18-Jan-1946 Fiat France
BEL
495
90. Rafael LADRON DE GUEVARRA 03-Oct-1952 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
487
91. Claudio BORTOLOTTO 19-Mar-1952 Sanson
ITA
479
92. Walter RICCOMI 18-Jan-1950 Scic
ITA
467
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
438
99. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945 Frisol - Thirion - Gazelle
ESP
438
100. Albert ZWEIFEL 07-Jun-1949 Sempione
SUI
438
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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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