Name Birthday Team Country Score
101. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 Zeepcentrales
BEL
459
102. Franco CONTI 08-Apr-1951 San Giacomo
ITA
459
103. Roger DE CNIJF 14-Apr-1956 Boule d'Or
BEL
457
104. Ronald DE WITTE 21-Oct-1946 Sanson
BEL
454
105. Jos SCHIPPER Jos SCHIPPER 10-Jun-1951 Marc
NED
449
106. Ludo DELCROIX 28-Oct-1950 IJsboerke
BEL
440
107. Erwin LIENHARD 16-Jan-1957 Willora
SUI
433
108. William TACKAERT 09-Aug-1956 Daf Trucks - Aida
BEL
433
109. Frank HOSTE 29-Aug-1955 Marc
BEL
430
110. Carmelo BARONE 03-Apr-1956 Gis
ITA
428
111. Beat BREU 23-Oct-1957 Willora
SUI
427
112. Leonardo MAZZANTINI 06-Sep-1953 Zonca
ITA
417
113. Giovanni MANTOVANI 05-Feb-1955 Inoxpran
ITA
410
114. Rene DILLEN 18-Jun-1951 Kas
BEL
409
115. Herman BEYSSENS 27-May-1950 Splendor
BEL
403
116. Patrick FRIOU 08-Jan-1955 Miko
FRA
401
117. Roy SCHUITEN 16-Dec-1950 Scic
NED
391
118. Bernardo ALFONSEL 24-Feb-1954 Kas
ESP
387
119. Enrique MARTINEZ HEREDIA 27-Jan-1953 Kas
ESP
386
120. Fedor DEN HERTOG 20-Apr-1946 IJsboerke
NED
385
121. Christian JOURDAN 31-Dec-1954 La Redoute
FRA
382
122. Amilcare SGALBAZZI 11-Jun-1955 Magniflex
ITA
381
123. Cees PRIEM 27-Oct-1950 Raleigh
NED
379
124. Fons VAN KATWIJK 01-Dec-1951 Marc
NED
379
125. Aad VAN DEN HOEK 14-Oct-1951 Raleigh
NED
378
126. Etienne VAN DER HELST 07-Jul-1953 Kas
BEL
374
127. Roberto CERUTI 10-Nov-1953 Magniflex
ITA
373
128. Ferdi VAN DEN HAUTE 25-Jun-1952 Marc
BEL
370
129. Hubert MATHIS 12-Mar-1950 Miko
FRA
369
130. Alain MESLET 08-Feb-1950 Fiat
FRA
359
131. Jacques MICHAUD 11-Jul-1951 Flandria
FRA
359
132. Hendrik DE VOS 13-Oct-1955 Flandria
BEL
353
133. Jose PESARRODONA 01-Feb-1946 Teka
ESP
350
134. Angel ARROYO 02-Aug-1956 Moliner
ESP
349
135. Joel GALLOPIN 29-Jan-1953 Miko
FRA
348
136. Willem PEETERS 20-May-1953 Safir
BEL
342
137. Alberto FERNANDEZ BLANCO 15-Jan-1955 Moliner
ESP
340
138. Pascal SIMON 27-Sep-1956 Peugeot
FRA
338
139. Jan ALING 14-Jun-1949 Marc
NED
334
140. Joseph BORGUET 16-Apr-1951 Kas
BEL
324
141. Jos DE SCHOENMAECKER 02-Oct-1947 Flandria
BEL
322
142. Andre MOLLET 13-Jul-1949 Miko
FRA
319
143. Maurice LE GUILLOUX 14-May-1950 Renault
FRA
318
144. Fridolin KELLER 27-Mar-1954 Willora
SUI
317
145. Javier ELORRIAGA 03-Dec-1947 Novostil
ESP
311
146. Valerio LUALDI 31-Aug-1951 Bianchi
ITA
308
147. Gustaaf VAN ROOSBROECK 16-May-1948 IJsboerke
BEL
299
148. Juan FERNANDEZ MARTIN 05-Jan-1957 Kas
ESP
298
149. Roger LEGEAY 08-Aug-1949 Peugeot
FRA
294
150. Daniel GISIGER 09-Oct-1954 Miko
SUI
291
151. Johan DE MUYNCK 30-May-1948 Bianchi
BEL
287
152. Jesus MANZANEQUE 01-Jan-1943 Pena
ESP
285
153. Sergio PARSANI 28-Aug-1952 Bianchi
ITA
284
154. Vittorio ALGERI 03-Jan-1953 Sapa
ITA
275
155. Jan VAN HOUWELINGEN 12-Jan-1955 Lano
NED
275
156. Jean Marie MICHEL 28-Apr-1955 La Redoute
FRA
275
157. Jean Philippe VAN DEN BRANDE 04-Dec-1955 Safir
BEL
270
158. Hubert ARBES 09-Jan-1950 Renault
FRA
259
159. Guy SIBILLE 25-Aug-1948 Peugeot
FRA
256
160. Benny SCHEPMANS 19-Dec-1953 Safir
BEL
255
161. Rudy COLMAN 15-Jan-1956 IJsboerke
BEL
255
162. Pol VERSCHUERE 18-Jan-1955 Flandria
BEL
255
163. Ennio VANOTTI 13-Sep-1955 Zonca
ITA
251
164. Bernard BOURREAU 02-Sep-1951 Peugeot
FRA
249
165. Adrie VAN HOUWELINGEN 27-Oct-1953 Lano
NED
246
166. Rafael LADRON DE GUEVARRA 03-Oct-1952 Kas
ESP
239
167. Hubert LINARD 26-Feb-1953 Peugeot
FRA
238
168. Graham JONES 28-Oct-1957 Peugeot
GBR
234
169. Sebastian POZO 07-Apr-1951 Transmallorca
ESP
232
170. Bernard BECAAS 23-May-1955 Renault
FRA
231
171. Jose Luis MAYOZ 15-Jan-1954 Novostil
ESP
222
172. Eric VAN DE WIELE 27-Oct-1952 IJsboerke
BEL
221
173. Tonnie HOUBRECHTS 06-Sep-1943 Safir
BEL
217
174. Ferdinand JULIEN 30-Jun-1946 Fiat
FRA
216
175. Angel LOPEZ DEL ALAMO 24-Jul-1949 Pena
ESP
214
176. Claudio TORELLI 23-Jan-1954 Zonca
ITA
213
177. Frans VAN LOOY 26-Aug-1950 Kas
BEL
212
178. Jose Luis VIEJO 02-Nov-1949 Teka
ESP
211
179. Palmiro MASCIARELLI 07-Jan-1953 Sanson
ITA
210
180. Christian POIRIER 06-Dec-1954 La Redoute
FRA
209
181. Gilbert CHAUMAZ 12-Jan-1953 Renault
FRA
202
182. Alain DE CARVALHO 09-Jun-1953 Fiat
FRA
199
183. Jose Enrique CIMA 16-Jun-1952 Transmallorca
ESP
199
184. Patrick PERRET 06-Nov-1953 Peugeot
FRA
197
185. Juan PUJOL 28-May-1952 Transmallorca
ESP
192
186. Gilbert LELAY 17-Oct-1952 Fiat
FRA
192
187. Andres OLIVA 07-Dec-1948 Teka
ESP
191
188. Maurizio BELLET 18-Dec-1952 Daf Trucks - Aida
ITA
191
189. Aldo DONADELLO 19-Apr-1953 Bianchi
ITA
190
190. Jorgen MARCUSSEN 15-May-1950 Magniflex
DEN
188
191. Albert ZWEIFEL 07-Jun-1949 Jelmoli
SUI
188
192. Ludwig WIJNANTS 04-Jul-1956 Miniflat
BEL
188
193. Patrice THEVENARD 25-Oct-1954 Flandria
FRA
186
194. Marcello OSLER 18-Aug-1945 Sanson
ITA
185
195. Leonardo NATALE 25-Oct-1958 Sapa
ITA
185
196. Phil EDWARDS 03-Sep-1949 Sanson
GBR
185
197. Alfredo CHINETTI 11-Jul-1949 Scic
ITA
185
198. Patrick BUSOLINI 14-Nov-1954 Inoxpran
FRA
184
199. Danny CLARK 30-Aug-1951 Marc
AUS
183
200. Salvador JARQUE 18-Sep-1957 Transmallorca
ESP
183
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This is the ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world in 1979. 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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