Name Birthday Team Country Score
1. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956 Skil
IRL
5295
2. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958 Panasonic
AUS
3652
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954 La Vie Claire
FRA
3328
4. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961 La Vie Claire
USA
3168
5. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962 Panasonic
BEL
2643
6. Acacio DA SILVA 02-Jan-1961 Malvor
POR
2239
7. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958 Peugeot
GBR
2197
8. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960 Orbea
ESP
2124
9. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946 Kwantum
NED
2094
10. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959 La Redoute
IRL
2048
11. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959 Kwantum
NED
2028
12. Jorg MÜLLER 23-Jan-1961 Skil
SUI
1878
13. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957 Hitachi - Splendor - Sunair
BEL
1877
14. Peio RUIZ CABESTANY 17-Mar-1962 Seat
ESP
1737
15. Marc MADIOT 16-Apr-1959 Renault
FRA
1656
16. Niki RUTTIMANN 18-Aug-1962 La Vie Claire
SUI
1563
17. Jeff LIECKENS 26-Mar-1959 Lotto - Eddy Merckx
BEL
1479
18. Eric CARITOUX 16-Aug-1960 Skil
FRA
1443
19. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951 Gis
ITA
1387
20. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960 Panasonic
NED
1387
21. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960 Sammontana
ITA
1380
22. Jose Luis NAVARRO MARTINEZ 28-Jul-1962 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin
ESP
1358
23. Kim ANDERSEN 10-Feb-1958 La Vie Claire
DEN
1352
24. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953 Kwantum
BEL
1344
25. Steve BAUER 12-Jun-1959 La Vie Claire
CAN
1343
26. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956 Vini Ricordi - Pinarello - Sidermec
NED
1287
27. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957 Alpilatte
ESP
1251
28. Inaki GASTON 25-May-1963 Reynolds
ESP
1159
29. Alvaro PINO 17-Aug-1956 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin
ESP
1136
30. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949 Verandalux
NED
1129
31. Frederic VICHOT 01-May-1959 Skil
FRA
1124
32. Francis CASTAING 22-Apr-1959 Peugeot
FRA
1091
33. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953 Supermercati Brianzoli
ITA
1082
34. Pascal SIMON 27-Sep-1956 Peugeot
FRA
1063
35. Stefan MUTTER 03-Oct-1956 Carrera
SUI
1053
36. Fabio PARRA 22-Nov-1959 Cafe de Colombia
COL
1035
37. Marc SERGEANT 16-Aug-1959 Lotto - Eddy Merckx
BEL
1032
38. Jose RECIO 24-Jan-1957 Kelme
ESP
1029
39. Peter WINNEN 05-Sep-1957 Panasonic
NED
1025
40. Silvano CONTINI 15-Jan-1958 Ariostea
ITA
1016
41. José Francisco RODRIGUEZ MALDONADO 05-Jun-1960 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin
COL
1006
42. Eddy PLANCKAERT 22-Sep-1958 Panasonic
BEL
1000
43. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957 Del Tongo
ITA
993
44. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962 Renault
FRA
959
45. Celestino PRIETO 29-Jan-1961 Reynolds
ESP
944
46. Johan LAMMERTS 02-Oct-1960 Panasonic
NED
890
47. Luis HERRERA 04-May-1961 Cafe de Colombia
COL
887
48. Tommy PRIM 29-Jul-1955 Sammontana
SWE
876
49. Urs FREULER 06-Nov-1958 Atala
SUI
875
50. Teun VAN VLIET 22-Mar-1962 Verandalux
NED
871
51. Pierre BAZZO 17-Jan-1954 Fagor
FRA
858
52. Dominique GARDE 18-Mar-1959 Skil
FRA
843
53. Benny VAN BRABANT 08-May-1959 Tönissteiner - TW Rock - BASF - Humo
BEL
832
54. Rudy DHAENENS 10-Apr-1961 Hitachi - Splendor - Sunair
BEL
811
55. Gerard VELDSCHOLTEN 19-Aug-1959 Panasonic
NED
807
56. Leo VAN VLIET 15-Nov-1955 Kwantum
NED
804
57. Robert FOREST 18-Nov-1961 Peugeot
FRA
803
58. Mario BECCIA 16-Aug-1955 Malvor
ITA
793
59. Federico ECHAVE 20-Jul-1960 Teka
ESP
786
60. Jean Philippe VAN DEN BRANDE 04-Dec-1955 Hitachi - Splendor - Sunair
BEL
776
61. Dominique ARNAUD 19-Sep-1955 La Vie Claire
FRA
757
62. Jesus BLANCO VILLAR 26-Mar-1963 Teka
ESP
749
63. Rudy MATTHIJS 03-Mar-1959 Hitachi - Splendor - Sunair
BEL
734
64. Bert OOSTERBOSCH 30-Jul-1957 Panasonic
NED
734
65. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951 Skil
NED
723
66. Eddy SCHEPERS 12-Dec-1955 Lotto - Eddy Merckx
BEL
723
67. Emanuele BOMBINI 02-Jul-1959 Del Tongo
ITA
721
68. Gilbert DUCLOS LASSALLE 25-Aug-1954 Peugeot
FRA
718
69. Guido BONTEMPI 12-Jan-1960 Carrera
ITA
717
70. Claudio CORTI 01-Mar-1955 Supermercati Brianzoli
ITA
708
71. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950 Atala
ITA
704
72. Theo DE ROOIJ 25-Apr-1957 Panasonic
NED
694
73. Edouardo CHOZAS 05-Jul-1960 Reynolds
ESP
694
74. Vicente BELDA 12-Sep-1954 Kelme
ESP
688
75. Michael WILSON 15-Jan-1960 Alpilatte
AUS
688
76. Alberto VOLPI 09-Dec-1962 Sammontana
ITA
675
77. Beat BREU 23-Oct-1957 Carrera
SUI
666
78. Franco CHIOCCIOLI 25-Aug-1959 Fanini
ITA
647
79. Marino AMADORI 09-Apr-1957 Alpilatte
ITA
645
80. Jesus RODRIGUEZ MAGRO 28-May-1960 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin
ESP
644
81. Roberto VISENTINI 02-Jun-1957 Carrera
ITA
643
82. Raimund DIETZEN 29-May-1959 Teka
GER
643
83. Juan FERNANDEZ MARTIN 05-Jan-1957 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin
ESP
626
84. Jean Marie GREZET 16-Jan-1959 Cilo
SUI
623
85. Joel PELIER 23-Mar-1962 Skil
FRA
620
86. Thierry MARIE 25-Jun-1963 Renault
FRA
610
87. Julian GOROSPE 22-Mar-1960 Reynolds
ESP
601
88. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953 Panasonic
NED
601
89. Hubert SEIZ 23-Aug-1960 Cilo
SUI
601
90. Silvano RICCO 24-Sep-1959 Dromedario - Laminox - Fibok
ITA
590
91. Alan PEIPER 26-Mar-1960 Peugeot
AUS
586
92. Jose Luis LAGUIA 30-Sep-1959 Reynolds
ESP
581
93. Bruno WOJTINEK 06-Mar-1963 Renault
FRA
577
94. Charly BERARD 27-Sep-1955 La Vie Claire
FRA
575
95. Bruno LEALI 06-Mar-1958 Carrera
ITA
563
96. Giovanni MANTOVANI 05-Feb-1955 Supermercati Brianzoli
ITA
562
97. Jean Claude BAGOT 09-Mar-1958 Fagor
FRA
550
98. Jean Marie WAMPERS 07-Apr-1959 Hitachi - Splendor - Sunair
BEL
546
99. Frank HOSTE 29-Aug-1955 Del Tongo
BEL
526
100. Antonio COLL 06-Apr-1959 Teka
ESP
523
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