Belgium

Ranking 1997

Global # Name Birthday Team Score
1. 22. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965 Mapei - GB 1238
2. 46. Peter VAN PETEGEM 18-Jan-1970 TVM - Farm Frites 843
3. 81. Axel MERCKX 08-Aug-1972 Polti 578
4. 84. Jo PLANCKAERT 16-Dec-1970 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 568
5. 87. Wilfried PEETERS 10-Jul-1964 Mapei - GB 555
6. 92. Frank VANDENBROUCKE 06-Nov-1974 Mapei - GB 536
7. 125. Tom STEELS 02-Sep-1971 Mapei - GB 422
8. 150. Hendrik VAN DIJCK 05-Feb-1974 TVM - Farm Frites 359
9. 153. Johan CAPIOT 12-Apr-1964 TVM - Farm Frites 351
10. 168. Marc WAUTERS 23-Feb-1969 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 308
11. 173. Peter FARAZIJN 27-Jan-1969 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 299
12. 187. Ludo DIERCKXSSENS 14-Oct-1964 Tönissteiner - Colnago 260
13. 214. Johan BRUYNEEL 23-Aug-1964 Rabobank 225
14. 216. Carlo BOMANS 10-Jun-1963 Mapei - GB 222
15. 237. Nico MATTAN 17-Jul-1971 Mapei - GB 193
16. 238. Mario AERTS 31-Dec-1974 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 191
17. 246. Wim FEYS 16-Dec-1971 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 182
18. 249. Hans DE CLERCQ 03-Mar-1969 Palmans - Lystex 182
19. 285. Geert VAN BONDT 18-Nov-1970 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 148
20. 315. Ludwig WILLEMS 07-Feb-1966 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 130
21. 332. Frank CORVERS 12-Nov-1969 Team Deutsche Telekom 120
22. 333. Rik VERBRUGGHE 23-Jul-1974 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 117
23. 334. Kurt VAN DE WOUWER 24-Sep-1971 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 117
24. 352. Paul VAN HYFTE 19-Jan-1972 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 108
25. 365. Tom DESMET 29-Nov-1969 Collstrop 103
26. 371. Geert VERHEYEN 10-Mar-1973 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 101
27. 381. Robbie VAN DAELE 27-Apr-1972 Ipso - Euroclean 98
28. 384. Bart LEYSEN 10-Feb-1969 Mapei - GB 97
29. 403. Chris PEERS 03-Mar-1970 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 89
30. 416. Niko EECKHOUT 16-Dec-1970 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 84
31. 417. Marc STREEL 12-Aug-1971 Casino - C'est votre Equipe 84
32. 434. Hans DE MEESTER 07-Aug-1970 Palmans - Lystex 78
33. 438. Danny DAELMAN 23-Oct-1969 Palmans - Lystex 76
34. 447. Franky DE BUYST 22-Jul-1967 Tönissteiner - Colnago 73
35. 459. Stephane HENNEBERT 02-Jun-1969 Tönissteiner - Colnago 66
36. 473. Johan VERSTREPEN 21-Oct-1967 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 61
37. 476. Luc ROOSEN 17-Sep-1964 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 59
38. 500. Thierry MARICHAL 13-Jun-1973 Cedico - Ville de Charleroi 51
39. 508. Peter SPAENHOVEN 18-Mar-1963 Palmans - Lystex 50
40. 510. Rick VAN SLYCKE 03-Feb-1963 RDM - Asfra 47
41. 519. Michel VAN HAECKE 24-Sep-1971 Ipso - Euroclean 44
42. 521. Erwin THIJS 06-Aug-1970 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 43
43. 544. Christophe DETILLOUX 03-May-1974 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 39
44. 594. Steven VAN MALDERGHEM 20-Jan-1977 Palmans - Lystex 27
45. 599. Gert VANDERAERDEN 23-Jan-1973 Palmans - Lystex 25
46. 604. Peter VERBEKEN 15-Apr-1966 Collstrop 24
47. 614. Hendrik REDANT 01-Nov-1962 TVM - Farm Frites 22
48. 623. Jarno VAN FRACHEM 08-Mar-1975 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 20
49. 629. Karl PAUWELS 11-May-1971 Palmans - Lystex 19
50. 638. Nico RENDERS 11-Aug-1974 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 18
51. 642. Ronny ASSEZ 16-Feb-1970 RDM - Asfra 17
52. 643. Bert ROESEMS 14-Oct-1972 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 17
53. 649. Fabien DE WAELE 19-May-1975 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 16
54. 651. Jürgen VERMEERSCH 01-Feb-1975 Collstrop 16
55. 654. Mario DE CLERCQ 05-Mar-1966 Palmans - Lystex 16
56. 660. Tony BRACKE 15-Dec-1971 Ipso - Euroclean 15
57. 662. Steve DE WOLF 31-Aug-1975 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 15
58. 671. Kris GERITS 27-Sep-1971 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 14
59. 685. Bart HEIREWEGH 28-Aug-1967 Ipso - Euroclean 12
60. 689. Andy DE SMET 04-Mar-1970 Ipso - Euroclean 12
61. 691. Wim OMLOOP 05-Oct-1971 Palmans - Lystex 12
62. 700. Kurt VAN LANCKER 21-Sep-1971 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 11
63. 710. Eric DE CLERCQ 03-Dec-1967 Collstrop 10
64. 718. Geert OMLOOP 12-Feb-1974 EC Bayer Worringen 10
65. 721. Tom STREMERSCH 29-May-1975 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 10
66. 740. Wim VANSEVENANT 23-Dec-1971 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 8
67. 745. Christ HENDRYCKX 04-Jun-1972 Palmans - Lystex 8
68. 748. Koen BEECKMAN 02-Sep-1973 Ipso - Euroclean 7
69. 749. Glenn D'HOLLANDER 28-Dec-1974 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 7
70. 754. Danny BAEYENS 17-Jan-1974 Collstrop 7
71. 760. Sebastien DEMARBAIX 19-Dec-1973 Lotto - Mobistar - Isoglass 6
72. 762. Johan DE GEYTER 15-Apr-1972 Palmans - Lystex 6
73. 772. Jean Pierre HEYNDERICKX 05-May-1965 Cedico - Ville de Charleroi 5
74. 773. Willy WILLEMS 17-Nov-1963 Tönissteiner - Colnago 5
75. 782. Franky VAN HAESEBROUCKE 31-Jul-1970 Ipso - Euroclean 5
76. 789. Jan POPPE 11-Aug-1970 Ipso - Euroclean 5
77. 794. Marnix CAPPELLE 14-Aug-1969 Ipso - Euroclean 5
78. 796. Gino VERHEYDEN 15-Dec-1972 Palmans - Lystex 5
79. 807. Pedro RUBRECHT 13-May-1973 Palmans - Lystex 4
80. 809. Mario MOERMANS 05-Dec-1969 Collstrop 3
81. 824. Romeo HERNANDEZ 08-Feb-1975 Cedico - Ville de Charleroi 3
82. 825. Patrick DE WAEL 11-Apr-1966 EC Bayer Worringen 2
83. 826. Wilfried NELISSEN 05-May-1970 Palmans - Lystex 2
84. 839. Tim LENAERS 01-Feb-1975 Collstrop 2
85. 850. Stive VERMAUT 22-Oct-1975 Vlaanderen 2002 - Eddy Merckx 1
86. 869. Steven DE NEEF 16-Jan-1971 Collstrop 1
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This is the ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world for Belgium in 1997. 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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