Ranking 1869-2018

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59280
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
44595
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40171
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
36070
6. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34172
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34056
8. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
33881
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
10. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33320
11. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31970
12. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
30546
13. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
30208
14. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29570
15. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29473
16. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26061
17. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25938
18. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24941
19. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
20. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24900
21. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
24547
22. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
23. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23697
24. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23545
25. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
26. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
22950
27. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22837
28. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22670
29. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22600
30. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22398
31. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22142
32. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21739
33. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
21713
34. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
21706
35. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21357
36. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
21264
37. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
38. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
39. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
20510
40. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
20492
41. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20436
42. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
43. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
44. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20142
45. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
19914
46. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19838
47. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
19656
48. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19536
49. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
19536
50. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
51. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19379
52. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19216
53. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
18997
54. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
55. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18728
56. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18657
57. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
18580
58. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18539
59. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18488
60. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18477
61. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18445
62. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18325
63. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
64. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
65. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17937
66. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17820
67. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
68. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
69. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17708
70. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17681
71. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
72. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
17273
73. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
74. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
17121
75. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
17007
76. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16961
77. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
78. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
16886
79. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16872
80. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
81. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16674
82. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
83. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
84. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16410
85. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16375
86. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16371
87. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
88. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
16109
89. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16017
90. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
91. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
92. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15789
93. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15767
94. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15714
95. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
96. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
97. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15495
98. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15401
99. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15373
100. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15124
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world since 1869. 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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