Ranking 1869-1974

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
48328
2. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40174
3. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31964
4. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
30614
5. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29575
6. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29466
7. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
27850
8. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24903
9. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
10. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22843
11. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
22618
12. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22604
13. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22400
14. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22143
15. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
20654
16. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19536
17. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19381
18. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18447
19. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17936
20. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17682
21. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16677
22. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16462
23. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15717
24. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
25. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
15641
26. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15609
27. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15490
28. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15403
29. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15373
30. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
15327
31. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15026
32. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
14987
33. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14884
34. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14870
35. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
14838
36. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14796
37. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14511
38. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14492
39. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14092
40. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13954
41. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13866
42. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13648
43. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13602
44. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13536
45. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13374
46. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
47. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13298
48. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
13259
49. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13244
50. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13167
51. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13124
52. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
12893
53. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12786
54. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12762
55. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12726
56. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
12720
57. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12496
58. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12300
59. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
12099
60. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12051
61. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930
BEL
11752
62. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
11703
63. Philippe THYS 08-Oct-1890
BEL
11646
64. Domenico PIEMONTESI 11-Jan-1903
ITA
11615
65. Lucien AIMAR 28-Apr-1941
FRA
11592
66. Adolfo LEONI 13-Jan-1917
ITA
11559
67. Gaston REBRY 29-Jan-1905
BEL
11335
68. Angelo CONTERNO 13-Mar-1925
ITA
11286
69. Francois MAHE 02-Sep-1930
FRA
11163
70. Jose PEREZ FRANCES 27-Dec-1936
ESP
11092
71. Maurice DEWAELE 27-Dec-1896
BEL
11032
72. Marcel KINT 20-Sep-1914
BEL
11014
73. Tom SIMPSON 30-Nov-1937
GBR
10986
74. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
10976
75. Bernardo RUIZ NAVARRETE 08-Jan-1925
ESP
10944
76. Emile GEORGET 21-Sep-1881
FRA
10844
77. Joseph DEMUYSERE 26-Jul-1907
BEL
10649
78. Jean FORESTIER 07-Oct-1930
FRA
10638
79. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942
BEL
10637
80. Aldo BINI 30-Jul-1915
ITA
10636
81. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
10629
82. Louis TROUSSELIER 29-Jun-1881
FRA
10554
83. Antonin ROLLAND 03-Sep-1924
FRA
10552
84. Fritz SCHÄR 13-Mar-1926
SUI
10475
85. Desire KETELEER 13-Jun-1920
BEL
10443
86. Rene VIETTO 17-Feb-1914
FRA
10430
87. Fernando MANZANEQUE SANCHEZ 04-Feb-1934
ESP
10416
88. Bartolomeo AIMO 24-Sep-1889
ITA
10371
89. Jean GRACZYK 26-May-1933
FRA
10338
90. Roger PINGEON 28-Aug-1940
FRA
10334
91. Gilbert BAUVIN 04-Aug-1927
FRA
10278
92. Carlo GALETTI 26-Aug-1882
ITA
10229
93. Franco BALMAMION 11-Jan-1940
ITA
10162
94. Vic VAN SCHIL 21-Dec-1939
BEL
10145
95. Jean DOTTO 27-Mar-1928
FRA
10120
96. Louis MOTTIAT 06-Jul-1889
BEL
10089
97. Georges SPEICHER 08-Jun-1907
FRA
10060
98. Jo DE ROO 05-Jul-1937
NED
9987
99. Francisco GABICA 31-Dec-1937
ESP
9896
100. Angelo GREMO 03-Dec-1887
ITA
9879
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1974. 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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