Ranking 1869-1977

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59270
2. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40178
3. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34166
4. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
32903
5. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31964
6. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29576
7. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29468
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
26221
9. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24904
10. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24763
11. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
12. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22844
13. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
22701
14. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22605
15. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22401
16. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22144
17. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19537
18. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19381
19. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19077
20. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
18498
21. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18449
22. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
23. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17936
24. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
25. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17684
26. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16791
27. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16677
28. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16462
29. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16218
30. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15921
31. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15717
32. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
33. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
15629
34. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15614
35. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15491
36. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15403
37. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15374
38. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15027
39. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14940
40. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14870
41. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14796
42. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14511
43. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14492
44. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
14323
45. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
14206
46. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14094
47. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13954
48. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13866
49. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13648
50. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13603
51. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13537
52. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13374
53. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
54. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13298
55. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13245
56. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13167
57. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13126
58. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
13047
59. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12787
60. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12763
61. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12726
62. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
12545
63. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12496
64. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12302
65. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
12133
66. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
12099
67. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12051
68. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942
BEL
11804
69. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930
BEL
11752
70. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
11739
71. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
11703
72. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943
FRA
11691
73. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
11683
74. Philippe THYS 08-Oct-1890
BEL
11649
75. Domenico PIEMONTESI 11-Jan-1903
ITA
11615
76. Lucien AIMAR 28-Apr-1941
FRA
11592
77. Adolfo LEONI 13-Jan-1917
ITA
11560
78. Marino BASSO 01-Jun-1945
ITA
11432
79. Angelo CONTERNO 13-Mar-1925
ITA
11362
80. Gaston REBRY 29-Jan-1905
BEL
11336
81. Francois MAHE 02-Sep-1930
FRA
11163
82. Jose PEREZ FRANCES 27-Dec-1936
ESP
11092
83. Maurice DEWAELE 27-Dec-1896
BEL
11032
84. Marcel KINT 20-Sep-1914
BEL
11014
85. Tom SIMPSON 30-Nov-1937
GBR
10986
86. Bernardo RUIZ NAVARRETE 08-Jan-1925
ESP
10946
87. Vicente LOPEZ CARRIL 02-Dec-1942
ESP
10937
88. Emile GEORGET 21-Sep-1881
FRA
10845
89. Joseph DEMUYSERE 26-Jul-1907
BEL
10650
90. Jean FORESTIER 07-Oct-1930
FRA
10638
91. Aldo BINI 30-Jul-1915
ITA
10636
92. Vic VAN SCHIL 21-Dec-1939
BEL
10578
93. Louis TROUSSELIER 29-Jun-1881
FRA
10556
94. Antonin ROLLAND 03-Sep-1924
FRA
10552
95. Cyrille GUIMARD 20-Jan-1947
FRA
10498
96. Fritz SCHÄR 13-Mar-1926
SUI
10475
97. Desire KETELEER 13-Jun-1920
BEL
10445
98. Tonnie HOUBRECHTS 06-Sep-1943
BEL
10438
99. Rene VIETTO 17-Feb-1914
FRA
10431
100. Fernando MANZANEQUE SANCHEZ 04-Feb-1934
ESP
10416
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1977. 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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