Ranking 1869-1983

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59280
2. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40178
3. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34166
4. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
33526
5. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33358
6. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
32280
7. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31964
8. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
29959
9. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29576
10. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29468
11. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
25547
12. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24991
13. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
14. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24904
15. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
16. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22844
17. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22605
18. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22401
19. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22144
20. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
21401
21. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
22. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20141
23. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19537
24. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19381
25. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19190
26. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
18842
27. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18449
28. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
29. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17936
30. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
31. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
32. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17684
33. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17280
34. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
35. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16677
36. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16462
37. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16462
38. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16375
39. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
40. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16218
41. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15717
42. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
43. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15663
44. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15614
45. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
46. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15491
47. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15403
48. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15374
49. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15027
50. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14940
51. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14870
52. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14796
53. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
14753
54. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
14653
55. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14511
56. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14492
57. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14094
58. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13954
59. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13866
60. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13648
61. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13603
62. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
13565
63. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13537
64. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13374
65. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
66. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13298
67. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13245
68. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13167
69. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13126
70. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
12972
71. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12787
72. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12783
73. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12763
74. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12726
75. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12496
76. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12302
77. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
12099
78. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12051
79. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942
BEL
11809
80. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930
BEL
11752
81. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
11739
82. Marino BASSO 01-Jun-1945
ITA
11716
83. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
11703
84. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943
FRA
11691
85. Philippe THYS 08-Oct-1890
BEL
11649
86. Domenico PIEMONTESI 11-Jan-1903
ITA
11615
87. Lucien AIMAR 28-Apr-1941
FRA
11592
88. Adolfo LEONI 13-Jan-1917
ITA
11560
89. Vicente LOPEZ CARRIL 02-Dec-1942
ESP
11431
90. Angelo CONTERNO 13-Mar-1925
ITA
11362
91. Gaston REBRY 29-Jan-1905
BEL
11336
92. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
11192
93. Francois MAHE 02-Sep-1930
FRA
11163
94. Jose PEREZ FRANCES 27-Dec-1936
ESP
11092
95. Maurice DEWAELE 27-Dec-1896
BEL
11032
96. Marcel KINT 20-Sep-1914
BEL
11014
97. Tom SIMPSON 30-Nov-1937
GBR
10986
98. Giovanni BATTAGLIN 22-Jul-1951
ITA
10980
99. Bernardo RUIZ NAVARRETE 08-Jan-1925
ESP
10946
100. Tonnie HOUBRECHTS 06-Sep-1943
BEL
10875
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1983. 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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