Ranking 1869-1985

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59280
2. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40174
3. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
35321
4. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34165
5. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34054
6. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
34031
7. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33320
8. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31964
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
31828
10. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29575
11. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29466
12. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24941
13. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
14. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24903
15. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
24496
16. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
17. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
23232
18. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22843
19. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22604
20. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22400
21. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22143
22. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
23. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20142
24. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
20132
25. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20054
26. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19536
27. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19381
28. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18447
29. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
30. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
31. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17936
32. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
33. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
34. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17682
35. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
36. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
16793
37. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
38. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16677
39. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
40. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16462
41. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
42. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16218
43. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16130
44. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
45. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15717
46. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
47. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15614
48. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
49. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15490
50. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15403
51. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15373
52. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15026
53. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14884
54. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14870
55. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14796
56. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14511
57. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14492
58. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14092
59. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13954
60. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13866
61. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13648
62. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13602
63. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
13586
64. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13536
65. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13374
66. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
67. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13298
68. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13244
69. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
13239
70. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13167
71. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13124
72. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
13062
73. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
12955
74. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12786
75. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12783
76. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12762
77. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12726
78. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12496
79. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12300
80. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
12099
81. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12051
82. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942
BEL
11809
83. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930
BEL
11752
84. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
11739
85. Marino BASSO 01-Jun-1945
ITA
11716
86. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
11703
87. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943
FRA
11691
88. Philippe THYS 08-Oct-1890
BEL
11646
89. Domenico PIEMONTESI 11-Jan-1903
ITA
11615
90. Lucien AIMAR 28-Apr-1941
FRA
11592
91. Adolfo LEONI 13-Jan-1917
ITA
11559
92. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
11459
93. Vicente LOPEZ CARRIL 02-Dec-1942
ESP
11431
94. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
11392
95. Gaston REBRY 29-Jan-1905
BEL
11335
96. Angelo CONTERNO 13-Mar-1925
ITA
11286
97. Giovanni BATTAGLIN 22-Jul-1951
ITA
11174
98. Francois MAHE 02-Sep-1930
FRA
11163
99. Jose PEREZ FRANCES 27-Dec-1936
ESP
11092
100. Maurice DEWAELE 27-Dec-1896
BEL
11032
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1985. 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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