Ranking 1869-1988

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59280
2. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40171
3. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
4. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
36781
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. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
9. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33320
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31970
11. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29570
12. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29473
13. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24941
14. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
15. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24900
16. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
17. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23545
18. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22864
19. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22837
20. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22600
21. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22398
22. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22142
23. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20436
24. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
25. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20142
26. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19536
27. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19379
28. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18630
29. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18445
30. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
31. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
32. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17937
33. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
34. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
35. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17681
36. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17280
37. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
38. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16841
39. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
16827
40. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
41. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16674
42. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
43. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16375
44. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
45. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16017
46. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
47. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15714
48. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
49. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
50. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15495
51. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15401
52. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15373
53. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
15323
54. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15124
55. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15023
56. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14873
57. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14833
58. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14793
59. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14536
60. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14510
61. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
14510
62. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14493
63. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14091
64. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
65. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13950
66. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
13939
67. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13864
68. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13647
69. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13604
70. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13535
71. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13410
72. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13378
73. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
74. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13301
75. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13242
76. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13132
77. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13123
78. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
12829
79. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12783
80. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12783
81. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12759
82. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12677
83. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
12668
84. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
12541
85. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
12505
86. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12466
87. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12296
88. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
12096
89. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12054
90. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942
BEL
11809
91. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930
BEL
11749
92. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
11739
93. Marino BASSO 01-Jun-1945
ITA
11716
94. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
11702
95. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943
FRA
11691
96. Philippe THYS 08-Oct-1890
BEL
11644
97. Domenico PIEMONTESI 11-Jan-1903
ITA
11613
98. Lucien AIMAR 28-Apr-1941
FRA
11592
99. Adolfo LEONI 13-Jan-1917
ITA
11559
100. Vicente LOPEZ CARRIL 02-Dec-1942
ESP
11431
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1988. 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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