Ranking 1869-1989

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59280
2. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40171
3. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
39694
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
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
23133
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
18657
29. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
18533
30. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18445
31. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
32. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
33. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17937
34. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
35. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
36. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17681
37. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
38. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
39. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
16938
40. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
41. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
42. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16674
43. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
16627
44. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
45. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16375
46. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
16288
47. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
48. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16017
49. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
50. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15714
51. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
52. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
53. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15495
54. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15401
55. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15373
56. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
15333
57. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
15194
58. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15124
59. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15023
60. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14873
61. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14833
62. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14793
63. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14703
64. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14510
65. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14493
66. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14091
67. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
68. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13950
69. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
13888
70. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13864
71. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13805
72. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13647
73. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13604
74. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13535
75. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13378
76. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
77. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
13303
78. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13301
79. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13242
80. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
13165
81. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13132
82. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13123
83. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12783
84. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12783
85. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12759
86. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12677
87. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12466
88. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12296
89. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
12263
90. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
12096
91. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12054
92. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
11885
93. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942
BEL
11809
94. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930
BEL
11749
95. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
11739
96. Marino BASSO 01-Jun-1945
ITA
11716
97. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
11702
98. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943
FRA
11691
99. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
11671
100. Philippe THYS 08-Oct-1890
BEL
11644
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1989. 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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