Ranking 1869-1990

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59280
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
41816
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40178
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
36070
6. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34166
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34056
8. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33358
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31964
11. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29576
12. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29468
13. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24991
14. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
15. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24904
16. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
17. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
18. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
19. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22844
20. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22605
21. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22401
22. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22144
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. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
19653
27. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19537
28. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19381
29. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
19002
30. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18657
31. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18449
32. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18427
33. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
34. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
35. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17936
36. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
37. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
38. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17684
39. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
40. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
17268
41. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
42. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
17097
43. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
44. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
45. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16677
46. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
16558
47. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
48. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16462
49. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
50. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16218
51. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
52. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
15738
53. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15717
54. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
55. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15614
56. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
57. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15491
58. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15403
59. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15374
60. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15027
61. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14940
62. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14870
63. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14796
64. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14737
65. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
14728
66. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14511
67. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14492
68. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14094
69. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
70. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13954
71. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13866
72. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13821
73. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13648
74. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13603
75. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
13586
76. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13537
77. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13374
78. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
79. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13298
80. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
13264
81. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13245
82. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13167
83. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13126
84. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
12949
85. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12787
86. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12783
87. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12763
88. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12726
89. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
12661
90. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12496
91. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12302
92. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
12099
93. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
12071
94. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12051
95. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942
BEL
11809
96. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930
BEL
11752
97. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
11739
98. Marino BASSO 01-Jun-1945
ITA
11716
99. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
11703
100. Raymond DELISLE 11-Mar-1943
FRA
11691
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1990. 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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