Ranking 1869-1991

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59705
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
42979
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40639
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
36567
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
34508
7. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34207
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34056
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31831
11. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30150
12. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29482
13. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26122
14. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
25629
15. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
25625
16. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
25252
17. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
18. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
23812
19. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23557
20. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
21. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
23111
22. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22592
23. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
21216
24. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21038
25. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20512
26. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
27. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20278
28. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20237
29. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19765
30. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
19673
31. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19295
32. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
18909
33. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18353
34. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18347
35. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
36. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18125
37. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
38. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
39. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17712
40. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17712
41. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
42. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17271
43. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
17245
44. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
17059
45. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
46. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
47. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16726
48. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16719
49. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16714
50. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
51. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
52. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
16160
53. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
16074
54. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
16031
55. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
15925
56. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15823
57. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15760
58. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
15703
59. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15606
60. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
61. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15562
62. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
15356
63. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
15113
64. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15070
65. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15016
66. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14984
67. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14537
68. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
14483
69. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
14288
70. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
14213
71. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
14100
72. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
73. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13901
74. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
13872
75. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13844
76. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13821
77. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13700
78. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13557
79. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13547
80. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13447
81. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13391
82. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
13371
83. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
13318
84. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13309
85. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13298
86. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13088
87. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12857
88. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12841
89. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12779
90. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12737
91. Carlo GALETTI 26-Aug-1882
ITA
12688
92. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12535
93. Jean ROBIC 10-Jun-1921
FRA
12479
94. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
12421
95. Marino BASSO 01-Jun-1945
ITA
12116
96. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12080
97. Rolf WOLFSHOHL 27-Dec-1938
GER
12065
98. Domenico PIEMONTESI 11-Jan-1903
ITA
12023
99. Jean ALAVOINE 01-Apr-1888
FRA
11882
100. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941
BEL
11851
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1991. 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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