Ranking 1869-1994

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59705
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
44595
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40638
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
34204
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34056
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31830
11. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30148
12. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29480
13. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26118
14. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
25628
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
23810
19. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23557
20. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
21. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
23107
22. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22804
23. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22590
24. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
25. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
26. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
20545
27. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20512
28. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
29. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
30. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20277
31. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20237
32. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19763
33. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
19673
34. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
35. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19295
36. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
37. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
18909
38. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18345
39. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
40. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
41. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
17783
42. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
43. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17711
44. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17711
45. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17622
46. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
47. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17271
48. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
16970
49. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
50. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
51. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16726
52. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16715
53. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16714
54. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16644
55. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
16639
56. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
57. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16348
58. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
59. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
16158
60. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
16074
61. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
16031
62. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
63. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
15924
64. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15821
65. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15759
66. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15606
67. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
68. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15561
69. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15490
70. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
15356
71. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
15113
72. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15070
73. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15015
74. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14981
75. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
14854
76. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14537
77. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
78. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13898
79. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
13868
80. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13842
81. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13821
82. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13704
83. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13699
84. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
13667
85. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13555
86. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13446
87. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
13427
88. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13404
89. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13391
90. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13308
91. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13298
92. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13086
93. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12854
94. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12841
95. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12778
96. Pasquale FORNARA 29-Mar-1925
ITA
12737
97. Carlo GALETTI 26-Aug-1882
ITA
12688
98. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
12593
99. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12532
100. Gilbert DUCLOS LASSALLE 25-Aug-1954
FRA
12505
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1994. 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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