Ranking 1869-1995

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
59280
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
44595
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
39555
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
36070
6. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34164
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
31991
11. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29513
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29154
13. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
25022
14. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24941
15. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
16. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
17. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
23780
18. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
19. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
20. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22851
21. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22670
22. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22576
23. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22283
24. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
25. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
26. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
21064
27. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
20840
28. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20436
29. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
30. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
31. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20142
32. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19650
33. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
34. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19478
35. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
19387
36. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19216
37. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
38. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18657
39. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18431
40. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
41. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17987
42. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
43. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
44. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
45. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17718
46. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17640
47. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
17639
48. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
49. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
50. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16961
51. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
52. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
53. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16652
54. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
55. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
56. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16375
57. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
58. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16015
59. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
60. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
61. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15804
62. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15778
63. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15754
64. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
65. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15495
66. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15480
67. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15463
68. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
14938
69. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14868
70. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14837
71. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14829
72. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14761
73. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
14759
74. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
14614
75. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14523
76. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14489
77. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
14480
78. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14200
79. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
14095
80. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
81. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13957
82. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13847
83. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13821
84. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
13718
85. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13656
86. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13642
87. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13546
88. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
13427
89. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13394
90. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13372
91. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13327
92. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931
BEL
13161
93. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13109
94. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13095
95. Francisco GALDOS 06-May-1947
ESP
12783
96. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909
BEL
12776
97. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
12746
98. Gilbert DUCLOS LASSALLE 25-Aug-1954
FRA
12524
99. Julian BERRENDERO MARTIN 08-Apr-1912
ESP
12474
100. Henri PELISSIER 22-Jan-1889
FRA
12306
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1995. 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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