Ranking 1869-2000

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
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. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
27584
14. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25938
15. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24991
16. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
17. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24904
18. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
19. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23697
20. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
21. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
22. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22844
23. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22670
24. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22605
25. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22401
26. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22144
27. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21739
28. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
29. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
30. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20436
31. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
32. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
33. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20142
34. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19537
35. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
36. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19381
37. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19216
38. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
18997
39. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
40. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18657
41. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
18639
42. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18449
43. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
44. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
45. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17936
46. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17820
47. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
48. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
49. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17684
50. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
17634
51. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
17554
52. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
53. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
54. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16961
55. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
56. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
57. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16677
58. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
59. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16462
60. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
61. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16410
62. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
63. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16218
64. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
65. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
66. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15789
67. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15767
68. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15717
69. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
70. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15614
71. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
72. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15491
73. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15403
74. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15374
75. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15027
76. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14940
77. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14870
78. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
14819
79. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14796
80. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14761
81. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
14759
82. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14511
83. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14492
84. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14094
85. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
86. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13954
87. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13866
88. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13821
89. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
13759
90. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13648
91. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
13634
92. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13603
93. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13537
94. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
13520
95. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
13427
96. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13374
97. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
13367
98. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
99. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13298
100. Gastone NENCINI 01-Mar-1930
ITA
13245
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2000. 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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