Ranking 1869-2001

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
40171
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
36070
6. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34172
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
31970
11. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29570
12. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29473
13. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
28843
14. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25938
15. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24941
16. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
17. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24900
18. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
19. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23697
20. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23545
21. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
22. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22837
23. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22670
24. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22600
25. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22398
26. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22142
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
19536
35. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
36. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19379
37. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
19289
38. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19216
39. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
18997
40. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
41. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18657
42. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18445
43. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18252
44. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
45. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
18058
46. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
47. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17937
48. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17820
49. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
50. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
51. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17681
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
16674
58. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
59. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
60. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16410
61. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16375
62. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
63. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16017
64. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
65. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
66. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15930
67. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15789
68. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15767
69. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15714
70. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
71. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
72. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15495
73. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15401
74. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15373
75. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15124
76. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
15055
77. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15023
78. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14873
79. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14833
80. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14793
81. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14761
82. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
14759
83. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
14548
84. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
14542
85. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14510
86. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14493
87. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
14314
88. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14091
89. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
90. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
14010
91. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13950
92. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13864
93. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13821
94. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13647
95. Federico MARTIN BAHAMONTES 09-Jul-1928
ESP
13604
96. Eugène CHRISTOPHE 22-Jan-1885
FRA
13535
97. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
13449
98. Henk LUBBERDING 04-Aug-1953
NED
13427
99. Hans JÜNKERMANN 06-May-1934
GER
13378
100. Charly GAUL 08-Dec-1932
LUX
13316
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2001. 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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