Ranking 1869-2003

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
56421
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
42945
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40384
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
35129
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
34537
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33445
7. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
32749
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
32165
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
31715
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31313
11. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
30580
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30085
13. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
29757
14. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26187
15. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25289
16. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
25045
17. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24238
18. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24000
19. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
23719
20. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
23430
21. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23090
22. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22804
23. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
22768
24. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22552
25. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22324
26. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
21979
27. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21260
28. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
20713
29. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
20508
30. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20502
31. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
20492
32. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
20492
33. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
19638
34. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
19530
35. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19512
36. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19327
37. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19260
38. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19051
39. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18925
40. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18874
41. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18595
42. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18579
43. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18373
44. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18193
45. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
18056
46. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
17982
47. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17849
48. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17738
49. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
17662
50. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
17642
51. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
17576
52. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
17424
53. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
17375
54. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17284
55. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
17170
56. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
16688
57. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
16573
58. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16535
59. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16484
60. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16455
61. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16281
62. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16278
63. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16205
64. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16150
65. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
15979
66. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
15943
67. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15918
68. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
15876
69. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
15876
70. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
15872
71. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
15820
72. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15698
73. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15686
74. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15615
75. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15548
76. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15526
77. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
15420
78. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15391
79. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15253
80. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
15238
81. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15216
82. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15172
83. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14907
84. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14832
85. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
14816
86. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14696
87. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14673
88. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
14655
89. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
14602
90. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
14582
91. Laurent DUFAUX 20-May-1969
SUI
14476
92. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
14374
93. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
14365
94. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14299
95. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
14155
96. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
13982
97. Jean STABLINSKI 21-May-1932
FRA
13829
98. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
13775
99. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13742
100. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13738
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2003. 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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