Ranking 1869-2004

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
40639
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
34207
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34056
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31831
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
30208
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30150
13. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29482
14. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26122
15. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25938
16. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
25629
17. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
25625
18. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
25252
19. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
20. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
23812
21. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23697
22. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23557
23. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
24. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
23111
25. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22804
26. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22592
27. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21770
28. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21351
29. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
30. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
31. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20512
32. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
33. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
20342
34. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
35. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20278
36. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20237
37. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
19924
38. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19843
39. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19765
40. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
19673
41. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
42. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19424
43. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
19376
44. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19295
45. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
46. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
18909
47. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18534
48. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18347
49. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18286
50. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
51. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17820
52. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
53. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
54. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17712
55. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17712
56. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
57. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17271
58. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
17001
59. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16961
60. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
61. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
62. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16726
63. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16719
64. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16714
65. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
66. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
67. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16411
68. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16390
69. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16374
70. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
71. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
16160
72. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
16107
73. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
16074
74. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
16031
75. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
76. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
15957
77. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
15925
78. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15823
79. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15789
80. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15767
81. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15760
82. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15606
83. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
84. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15562
85. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
15356
86. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
15113
87. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15070
88. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15016
89. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14984
90. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
14854
91. Laurent DUFAUX 20-May-1969
SUI
14799
92. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
14646
93. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14537
94. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
14533
95. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
14213
96. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
97. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13901
98. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
13872
99. Gaetano BELLONI 26-Aug-1892
ITA
13844
100. Ludo PEETERS 09-Aug-1953
BEL
13821
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2004. 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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