Ranking 1869-2007

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. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
30211
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29576
13. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29468
14. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25938
15. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
25761
16. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24991
17. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24904
19. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
24670
20. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
21. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23697
22. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23542
23. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
24. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22844
25. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22670
26. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22605
27. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22401
28. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22144
29. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21739
30. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21358
31. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
32. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
33. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20436
34. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
35. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
36. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20142
37. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19840
38. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19537
39. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
40. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19381
41. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19216
42. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
19131
43. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
18997
44. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
45. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
18861
46. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18657
47. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18490
48. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18477
49. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18449
50. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18330
51. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
52. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
53. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17936
54. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17820
55. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
56. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
57. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17709
58. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17684
59. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
60. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
61. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
17011
62. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16961
63. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
64. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16873
65. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
66. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16677
67. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
68. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16462
69. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
70. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16410
71. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16372
72. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
73. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16218
74. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
16110
75. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
76. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
77. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15789
78. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15767
79. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15717
80. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15700
81. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15614
82. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
83. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15491
84. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15403
85. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15374
86. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15027
87. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14940
88. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14870
89. Laurent DUFAUX 20-May-1969
SUI
14803
90. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14796
91. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
14761
92. Moreno ARGENTIN 17-Dec-1960
ITA
14759
93. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
14632
94. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
14528
95. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14511
96. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14492
97. Raphaël GEMINIANI 12-Jun-1925
FRA
14094
98. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
14047
99. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
13954
100. Mariano CANARDO LACASTA 05-Feb-1906
ESP
13866
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2007. 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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