Ranking 1869-2011

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
56553
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
43460
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40753
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
35235
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
34498
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33455
7. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
32691
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
32652
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
31749
10. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
31489
11. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31265
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30122
13. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
29830
14. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
29070
15. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26170
16. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26108
17. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25325
18. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
25138
19. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24761
20. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
24234
21. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24009
22. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
23892
23. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23124
24. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22785
25. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
22755
26. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
22725
27. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22634
28. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22423
29. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22374
30. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21362
31. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21065
32. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20563
33. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
20557
34. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
20505
35. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
20466
36. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
20104
37. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
19644
38. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19562
39. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19518
40. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
19511
41. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19277
42. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19225
43. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18986
44. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18962
45. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18915
46. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18647
47. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18626
48. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18393
49. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18227
50. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18226
51. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18199
52. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
18107
53. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
18089
54. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17929
55. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17909
56. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17907
57. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17729
58. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
17727
59. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
17584
60. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
17552
61. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
17242
62. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
17233
63. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16837
64. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
16690
65. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16688
66. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16675
67. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16659
68. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16642
69. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
16570
70. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16503
71. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16483
72. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
16352
73. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16319
74. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16287
75. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
16233
76. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16149
77. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16069
78. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16007
79. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15959
80. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15959
81. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
15910
82. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15844
83. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15753
84. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15545
85. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15528
86. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15436
87. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
15418
88. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15416
89. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15216
90. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15172
91. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
15069
92. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14959
93. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14893
94. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907
BEL
14862
95. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
14722
96. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
14706
97. Laurent DUFAUX 20-May-1969
SUI
14703
98. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
14676
99. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
14652
100. Bernard THÉVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
14584
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2011. 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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