Ranking 1869-2013

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
40226
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
34202
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34056
9. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31997
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
30227
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
29610
13. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29498
14. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
29439
15. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26100
16. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25938
17. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
25624
18. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
25252
19. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24939
20. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
21. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23697
22. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23545
23. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
24. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22884
25. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22804
26. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22645
27. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
22430
28. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22172
29. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
21859
30. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21768
31. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21366
32. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
33. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
34. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
20540
35. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20512
36. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
37. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
38. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20237
39. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
20084
40. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
19950
41. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19851
42. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
19673
43. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19570
44. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
45. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19423
46. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19411
47. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19295
48. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
49. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
18909
50. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18760
51. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18572
52. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18538
53. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18519
54. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18482
55. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18347
56. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
57. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17963
58. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17820
59. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
17806
60. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
17780
61. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17732
62. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17718
63. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
17679
64. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
65. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17271
66. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
17021
67. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16961
68. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16929
69. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16884
70. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
16859
71. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
72. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16719
73. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16712
74. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16705
75. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
16670
76. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
16667
77. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
78. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
79. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16410
80. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16388
81. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
16367
82. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
83. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
16157
84. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
16121
85. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
16074
86. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
16031
87. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
15967
88. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
89. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15789
90. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15767
91. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15736
92. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15726
93. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
94. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15515
95. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15423
96. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15395
97. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
15344
98. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
15103
99. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15070
100. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15052
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2013. 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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