Ranking 1869-2013

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
37879
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
37362
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
36070
6. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
34152
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
34056
8. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
33322
9. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33320
10. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31955
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
30177
12. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29479
13. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
29335
14. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
28769
15. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
25994
16. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25938
17. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
24982
18. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24941
19. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24931
20. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
24285
21. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23697
22. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
23538
23. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
23369
24. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
22743
25. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22670
26. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22253
27. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
21776
28. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21738
29. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
21411
30. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21338
31. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
21123
32. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
21097
33. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
20504
34. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
20464
35. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
20436
36. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
20411
37. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
20286
38. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
20142
39. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
19996
40. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
19853
41. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19818
42. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19618
43. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
19513
44. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
19451
45. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
19216
46. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
18997
47. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18970
48. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18759
49. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18671
50. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18657
51. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18488
52. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18465
53. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18437
54. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18295
55. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
18131
56. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17957
57. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17955
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. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17760
62. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17668
63. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
17606
64. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
17304
65. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
17227
66. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16988
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
16853
70. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
16805
71. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16736
72. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16717
73. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
16602
74. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
16597
75. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
16468
76. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
16442
77. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16409
78. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16374
79. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16340
80. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
16302
81. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
16273
82. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
16093
83. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
16088
84. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16013
85. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15961
86. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15936
87. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
15895
88. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15789
89. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15783
90. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15767
91. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15752
92. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
15579
93. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15495
94. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15459
95. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
15440
96. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
15007
97. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
14862
98. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
14824
99. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
14811
100. Laurent DUFAUX 20-May-1969
SUI
14780
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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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