Ranking 1869-2016

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. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
30708
13. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
30552
14. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30122
15. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
29830
16. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26170
17. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26108
18. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25325
19. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
25138
20. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24761
21. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
24234
22. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24009
23. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
23892
24. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
23376
25. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23124
26. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22785
27. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
22755
28. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
22725
29. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22634
30. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22423
31. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22374
32. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
21934
33. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
21841
34. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
21452
35. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21362
36. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21065
37. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20563
38. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
20557
39. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
20505
40. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
20466
41. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
20227
42. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
20104
43. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
19644
44. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19562
45. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
19544
46. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19518
47. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
19511
48. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
19446
49. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19277
50. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19225
51. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18986
52. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18962
53. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18915
54. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18884
55. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18722
56. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18647
57. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18626
58. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18393
59. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18227
60. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18226
61. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
18089
62. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
17997
63. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17929
64. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17909
65. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17907
66. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17729
67. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
17584
68. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
17552
69. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
17242
70. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
17173
71. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16837
72. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
16690
73. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16688
74. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16675
75. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16659
76. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16642
77. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
16570
78. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16503
79. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16483
80. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
16352
81. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16319
82. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16287
83. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
16233
84. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16149
85. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16069
86. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16007
87. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15959
88. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15959
89. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
15910
90. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15844
91. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15753
92. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15545
93. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15528
94. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15436
95. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
15418
96. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15416
97. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15216
98. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15172
99. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
15069
100. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
14959
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2016. 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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