Ranking 1869-2017

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
57024
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
43463
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40789
4. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
35227
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
34717
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33766
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
33628
8. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
32856
9. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
32708
10. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
31739
11. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
31526
12. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31300
13. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
30626
14. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30154
15. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
29859
16. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
26381
17. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26208
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26145
19. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
25427
20. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25342
21. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
25216
22. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
24265
23. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24012
24. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
23961
25. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
23742
26. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23139
27. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22836
28. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22811
29. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
22768
30. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
22752
31. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22371
32. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
22084
33. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
21966
34. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
21868
35. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
21481
36. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21379
37. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21085
38. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20591
39. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
20587
40. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
20511
41. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
20468
42. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
20133
43. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
19879
44. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
19780
45. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
19754
46. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
19661
47. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19584
48. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19527
49. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
19514
50. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
19387
51. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19273
52. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19239
53. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18962
54. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18921
55. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18910
56. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18793
57. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18746
58. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18653
59. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18394
60. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18248
61. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18243
62. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
18102
63. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
18088
64. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17953
65. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17933
66. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17867
67. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
17584
68. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
17570
69. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
17268
70. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
17263
71. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16856
72. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
16854
73. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16705
74. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16680
75. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16653
76. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16631
77. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
16579
78. Luis OCAÑA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
16571
79. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16511
80. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16480
81. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16430
82. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
16372
83. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16338
84. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16278
85. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
16252
86. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
16163
87. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16151
88. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16016
89. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15976
90. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15961
91. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
15914
92. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15865
93. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
15772
94. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15760
95. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15625
96. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15595
97. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15559
98. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15548
99. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15446
100. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
15413
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2017. 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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