Ranking 1869-2018

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
57026
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
43471
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40792
4. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
35559
5. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
35228
6. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
34719
7. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33766
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
33628
9. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
32710
10. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
31742
11. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
31531
12. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31302
13. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
30653
14. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30158
15. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
29864
16. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
26387
17. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26212
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26148
19. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
25428
20. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25344
21. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
25219
22. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
24268
23. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24012
24. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
23961
25. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
23923
26. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
23326
27. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23142
28. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22840
29. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22815
30. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
22769
31. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
22759
32. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22374
33. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
21968
34. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
21873
35. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
21483
36. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21381
37. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21086
38. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
21068
39. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20593
40. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
20589
41. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
20514
42. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
20469
43. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
20137
44. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
19882
45. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
19756
46. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
19662
47. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19585
48. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19528
49. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
19516
50. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
19388
51. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19273
52. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
19262
53. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19241
54. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18964
55. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18922
56. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18916
57. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18793
58. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18752
59. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18656
60. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
18408
61. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18394
62. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18251
63. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18244
64. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
18105
65. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
18091
66. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17957
67. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17937
68. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17870
69. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
17584
70. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
17573
71. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
17562
72. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
17333
73. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
17264
74. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16857
75. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
16855
76. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16706
77. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16682
78. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16654
79. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16632
80. Luis OCAÑA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
16571
81. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16513
82. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16484
83. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16432
84. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
16375
85. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16343
86. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16279
87. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
16256
88. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16151
89. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16017
90. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15977
91. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15962
92. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
15916
93. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15867
94. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15763
95. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15626
96. Pierino GAVAZZI 04-Dec-1950
ITA
15595
97. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15561
98. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
15550
99. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15550
100. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15448
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 2018. 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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