Belgium

Ranking 1869 - 1971

Name Birthday Score
1. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933 30978
2. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945 27240
3. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920 20550
4. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925 20545
5. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919 17542
6. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924 17234
7. Frans BONDUEL 26-Sep-1907 14856
8. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934 14624
9. Gilbert DESMET I 03-Feb-1931 13536
10. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 13398
11. Sylvère MAES 27-Aug-1909 13283
12. Fred DEBRUYNE 21-Oct-1930 12568
13. Marcel KINT 20-Sep-1914 12132
14. Maurice DEWAELE 27-Dec-1896 12011
15. Gaston REBRY 29-Jan-1905 11923
16. Philippe THYS 08-Oct-1890 11602
17. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943 11395
18. Desire KETELEER 13-Jun-1920 11114
19. Joseph DEMUYSERE 26-Jul-1907 10956
20. Felix SELLIER 02-Jan-1893 10737
21. Louis MOTTIAT 06-Jul-1889 10606
22. Julien VERVAECKE 03-Nov-1899 10493
23. Felicien VERVAECKE 11-Mar-1907 10165
24. Jos HOEVENAERS 30-Nov-1932 10050
25. Georges RONSSE 04-Mar-1906 9394
26. Jean AERTS 08-Sep-1907 9177
27. Armand DESMET 23-Jan-1931 9088
28. Jos HUYSMANS 18-Dec-1941 9045
29. Germain DERIJCKE 02-Nov-1929 8910
30. Guido REYBROUCK 25-Dec-1941 8833
31. Lucien BUYSSE 11-Sep-1892 8788
32. Firmin LAMBOT 14-Mar-1886 8727
33. Edward SELS 27-Aug-1941 8623
34. Alfons SCHEPERS 27-Aug-1907 8308
35. Willy BOCKLANT 26-Jan-1941 8285
36. Cyrille VAN HAUWAERT 16-Dec-1883 8153
37. Vic VAN SCHIL 21-Dec-1939 8136
38. Jean ADRIAENSENS 06-Jun-1932 7928
39. Edgard SORGELOOS 14-Dec-1930 7926
40. Michel VAN AERDE 02-Oct-1933 7858
41. Emile DAEMS 04-Apr-1938 7834
42. Marcel JANSSENS 30-Dec-1931 7816
43. Arthur DE CABOOTER 03-Oct-1936 7665
44. Frans AERENHOUTS 04-Jul-1937 7604
45. Noel FORÉ 23-Dec-1932 7342
46. Leon SCIEUR 19-Mar-1888 7046
47. Jean ROSSIUS 27-Dec-1890 7034
48. Emile MASSON SR. 16-Oct-1888 6975
49. Jean BRANKART 12-Jul-1930 6891
50. Georges VAN DEN BERGHE 28-Dec-1941 6843
51. Hector MARTIN 26-Dec-1898 6821
52. Roger DECOCK 20-Apr-1927 6786
53. Martin VAN GENEUGDEN 21-Jan-1932 6703
54. Hector TIBERGHIEN 18-Feb-1890 6530
55. Albert DEJONGHE 14-Feb-1894 6528
56. Hilaire COUVREUR 22-Sep-1924 6363
57. Pino CERAMI 28-Apr-1922 6357
58. Ferdinand BRACKE 25-May-1939 6315
59. Romain GIJSSELS 10-Mar-1907 6215
60. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941 6104
61. Jules LOWIE 06-Oct-1913 6091
62. Louis HEUSGHEM 26-Dec-1882 6090
63. Edward VISSERS 04-Jul-1912 6059
64. Eddy PAUWELS 02-May-1935 6013
65. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947 5947
66. Alex CLOSE 26-Nov-1921 5897
67. Theophille BEECKMAN 01-Nov-1896 5857
68. Andre ROSSEEL 23-Nov-1924 5839
69. Georges PINTENS 15-Oct-1946 5769
70. Georges VAN CONINGSLOO 27-Oct-1940 5750
71. Marcel DE MULDER 29-Mar-1928 5734
72. Benoni BEHEYT 27-Sep-1940 5708
73. Frans SCHOUBBEN 11-Nov-1933 5682
74. Martin VAN DEN BOSSCHE 10-Mar-1941 5681
75. Joseph SCHILS 04-Sep-1931 5653
76. Marcel BUYSSE 11-Nov-1889 5641
77. Daniel VAN RYCKEGHEM 29-May-1945 5641
78. Adelin BENOIT 12-May-1900 5630
79. Tonnie HOUBRECHTS 06-Sep-1943 5595
80. Edgard DE CALUWÉ 01-Jul-1913 5574
81. Alfons DELOOR 03-Jun-1910 5541
82. Albert HENDRICKX 19-Jul-1916 5484
83. Willy VANNITSEN 08-Feb-1935 5477
84. Roger SWERTS 28-Dec-1942 5442
85. Romain MAES 10-Aug-1912 5432
86. Leon VAN DAELE 24-Feb-1933 5357
87. Frans BRANDS 31-May-1940 5297
88. Achille BUYSSE 20-Dec-1918 5243
89. Sylvain GRYSOLLE 12-Dec-1915 5221
90. Lucien VLAEMYNCK 19-Aug-1914 5141
91. Norbert KERCKHOVE 21-Oct-1932 5137
92. Eric LEMAN 17-Jul-1946 5137
93. Joseph VAN DAELE 16-Dec-1889 5060
94. Emile MASSON JR. 01-Sep-1915 5055
95. Eloi MEULENBERG 22-Sep-1912 5019
96. Gustaaf DELOOR 24-Jun-1913 4955
97. Albertin DISSEAUX 17-Nov-1914 4904
98. Gustaaf VAN SLEMBROUCK 25-Mar-1902 4903
99. Ernest STERCKX 01-Dec-1922 4900
100. Paul DEMAN 25-Apr-1889 4898
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1971. 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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