Top 10 Year Average Ranking 1869 - 2018

Name Birthday Country Average Score Overall Score Rank
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
5205 56553 1
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
3605 43465 2
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
3082 31750 10
4. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2961 40755 3
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
2915 34498 6
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2842 33536 7
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2727 32732 8
8. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2720 35508 4
9. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2699 31266 12
10. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2599 31491 11
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2598 29831 15
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2573 30125 14
13. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2500 35236 5
14. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2446 25327 18
15. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2286 32692 9
16. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2278 26112 17
17. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
2275 24237 22
18. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
2252 22755 28
19. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
2230 23124 26
20. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
2190 25182 19
21. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
2183 25138 20
22. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
2177 22635 30
23. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2149 24960 21
24. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2136 22787 27
25. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2116 22424 31
26. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2048 26173 16
27. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2046 24009 23
28. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2034 23894 24
29. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2024 30608 13
30. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
1998 21364 36
31. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1980 21937 33
32. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
1962 19644 46
33. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1955 20566 39
34. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1933 22376 32
35. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1923 19236 51
36. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1922 21843 34
37. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1911 23293 25
38. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1911 20106 43
39. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1889 22726 29
40. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1866 18989 53
41. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1850 21039 38
42. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
1842 18962 54
43. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
1835 20505 41
44. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
1828 19513 49
45. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1821 19563 47
46. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1804 19225 52
47. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1803 20467 42
48. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1795 21453 35
49. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1785 18394 60
50. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1770 18229 62
51. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1747 17908 67
52. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1736 17540 71
53. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1722 18382 61
54. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1709 21067 37
55. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1703 17912 66
56. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
1699 18626 59
57. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
1666 17584 69
58. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
1663 16643 79
59. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1650 18886 56
60. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1648 16570 80
61. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1638 16505 81
62. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1629 19856 44
63. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
1624 19518 48
64. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
1610 18915 55
65. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
1607 17305 72
66. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1607 16401 83
67. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1587 16236 86
68. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1582 16485 82
69. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1575 19727 45
70. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1563 17930 65
71. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1549 16321 85
72. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1545 18648 58
73. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1544 16007 89
74. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
1541 15554 96
75. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1530 18091 64
76. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1528 18723 57
77. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1525 20557 40
78. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
1513 16678 77
79. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
1513 15961 90
80. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1507 15070 103
81. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1505 15960 91
82. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
1499 15204 101
83. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
1498 16690 75
84. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
1495 19277 50
85. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
1494 15753 94
86. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
1493 14960 104
87. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
1477 16353 84
88. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
1477 15216 100
89. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1476 15438 98
90. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
1472 14724 106
91. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
1465 15845 93
92. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1465 14652 110
93. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1458 16838 74
94. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
1456 16659 78
95. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
1448 16149 87
96. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
1436 14402 113
97. Bernard THÉVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
1434 14584 112
98. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
1428 17244 73
99. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
1419 14677 108
100. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
1403 14037 119
About this ranking
This is the top 10 year average all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world since 1869. The ranking is calculated as follows:
  • Take the top 150 riders of the overall ranking.
  • Take for each rider the best 10 years in their career.
  • Divide this score by 10.
  • Display the top 100 of this list, combined with their overall score and rank.
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.