Top 10 Year Average Ranking 1869 - 2018

Name Birthday Country Average Score Overall Score Rank
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
5460 59280 1
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
3704 44595 2
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
3232 33322 9
4. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
3046 36070 5
5. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2859 34056 7
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2845 33320 10
7. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2760 37879 3
8. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2756 31955 11
9. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2666 37362 4
10. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2634 30177 13
11. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2618 33610 8
12. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2503 25938 17
13. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2497 28769 15
14. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2403 29479 14
15. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2393 34152 6
16. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
2328 23538 24
17. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
2286 23697 23
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2212 24982 18
19. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2206 23369 25
20. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2140 24941 19
21. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2128 24931 20
22. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
2123 24493 21
23. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2082 22253 28
24. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2068 24285 22
25. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
2051 21411 33
26. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
2041 21738 29
27. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2026 25994 16
28. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
2012 20142 44
29. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2006 30478 12
30. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1969 22670 26
31. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
1954 20504 38
32. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1950 21645 31
33. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1908 21671 30
34. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
1903 20286 43
35. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
1896 19513 49
36. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
1887 21123 36
37. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1887 19853 45
38. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1882 22651 27
39. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1848 21097 37
40. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1847 19818 46
41. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1844 19451 51
42. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1844 18759 55
43. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
1843 21492 32
44. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1839 18970 54
45. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1805 18059 63
46. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1795 20305 42
47. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1789 18997 53
48. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1775 18295 61
49. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1773 21208 35
50. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1772 17806 67
51. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1739 21338 34
52. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
1724 18131 62
53. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1721 17668 70
54. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
1711 20411 41
55. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1701 17760 69
56. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
1679 18437 60
57. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
1673 16736 79
58. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1669 20464 39
59. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1658 16717 80
60. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
1636 19216 52
61. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1631 18671 56
62. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1625 16929 76
63. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1607 19610 48
64. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
1607 17780 68
65. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1603 16374 84
66. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
1585 20436 40
67. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1584 16409 83
68. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
1583 17048 73
69. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1581 15987 89
70. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1572 16865 77
71. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1559 17957 64
72. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1555 19485 50
73. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1549 16340 85
74. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
1547 15936 91
75. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
1546 17227 72
76. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
1536 16961 75
77. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1534 18657 57
78. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
1534 15495 97
79. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
1532 15579 96
80. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
1526 16088 87
81. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
1519 15961 90
82. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
1513 17304 71
83. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1509 15767 94
84. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1508 18488 58
85. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1508 15459 98
86. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1503 17820 66
87. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1484 15789 92
88. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1482 14824 101
89. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1471 16988 74
90. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
1464 14862 100
91. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1457 19618 47
92. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
1447 14507 106
93. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
1443 14437 109
94. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
1432 16442 82
95. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
1429 16273 86
96. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1416 14160 113
97. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
1412 14125 114
98. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
1400 14501 107
99. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
1384 13873 121
100. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
1381 18465 59
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.