Top 10 Year Average Ranking 1869 - 2019

Name Birthday Country Average Score Overall Score Rank
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
5250 57026 1
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
3606 43471 2
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
3081 31742 10
4. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2964 40792 3
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
2927 34719 6
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2845 33766 7
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2792 33628 8
8. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2724 35559 4
9. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2702 31302 12
10. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2602 31531 11
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2601 29864 15
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2576 30158 14
13. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2499 35228 5
14. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2448 25344 20
15. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
2308 26387 16
16. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
2306 23923 25
17. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2287 32710 9
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2281 26148 18
19. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
2278 24268 22
20. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
2253 22769 30
21. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
2232 23142 27
22. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
2193 25219 21
23. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2161 25428 19
24. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2158 22840 28
25. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2139 22815 29
26. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2051 26212 17
27. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2047 24012 23
28. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2041 23961 24
29. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2027 30653 13
30. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
2000 21381 36
31. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1983 21968 33
32. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
1964 19662 46
33. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1957 20593 39
34. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1933 22374 32
35. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1928 19326 51
36. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1924 21873 34
37. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1914 23326 26
38. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1914 20137 43
39. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1906 19388 50
40. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1892 22759 31
41. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1852 21068 38
42. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
1842 18964 54
43. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
1836 20514 41
44. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
1828 19516 49
45. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1823 19585 47
46. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1806 19241 53
47. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1803 20469 42
48. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1798 21483 35
49. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1785 18394 61
50. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1772 18251 62
51. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1749 17937 67
52. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1739 17562 71
53. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1724 18408 60
54. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1711 21086 37
55. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
1702 18656 59
56. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1699 17870 68
57. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
1666 17584 69
58. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
1662 16632 79
59. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1653 18916 56
60. Luis OCAÑA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1649 16571 80
61. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1631 19882 44
62. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1630 16432 83
63. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
1625 19528 48
64. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1614 16513 81
65. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
1611 18922 55
66. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
1609 17333 72
67. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1589 16256 87
68. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1582 16484 82
69. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1577 19756 45
70. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1565 17957 66
71. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1558 18793 57
72. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
1552 15550 98
73. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1551 16343 85
74. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1545 16017 89
75. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
1542 15561 97
76. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1531 18752 58
77. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1530 18091 65
78. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1527 20589 40
79. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
1515 15977 90
80. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
1514 16682 77
81. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1513 15139 104
82. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
1510 16855 75
83. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
1509 15098 105
84. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1508 15081 106
85. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1505 15962 91
86. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
1501 15219 103
87. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
1495 19273 52
88. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
1495 15763 94
89. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
1479 16375 84
90. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
1479 15235 102
91. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1477 15448 100
92. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
1467 15867 93
93. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1460 16857 74
94. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
1456 16654 78
95. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
1448 16151 88
96. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
1438 14422 114
97. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
1436 14364 118
98. Bernard THÉVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
1434 14583 112
99. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
1429 17264 73
100. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
1421 14696 109
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.