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. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2875 39555 3
6. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2859 34056 7
7. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2845 33320 10
8. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2760 31991 11
9. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2666 37362 4
10. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2636 30196 13
11. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2621 33676 8
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2511 29154 15
13. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2503 25938 17
14. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2406 29513 14
15. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2393 34164 6
16. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
2329 23542 24
17. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
2286 23697 23
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2216 25022 18
19. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2206 23369 25
20. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
2171 22576 29
21. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2140 24941 19
22. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2128 24931 20
23. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
2126 24522 21
24. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2085 22283 30
25. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2068 24285 22
26. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
2041 21738 31
27. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2029 26032 16
28. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
2012 20142 44
29. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2009 30515 12
30. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
1985 22851 26
31. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1969 22670 28
32. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
1957 21064 38
33. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1954 21680 33
34. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1910 21694 32
35. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
1903 20286 43
36. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
1896 19513 49
37. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1891 19888 45
38. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
1887 21123 36
39. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1885 22762 27
40. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1848 21097 37
41. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1848 19829 46
42. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1847 19478 51
43. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1839 18970 54
44. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1820 18202 62
45. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1811 18431 60
46. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1797 20378 42
47. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1789 18997 53
48. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1777 18314 61
49. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1776 21240 35
50. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1772 17806 67
51. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1739 21349 34
52. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
1724 18131 63
53. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1723 17689 69
54. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
1711 20411 41
55. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1690 17640 70
56. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
1681 18464 59
57. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
1673 16736 80
58. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1672 20491 39
59. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1661 16785 79
60. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1652 16652 81
61. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
1636 19216 52
62. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1634 18703 55
63. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1625 16929 77
64. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1609 19636 48
65. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
1607 17780 68
66. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1603 16375 85
67. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
1586 17100 73
68. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
1585 20436 40
69. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1585 16992 75
70. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1584 16409 84
71. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1562 17987 64
72. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1557 19511 50
73. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1551 16357 86
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 76
77. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1534 18657 56
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
1527 16100 88
81. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
1519 15961 90
82. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
1513 17304 71
83. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1511 18518 57
84. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1510 15480 98
85. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1509 15767 95
86. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1503 17820 66
87. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1493 14938 100
88. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1484 15789 93
89. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1482 14829 103
90. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1472 16998 74
91. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
1464 14868 101
92. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1460 19650 47
93. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
1448 14519 108
94. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
1446 14489 110
95. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
1432 16442 83
96. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
1429 16273 87
97. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
1402 14523 107
98. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
1395 13957 118
99. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
1381 18472 58
100. Didi THURAU 09-Nov-1954
GER
1368 14047 117
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.