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 43460 2
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
3082 31749 10
4. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2961 40753 3
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
2915 34498 6
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2839 33502 7
7. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2720 35504 4
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2719 32652 9
9. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2699 31265 12
10. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2598 31489 11
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2598 29830 15
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2573 30122 14
13. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2500 35235 5
14. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2446 25325 18
15. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2286 32691 8
16. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2277 26108 17
17. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
2274 24234 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 22634 30
23. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2136 22785 27
24. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2129 24761 21
25. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2116 22423 31
26. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2048 26170 16
27. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2046 24009 23
28. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2034 23892 24
29. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2024 30607 13
30. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
1998 21362 36
31. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1980 21934 33
32. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
1962 19644 46
33. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1954 20563 39
34. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1933 22374 32
35. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1923 19234 51
36. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1922 21842 34
37. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1911 23289 25
38. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1911 20104 43
39. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1889 22725 29
40. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1866 18987 53
41. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1849 21038 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 19511 49
45. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1821 19562 47
46. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1804 19225 52
47. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1803 20466 42
48. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1795 21452 35
49. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1785 18393 60
50. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1770 18227 62
51. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1747 17907 67
52. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1736 17540 71
53. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1722 18381 61
54. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1709 21065 37
55. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1703 17910 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 16642 79
59. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1650 18884 56
60. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1648 16570 80
61. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1638 16503 81
62. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1629 19855 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 17304 72
66. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1600 16331 84
67. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1586 16233 86
68. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1582 16483 82
69. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1575 19726 45
70. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1563 17929 65
71. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1548 16319 85
72. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1545 18647 58
73. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1544 16007 89
74. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1530 18089 64
75. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
1530 15444 97
76. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1528 18722 57
77. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1525 20557 40
78. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
1513 16675 77
79. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
1513 15959 91
80. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1506 15069 103
81. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1504 15959 90
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 14959 104
87. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
1477 16352 83
88. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
1477 15216 100
89. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1475 15436 98
90. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
1472 14722 106
91. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1465 14652 110
92. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
1464 15844 93
93. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1458 16837 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 14401 113
97. Bernard THÉVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
1434 14584 112
98. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
1427 17242 73
99. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
1419 14676 108
100. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
1403 14036 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.