Top 10 Year Average Ranking 1869 - 2018

Name Birthday Country Average Score Overall Score Rank
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
5502 59705 1
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
3704 44595 2
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
3232 33322 10
4. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
3096 36567 5
5. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2966 40638 3
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2955 34508 7
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2859 34056 9
8. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2747 31830 11
9. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2666 37362 4
10. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2647 34709 6
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2637 30208 13
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2576 30148 14
13. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2503 25938 18
14. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2395 34204 8
15. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2392 29480 15
16. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
2330 23557 26
17. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
2286 23697 25
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2274 26118 16
19. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
2232 23810 24
20. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
2228 25628 19
21. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
2225 23107 28
22. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2206 23369 27
23. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2199 25625 20
24. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2160 25252 21
25. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
2139 24664 22
26. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2116 22590 32
27. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2068 24285 23
28. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
2041 21770 35
29. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2031 26071 17
30. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
2021 20237 45
31. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2012 30585 12
32. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1975 22804 30
33. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1967 21810 33
34. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1927 20277 44
35. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1919 21796 34
36. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1911 19118 55
37. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
1903 20286 43
38. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1896 23089 29
39. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
1896 19513 52
40. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1894 19929 46
41. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
1887 21123 38
42. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1883 22613 31
43. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1850 19842 47
44. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1848 21097 39
45. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1839 18970 56
46. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1824 19424 53
47. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1820 20722 40
48. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1801 18345 62
49. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1788 21362 36
50. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1778 18317 63
51. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1772 17806 68
52. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1739 21351 37
53. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1737 17830 66
54. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1731 17487 72
55. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
1724 18131 64
56. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
1711 20411 42
57. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1696 17711 70
58. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1693 18086 65
59. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
1684 18493 61
60. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
1673 16736 80
61. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1659 16715 82
62. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
1644 19295 54
63. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1637 18746 58
64. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1637 16714 83
65. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1636 19673 50
66. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1625 16929 78
67. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1617 19723 49
68. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
1607 17780 69
69. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
1595 17193 75
70. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
1592 20512 41
71. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
1592 16074 91
72. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1584 16411 86
73. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1568 19622 51
74. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
1557 16031 92
75. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1552 16373 87
76. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
1551 17271 74
77. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1545 15821 95
78. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1540 17711 71
79. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
1536 16961 77
80. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
1532 15579 100
81. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
1528 16107 90
82. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
1519 15961 93
83. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1516 18584 59
84. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
1513 17304 73
85. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
1513 15356 102
86. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1511 15113 103
87. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1509 15767 97
88. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1503 17820 67
89. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1501 15015 105
90. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
1495 14981 106
91. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1484 15789 96
92. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1475 19763 48
93. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1472 17000 76
94. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
1460 15759 98
95. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
1449 14532 111
96. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
1445 18909 57
97. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
1433 15924 94
98. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
1432 16442 85
99. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
1429 16273 88
100. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
1421 16726 81
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.