Ranking 1869-2018

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
55804
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
42826
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40384
4. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
35225
5. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
35106
6. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
34463
7. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
32703
8. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
32469
9. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
31819
10. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
31586
11. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31451
12. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
30418
13. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30121
14. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
29693
15. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
29163
16. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26078
17. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26002
18. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25250
19. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
25022
20. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
24961
21. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24175
22. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
23725
23. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
23679
24. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
23104
25. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23052
26. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
22959
27. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
22592
28. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
22583
29. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22491
30. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22491
31. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22318
32. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
21950
33. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
21788
34. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
21709
35. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
21311
36. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21228
37. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
20973
38. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
20888
39. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
20479
40. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
20463
41. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20251
42. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
19963
43. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
19765
44. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
19723
45. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
19597
46. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
19504
47. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19475
48. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19262
49. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19139
50. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
19071
51. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19023
52. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
18951
53. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18873
54. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18849
55. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18753
56. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18598
57. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18593
58. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18555
59. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18500
60. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18345
61. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
18226
62. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18162
63. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18126
64. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17797
65. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17763
66. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17739
67. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17689
68. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
17408
69. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
17261
70. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
17188
71. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
16928
72. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16756
73. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16611
74. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
16607
75. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
16574
76. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16460
77. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16410
78. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16317
79. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16226
80. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16186
81. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16136
82. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
16132
83. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
15957
84. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
15938
85. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
15907
86. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15882
87. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
15864
88. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
15852
89. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
15852
90. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15774
91. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
15730
92. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
15613
93. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15544
94. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15526
95. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
15425
96. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15367
97. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15341
98. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15271
99. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15197
100. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15036
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This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world since 1869. Use the year and country filters below to look at the same overall ranking until a specific year in the past and/or for a specific country. Riders score points based on their results in the races. These points depend on the (historic) importance of the race, the competition during the race and the toughness of the course. 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.
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