Ranking 1869-2018

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
56553
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
43465
3. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
40755
4. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
35508
5. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
35236
6. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
34498
7. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
33536
8. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
32732
9. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
32692
10. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
31750
11. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
31491
12. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
31266
13. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
30608
14. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
30125
15. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
29831
16. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
26173
17. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
26112
18. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
25327
19. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
25182
20. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
25138
21. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
24960
22. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
24237
23. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
24009
24. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
23894
25. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
23293
26. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
23124
27. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
22787
28. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
22755
29. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
22726
30. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
22635
31. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
22424
32. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
22376
33. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
21937
34. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
21843
35. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
21453
36. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
21364
37. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
21067
38. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
21039
39. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
20566
40. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
20557
41. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
20505
42. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
20467
43. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
20106
44. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
19856
45. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
19727
46. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
19644
47. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
19563
48. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
19518
49. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
19513
50. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
19277
51. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
19236
52. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
19225
53. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
18989
54. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
18962
55. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
18915
56. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
18886
57. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
18723
58. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
18648
59. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
18626
60. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
18394
61. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
18382
62. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
18229
63. Rolf SÖRENSEN 20-Apr-1965
DEN
18227
64. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
18091
65. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
17930
66. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
17912
67. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
17908
68. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
17747
69. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
17584
70. Briek SCHOTTE 07-Sep-1919
BEL
17554
71. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
17540
72. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
17305
73. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
17244
74. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
16838
75. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
16690
76. Viatcheslav EKIMOV 04-Feb-1966
RUS
16689
77. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
16678
78. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
16659
79. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
16643
80. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
16570
81. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
16505
82. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
16485
83. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
16401
84. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
16353
85. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
16321
86. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
16236
87. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
16149
88. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
16145
89. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
16007
90. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
15961
91. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
15960
92. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
15910
93. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
15845
94. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
15753
95. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
15623
96. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
15554
97. Wim VAN EST 25-Mar-1923
NED
15530
98. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
15438
99. Joaquim AGOSTINHO 07-Apr-1943
POR
15419
100. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
15216
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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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