Greatest Road Cyclists of All Time
Some of them for grand tours they won, some for daily races they won, some for legendary slopes they climbed, some for sprint victories they won with only 10 cm front of the others, and some for their peloton behaviors and leadership.
Come, let's take a look at the most important figures that come to my mind in while talking about road cycling.
The 20 Greatest Road Cyclists of All Time
Belgian, cycling legend. You can also describe him as the most winning cyclist in history, or the cyclist who has won everything. With 11 Grand Tour victories and many classic and stage races, Eddy Merckx can be considered the greatest cyclist in cycling history.
He is the most famous French cyclist in cycling history. In the late 1970s and early 80s, he became the most successful general classification rider of grand tours. He won the Tour de France in 1985 and is the last French cyclist to win the Tour de France. He has 10 grand tour victories in his career.