The history of the Tour de France

The records

The stage winners

34 victories
Eddy MERCKX
28 victories
Bernard HINAULT
25 victories
Mark CAVENDISH
André LEDUCQ
22 victories
André DARRIGADE
20 victories
Nicolas FRANTZ
18 victories
François FABER
17 victories
Jean ALAVOINE
16 victories
Jacques ANQUETIL
René LE GREVES
Charles PELISSIER
15 victories
Freddy MAERTENS
13 victories
Robbie MC EWEN
Philippe THYS
12 victories
Jean AERTS
Gino BARTALI
Louison BOBET
Miguel INDURAIN
Louis TROUSSELIER
Erik ZABEL
11 victories
Djamolidine ABDOUJAPAROV
Rafaële DI PACO
Gerrie KNETEMANN
Jean-Paul VAN POPPEL
10 victories
Mario CIPOLLINI
Walter GODEFROOT
Thor HUSHOVD
Henri PELISSIER
Jan RAAS
9 victories
Rudi ALTIG
Hippolyte AUCOUTURIER
Ottavio BOTTECCHIA
Fausto COPPI
Laurent FIGNON
Emile GEORGET
Roger LAPEBIE
Sylvère MAES
Antonin MAGNE
Eloi MEULENBERG
Luis OCANA
Georges SPEICHER
Tom STEELS
Bernard THEVENET
Lucien VAN IMPE
Joop ZOETEMELK
8 victories
Gustave GARRIGOU
Charly GAUL
Learco GUERRA
Barry HOBAN
Ferdi KUBLER
Louis MOTTIAT
Marco PANTANI
René VIETTO
7 victories
Federico BAHAMONTES
Fabian CANCELLARA
Jean-Pierre DANGUILLAUME
Nino DEFILIPPIS
Raphaël GEMINIANI
Felice GIMONDI
Félix GOETHALS
Cyrille GUIMARD
Roger HASSENFORDER
Jan JANSSEN
Vittorio MAGNI
Lucien MAZAN DIT PETIT-BRETON
Georges PASSERIEU
Raymond POULIDOR
Edward SELS
Jan ULLRICH
Rik VAN LOOY
Richard VIRENQUE
6 victories
Marino BASSO
Romain BELLENGER
Guido BONTEMPI
Tom BOONEN
Marcel BUYSSE
Fred DE BRUYNE
Gerben KARSTENS
Marcel KINT
Firmin LAMBOT
Octave LAPIZE
Thierry MARIE
Alessandro PETACCHI
Guido REYBROECK
Patrick SERCU
Dietrich THURAU
Martin VAN GENEUGDEN
Félicien VERVAECKE
Alexandre VINOKOUROV
5 victories
Maurice ARCHAMBAUD
Pierino BAFFI
Lucien BUYSSE
Maurice DE WAELE
Jean-Baptiste DORTIGNACQ
Paul DUBOC
Jacques ESCLASSAN
Jean GRACZYK
André GREIPEL
Frank HOSTE
Laurent JALABERT
Julio JIMENEZ
Sean KELLY
Hugo KOBLET
Eric LEMAN
Greg LEMOND
Hector MARTIN
Jelle NIJDAM
René POTTIER
Roger RIVIERE
Jean ROBIC
Jean ROSSIUS
Jean STABLINSKI
Willy TEIRLINCK
Eric VANDERAERDEN
Herman VANSPRINGEL
4 victories
Joaquim AGOSTINHO
Eugène ARCHAMBAULT
Honoré BARTHELEMY
Gilbert BAUVIN
Adelin BENOIT
Franco BITOSSI
Jeroen BLIJLEVENS
Erik BREUKINK
Gianni BUGNO
Robert CAZALA
Eduardo CHOZAS OLMO
Charles CRUPELANDT
Emile DAEMS
Erik DEKKER
Pedro DELGADO
Pierrick FEDRIGO
Jean FORESTIER
Oscar FREIRE
Christopher FROOME
Maurice GARIN
Robert JACQUINOT
Jaan KIRSIPUU
Marcel KITTEL
Dimitri KONYSHEV
Romain MAES
Rudy MATTHIJS
David MILLAR
Gastone NENCINI
Eddy PAUWELS
René PRIVAT
Michael RASMUSSEN
Gaston REBRY
Bjarne RIIS
Peter SAGAN
Luis-Leon SANCHEZ
Lucien TEISSEIRE
Rik VAN LINDEN
Gustaaf VAN SLEMBROUCK
Thomas VOECKLER
Wout WAGTMANS
Daniel WILLEMS
3 victories
Manuel BELTRAN
Jean-François BERNARD
Chris BOARDMAN
Frans BONDUEL
Santiago BOTERO
Dino BRUNI
Max BULLA
Francesco CAMUSSO
Sylvain CHAVANEL
Claudio CHIAPPUCCI
Eugène CHRISTOPHE
Régis CLERE
Alberto CONTADOR
Giovanni CORRIERI
Rui Alberto COSTA
Acacio DA SILVA
Johan DE ROO
Odiel DEFRAEYE
Jef DEMUYSERE
Jean DIEDERICH
Aimé DOSSCHE
Jacky DURAND
Marcel DUSSAULT
Vjatceslav EKIMOV
Jean-Pierre GENET
Luis ''Lucho'' HERRERA
Guy IGNOLIN
Raymond IMPANIS
Hennie KUIPER
Nello LAUREDI
Vicente LOPEZ-CARRIL
Henk LUBBERDING
Luigi LUCOTTI
Olaf LUDWIG
Fernando MANZANEQUE
Robert MILLAR
Nicola MINALI
Julien MOINEAU
Charly MOTTET
Henk NIJDAM
Stan OCKERS
Bert OOSTERBOSCH
Pavel PADRNOS
Ludo PEETERS
Raymond PINGEON
Jo PLANCKAERT
Miguel POBLET
Michel POLLENTIER
Stephen ROCHE
Tony ROMINGER
André ROSSEEL
José Luis RUBIERA
Bernardo RUIZ
Carlos SASTRE
Andy SCHLECK
Léon SCIEUR
Félix SELLIER
Joseph SPRUYT
Jan SVORADA
Alejandro VALVERDE
Joseph VAN DAM
Johan VAN DER VELDE
Wim VAN EST
Rik VAN STEENBERGEN
VERHAEGEN
Pol VERSCHUERE
Pierre-Raymond VILLEMIANE
Marinus ''Rini'' WAGTMANS
Peter WINNEN
Michaël WRIGHT
2 victories
Bartolomeo AIMO
Léo AMBERG
Phil ANDERSON
Moreno ARGENTIN
Lance ARMSTRONG
Angel ARROYO
José AZEVEDO
Antonio BAILETTI
Fabio BALDATO
Graziano BATTISTINI
Erich BAUTZ
Théophile BEECKMAN
Daniele BENNATI
Louis BERGAUD
Pierre BEUFFEUIL
Serifano BIAGIONI
Marcel BIDOT
Alfredo BINDA
Edvald BOASSON HAGEN
Michael BOOGERD
Vicenzo BORGARELLO
Ferdinand BRACKE
Jean BRANKART
Beat BREU
Johan BRUYNEEL
Fermo CAMELLINI
Louis CAPUT
Guido CARLESI
Sandy CASAR
Paul CHOCQUE
Thierry CLAVEYROLAT
Pierre-Marie CLOAREC
Salvatore COMMESSO
Roger DE BREUKER
Etienne DE WILDE
Ronald DE WITTE
Raymond DECORTE
Adolphe DELEDDA
Raymond DELISLE
Marc DEMEYER
Oscar EGG
David ETXEBARRIA
Alessandro FANTINI
Victor FONTAN
Dominique FORLINI
Amédée FOURNIER
Jean FRECHAUT
Jose-Manuel FUENTE
Fabien GALATEAU
Simon GERRANS
Massimo GHIROTTO
Marcel GODIVIER
Jean GOLDSCHMIT
Rolf GOLZ
Rolf GRAF
Charly GROSSKOST
Ercole GUALAZZINI
Giuseppe GUERINI
Alfred HAEMERLINCK
Hector HEUSGHEM
Louis HEUSGHEM
Serhiy HONCHAR
Joseph HUYSMANS
Serguei IVANOV
Pierre JAMINET
Marcel JANSSENS
Roger LAMBRECHT
Floyd LANDIS
Guy LAPEBIE
Miguel-Maria LASA
Lucien LAZARIDES
Luc LEBLANC
Gérard LONCKE
Raymond LOUVIOT
Léon LOUYET
Jean MAJERUS
Mariano MARTINEZ
Tony MARTIN
Jules MASSELIS
Emile ''senior'' MASSON
Paul MAYE
Bradley MC GEE
Juan Miguel MERCADO
Georges MEUNIER
Théo MIDDELKAMP
Frédéric MONCASSIN
David MONCOUTIE
Ambrogio MORELLI
Francesco MOSER
Johan MUSEEUW
Jean-Patrick NAZON
Jan NOLTEN
Stuart O’GRADY
Arigo PADOVAN
Fabio PARRA
Raymond PASSAT
Ernest, dit ''FABER Ernest'' PAUL
Georges PAULMIER
Francis PELISSIER
Eddy PLANCKAERT
Yaroslav POPOVYCH
Filippo POZZATO
Cees PRIEM
Raoul REMY
Christophe RIBLON
Riccardo RICCO
Pascal RICHARD
Brian ROBINSON
Antonin ROLLAND
Pierre ROLLAND
Steven ROOKS
Vincenzo ROSSELLO
Giacinto SANTAMBROGIO
Paolo SAVOLDELLI
Fritz SCHAER
Frank SCHLECK
Stefan SCHUMACHER
Gino SCIARDIS
Glauco SERVADEI
Christian SEZNEC
Théo SMIT
Gerrit SOLLEVELD
Rolf SORENSEN
Gert STEEGMANS
Eloi TASSIN
Omer TAVERNE
Valerio TEBALDI
Klaus-Peter THALER
Piotr UGRUMOV
Michel VAN AERDE
Camille VAN DE CASTEELE
Bernard VAN DE KERKHOVE
Adri VAN DER POEL
Antoon VAN SCHENDEL
Florent VAN VLIERBERGHE
Willy VANNITSEN
Cédric VASSEUR
Julien VERVAECKE
Frédéric VICHOT
Edward VISSERS
Jacques VIVIER
Jens VOIGT
Gerrit VOORTING
Paul WELLENS
Bradley WIGGINS
Ad WIJNANDS
Rolf WOLFSHOHL
Alex ZULLE
1 victory
Christophe AGNOLUTTO
Lucien AIMAR
Arsène ALANCOURT
Robert ALBAN
Raúl ALCALÁ
Kim ANDERSEN
Henri ANGLADE
Alphonse ANTOINE
Luciano ARMANI
Dominique ARNOULD
Kurt-Asle ARVESEN
Mikel ASTARLOZA
Ernesto AZZINI
Magnus BACKSTEDT
Armand BAEYENS
Emile BAFFERT
Serge BAGUET
Jan BAKELANTS
Ercole BALDINI
Antonio BARBOSA ALVES
Vincent BARTEAU
Ivan BASSO
Giovanni BATTAGLIN
Fabio BATTESINI
Steve BAUER
Benoni BEHEYT
Gilbert BELLONE
Rino BENEDETTI
Vasco BERGAMASCHI
Lorenzo BERNUCCI
Julian BERRENDERO
Rubens BERTOGLIATI
Evgueni BERZIN
Paolo BETTINI
René BINGGELI
Andy BISHOP
René BITTINGER
Maurice BLOMME
Stanislas BOBER
Jean BOBET
Gianluca BORTOLAMI
Jean BOURLES
Albert BOURLON
Miguel BOVER
Adolphe BRAECKEVELDT
Frans BRANDS
Maurice BROCCO
Laurent BROCHARD
Giovanni BRUNERO
Joseph BRUYERE
Marcus BURGHARDT
Jules BUYSSE
Francisco CABELLO
Marcel CADOLLE
Norbert CALLENS
Sylvain CALZATI
Francis CAMPANER
Mariano CANARDO
Salvador CARDONA BALBASTRE
Jimmy CASPER
Francis CASTAING
José CATIEAU
Bruno CENGHIALTA
Giuseppe 'Pino' CERAMI
Georges CHAPPE
Philippe CHEVALLIER
Franco CHIOCCIOLI
Mathias CLEMENS
Jean-Claude COLOTTI
Roberto CONTI
Baden COOKE
Henri CORNET (GEBOREN JARDY)
Fernand CORNEZ
Laudelino CUBINO GONZALEZ
Félix Rafel CÁRDENAS RAVALO
Michele DANCELLI
Gustave DANNEELS
Wilfried DAVID
Daan DE GROOT
Louis DE LANNOY
Tommaso DE PRA
Germain DE RIJCKE
Jos DE SCHOENMACKER
Eric DE VLAEMINCK
Roger DE VLAEMINCK
Fons DE WOLF
Georges DECAUX
Peter DECLERCQ
Albert DEJONGHE
Michel DEJOUHANNET
Hans DEKKERS
Ludo DELCROIX
Régis DELEPINE
Gilles DELION
Gustaaf DELOOR
Serge DEMIERRE
Fedor DEN HERTOG
Willy DERBOVEN
Laurent DESBIENS
Cyril DESSEL
André DESVAGES
Rudy DHAENENS
Mariano DIAZ
Ludo DIERCKXSENS
Walter DIGGELMANN
Maurice DIOT
Manuel-Jorge DOMINGUEZ
Custodio DOS REIS
Jean DOTTO
Sauveur DUCAZEAUX
Maarten DUCROT
Laurent DUFAUX
Jean DUMONT
Samuel DUMOULIN
Adriano DURANTE
Léo DUYNDAM
Martin EARLEY
Federico ECHAVE
Ernest ECUYER
Paul EGLI
Seamus ELLIOTT
Emile ENGEL
José-Maria ERRANDONEA
Fernando ESCARTIN
Cadel EVANS
Fédérico EZQUERRA
Henk FAANHOF
Edouard FACHLEITNER
Tyler FARRAR
René FAURE
Vito FAVERO
Brice FEILLU
Paulo FERREIRA
Giuseppe FEZZARDI
Giovanni FIDANZA
Juan Antonio FLECHA GIANNONI
Urs FREULER
Morgens FREY
Dario FRIGO
Herman FRISON
Dominique GAIGNE
Jean GAINCHE
Joaquim GALERA
Pierre GALLIEN
Marius GALLORINI
Juan Manuel GARATE
Vicente GARCIA ACOSTA
Bernard GAUTHIER
Jean-Louis GAUTHIER
Martial GAYANT
Federico GAY
Maurice GELDHOF
Walter GENERATI
Linus GERDEMANN
Eugenio GESTRI
Dante GIANELLO
Philippe GILBERT
Kurt GIMMI
Gilbert GLAUS
André GODINAT
Chepe GONZALEZ PICO
José-Antonio GONZALEZ-LINARES
Aurelio GONZALEZ
Aïtor GONZALEZ
Julian GOROSPE
Joseph GROUSSARD
Pietro GUERRA
Patrice HALGAND
Bo HAMBURGER
Tyler HAMILTON
Andrew ''Andy'' HAMPSTEN
Heinrich HAUSSLER
Jens HEPPNER
Roberto HERAS
Mathieu HERMANS
Yves HEZARD
George HINCAPIE
Jos HINSEN
Robert HUNTER
Marcel HUOT
Omer HUYSE
Emile IDEE
Livio ISOTI
Maurice IZIER
Jos JACOBS
Rolf JAERMANN
Zenon JASKULA
Pascal JULES
Willy KEMP
Matthias KESSLER
Désiré KETELEER
Servais KNAVEN
Jan KREKELS
Karsten KROON
Bernard LABOURDETTE
Charles LAESER
Roberto LAISEKA
Johan LAMMERTS
Pablo LASTRAS
Michel LAURENT
Dag Otto LAURITZEN
Christophe LAVAINNE
Pierre LE BIGAULT
André LE DISSEZ
Ferdinand LE DROGO
Paul LE DROGO
Marino LEJARETTA
Philippe LELEU
Fernand LEMAY
Paul LEMETAYER
Adolfo LEONI
Léon LEVEL
Roger LEVEQUE
Marco LIETTI
Pascal LINO
Karl LITSCHI
Ludo LOOS
Jésus LORONO
Jo MAAS
Frans MAASSEN
Marc MADIOT
Erich MAECHLER
Pierre MAGNE
Riccardo MAGRINI
François MAHE
Julien MAITRON
Jean MALLEJAC
Henri MANDERS
Giuseppe MARTANO
René MARTENS
Daniel MARTIN
Juan MARTINEZ-OLIVER
Raymond MARTIN
Henri MASSAL
Imerio MASSIGNAN
Rodolfo MASSI
Raymond MASTROTTO
Hubert MATHIS
Pierre MATIGNON
Joseph MAUCLAIR
Iban MAYO
Ettore MEINI
Frans MELCKENBEECK
Constant MENAGER
Denis MENCHOV
Christophe MENGIN
Pierre-Henri MENTHEOUR
Arsène MERSCH
Jules MERVIEL
Alain MESLET
Jacques MICHAUD
Claudio MICHELOTTO
Mario MINIERI
Jean-Luc MOLINERIS
Pierre MOLINERIS
Marcel MOLINES
Gianpaolo MONDINI
Christophe MOREAU
Primo MORI
Joseph MORVAN
Marcello MUGNAINI
Edouard MULLER
Joseph MULLER
Javier MURGUIALDAY
Stefan MUTTER
Daniele NARDELLO
José NAZABAL
Wilfried NELISSEN
François NEUENS
François NEUVILLE
Jan NEVENS
Anatole NOVAK
Benjamin NOVAL GONZALEZ
Willi OBERBECK
Abraham OLANO
Michele ORECCHIA
Luis OTANO
Javier OTXOA
Serguei OUTSCHAKOV
Edmond PAGES
Wladimiro PANIZZA
Aldo PARECCHINI
Alfredo PASOTTI
Sergio Miguel Moreira PAULINHO
Jorgen PEDERSEN
René PEDROLI
Louis PEGLION
Joël PELIER
Victor hugo PENA
Oscar PEREIRO SIO
José PEREZ-FRANCES
Antonio PESENTI
Rudy PEVENAGE
Luciano PEZZI
Davis PHINNEY
Leonardo PIEPOLI
Jeff PIERCE
Jakob PIIL
Roger PINGEON
Thibaut PINOT
Georges PINTENS
Frits PIRARD
Walter PLANCKAERT
Massimo PODENZANA
Pascal POISSON
Eros POLI
Henk POPPE
Lucien POTHIER
Jacques PRAS
Louis PROOST
Henri PUPPO
Marcel QUEHEILLE
Bernard QUENNEHEN
Maurice QUENTIN
Bernard QUILFEN
Nairo Alexander QUINTANA ROJAS
Christian RAYMOND
Mauro RIBEIRO
Oliverio RINCON
Raymond RIOTTE
Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER
Nelson RODRIGUEZ
Aldo RONCONI
Georges RONSSE
Fabio ROSCIOLI
Giovanni ROSSI
Jules ROSSI
Karel ROTTIERS
Didier ROUS
Pello RUIZ-CABESTANY
Niki RUTTIMAN
Remo SABATINI
Tino SABBADINI
José SAMYN
Samuel SANCHEZ
Giuseppe SARONNI
Cyril SAUGRAIN
Julien SCHEPENS
Alfons SCHEPERS
Jean-Pierre SCHMITZ
Brik SCHOTTE
Gerrit SCHULTE
Eddy SCHUTZ
Maximilian SCIANDRI
Eddy SEIGNEUR
Marc SERGEANT
Marcos Antonio SERRANO RODRIGUEZ
Mauro SIMONETTI
Gilberto SIMONI
Jérôme SIMON
Pascal SIMON
Régis SIMON
Jesper SKIBBY
Juan Mauricio SOLER HERNANDEZ
Nicki SORENSEN
Edgard SORGELOOS
Neil STEPHENS
Julien STEVENS
Kurt STOEPEL
Lucien STORME
Pierre TACCA
Pietro TARCHINI
Gert-Jan THEUNISSE
Joseph THOMIN
Claude TOLLET
Pedro TORRES
Matteo TOSATTO
Georg TOTSCHNIG
Mario TRAVERSONI
Matteo TRENTIN
André TROCHUT
Bernard VALLET
Leon VAN BON
Ferdi VAN DEN HAUTE
Edward VAN DIJCK
Kees VAN ESPEN
Cyrille VAN HAUWAERT
Adri VAN HOUWELINGEN
Henri VAN LERBERGHE
Willy VAN NESTE
Bernard VAN RYSSELBERGHE
Albert VAN VLIERBERGHE
Léo VAN VLIET
Willy VANDEN BERGHEN
Georges VANDENBERGHE
Jean-Philippe VANDENBRANDE
Jelle VANENDERT
Robert VARNAJO
Alain VASSEUR
Rik VERBRUGGHE
Nico VERHOEVEN
Eddy VERSTRAETEN
Gérard VIANEN
José-Luis VIEJO
Adriano VIGNOLI
Bart VOSKAMP
Marc WAUTERS
Otto WECKERLING
Pieter WEENING
Johnny WELTZ
Heinz WENGLER
Robert WIERINCKX
Ludwig WIJNANTS
Marcel WUST
Sean YATES
Stefano ZANINI
Italo ZILIOLI
Hubertus ZILVERBERG
Juan ZURANO
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