Cycling Career Highlights
Eddy Merckx, Belgium Born : 1945 in Meensel-Kiezegem. The world`s greatest rider."The Cannibal"devoured both stage and one-day races. Winner of a record 11 major tours, 3 World Championships and all the classics including 7 Milan-San Remo and 5 Liege-Bastogne-Liege.

 

Major Victories

1966:
Milan-San Remo Classic
Boucle de L`Aulne
GP Pino Cerami
Flanders Championship
Druivenkoers
1967:
Tour of Italy: Stage 12
Tour of Italy: Stage 14
Fleche Wallone Classic
Ghent Wevelgem Calssic
Milan-San Remo Classic
World Champion
1968:
Tour of Italy: Overall

Tour of Italy : King of the Mountains
Tour of Italy: Stage 1 (Time Trial)
Tour of Italy: Stage 8
Tour of Italy: Stage 12
Paris-Roubaix Clasic
Tour of Romandie
Tour of Catalonia
Tre Valli Varesine
Giro of Sardinia
1969:
Tour de France: Overall

Tour de France: Points
Tour de France: King of the Mountains
Tour de France: Stage 8a (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 11
Tour de France: Stage 15 (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 17
Tour de France: Stage 22b
Tour of Italy: Stage 3
Tour of Italy: Stage 4 (Time Trial)
Tour of Italy: Stage 7

Tour of Italy: Stage 15 (Time Trial)
Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic
Tour of Flanders Classic
Milan-San Remo Classic
Paris-Nice
Vuelta a Valencia
Boucle de L`Aulne
Pernod Cup: No 1
1970:
Tour de France: Overall

Tour de France: King of the Mountains
Tour de France: Prologue (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 7a
Tour de France: Stage 10
Tour de France: Stage 11a (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 12
Tour de France: Stage 14
Tour de France: Stage 20b (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 23
Tour of Italy: Overall
Tour of Italy: Stage 2
Tour of Italy: Stage 7

Tour of Italy: Stage 9 (Time Trial)
Paris-Roubaix Classic
Fleche Wallone Classic
Ghent-Wevelgem Classic
Coppa Agostino
Paris-Nice
Tour of Belgium
Belgian National Champion
Pernod Cup No 1
1971:
Tour de France: Overall

Tour de France: Points
Tour de France: Stage 2
Tour de France: Stage 13 (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 17
Tour de France: Stage 20 (Time Trial)
Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic
Milan-San Remo Classic
Tour of Lombardy Classic
Het Volk
Frankfurt
Paris-Nice
Dauphine Libere

Midi Libre
Tour of Belgium
GP Cita di Camaiore
Giro of Sardinia
World Champion
Pernod Cup No1

1972:
Tour de France: Overall

Tour de France: Points
Tour de France: Prologue (Time Trial)
Tour de France: |Stage 5b (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 8
Tour de France: Stage 13
Tour de France: Stage 14a
Tour de France: Stage 20a (Time Trial)
Tour of Italy: Overall
Tour of Italy: Stage 12 (Time Trial)
Tour of Italy: Stage 14
Tour of Italy: Stage 16
Tour of Italy: Stage 19 (Time Trial)
Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic
Fleche Wallone Classic
Milan-San Remo Classic
Tour of Lombardy Classic
Tour of Piedmont
Giro dell`Emilia
Grand Prix de L`Escaut
Fleche Brabanconne
World 1 Hour Record - 49.431km
Pernod Cup No1

1973:
Tour of Italy: Overall

Tour of Italy: Points
Tour of Italy: Stage 1
Tour of Italy: Stage 4
Tour of Italy: Stage 8
Tour of Italy: Stage 10
Tour of Italy: Stage 18
Tour of Spain: Overall
Tour of Spain: Points
Tour of Spain: Prologue (Time Trial)
Tour of Spain: Stage 8
Tour of Spain: Stage 10
Tour of Spain: Stage 15b (Time Trail)
Tour of Spain: Stage 16
Tour of Spain: Stage 17b (Time Trial)
Paris-Roubaix Classic
Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic
Amstel Gold Classic
Ghent-Wevelgem Classic
Het Volk
Paris-Brussels
Grand Prix de Fourmies
Trofeo Laigueglia
Giro of Sardinia
Grand Prix Time Trial
Pernod Cup No1
1974:
Tour de France: Overall

Tour de France: Prologue (Time Trial)
Tour of France: Stage 7
Tour de France: Stage 9
Tour de France: Stage 10
Tour de France: Stage 15
Tour de France: Stage 19b (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 21a
Tour de France: Stage 22
Tour of Italy: Overall
Tour of Italy: Stage 12 (Time Trial)
Tour of Italy: Stage 21

Tour of Switxerland
Trofeo Laigueglia
World Champion
Pernod Cup No1

1975:
Tour de France: Stage 6 (Time Trial)
Tour de France: Stage 9b (Time Trial)
Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic
Fleche Wallone Classic
Milan-San Remo Classic
Amstel Gold Classic
Tour of Flanders Classic
Catalan Week
Boucle de L`Aulne
Druivenkoers
Giro of Sardinia
Pernod Cup No1
1976:
Milan-San Remo Classic
Catalan Week
1977:
Tour de France: Stage 18
Tour of Mediterranean