Balla, Zoltán




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  153  2311 (46) 19
1905  96  2374 (39) 18
1906  49  2441 (33) 58
1907  45  2449 (49) 0
1908  37  2458 (56) 0
1909  38  2467 (58) 0
1910  34  2476 (54) 0
1911  31  2485 (44) 9
1912  29  2484 (32) 57
1913  27  2490 (42) 11
1914  29  2486 (52) 0
1915  28  2481 (56) 0
1916  30  2477 (53) 5
1917  26  2491 (51) 0
1918  24  2504 (42) 27
1919  27  2484 (49) 0
1920  37  2463 (47) 5
1921  33  2470 (42) 16
1922  36  2464 (41) 18
1923  38  2464 (48) 0
1924  34  2464 (46) 12
1925  42  2448 (48) 14
1926  53  2425 (58) 0
1927  72  2401 (62) 0
1928  108  2378 (63) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Balla, Zoltán  
   Also known as: Zoltán von Balla
Born: 31 Aug. 1883
Died: 1 Apr. 1945
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper, Fiala, and Adams have 'Zoltán von Balla'.
 
References
Books
   Adams, Gyula Breyer, page 65
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 300
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 318
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 79
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 50
   Fiala, Olrich Duras, Vol.1, page 315
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 21
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 247
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 17

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Balla, Z. - Steiner, E. 1925         (f)     2.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Coburg 1904 (2)     14th German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier A     8  /  19
Vienna 1905 (2)     Austro-Hungarian Championship Tournament     6  /  18
Ostend 1906 (1)     Ostend Tournament - First Stage, Section A - Section B     5  /  9
Ostend 1906 (12)     Ostend Amateur Tournament A     11  /  18
Gyor 1906     1st Hungarian National Tournament     10.5  /  13
  Balla, Z. - Barasz, Z.     2.5 - 0.5    
Budapest 1906     Budapest Tournament     12  /  15
Budapest 1911 (2)     Hungarian Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier     6.5  /  9
Pistyan 1912     Pistyan Tournament     9.5  /  17
Breslau 1912 (1)     18th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     4  /  17
Temesvar 1912     4th Hungarian Chess Federation Congress     9  /  14
Gyor 1912     Gyor Tournament     7.5  /  9
Budapest 1913 (1)     Budapest Tournament     6  /  11
Budapest 1916 (2)     Budapest Tournament     2.5  /  5
Budapest 1918 (1)     Budapest Masters Tournament     5  /  8
Kaschau 1918 (1)     Kaschau Master Tournament     5.5  /  11
Budapest 1918 (2)     Budapest Tournament     5.5  /  8
Vienna 1920 (2)     Vienna Tournament     1.5  /  5
Budapest 1921 (1)     Budapest Tournament     3  /  5
Budapest 1921 (2)     Budepest Tournament     6  /  11
Pistyan 1922     Breyer Memorial Master Tournament     8  /  18
Budapest 1924 (2)     Olympic Training Tournament     9.5  /  12
Budapest 1925 (2)     Budapest Tournament     6.5  /  10
Budapest 1928 (2)     Budapest Tournament     3  /  9


Player information updated: 1 Nov. 2020