Balla, Zoltán




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  153  2314 (46) 19
1905  96  2376 (39) 18
1906  49  2443 (33) 58
1907  47  2451 (49) 0
1908  39  2459 (56) 0
1909  38  2468 (58) 0
1910  34  2476 (54) 0
1911  34  2484 (44) 9
1912  29  2483 (32) 57
1913  27  2488 (42) 11
1914  31  2482 (53) 0
1915  32  2477 (56) 0
1916  33  2471 (54) 5
1917  33  2481 (53) 0
1918  27  2490 (45) 19
1919  33  2477 (50) 0
1920  37  2463 (48) 5
1921  33  2476 (42) 16
1922  36  2470 (41) 18
1923  36  2472 (48) 0
1924  32  2473 (46) 12
1925  40  2457 (48) 14
1926  54  2433 (58) 0
1927  71  2409 (62) 0
1928  109  2386 (63) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Balla, Zoltán  
Born: 31 Aug. 1883
Died: 1 Apr. 1945
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper has 'von Balla' in Hundert Jahre Schachturniere, and 'Z. von Balla' in Hundert Jahre Schachzweikämpfe. Fiala also has 'Zoltán von Balla'.
 
References
Books
   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 (1)     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     Budapest Tournament     6  /  11
Budapest 1916     Budapest Tournament     2.5  /  5
Kaschau 1918 (1)     Kaschau Master Tournament     5.5  /  11
Budapest 1918     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: 15 Jan. 2020