Balla, Zoltán




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  153  2311 (46) 19
1905  95  2374 (39) 18
1906  48  2439 (33) 58
1907  47  2447 (49) 0
1908  39  2455 (56) 0
1909  40  2464 (58) 0
1910  34  2472 (54) 0
1911  34  2480 (44) 9
1912  30  2479 (32) 57
1913  27  2484 (43) 11
1914  29  2479 (53) 0
1915  30  2474 (56) 0
1916  32  2469 (54) 5
1917  33  2478 (53) 0
1918  30  2488 (46) 19
1919  31  2475 (51) 0
1920  37  2463 (48) 5
1921  32  2476 (42) 16
1922  36  2470 (41) 18
1923  37  2472 (49) 0
1924  33  2473 (47) 12
1925  39  2456 (48) 14
1926  51  2433 (58) 0
1927  65  2409 (63) 0
1928  81  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     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     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