Balla, Zoltán




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  152  2313 (46) 19
1905  95  2376 (39) 18
1906  48  2442 (33) 58
1907  47  2451 (49) 0
1908  39  2459 (56) 0
1909  39  2467 (58) 0
1910  34  2475 (54) 0
1911  34  2484 (44) 9
1912  29  2482 (32) 57
1913  26  2487 (42) 11
1914  32  2481 (53) 0
1915  32  2476 (56) 0
1916  33  2470 (54) 5
1917  33  2480 (53) 0
1918  27  2489 (45) 19
1919  31  2476 (51) 0
1920  37  2462 (48) 5
1921  33  2474 (42) 16
1922  36  2469 (41) 18
1923  36  2470 (48) 0
1924  32  2472 (46) 12
1925  40  2455 (48) 14
1926  53  2431 (58) 0
1927  71  2408 (62) 0
1928  108  2384 (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