Balla, Zoltán




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  151  2307 (46) 19
1905  90  2369 (39) 18
1906  48  2434 (34) 58
1907  48  2442 (49) 0
1908  39  2450 (56) 0
1909  39  2458 (58) 0
1910  33  2466 (54) 0
1911  33  2474 (44) 9
1912  29  2472 (32) 57
1913  25  2478 (43) 11
1914  28  2473 (53) 0
1915  29  2468 (56) 0
1916  32  2463 (54) 5
1917  32  2473 (53) 0
1918  30  2482 (46) 19
1919  31  2470 (51) 0
1920  37  2457 (48) 5
1921  32  2470 (42) 16
1922  35  2465 (42) 18
1923  36  2466 (49) 0
1924  33  2467 (47) 12
1925  39  2451 (48) 14
1926  51  2427 (58) 0
1927  65  2404 (63) 0
1928  81  2380 (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