Balla, Zoltán




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  160  2309 (45) 19
1905  98  2371 (38) 18
1906  48  2438 (33) 58
1907  45  2447 (49) 0
1908  37  2456 (56) 0
1909  38  2465 (57) 0
1910  34  2473 (54) 0
1911  31  2482 (44) 9
1912  28  2481 (32) 57
1913  26  2487 (42) 11
1914  27  2483 (52) 0
1915  27  2478 (55) 0
1916  32  2474 (53) 5
1917  28  2487 (51) 0
1918  25  2500 (42) 27
1919  28  2479 (49) 0
1920  37  2458 (48) 5
1921  35  2466 (44) 11
1922  39  2459 (41) 18
1923  40  2457 (48) 0
1924  42  2455 (46) 12
1925  49  2436 (46) 14
1926  67  2411 (55) 0
1927  99  2386 (58) 0
1928  138  2362 (57) 9
1929  163  2355 (64) 0
1930  177  2348 (68) 0
1931  186  2341 (70) 0
1932  182  2334 (68) 0
1933  189  2327 (64) 0
1934  195  2320 (56) 0
1935  178  2313 (42) 40

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
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 374
   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
Balla, Z. - Gereben, E. 1935         (f)     6.5   -   3.5

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 (1)     4th Hungarian Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier     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 (2)     Budepest Tournament     6  /  11
Pistyan 1922 (1)     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
Budapest 1935     Kempelen Memorial Tournament     5.5  /  13
Tata 1935     13th Hungarian National Tournament - Major     5.5  /  17


Player information updated: 3 Apr. 2022