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Jan Banas
Number of games in database: 157
Years covered: 1970 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2211 (2263 rapid, 2210 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2416

Overall record: +21 -64 =72 (36.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (10) 
    B80 B50 B90 B33 B83
 English (8) 
    A16 A13 A14 A12 A18
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A46 A40
 King's Indian Attack (7) 
    A07 A08
 King's Indian (5) 
    E94 E91 E99
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A28 A29 A27 A21
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B67 B22 B53 B50 B40
 Grunfeld (21) 
    D85 D91 D87 D72 D76
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (6) 
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C93 C63 C95 C92
 King's Indian (5) 
    E62 E60 E98 E90
 English (5) 
    A15 A16
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Banas vs A Ornstein, 1974 1-0
   J Banas vs L Navarovszky, 1974 1-0
   G Kallai vs J Banas, 1985 1/2-1/2

   🏆 Biel (Masters)
   Ganguly vs J Banas (Jul-23-13) 1-0
   J Banas vs Harikrishna (Jul-22-13) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jun-03-1947, 71 years old) Slovakia

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International Master (1979).

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 157  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Smejkal vs J Banas 1-0331970CSR-chE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
2. J Banas vs F Blatny  ½-½361970CSR-chA07 King's Indian Attack
3. Jansa vs J Banas  ½-½501970CSR-chA15 English
4. Hort vs J Banas  0-1351970CSR-chA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
5. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½181970CSR-chB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
6. J Lechtynsky vs J Banas  ½-½321970CSR-chE60 King's Indian Defense
7. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½151971Novy SmokovecB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
8. J Banas vs G Timoshchenko  ½-½731972Tatran Cup 20thE91 King's Indian
9. Plachetka vs J Banas  0-1341972Tatran Cup 20thA45 Queen's Pawn Game
10. J Banas vs Pribyl  ½-½54197321. Tatran CupC19 French, Winawer, Advance
11. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½581973Stary SmokovecC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
12. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½151973CSR-ch InternationalA07 King's Indian Attack
13. J Banas vs Kholmov  0-1391973CSR-ch InternationalC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
14. J Banas vs J Lechtynsky  0-1321973CSR-ch InternationalA07 King's Indian Attack
15. Smejkal vs J Banas  1-0401973CSR-ch InternationalE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
16. E Paoli vs J Banas  1-0371973Olomouc Sigma 6thB08 Pirc, Classical
17. M D Tseitlin vs J Banas  1-0301973VI. TJ Sigma MZ OlomoucC93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
18. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½411973Tatran Cup 21stA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
19. J Banas vs L Navarovszky 1-0321974Trencianske TepliceE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
20. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½661974Trencianske TepliceD74 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O
21. N Minev vs J Banas  ½-½471974Rimavska SobotaD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
22. J Banas vs G Kluger  ½-½221974Rimavska SobotaA13 English
23. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½281974Rimavska SobotaA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
24. J Banas vs F Blatny  0-1331974Rimavska SobotaC88 Ruy Lopez
25. Plachetka vs J Banas  ½-½261974Stary SmokovecC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-04-05  California812: Bananas.
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  OneBadDog: Yes! We have no Banas, we have no Banas today!
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  tpstar: This @#$% is bananas/B-A-N-A-S - um, er, oh well

He must not be a Hollaback Boy. =)

Mar-18-06  Ivan23: Slovak ambassador in Croatia.
Nov-18-07  xeroxmachine: Oh how sad that the last S isnt an N :(
Nov-18-07  babakova: I didnt get it first, then I did so I smiled. Jan Banan... heh
Nov-22-07  xeroxmachine: Säg minns du den dan när vi stack in till stan. Det var du och jag, Jan å du chaka en banan. Sen kastade du skalet å jag kom efter å allt gick galet. Jag halkade på ditt skal å slog huvudet i trottoarn. /solo

Du bara sprang där ifrån och kvar satt jag som ett fån. Å runtomkring stod folk å glodde ja skratta va var dom gjorde. Ja kände mig så dum och snuten tyckte jag verkade skum. Dom tog med mig till häktet där fick jag sitta tills dom ringt hela släkten. /solo

Å sen den där dan ska du heta JAN BANAN sen vi var i stan å du chacka din jävla banan å sen den där dan ska du heta Jan, Jan, Jan, JAN BANAN


May-28-16  Pulo y Gata: Banas.

What lemmings feel when called on their blind march to the cliff.

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