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Jan Banas
Number of games in database: 158
Years covered: 1970 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2226 (2243 rapid, 2210 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2416

Overall record: +21 -65 =72 (36.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (12) 
    B80 B50 B83 B85 B25
 English (8) 
    A16 A13 A14 A12 A10
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A46 A40
 King's Indian Attack (5) 
    A07 A08
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B14 B13 B10
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A28 A29 A27 A21
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (26) 
    B67 B22 B40 B50 B56
 Grunfeld (22) 
    D85 D72 D76 D91 D87
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (6) 
 English (5) 
    A15 A16
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C93 C95 C63 C92
 King's Indian (5) 
    E62 E60 E98 E90
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Banas vs L Navarovszky, 1974 1-0
   G Kallai vs J Banas, 1985 1/2-1/2
   J Banas vs A Ornstein, 1974 1-0

   Ganguly vs J Banas (Jul-23-13) 1-0
   J Banas vs Harikrishna (Jul-22-13) 1/2-1/2
   I Armanda vs J Banas (Apr-18-11) 1-0
   J Banas vs M Zelic (Apr-17-11) 1/2-1/2
   D Brumen vs J Banas (Apr-16-11) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jun-03-1947, 69 years old) Slovakia

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International Master (1979).

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 158  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Banas vs F Blatny  ½-½361970CSR-ch HavirovA07 King's Indian Attack
2. Smejkal vs J Banas 1-0331970CSR-ch HavirovE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
3. Jansa vs J Banas  ½-½501970Havirov CZE chA15 English
4. Hort vs J Banas  0-1351970Havirov CZE chA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
5. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½181970CSR-ch HavirovB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
6. J Lechtynsky vs J Banas  ½-½321970CSR-ch HavirovE60 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 Kholmov  0-1391973CSR-chC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
11. J Banas vs Pribyl  ½-½54197321. Tatran CupC19 French, Winawer, Advance
12. J Banas vs J Lechtynsky  0-1321973CSR-chB40 Sicilian
13. Smejkal vs J Banas  1-0401973CSR-chE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
14. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½581973Stary SmokovecC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
15. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½151973CSR-chB25 Sicilian, Closed
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. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½661974Trencianske TepliceD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
20. J Banas vs F Blatny  0-1331974Rimavska SobotaC88 Ruy Lopez
21. N Minev vs J Banas  ½-½471974Rimavska SobotaD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
22. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½281974Rimavska SobotaA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
23. J Banas vs G Kluger  ½-½221974Rimavska SobotaA13 English
24. Plachetka vs J Banas  ½-½261974Stary SmokovecC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
25. G Timoshchenko vs J Banas  ½-½671974Rimavska SobotaC93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 158  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-04-05  California812: Bananas.
Aug-04-05  OneBadDog: Yes! We have no Banas, we have no Banas today!
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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