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Jan Banas
Number of games in database: 158
Years covered: 1970 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2253 (2272 rapid, 2210 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2416
Overall record: +21 -65 =72 (36.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (12) 
    B80 B50 B33 B83 B25
 English (8) 
    A16 A13 A18 A14 A10
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A46 A40
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A28 A29 A27 A21
 Sicilian Scheveningen (5) 
    B80 B83 B85
 King's Indian (5) 
    E94 E91 E99
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (26) 
    B67 B22 B40 B50 B53
 Grunfeld (22) 
    D85 D91 D76 D72 D87
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (6) 
 English (5) 
    A15 A16
 King's Indian (5) 
    E62 E90 E98 E60
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C93 C95 C63 C92
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Banas vs L Navarovszky, 1974 1-0
   J Banas vs A Ornstein, 1974 1-0
   G Kallai vs J Banas, 1985 1/2-1/2

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(born Jun-03-1947, 68 years old) Slovakia

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International Master (1979).

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 158  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. J Lechtynsky vs J Banas  ½-½32 1970 CSR-ch HavirovE60 King's Indian Defense
2. Smejkal vs J Banas 1-033 1970 CSR-ch HavirovE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
3. J Banas vs F Blatny  ½-½36 1970 CSR-ch HavirovA07 King's Indian Attack
4. Jansa vs J Banas  ½-½50 1970 Havirov CZE chA15 English
5. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½18 1970 CSR-ch HavirovB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
6. Hort vs J Banas  0-135 1970 Havirov CZE chA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
7. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½15 1971 Novy SmokovecB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
8. J Banas vs G Timoshchenko  ½-½73 1972 Stary SmokovecE91 King's Indian
9. Plachetka vs J Banas  0-134 1972 Stary SmokovecA45 Queen's Pawn Game
10. J Banas vs Pribyl  ½-½54 1973 21. Tatran CupC19 French, Winawer, Advance
11. E Paoli vs J Banas  1-037 1973 Olomouc Sigma 6thB08 Pirc, Classical
12. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½15 1973 CSR-chB25 Sicilian, Closed
13. M D Tseitlin vs J Banas  1-030 1973 VI. TJ Sigma MZ OlomoucC93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
14. J Banas vs Kholmov  0-139 1973 CSR-chC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
15. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½41 1973 Tatran Cup 21stA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
16. J Banas vs J Lechtynsky  0-132 1973 CSR-chB40 Sicilian
17. Smejkal vs J Banas  1-040 1973 CSR-chE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
18. J Banas vs Plachetka  ½-½58 1973 Stary SmokovecC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. J Banas vs G Kluger  ½-½22 1974 Rimavska SobotaA13 English
20. N Minev vs J Banas  ½-½47 1974 Rimavska SobotaD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
21. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½66 1974 Trencianske TepliceD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
22. J Banas vs F Blatny  0-133 1974 Rimavska SobotaC88 Ruy Lopez
23. Ujtelky vs J Banas  ½-½28 1974 Rimavska SobotaA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
24. J Banas vs L Navarovszky 1-032 1974 Trencianske TepliceB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
25. Plachetka vs J Banas  ½-½26 1974 Stary SmokovecC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann 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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