- World Chess Championship 1927
World Chess Championshipwas played between José Raúl Capablancaand Alexander Alekhine. It was played in Buenos Airesfrom September 16to November 29, 1927. Alekhine, a Russian, became a naturalised French citizen three days before the match.
The first player to win six games would be World Champion.
It has been suggested that if it reached 5-5 the incumbent (Capablanca) would win, but it is unclear whether this is the case. [ [http://members.aol.com/graemecree/chesschamps/world/world1927.htm 1927 World Chess Championship] at Graeme Cree's Chess Pages]
Alekhine won the Championship.
* [http://members.aol.com/graemecree/chesschamps/world/world1927.htm 1927 World Chess Championship] at Graeme Cree's Chess Pages
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