World Chess Championship 1935

The 1935 World Chess Championship was played between challenger Max Euwe and title-holder Alexander Alekhine. It was played in various cities and towns in the Netherlands from October 3 to December 16. Euwe was the winner by overcoming a three-point deficit as late as the ninth game.

Defending champion Challenger
Alexander Alekhine
Max Euwe
France Alexander Alekhine Netherlands Max Euwe
14½ 15½
Born 31 October 1892
42 years old
Born 20 May 1901
34 years old
1934 1937
Alekhine - Euwe (1935 film)

ResultsEdit

The first player to win six games and score more than 15 points would be champion.

World Chess Championship Match 1935
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Wins Points
  Alexander Alekhine (France) 1 0 1 1 ½ ½ 1 0 1 0 ½ 0 ½ 0 ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 0 0 ½ ½ ½ 0 0 1 ½ ½ ½ 8 14½
  Max Euwe (Netherlands) 0 1 0 0 ½ ½ 0 1 0 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ 0 ½ ½ 0 1 1 ½ ½ ½ 1 1 0 ½ ½ ½ 9 15½

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