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Alberto Del Rio Biography & Latest News

Alberto Del Rio Biography

Alberto Rodriguez, better known to wrestling fans as Alberto Del Rio, is a Mexican professional wrestler. Before entering the world of professional wrestling, he was a member of the Mexican national team in Greco-Roman wrestling. He wears an adorned mask while wrestling and he also competed in the world of Mixed Martial Arts while wearing a modified version of the mask. He has competed in the Pride Fighting Championship, one of the most prestigious organizations in the world of MMA. In 2007, he ended the nearly three-year CMLL World Heavyweight Championship reign of Universo 2000 and held that honour for nearly 500 days before losing the title to Ultimo Guerrero. On June 17, 2009, Rodriguez confirmed that he had signed a three-year contract with WWE, heading straight to the roster. In 2010, Alberto Del Rio made his debut on WWE television by appearing in multiple vignettes as a Mexican aristocrat. He was flooded with the spotlight after he defeated Rey Mysterio in his very first televised match. He won the WWE Championship at SummerSlam, beating CM Punk. In October 2011, he beat John Cena and CM Punk in a Hell in a Cell Match and was once again crowned champion. Alberto Del Rio made his return at a WWE house show in San Francisco on February 11, 2012, arm wrestling Sheamus to a no-contest.

Alberto Del Rio Latest News & Articles

5 times since 2010 WWE got a World Title match wrong
5 times since 2010 WWE got a World Title match wrong
For every triumph and glorious moment WWE has, there are five or six missed opportunities to speak of.
6 WWE Stars who can defeat CM Punk in an MMA Fight
6 WWE Stars who can defeat CM Punk in an MMA Fight
These present and former WWE Superstars can best 'the best in the world'!
5 wrestling promotions that are WWE's biggest threats
5 wrestling promotions that are WWE's biggest threats
WWE have been at the top of the wrestling food chain for a long time now, and a bit of competition would do everyone some good.
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio has some harsh words for Donald Trump
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio has some harsh words for Donald Trump
Del Rio says that he expects to be deported for his words.
WWE News: Paige posts photo of Alberto Del Rio 'with child'
WWE News: Paige posts photo of Alberto Del Rio 'with child'
Paige shows her sense of humour with this tweet.
WWE News: Total Divas' latest episode gets highest viewers of season
WWE News: Total Divas' latest episode gets highest viewers of season
Reports indicate that the show drew a 0.37 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
5 MMA moves that are used in the WWE today
5 MMA moves that are used in the WWE today
Today, we take a look at five MMA moves that are used in WWE.
WWE News: Real Reason Why Paige Was Backstage at Raw
WWE News: Real Reason Why Paige Was Backstage at Raw
Real reason why WWE Superstar Paige was backstage at Raw this past Monday
WWE/TNA News: Del Rio in talks with TNA
WWE/TNA News: Del Rio in talks with TNA
Del Rio could join the promotion by March.
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio responds to fan criticism regarding his engagement
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio responds to fan criticism regarding his engagement
Del Rio also jokes about Paige being pregnant.
WWE News: Charges dropped from Alberto Del Rio nightclub fight arrest, Austrian police confirms
WWE News: Charges dropped from Alberto Del Rio nightclub fight arrest, Austrian police confirms
Alberto Del Rio is off the hook again
WWE News: Paige shows off new ring
WWE News: Paige shows off new ring
Paige was backstage for this Monday's episode of Raw.
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio reportedly arrested for fight in Austria
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio reportedly arrested for fight in Austria
What is going on with the former WWE Superstar?
WWE Rumors: Paige may not return to WWE anytime soon
WWE Rumors: Paige may not return to WWE anytime soon
Is the relationship between Paige and Del Rio straining her ties with WWE?
Life after WWE: Catching up with 10 Superstars released in 2016
Life after WWE: Catching up with 10 Superstars released in 2016
What are they up to now?
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