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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 Ways Alberto Del Rio and Paige parallel "Bennifer"

Does pro wrestling's odd couple remind you of "Bennifer" from back in the day?

5 Things Paige could do if she is fired from WWE

Paige could be fired sooner or later, so here are things she could do in the post-WWE period.

WWE News: Why WWE won't fire Paige

Firing Paige might actually backfire on WWE

WWE News: Paige undergoes successful neck surgery

Paige underwent a successful neck surgery yesterday

WWE News: Reby Hardy fires shots and Alberto Del Rio and Paige

Reby Hardy fires shots at Del Rio and Paige

WWE News: Paige and Alberto Del Rio's relationship to be showcased on Total Divas

The relationship that the internet can't stop talking about will be on Total Divas.

WWE News: Paige removed from Raw opening video

Has WWE buried Paige?

WWE News: Paige's father upset about her engagement to Alberto Del Rio

Paige's father is not happy about Del Rio getting engaged to his daughter.

WWE News: Paige and Del Rio's families unhappy with their engagement

Alberto Del Rio's ex-wife and Paige's parents are all unhappy with the engagement

Paige and Alberto Del Rio: 5 facts you need to know about them

Some facts about the couple that you might not know yet!

WWE News: Update on Paige being unhappy in the WWE

This battle is just getting worse.

WWE News: Paige proposes to Alberto Del Rio

Paige just proposed to Alberto Del Rio in the middle of a wrestling ring!

WWE News: Paige and Alberto Del Rio talk WWE future, stabbing incident, possibly working for TNA and more

Del Rio rules out return to WWE.

WWE/MMA News: Alberto Del Rio named President of MMA promotion Combate Americas

Mexico's greatest export is bringing his knowledge of Sports Entertainment and MMA into a new venture.

WWE News: WWE hits back at Paige, says she lied about her drug test

WWE and Paige at loggerheads once again?
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