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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 TNA stars whose departure could kill Impact Wrestling
5 TNA stars whose departure could kill Impact Wrestling
Which Impact Star would cripple TNA if he were to suddenly leave?
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio accuses WWE of underpaying talent
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio accuses WWE of underpaying talent
Alberto Del Rio opened up about life after WWE as Alberto El Patron, his respect for Impact Wrestling and more.
WWE News: Paige claims Alberto Del Rio saved a teenager's life
WWE News: Paige claims Alberto Del Rio saved a teenager's life
Alberto Del Rio's partner Paige took to Twitter to speak about a scary experience the duo had.
5 of the worst World Heavyweight Champions in WWE history
5 of the worst World Heavyweight Champions in WWE history
The World Heavyweight Championship used to be prestigious - but not anymore.
WWE News: Photo of actress Florence Pugh as Paige
WWE News: Photo of actress Florence Pugh as Paige
Florence Pugh will essay the role of Paige in Fighting With My Family.
WWE News: Paige and Alberto El Patron robbed
WWE News: Paige and Alberto El Patron robbed
Paige and Alberto El Patron were apparently robbed of the former's ring during their stay at a hotel.
Impact Wrestling Results (11 May 2017): Magnus vs. Alberto El Patron for the GFW Global Championship
Impact Wrestling Results (11 May 2017): Magnus vs. Alberto El Patron for the GFW Global Championship
The Impact Tapings on 11 May 2017 from the Impact Zone in Orlando, Florida led to the crowning of a new GFW Champion
5 Things Impact Wrestling does better than WWE
5 Things Impact Wrestling does better than WWE
WWE is a far bigger entity, but it is far from perfect.
Impact Wrestling Results (5/4/2017): Alberto El Patron vs. Eli Drake; Magnus vs. Matt Morgan
Impact Wrestling Results (5/4/2017): Alberto El Patron vs. Eli Drake; Magnus vs. Matt Morgan
Here are the complete results for Impact Wrestling's May 4th, 2017 episode.
From the WWE/Impact Wrestling Rumor Mill: Major argument at Impact tapings between Alberto El Patron and Paige
From the WWE/Impact Wrestling Rumor Mill: Major argument at Impact tapings between Alberto El Patron and Paige
Paige and Alberto El Patron engage in "really bad" argument at Impact Wrestling TV tapings
5 Former WWE Superstars who are failing on the independent scene
5 Former WWE Superstars who are failing on the independent scene
These 5 superstars' careers have gone downhill since they left the WWE.
5 Biggest and Best Moments in Professional Wrestling for April 2017
5 Biggest and Best Moments in Professional Wrestling for April 2017
Which stories turned heads above all else? Here are the five biggest and best moments in professional wrestling for April 2017.
Indie Rumors: Alberto Del Rio no-shows event after drinking on the night before
Indie Rumors: Alberto Del Rio no-shows event after drinking on the night before
Will you ever change Alberto?
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio blames decline in Total Divas' ratings on Paige's scenes being cut
WWE News: Alberto Del Rio blames decline in Total Divas' ratings on Paige's scenes being cut
Alberto takes up for his lady amid struggling ratings for Total Divas.
Wrestling News: Alberto Del Rio and Paige's father get into a heated feud on Twitter ahead of upcoming WAW show
Wrestling News: Alberto Del Rio and Paige's father get into a heated feud on Twitter ahead of upcoming WAW show
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