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ALBERTO DEL RIO RUMORS

**SPOILER** On El Patron/Lucha Underground, iMPACT!

– As noted recently, Alberto El Patron (aka Alberto Del Rio) made his Lucha Underground debut at the January 17th television taping in Los Angeles, California. El Patron came out to a big pop from the fans and was announced as the AAA Mega Heavyweight Champion. While holding his title, he cut a promo in the ring and was attacked by former champion El Texano Jr., who was also making...
Via TNA Wrestling News
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Backstage Notes on Alberto’s Lucha Underground Debut, Former TNA Knockout Declines Offer?, More

- Below are highlights from Wednesday's Lucha Underground episode on the El Rey Network: - Former TNA Knockout Sarita, who works for Mexico's CMLL promotion as "Dark Angel" Sarah Stock, apparently turned down an offer from Lucha Underground. She recently returned to CMLL and that promotion doesn't allow their talents to work for Lucha Underground. - As noted, AAA Mega Heavyweight...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Backstage Notes on Alberto’s Lucha Underground Debut, Sarita Declines Offer?

- Former TNA Knockout Sarita, who works for Mexico’s CMLL promotion as “Dark Angel” Sarah Stock, apparently turned down an offer from Lucha Underground. She recently returned to CMLL and that promotion doesn’t allow their talents to work for Lucha Underground.– As noted, AAA Mega Heavyweight Champion Alberto El Patron, the former Alberto Del Rio, made his Lucha Underground...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Spoiler Details on Alberto Del Rio’s Lucha Underground Debut, Feuding with Former WWE Star?

- As noted, Alberto El Patron, the former Alberto Del Rio in WWE, made his Lucha Underground debut at the January 17th tapings in Los Angeles. Del Rio came out to a major pop and was announced as the AAA Mega Heavyweight Champion. With the title in hand, he cut a promo and was attacked by former champion El Texano Jr., who was also making his debut. Former WWE star Chavo Guerrero...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Backstage Update On Alberto Del Rio Turning Down TNA

Partial Source: The Wrestling Observer It was reported over the weekend that Ring of Honor and Lucha Underground star Alberto “Del Rio” El Patron turned down an offer to work for TNA Wrestling that would have made him around $400,000 per year. There was some speculation that the current AAA World Heavyweight Champion did not want to work for TNA because doing it is perceived...
Via TNA Wrestling News
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Backstage News on What TNA Offered to Alberto Del Rio

- We noted before that TNA wanted former WWE Superstar Alberto Del Rio to sign with them and appear on the recent Impact Wrestling premiere on Destination America. Del Rio reportedly declined a big contract from TNA. Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer Newsletter wrote the following about TNA’s offer to Del Rio:“They (TNA) offered him $400,000 a year for minimal dates. It...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Official Announcement on Alberto Del Rio Joining Lucha Underground

- Lucha Underground issued the following: ‘LUCHA UNDERGROUND' SIGNS AAA WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION ALBERTO EL PATRÓN January 17, 2015, Los Angeles - Lucha Underground" has signed AAA World Heavyweight Champion Alberto El Patrón it was announced today by "Lucha Underground" the new Lucha Libre wrestling franchise from Emmy Award®-winning producer Mark Burnett, United Artists...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Alberto Del Rio & Lucha Underground Reach Agreement?

Lucha Underground posted the following on Twitter, teasing the arrival of Alberto El Patron… Ladies and gentlemen, Alberto El Patron (@VivaDelRio) has entered the #LuchaUnderground temple! pic.twitter.com/K3VRmyAVGJ — Lucha Underground (@LuchaElRey) January 18, 2015 Speaking of Lucha Underground, they have released the following match from Wednesday’s show. The match features...
Via WZR Online
8 days ago  |  Discuss

TNA Trying to Sign Alberto El Patron?

Professional wrestler Alberto Del Rio attends the WrestleMania XXVII press conference at Hard Rock Cafe New York on March 30, 2011 in New York City. (Mandatory Credit:-Mike Coppola/Getty Images North America) With TNA set to debut on Destination America on Wednesday, the company is reportedly trying to sign Alberto El Patron, formerly Alberto Del Rio to a non-exclusive contract...
Via The Sports Journal
19 days ago  |  Discuss

TNA Wrestling Make A Big Run At Former WWE Champion

TNA Wrestling are making moves. A couple of days after announcing a new day and time for their TV show, the company is aggressively pursuing the hottest free agent in pro wrestling and he could be coming to Impact in 2015.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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