UK News: PCW’s Road To Glory Event This Weekend; Del Rio Returns To The UK

British Wrestling is really hotting up, ICW, PCW, Attack! Pro and Progress are all thriving with success. All four are going in different directions which makes the UK scene so incredible right now. Preston based Preston City Wrestling have been balancing a careful mix of established talent whilst promoting their own talent. Several former WWE and TNA stars have appeared for the...
Via Wrestling News Depot
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Rey Mysterio Done With The WWE

Rey Mysterio is free! The former WWE superstar and champion has reportedly reached a settlement which allows Rey to become a free agent. Rey becomes the second biggest Latino star to leave the company in recent months, leaving a huge void in that market place.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

MMA News: Alberto ‘El Patron’ Del Rio Expected To Eventually Return To MMA, Update On His Wrestling Status

There have been rumors circulating for a few months that Bellator MMA was interested in securing the services of Alberto Del Rio a.k.a. El Patron. His recent debuts for Ring of Honor and Lucha Underground seemed to dispel rumors of his jump to MMA, but the Wrestling Observer Newsletter is now reporting that he is apparently going to make a return to MMA. It’s still a question...
Via Wrestling News Depot
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

TNA News: Why Del Rio Turned Down TNA, Reason To Why Gabriel Left WWE

Why Did Justin Leave WWE Just hours before the Royal Rumble, WWE announced that WWE superstar Justin Gabriel had been granted his departure from WWE. The South African had been with WWE since 2008. PWInsider have revealed that Gabriel requested his release from WWE after he realised that placed in a position within the company that prevented him from doing anything relevant. Justin’s...
Via Wrestling News Depot
January 28, 2015  |  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
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

TNA News: TNA Offering ‘Big Money’ To Alberto Del Rio For Wednesday’s Impact Wrestling

Post-WWE life has been good for Alberto Del Rio a.k.a. El Patron. He returned to Mexico to wrestle for AAA and became their World Champion. He also recently made his Ring of Honor debut at this past weekend’s TV tapings in Nashville, Tennessee. According to PWInsider, ROH officials were said to be thrilled with their dealings with Del Rio and he was described as being beyond easy...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE News: WWE Make Changes To Future Contracts Due To CM Punk & Del Rio

In 2014, WWE saw two huge stars leave the company in controversial way, both of their departures have left a huge impact on the future of any wrestlers who sign or re-sign with the company. Both CM Punk and Alberto Del Rio have made their mark on WWE’s future. Alberto Del Rio was fired by WWE in August, after an altercation with social media manager, with Del Rio defending his...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

TNA News: TNA Make Another Big Play For Alberto Del Rio + Second ROH Opponent

-TNA have reportedly made a second attempt at hiring Del Rio to their brand for 2015, with a massive money and one year deal offer this time.   TNA’s new deal is an exclusivity deal, with Alberto Del Rio only working for them for a year on a $400,000 salary.   It seems Del Rio may have already turned down the deal as he is currently working for AAA, ROH and has plans for Lucha...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 18, 2014  |  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

ROH News: Alberto El Patron’s Debut Opponent Revealed

Last week, Ring Of Honor broke the news that former WWE & World Heavyweight champion Alberto El Patron will be competing for the organisation. Today ROH broke the news that the former Del Rio will be facing the Fallen Angel Christopher Daneils in his first match for the company on January 3rd 2015. This is a great coup for ROH, who can easily utilise Alberto to provide brilliant...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

ROH News: Alberto Del Patron (Del Rio) Joins Ring Of Honor

Ring of Honor has announced that Alberto Del Patron will be joining ROH on their 3rd January TV taping in Nashvill, Tennessee. Alberto will also be appearing on the shows on January 30th and 31st and the ROH 13th Anniversary PPV on March 1st. Alberto revealed that he will sign for two US promotions last month, now that his non-compete clause in his WWE contract had been lifted. ROH...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Alberto El Patron is coming to ROH

When Alberto El Patron announced that he would be wrestling for two promotions in 2015 we automatically assumed the 2nd (the 1st being Lucha Underground) would be TNA. Not the case. As evidenced by this new promo released by Ring of Honor today, El Patron will be joining the Baltimore based promotion to kick off their 2015 campaign. Here is the official press release via ROH: Formerly...
Via Fight Booth
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Alberto Del Rio to wrestle for ROH, potentially fight for Bellator

According to Dave Meltzer, El Patron (Alberto Del Rio) will wrestle for Ring of Honor, not TNA, in North America come 2015. Patron could join ROH as early as January which would help the promotion immensely since a lot of their top stars will be overseas wrestling for NJPW. ROH has shows scheduled in Tennessee, TN, Philadelphia, PA, Dearborn, MI, and Dayton, OH for the month of January...
Via Fight Booth
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

AAA News: EL Patron AKA Alberto Del Rio Makes Wrestling History

The former Alberto Del Rio, now wrestling under the name “El Patron” made history at the AAA’s Guerra de Titanes event this past Sunday night. Del Rio became the first wrestler to hold the CMLL, the WWE and the AAA World Heavyweight Titles, defeating El Texano for the AAA World Heavyweight title. Patrón y Megacampeón @VivaDelRio máximo monarca de AAA #GuerraDeTitanes =...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Alberto Del Rio Talks The Day CM Punk Left, Punk Believing In What He Is Saying + More

Former WWE Superstar Alberto Del Rio recently appeared on WrestleTalkTV to shoot an episode of Wrestle Talk TV Extra, in which Patrick Lennon sits down with Alberto Del Rio for a shoot interview. El Patron as he is now known discusses CM Punk and his walkout, how it effected his match in the ring at the time and his thoughts of the former WWE star now.   “He went from driving...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Alberto Del Rio Says He Is Signing Two US Deals In 2015

El Patron, the former Alberto Del Rio continues to make headlines. Patron made his first US post-WWE appearance over the weekend at a House of Hardcore show and according to the former WWE star, you can expect to see a lot more of him in the United States real soon.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

TNA News: Alberto Del Rio Reveals His United States Status

This past August, the former Alberto Del Rio was released from his WWE contract due to unprofessional conduct. The week following his departure, Alberto appeared on AAA’s Triplemaina. Since the release, WWE and Alberto Del Rio have taken a long time to come to an agreement over Del Rio’s ability to compete in the United States. Recently WWE released a joint statement saying...
Via Wrestling News Depot
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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