Viva la Raza!: Lucha Weekly
August 3, 2014
By: Josh Boutwell of Wrestleview.com
Psicosis Leaves AAA
Former WCW Cruiserweight Champion and long time AAA star, the original Psicosis (aka Nicho el Millionario), has announced via his twitter that he has left AAA. He is currently training students in Tijuana as well as wrestling around the Tijuana area mostly. He has spent the majority of his career in AAA with a brief stint in CMLL along with time in WCW, ECW, WWE, and even TNA. He hasn’t wrestled for AAA since May and this may just be a chance for him to kind of heal his body for awhile or he may be inching closer towards retirement. Unfortunately he has spent the last few years doing mainly garbage hardcore style matches and relying on weapons rather than having the incredible lucha matches he was having in the 90s and early 00’s.
AAA on El Rey Update
PWInsider revealed this week that AAA will begin taping the episodes for their El Rey show on 08/24 in Los Angeles, but that there is a chance the date may be pushed back a couple of days. They also confirmed that former ROH star Ricky Reyes has signed with AAA-US promotion and that “several former WWE names” have either signed or are finalizing deals to be on the show. Dragon Gate star Ricochet has been offered a spot on the show and considering that he was just announced as appearing at “TripleMania” I would assume he has accepted that offer. Also, former WWE writer Chris DeJoseph is working on the series as a producer. The show has been green lit for an 8-episode first season that will air in the fall, and PWInsider says that some of the pitches for ideas for storylines are “far out” in comparison to wrestling generally on TV which is not going to make traditional lucha libre fans happy.
Steve Pain Leaves AAA
Young AAA luchador Steve Pain announced via his Twitter that he has left AAA due to “personal issues.” Hijo del Pirata Morgan is replacing him in La Anarquia.
AAA 07/27 “Sin Limite” TV Taping Results
1) Mini Abismo Negro, Mini Charly Manson, & Mini Psycho Clown def. Dinastia, Mini Drago, & Octagoncito II
2) Mamba, Sexy Star, & Taya Valkyrie def. Fabi Apache, Jennifer Blake, & Pimpinela Escarlata
3) AAA Tag Team Titles Triple Threat: Angelico & Jack Evans (c) def. Daga & Eterno and Carlitos & Tommy Diablo to retain the titles!
4) Australian Suicide, Drago, & Fenix def. Cuervo, Demon Rocker, & Pentagon Jr.
5) Psycho Circus (Monster Clown, Murder Clown, & Psycho Clown) def. Hijo del Fantasma, Texano Jr., & El Zorro via DQ
6) Myzteziz, Electroshock, & La Parka Jr. def. Averno, Black Warrior, & Chessman
AAA 08/17 “TripleMania XXII” iPPV Lineup
1) Aerostar, Jennifer Blake, Mascarita Sagrada, & Pimpinela Escarlata vs. Super Fly, Sexy Star, Mini Abismo Negro, & Mamba
2) AAA Cruiserweight Title & AAA Fusion Title Unification Cibernetico: Daga (c) vs. Fenix (c) vs. Angelico vs. Hijo del Fantasma vs. Australian Suicide vs. Bengala vs. Jakc Evans vs. Joe Lider vs. Pentagon Jr. vs. Ricochet
3) AAA Reina de Reinas Title: Fabi Apache (c) vs. Taya Valkyrie
4) Mask vs. Hair Steel Cage Match: Blue Demon Jr. vs. Jeff Jarrett vs. Electroshock vs. Averno vs. La Parka Jr. vs. Chessman
5) Copa TripleMania Torneo Cibernetico: Myzteziz vs. Perro Aguayo Jr. vs. Cibernetico vs. TBA
6) Mask vs. Hair Match: Texano Jr. vs. Psycho Clown
* NOTES *
– Once again AAA just slaps together a bunch of random matches for a big show, but this time it is for the biggest show of the year. It has gotten to the point where it is clear that AAA really does not care about anything going on in their promotion other than getting ready for the El Rey show in America. It is truly sad given the incredible roster they have right now.
– Only three matches on the entire card have had any type of build whatsoever. The opener which is just a random thrown together Atomicos like they have on all big shows actually has Aerostar and Super Fly who have been feuding, but Aerostar is not supposed to be in that match. He was hilariously supposed to get a shot at the Cruiserweight Title.
– Way back last month Aerostar won a multi-man match that was claimed to be a #1 Contenders Match for the Cruiserweight Title. Then without any reasoning they had a second #1 Contenders Match and Bengala won that one. Then in a trios match Fenix pinned Daga during the match and offered to put up his Fusion Title to be allowed in the Cruiserweight Title match so it seemed like it would now be a 4-Way. So what does AAA do? They throw all that out and just fling together a bunch of guys who were all in those contenders matches anyway, except for Aerostar who actually won one of them. This is beyond pathetic booking and I’m sure Konnan will have a 100 different excuses for why it happened (I’m kidding, he would pretend like he has no idea what I’m referring to). Both the Cruiserweight and Fusion Titles will be on the line and they will be unified as just the Cruiserweight Title. Ricochet will be making his AAA debut in that match. Despite all of my bitching the match will more than likely be the best of the night.
– Fabi vs. Taya was actually built up during the last few weeks as one of the only three, but this is Fabi’s first defense of the title on TV since winning the damn thing.
– How pathetic is that randomly thrown together Cage Match? Big stars in a Cage Match that has had ZERO build and just slapped together in a few days. Hell, Blue Demon Jr. hasn’t even been in AAA in moths for God’s sake minus a video package last week on AAA’s TV show.
– Instead of having Myzteziz feuding with Warrior, Perro, and Avern over the last few months leading up to a big match at TripleMania Averno has been stuck in a random cage match (where he will probably get shaved) and Myzteziz and Perro are stuck in a random multi man match for a stupid pointless trophy. The mystery guy in the match is rumored to be a CMLL star that is going to be jumping. El Terrible is the name that I’ve heard so far but I that is unlikely.
– Psycho Clown and Texano is obviously the one match that has alot of build put into it and actually feels like a big match because of that.
CMLL 07/25 Arena Mexico Results
1) Hombre Bala Jr. & Super Halcon Jr. def. Canelo Casas & Disturbio
2) La Amapola, Princesa Blanca, & Zeuxis def. Goya Kong, Marcela, & Silueta via DQ
3) Delta, Valiente, & Guerrero Maya Jr. def. Puma King, Tiger Kid, & Vangelis via DQ
4) Lightning Match: Maximo def. Ripper
5) Atlantis, Dragon Rojo Jr., & Titan def. Rey Escorpion, Shocker, & Ultimo Guerrero via DQ
6) Relevos Increibles: Volador Jr., Negro Casas, & Mr. Niebla def. La Sombra, La Mascara, & Rush
CMLL 07/25 Arena Coliseo Guadalajara Results
1) Brillante & William Rock def. Demonio Rojo & Evola
2) Mystique & Princesa Ahy Leen def. Estrella & Explosiva & Star Fire
3) Leo & Omar Brunetti def. Jocker & Sadico
4) Sky Kid & Smaker def. Demonio Maya & Rafaga via DQ
5) Cavernario, Cesar Dantes, & Scorpio Jr. def. Gallo, Solar I, & Super Astro
6) Hijo de Dos Caras, Mil Mascaras, & Sicodelico Jr. def. El Canek, Negro Navarro, & Rey Bucanero
CMLL 07/27 Arena Coliseo Results
1) Fantasy, Stukita, & Ultimo Dragoncito def. Mercurio, Pequeno Nitro, & Pequeno Universo 2000
2) Guerrero Negro Jr., Hijo del Signo, & Nitro def. Black Panther, Soberano Jr., & Star Jr.
3) Metalico, Skandalo, & Virus def. Dragon Lee, Fuego, & Oro Jr. via DQ
4) Lightning Match: Silueta def. Zeuxis
5) Gran Guerrero, Pierroth, & Polvora def. Angel de Oro, Blue Panther, & Sagrado
6) Marco Corleone, Mascara Dorada, & Stuka Jr. def. Euforia, Felino, & Mr. Niebla
CMLL 07/27 Arena Coliseo Guadalajara Results
1) El Tapatio def. Reyco
2) Explosivo def. El Yaqui
3) Jocker & Thunder Boy def. Brillante & El Captain
4) Lightning Match: Demonio Maya def. Virgo
5) Esfinge, Gallo, & Leon Blanco def. El Cuatrero, Sanson, & Universo 2000 Jr. via DQ
6) Rey Bucanero & Shocker def. La Sombra & Valiente
CMLL 07/28 Arena Puebla Results
1) El Rebelde & Fuerza Chicana def. Black Tiger & Meyer
2) Astral & Electrico def. Demus 3:16 & Espiritu Maligno via DQ
3) Dragon Lee, Hombre Bala Jr., & Super Halcon Jr. def. Cancerbero, Raziel, & Siki Ozama Jr.
4) Ephesto, Polvora, & Rey Escorpion def. Dragon Rojo Jr., Stigman, & Valiente
5) Mask vs. Mask Match: Tigre Rojo Jr. def. Blue Center
6) La Sombra, La Mascara, & Rush def. Ultimo Guerrero, Shocker, & Mr. Niebla
CMLL 07/29 Arena Mexico Results
1) Mercurio & Pierrothito def. Aereo & Stukita
2) Dark Angel, Goya Kong, & Lluvia def. Dalis la Caribena, La Seductora, & Tiffany via DQ
3) Shigeo Okumura, Virus, & Kamaitachi def. Dragon Lee, Pegasso, & Starman
4) Rey Bucanero, El Terrible, & Bobby Zavala def. Angel de Oro, Sagrado, & Stuka Jr.
5) Marco Corleone, Mascara Dorada, & Brazo de Plata def. Euforia, Gran Guerrero, & Niebla Roja
6) Mexican National Welterweight Title: Titan (c) def. Cavernario to retain the title!
CMLL 07/29 Arena Coliseo Guadalajara Results
1) El Brillante & El Divino def. Acertijo & Magnum
2) Canelo Casas & Infierno def. Leo & Metatron
3) Lightning Match: Princesa Blanca def. Princesa Sujei
4) Disturbio, Malefico, & Rafaga def. Fuego, Omar Brunetti, & Triton
5) Felino, Puma King, & Tiger Kid def. Blue Panther, Black Panther, & Cachorro via DQ
6) Ultimo Guerrero, Rey Escorpion, & Mr. Niebla def. La Sombra, La Mascara, & Rush via DQ
CMLL 08/01 “Jucio Final” Arena Mexico Results
1) Delta, Guerrero Maya Jr., & Rey Cometa def. Puma King, Tiger Kid, & Skandalo
2) Ephesto, Mephisto, & Euforia def. Blue Panther, La Mascara, & Maximo
3) Mask vs. Hair Match: Marcela & Princesa Sujei def. La Seductora & Princesa Blanca
4) NWA Welterweight Title: Volador Jr. def. La Sombra (c) to win the title!
5) Ultimo Guerrero, Shocker, & Rey Escorpion def. Atlantis, Dragon Rojo Jr., & Mascara Dorada
6) Hair vs. Hair Match: Rush def. Negro Casas
* NOTES *
– La Seductora had to remove her mask after the match and Blanca announced that she was retiring.
– Volador took Sombra’s title and then challenged him to a Mask vs. Hair Match but Sombra did not accept.
– Atlantis & Guerrero took turns ripping at each others masks in the Semi-Main and following the match it was announced that Atlantis vs. Guerrero in a Mask vs. Mask Match will officially take place on 09/19 at the CMLL “81st Anniversary Show.” Rush did a lot of rudo cheating in the match and La Sombra, who was in his corner, helped out with that as well. Rush losses his hair for the 9th time.
CMLL 08/03 Arena Coliseo Lineup
1) Magnus & Sensei vs. Cholo & Espiritu Negro
2) Hombre Bala Jr., Stigma, & Super Halcon Jr. vs. Artillero, Hijo del Signo, & Super Comando
3) Fuego, Oro Jr., & Rey Cometa vs. Bobby Zavala, Metalico, & Virus
4) REINA International Juniors Title: Zeuxis (c) vs. Silueta
5) Angel de Oro, Blue Panther, & Sagrado vs. Misterioso II, Pierroth, & Polvora
6) Mascara Dorada, Stuka Jr., & Valiente vs. Rey Bucanero, El Terrible, & Vangelis
CMLL 08/03 Arena Coliseo Guadalajara Lineup
1) Indigo & Marvel vs. Furia Nazi & Relampago
2) Explosivo, Virgo, & William Rock vs. Demonio Rojo, Infierno, & Thunder Boy
3) El Divino vs. Jocker
4) Esfinge vs. Sanson
5) Titan & Volador Jr. vs. Euforia & Mr. Aguila
6) La Sombra vs. Shocker
CMLL 08/04 Arena Puebla Lineup
1) Astral & Electrico vs. Demus 3:16 & Espiritu Maligno
2) Pegasso & Soberano Jr. vs. Cancerbero & Raziel
3) Blck Panther, Cachorro, & Tigre Rojo Jr. vs. Blue Center, Kamaitachi, & Shigeo Okumura
4) Reyes del Aire Torneo Cibernetico: Angelo de Oro vs. Dragon Rojo Jr. vs. Mascara Dorada vs. Stigma vs. Stuka Jr. vs. Gran Guerrero vs. Misterioso II vs. Puma King vs. Rey Escorpion vs. Ripper
5) La Sombra, La Mascara, & Rush vs. Negro Casas, Shocker, & Mr. Niebla
CMLL 08/05 Arena Mexico Lineup
1) Bengala & Molotov vs. Akuma & Cholo
2) Magnus, Sensei, & Star Jr. vs. Herodes Jr., Hijo del Signo, & Nitro
3) Hombre Bala Jr., Super Halcon Jr., & Starman vs. Shigeo Okumura, Sangre Azteca, & Skandalo
4) Lightning Match: Titan vs. Cavernario
5) Fuego, Rey Cometa, & Triton vs. Bobby Zavala, Kamaitachi, & Misterioso II
6) Angel de Oro, Maximo, & Brazo de Plata vs. Mr. Niebla, Shocker, & Vangelis
CMLL 08/05 Arena Coliseo Guadalajara Lineup
1) El Brillante vs. El Acertijo
2) Marcela & Princesa Sujei vs. La Seductora & Princesa Blanca
3) Gallo, Omar Brunetti, & Smaker vs. Disturbio, Olimpico, & Virus
4) Blue Panther, Black Panther, & Cachorro vs. Felino, Puma King, & Tiger Kid
5) Volador Jr., Marco Corleone, & Diamante Azul vs. Rey Bucanero, El Terrible, & Euforia
6) Rush vs. Ultimo Guerrero
CMLL 08/08 Arena Mexico Lineu
1) Shockercito & Stukita vs. Mercurio & Pequeno Olimpico
2) Delta, Dragon Lee, & Guerrero Maya Jr. vs. Arkangel de la Muerte, Cancerbero, & Raziel
3) Goya Kong, Marcela, & Princesa Sujei vs. La Amapola, La Seductora, & Zeuxis
4) Mascara Dorada, Volador Jr., & Valiente vs. Ephesto, Mephisto, & Hechicero
5) CMLL Middleweight Title: Dragon Rojo Jr. (c) vs. Rey Escorpion
6) La Sombra, La Mascara, & Rush vs. Ultimo Guerrero, Negro Casas, & Shocker
INDY 07/26 Puebla Results
1) Electrik & Vega Stretfighters def. Amnesia & Fuego
2) King Rocker, Vioencia Jr., & Prayer def. Cometa Boy Jr., Rey Samuray, & Super Star
3) Indy Tag Team Titles: Crazy Black & Principe Haru (c) def. Guerrero de Plata & Pequeno Cobra to retain the titles!
4) Pequeno Joker, Rey Comodin, & Yeigo def. Avaricia, Lucky Boy, & Rey Celestial
Evolucion 07/26 Tijuana Reuslts
1) Black Danger & Black Phantom def. Black Xtrago & Mirage
2) Black Boy def. X-Torm
3) Tony Casanova def. Star Dragon
4) Zarco def. Venum Black Jr.
5) Falls Count Anywhere Match: Chika Tormenta def. Ludark Shaitan
6) Star Boy & Mosco Negro def. Angel Metalico & Jonathan
INDY 07/26 Mexico City Results
1) Angel Diabolico & Atenea Queen def. Skull Metal & Quebet
2) DZ Womens Title Fatal 4-Way: Felina Metalica (c) def. Crazy Star, Reina Dorada, & Xatana
3) Fly Metalik, Fly Warrior, & Kratos Jr. def. Death Fly, Infierno, & Latino
4) Triple Threat Trios: Panterita & Arceus def. Los Kriminal Boys (Fly Star & Toxin Boy) and Los Sky Star (Rayao Star & Sky Man)
5) X-Project Title Fatal 4-Way Elimination: Drako (c) def. Corsario Negro Jr., Misteryz, & Shadow to retain the title!
IWRG 07/27 Arena Naucalpan Results
1) Alfa & Omega def. Kaling Black & Latigo
2) Emperador Azteca & Metaleon def. Anubis Black & Hip Hop Man
3) Canis Lupus, Fuerza Guerrera, & Guerrero Mixtico def. Alan Extreme, Golden Magic, & Veneno
4) Trauma I & Trauma II def. Oficial 911 & Oficial AK47
5) Cien Caras Jr., Hijo de Mascara Ano 2000, & X-Fly def. Hijo de Dos Caras, Villano IV, & Relampago
INDY 07/27 Jiutepec Results
1) Terrorifico def. Antorcha Roja
2) Astro Boy Jr. & Mascara de Oro def. El Monje & Hexagoncito 2000
3) Guerrero de los Dioses & Vertigo def. Cometa & Laberinto
4) Anubis & Circulo Negro def. Destroyer & Letal Black
Promociones Juniors 07/30 San Luis Potosi Results
1) Alas de Angel, Rey Flechador, & Rey Flechador Jr. def. Demonio II, Drako, & Hooligan Negro
2) Aster Boy, Bello Willy, Bogar, & Vagabundo Jr. def. Break Demon, Mensajero, Mr. Marka, & Neurosis
3) Aero Fly, La Parkita, & Mini Drago def. Mini Charly Manson, Mini Maniaco, & Mini Psicosis
4) Argenis, Ludxor, & Venum def. Angel Mortal, Carta Brava Jr., & Super Fly
5) Psycho Circus (Monster Clown, Murder Clown, & Psycho Clown) def. Argos, Demon Rocker, & Machine Rocker
INDY 08/02 Arena Roberto Paz Lineup
1) Crazy King vs. Power Boy
2) Hipnosis, Principe Egipcio, & Rey Neron vs. El Soldado, Enviado, & Olimpo
3) Psicotico, Ivan Drago, & Adrenalina vs. Black Golden, Black Todd, & Shiryu Dragon Jr.
4) Histeria III, Tronx, & X-Fly vs. Draego, Lacandon Jr., & Mercurio
5) NWG Divas Title: Chika Tormenta (c) vs. La Magnifica
6) NWG Azteca Title Roberto Paz Jr. (c) vs. El Pantera
7) Dragon Gate Open the Brave Gate Title Triple Threat: Flamita (c) vs. Makabre vs. Tony Rodriguez
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