Press Release


Just when you thought, it was safe to leave your homes this summer, the wrestlers of Lucha Libra will be landing at your doorstep as MTV2 and MTV Tr3s premiere the new series “Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors” on Saturday, July 17 at 2pm ET/PT.

Featuring amazing aerial acrobatics and elaborate masks, Mexican Lucha Libre is a significant part of the country’s culture and is the best-attended live sporting event after soccer, which is the national sport. For the first time ever, Mexican-Americans will see their beloved traditional sport make the crossover from Latin television to the American mainstream media.