Alberto Del Rio

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Alberto Del Rio is a professional wrestler best known for his time in WWE and AAA.

12 Dec, 2014

Debut date set


ROH announces Del Rio (under the ring name Alberto El Patron) will officially debut for the company on January 3rd, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. Del Rio comments:

Ring of Honor has been doing fantastic things.  There’s a lot of excitement surrounding this company and I look forward to competing against the best of the best in ROH in 2015

7 Aug, 2014

Release from WWE


Del Rio is released by WWE for unprofessional conduct during an altercation with a fellow employee. Further details have not been released. WWE declines to comment on the situation.

Alberto Del Rio Fired By WWE For Unprofessional Conduct & Altercation! WWE Releases Alberto Del Rio!

29 Jul, 2014

Needs stitches after injury


Del Rio suffers injury at WWE Superstars taping. Justin Gabriel’s elbow struck to the left of Del Rio’s orbital bone causing a laceration that requires stitches.

 He’s going to keep it covered and he should be medically cleared to compete on WWE Main Event.

27 Jun, 2014

Digital Spy interview


Del Rio sits down for interview with Digital Spy to discuss WWE budget cuts and other WWE superstars.

It’s always hard. Wrestling is no different from any other job – you need to bring your best every single day because there’s people behind you trying to take your job. You can see that everywhere, not only in wrestling.

27 Jan, 2013

Del Rio vs Big Show – World Heavyweight Title

Del Rio defeats Big Show in singles competition, contested under Last Man Standing rules, to retain the World Heavyweight Championship at Royal Rumble. Del Rio claims victory by duct taping Show’s feet to the bottom rope so he becomes unable to meet the ten count.

25 May, 1977

Alberto Del Rio born in San Luis Potosí, Mexico


Del Rio (José Alberto Rodríguez) is born in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. He is the son of lucha libre legend, Dos Caras. He grows up in the wrestling business.

I decided to be a wrestler when I was a little kid. I came from a wrestling family, so it came easy. But it also means the fans expect more from you. And, in this case, coming from one of the most prestigious wrestling families, (it) puts a lot of pressure on you in the beginning.

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