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This day in lucha libre history… (August 20)  

Published August 20, 2022

Discover the important events that occurred on this date in the lucha libre history

1968: Estrella Blanca won the Mexican National Lightweight Championship for the first-time in his career after beating Raul Guerrero at Arena Mexico in Mexico City.

 

 

1986: Alfonso Dantes won the Mexican National Heavyweight Championship for the first-time in his career after beating Cien Caras at Arena Coliseo de Acapulco in Acapulco, Guerrero.

 

 

2004: El Hijo del Santo & Mistico won the 10th edition of the CMLL La Gran Alternativa Tournament after beating Ultimo Guerrero & Dr. X at Arena Mexico in Mexico City.

 

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2004: La Black Family (Chessman, Ozz, Cuervo & Scoria) won the Mexican National Atomicos Championship after beating Oscar Sevilla, Alan, Decnis & Billy Boy in Puebla, Puebla.

 

 

2004: Alebrije & Cuije won the Lucha Libre AAA Mascota Tag Team Championship after beating Mascara Sagrada AAA & Mascarita Sagrada 2000 and Monster & ChuckyPsicosis & Mini Psicosis in a Fatal 4-Way Tag Team Match in Puebla, Puebla.

 

 

2017: Ultimo Guerrero & Rey Bucanero defeated The Briscoe Brothers (Jay Briscoe & Mark Briscoe) in a Tag Team Match at the Night 3 of the Ring of Honor War of the Worlds UK at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange in Edinburgh, Scotland.

 

 

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