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This day in lucha libre history… (January 12)

Published January 12, 2021

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

1990: Pierroth Jr. won the Mexican National Light Heavyweight Championship for the second-time in his career after beating Mogur at the Arena Coliseo in Mexico City.

 

 

1996: The Legends of Lucha Libre superstars Psicosis & Juventud Guerrera won the Mexican National Tag Team Championship after beating El Volador & El Mexicano at the Arena Neza in Nezahualcoyotl, Estado de Mexico. This result voided by the Lucha Libre Comission of Estado de Mexico.

 

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2016: Alberto del Rio won the WWE United States Championship for the second-time in his career after beating Kalisto at the TV tapings of the episode 856 of Friday Night SmackDown at the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana.

 

 

2018: The Legends of Lucha Libre superstars Los Lucha Brothers (Penta Zero M & Rey Fenix) won the IMPACT Wrestling World Tag Team Championship after beating The Latin American Xchange (Santana & Ortiz) at the Fronton Mexico in Mexico City.

 

 

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