Familia de Tijuana outsmart Traumas again, Imposible/Magic

photo by Black Terry Jr.

IWRG (THU) 08/08/2013 Arena Naucalpan [Black Terry Jr. (flickr), IWRG]
1) Dragón Celestial b Johnny Rivera
2) Alan Extreme, Fulgor I, Saruman b Centvrión, Freelance, Seiya
Fulgor beat Freelance
3) Chico Che, Golden Magic, Höruz b Canis Lupus, Cerebro Negro, Imposible
Straight falls. Golden Magic beat Imposible with a Spanish Fly and challenged for a title match. Imposible finally accepted.
4) Dinamic Black, Dr. Cerebro, Veneno b Apolo Estrada Jr., El Hijo del Diablo, Heddi Karaoui
Rudos took 1/3, Heddi beating Dinamic in the third. Heddi wants a title shot, but the recap suggests he’s got to win a couple more time.
5) Eterno, Súper Nova, X-Fly b Negro Navarro, Trauma I, Trauma II [super libre]
In the third, Eterno beat Trauma I and Super Nova beat Trauma II, the last when Trauma II was about to beat X-Fly and Nova him him with an object.

Highlights of the segunda are here.

CMLL’s Arena Mexico show tonight includes their four biggest rivalries of the moment – Volador/Sombra in the main event, Atlantis/Ultimo Guerrero in the semimain, and both Avenro/Panther and Negro/Shocker in the fourth match.

If the Ticketmaster map for the Anniversary show is to be believed, there will be no seats to the left or right of the ramp because that will all be part of a super giant stage.

Sexy Lady accuses Lolita of being a stagnant luchadora and believes she’ll win the Reina de Reinas title next time they meet.

AAA photographer Cristina Amador starts a new column by talking about other women covering lucha and those who helped her get started.

El Rompesos has the second part of their look at Atlantis mask wins.

Pesadilla finished up in NOAH on 08/19.

SLP luchadors Miss Fantasy and Black Extreme are out of action with injuries.

Arena Xalapa looks back at local legend el Unvierso.

El Hijo del Santo talks about foreign wrestlers who came to Mexico.

great match roundup, week of 2013-07-20

Great/Excellent Matches


Shows Watched But Nothing Made The List

– CMLL Guerreros del Ring on 52MX: 2013-07-20
– CMLL on CadenaTres: 2013-07-20
– CMLL on Fox Sports (Mexico): 2013-07-20
– CMLL on Televisa: 2013-07-20
– AAA on Televisa (Regional): 2013-07-21

Matches To Watch Later

Looks like I’m clean this week!