Biography(references)Before working for WWE, Rodríguez used the name Dos Caras Jr. as both a mixed martial artist and luchador in mostly Mexico and Japan, achieving success in Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre by winning the CMLL World Heavyweight Championship once. Rodríguez signed with WWE in 2009 and made his debut on their main roster the following year as Alberto Del Rio. He also won the 2011 Royal Rumble and the 2011 Money in the Bank ladder match, making him the only professional wrestler to win both in the same calendar year.
Fighter Trivia(references)Velkei filed for divorce from Rodríguez in June 2016 and stated that the marriage ended the previous month due to adultery. On 28 April 2022, Del Río shared a video in which he was asking for multiple blood donations in order to save Angela Velkei from dying, without explaining which was the health problem she was dealing with for which she was hospitalized on the Hospital San José in Satélite, Naucalpan, State of Mexico. On 9 October, Rodríguez was indicted by a grand jury and formally charged with aggravated kidnapping and sexual assault, two felonies.
Awards & Accolades
Central American and Caribbean Games: First place (3 times)
World Junior Championships: Gold (1997)
Alianza Universal De Lucha Libre: Copa Universo (2019) – with LA Park
Big League Wrestling: BLW World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre: CMLL World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre: La Copa Junior (2006)
Impact Wrestling: GFW Global Championship (1 time)
Impact Wrestling: impact World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide: AAA Mega Championship (1 time)
Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide: Lucha Libre World Cup (2015) – with Myzteziz and Rey Mysterio Jr.
Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide: Técnico of the Year (2014)
New Generation Championship Wrestling: NGCW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
Pro Wrestling Illustrated: Ranked No. 6 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2011
Qatar Pro Wrestling: QPW World Championship (1 time)
World Association of Wrestling: WAW Undisputed World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE: WWE Championship (2 times)
World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE: World Heavyweight Championship (2 times)
World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE: WWE United States Championship (2 times)
World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE: Bragging Rights Trophy (2010) – with Team SmackDown (Big Show, Rey Mysterio, Jack Swagger, Edge, Tyler Reks, and Kofi Kingston)
World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE: Money in the Bank (Raw 2011)
World Wrestling Entertainment/WWE: Royal Rumble (2011)
World Wrestling League: WWL World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
Wrestling Observer Newsletter: Best Gimmick (2010)
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