Following speculation over the weekend that WWE would be allowing Alberto Del Rio to finish up with WWC, the following news was submitted to WrestleZone by the host of WrestleZone Radio’s The Caribbean Report, Joel Torres:
ALBERTO DEL RIO WILL FACE FORMER WWC UNIVERSAL CHAMPION RAY GONZALEZ IN PUERTO RICO
World Wrestling Council announced this weekend on its television programming that WWE United States Champion Alberto Del Rio will face WWC Superstar Ray Gonzalez on WWC’s final event of the year “Lockout”.
The match was set after Del Rio visited Shawn Michael’s Texas Wrestling Academy in San Antonio to meet Ray Gonzalez Jr, Ray Gonzalez’ son, who was there taking some wrestling classes. Ray started his wrestling carrer earlier this year in WWC. Del Rio slapped and insulted Gonzalez Jr. and his father, sending a message that they will face each other.
Gonzalez vs. Del Rio will take place on December 5th in the historic Ruben Rodriguez Colisseum in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.
Joel will be on WrestleZone Daily’s 100th Episode this Wednesday at 12:15 pm EST to talk further about this developing story.
You can watch the altercation between Del Rio and Gonzalez’ son here:
Here is the official promo video from WWC for the Del Rio vs Gonzalez fight on December 5th:
WrestleZone Radio presents a brand new episode of Joel’s The Caribbean Report the last Tuesday of every month. You can listen to the latest episode, discussing the history of pro wrestling in Puerto Rico, in the embedded audio player below: