Mexican National Tag Team Championship


The Mexican National Tag Team Championship (Campeonato Nacional de Parejas) is a national Mexican professional wrestling championship controlled by the Comisión de Box y Lucha Libre Mexico D.F. (Mexico City Boxing and Wrestling Commission) and competed for by two-man tag teams. The championship was created in 1957, promoted regularly until 2003, and intermittently until 2011 when the last known defense took place. Empresa Mexicana de Lucha Libre (EMLL) had control of the championship from its creation until 1992,[b] at which point it was transferred to AAA.[c] The championship history up until 1982 is only partially known, with periods of times where it is unclear who held the championship, but it is generally accepted that the lineage began in 1957 when Los Hermanos Shadow (The Shadow Brothers; Blue Demon and Black Shadow) won an eight-team tournament to be crowned champions.[2] The championship was reintroduced in 2020 after previously being abandoned in 2011.

Mexican National Tag Team Championship
Campeonato Nacional de Parejas.jpg
Close up of the front plate of one of the championship belts
Details
Promotion
Date establishedJune 14, 1957
Current champion(s)Atlantis Jr. and Flyer [1]
Date wonMarch 13, 2020[1]

In the mid-1990s there was confusion about who was recognized as champions for a period of time. In December 1995, one half of then-championship team Los Guerreras, Fuerza Guerrera, left AAA, which led to the promotion declaring the title vacant.[3] On January 12, 1996, new champions were crowned as Juventud Guerrera and Psicosis defeated Volador and El Mexicano to claim the titles.[4] When Juventud also left AAA, the Comisión de Box y Lucha Libre decided that Los Guerreras were never officially stripped of the championship, refusing to recognize Juventud Guerrera and Psicosis as champions.[5] In August 1996, the commission finally declared the championship vacant and returned the championship belts to AAA for future use.[5]

The last championship team under AAA's control was Octagón and La Parka,[d] who won the championship on June 20, 2003, when they defeated Electroshock and Chessman. In early 2009, AAA stopped promoting all Mexican National Championships, opting to focus on their AAA branded championships.[7] Octagón and La Parka were never stripped of the championship, but did not defend them on any AAA shows after late 2007. From that point on the championship was only defended twice on the Mexican independent circuit, in March 2009,[8] and then in December 2011.[e] The championship was inactive after the last known defense.[e] until February 19, 2020 when Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre (CMLL; formerly EMLL) announced that they were bringing the championship back.[10]

Atlantis Jr. and Flyer are the current champions, having won a 16-team tournament on March 13, 2020, when they defeated El Hijo del Villano III and Templario in the finals.[1] There have been at least 42 championship reigns since 1957. Los Destructores (Tony Arce and Vulcano) held the championship three times,[11][12][13] the most of all recognized champions, while Tony Arce holds the individual record with four reigns.[14] Los Metálicos (Oro and Plata) had the shortest verified reign, six days in December 1991.[15] Octagón and La Parka's reign lasted 3,110 days, the longest known reign of any champions.[16] As with all professional wrestling championships, matches for the Mexican National Tag Team Championship were not won or lost competitively, but by a pre-planned ending to a match, with the outcome determined by the CMLL bookers and match makers.[f] On occasion a promotion declared the championship vacant, which meant there was no champion at that point in time. This was either due to a storyline,[g] or real life issues such as a champion suffering an injury being unable to defend the championship,[h] or leaving the company.[i] All title matches took place under two out of three falls rules.[j]

TournamentsEdit

1997Edit

In 1997, the then-reigning champions Fuerza Guerrera and Juventud Guerrera began working for different promotions, causing the championship to be vacated by AAA.[3] They held a one-night eight-team tournament on July 20, 1997, at the El Toreo de Naucalpan bullfighting arena in Naucalpan, Mexico State.[22] Some sources mistakenly list the AAA "Young Stars Tag Team" tournament held on May 15, 1997, and broadcast on June 7, as the championship tournament, which was won by the same team, but was not for the vacant championship.[23]

First round Semifinals Final
         
Dos Caras and Heavy Metal [22]
Fuerza Guerrera and Mosco de la Merced W
Fuerza Guerrera and Mosco de la Merced W
El Canek and El Hijo del Fantasma [22]
El Canek and El Hijo del Fantasma W
Cibernético and Shu el Guerrero [22]
Fuerza Guerrera and Mosco de la Merced W
Perro Aguayo and Perro Aguayo Jr. [22]
El Cobarde Jr. and Gran Markus Jr. W
Mil Máscaras and Kato Kung Lee [22]
El Cobarde Jr. and Gran Markus Jr. [22]
Perro Aguayo and Perro Aguayo Jr. W
Perro Aguayo and Perro Aguayo Jr. W
El Signo and Sangre Chicana [22]

2020Edit

In 1992, then reigning Mexican National Tag Team Champions Los Destructores, left CMLL and doing so taking the championship with them to AAA.[12][24] The championship was defended in AAA from 1992 until 2007,[7] and subsequently only defended twice more on the independent circuit before becoming dormant.[8][e] La Parka, one half of the last recognized championship team, died on January 11, 2020. A couple of weeks later CMLL officially announced that they had regained control of the Mexican National Tag Team Championship and would be holding a tournament for the championship in February and March.[10][25] The tournament ran from February 28 to March 13, and saw Atlantis Jr. and Flyer defeated El Hijo de Villano III and Templario to win the championship.[1]

Tournament brackets
Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Disturbio and Virus W
Pegasso and Stigma [26]Disturbio and Virus [26]
El Hijo del Villano III and Templario W El Hijo del Villano III and Templario W
Dulce Gardenia and Fuego [26]El Hijo del Villano III and Templario W
Black Panther and Blue Panther Jr. [26]Soberano Jr. and Titán [26]
Ephesto and Luciferno W Ephesto and Luciferno [26]
Misterioso and El Sagrado [26]Soberano Jr. and Titán W
Soberano Jr. and Titán W El Hijo del Villano III and Templario [1]
Rey Cometa and Star Jr. W Atlantis Jr. and Flyer W
Pólvora and Vangellys [27]Atlantis Jr. and Flyer W
Atlantis Jr. and Flyer W Rey Cometa and Star Jr. [27]
Cancerbero and Raziel [27]Atlantis Jr. and Flyer W
Audaz and Fugaz [27]El Felino and Tiger [27]
El Felino and Tiger W Rey Bucanero and Shocker [27]
Rey Bucanero and Shocker W El Felino and Tiger W
Esfinge and Drone [27]

Title historyEdit

Key
No. Overall reign number
Reign Reign number for the specific champion
Days Number of days held
N/A Unknown information
Championship change is unrecognized by the promotion
No. Champion Championship change Reign statistics Notes Ref.
Date Event Location Reign Days
1 Los Hermanos Shadow
(Black Shadow and Blue Demon)
June 14, 1957 Live event Mexico City 1 [k] Defeated Tarzán López and Enrique Llanes in an eight-team tournament final [2]
Championship history is unrecorded from June 14, 1957 to 1958.[28]
2 Espectro I and Ray Mendoza 1958 Live event N/A 1 [k] Uncertain whom Espectro and Mendoza defeated to win the championship [29]
Championship history is unrecorded from 1958 to 1959.[28]
3 Tarzán López and Henry Pilusso 1959 Live event N/A 1 [k] [30]
Championship history is unrecorded from 1959 to 1962.[28]
4 Los Rebeldes
(Rene Guajardo and Karloff Lagarde)
1962 Live event N/A 1 [k] [31]
Championship history is unrecorded from 1962 to October 16, 1964.[28]
5 Los Espantos
(Espanto I and Espanto II)
1960s EMLL event Mexico City 1 [k] Unclear whom Los Espantos won the championship from [32]
6 Rayo de Jalisco and El Santo October 16, 1964 Live event N/A 1 [k] [33]
Championship history is unrecorded from October 16, 1964 to April 22, 1966.[28]
7 Rayo de Jalisco and El Santo April 22, 1966 Live event N/A 2 [k] Defeated Rene Guajardo and Karloff Lagarde in the final of a tournament [34][35]
Championship history is unrecorded from April 22, 1966 to 1967.[28]
8 La Ola Blanca
(Ángel Blanco and Dr. Wagner)
1967 Live event N/A 1 [k] [36]
Championship history is unrecorded from 1967 to 1972.[28]
9 Los Villanos
(Villano I and Villano II)
1972 EMLL event N/A 1 [k] Uncertain whom Los Villanos defeated to win the championship [l]
10 Bruno Victoria and Dr. O'Borman 1972 EMLL show N/A 1 [k] [l]
Championship history is unrecorded from 1972 to 1980.[28]
11 El Halcón and Falcón 1980 EMLL show N/A 1 [k] [32]
Championship history is unrecorded from 1980/1981 to 1981.[28]
12 Los Brazos
(Brazo de Oro and Brazo de Plata)
1981 EMLL show N/A 1 [k] [37]
Championship history is unrecorded from 1981 to June 18, 1982.[28]
13 Cachorro Mendoza and Ringo Mendoza June 18, 1982 EMLL show Mexico City 1 1,029 Defeated Los Infernales (El Satánico and Espectro Jr.) [38][39]
14 Cien Caras and Sangre Chicana April 12, 1985 Super Viernes Mexico City 1 199 [40][41]
15 Tony Benetto and Rayo de Jalisco Jr. October 28, 1985 EMLL show Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas 1 170 [42][43]
16 Los Hermanos Dinamita
(Cien Caras (2) and Máscara Año 2000)
April 16, 1986 EMLL show Cuernavaca, Morelos 1 344 [44]
17 Los Infernales
(Masakre and MS-1)
March 26, 1987 EMLL show Cuernavaca, Morelos 1 377 [45][46]
18 Ángel Azteca and Atlantis April 6, 1988 EMLL show Mexico City 1 780 [47][48][49]
19 Bestia Salvaje and Pierroth Jr. May 26, 1990 EMLL Sabados Arena Puebla Puebla, Puebla 1 287 [50]
20 Ángel Azteca and Volador March 9, 1991 EMLL Sabados Arena Puebla Puebla, Puebla 1 81 [51]
21 Los Destructores
(Tony Arce and Volcano)
May 29, 1991 EMLL show Acapulco, Guerrero 1 189 [11]
22 Los Metálicos
(Oro and Plata)
December 4, 1991 CMLL show Acapulco, Guerrero 1 6 [15][32][52]
Vacated December 10, 1991 Championship held up after a match against Los Destructores [53]
23 Los Destructores
(Tony Arce and Volcano)
December 17, 1991 CMLL Martes De Coliseo Mexico City 2 82 Defeated Los Metálicos in the rematch [12]
24 Misterioso and Volador March 8, 1992 CMLL Domingos Arena Mexico Mexico City 1 142 [24]
25 Los Destructores
(Tony Arce and Volcano)
July 28, 1992 AAA show Monterrey, Nuevo León 3 73 [13]
26 Misterioso and Volador October 9, 1992 Sin Limite Aguascalientes 2 127 [54]
27 Los Destructores
(Tony Arce (4) and Rocco Valente)
February 12, 1993 Sin Limite Mexico City 1 574 [14]
28 Heavy Metal and Latin Lover September 9, 1994 AAA show Monterrey, Nuevo León 1 84 [55]
29 Fuerza Guerrera and Juventud Guerrera December 2, 1994 Sin Limite Mexico City 1 181 [56]
30 Latin Lover (2) and Panterita del Ring June 1, 1995 AAA Television taping Texcoco, Mexico State 1 109 [57][58]
31 Fuerza Guerrera and Juventud Guerrera September 18, 1995 Sin Limite Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas 2 74[m] [59]
Vacated December 1995 Championship vacated when Promo Azteca and AAA split which meant Fuerza Guerrera left the promotion [3]
Juventud Guerrera and Psicosis January 12, 1996 AAA show Nezahualcoyotl, Mexico State 1 Defeated Volador and El Mexicano for vacant title, the Mexican wrestling commission returns belts to Guerreras stating that they never lost the titles [4]
Vacated August 1996 Championship vacated when Fuerza and Juventud Guerrera wrestle for different organizations [5]
32 Fuerza Guerrera (3) and Mosco de la Merced July 20, 1997 Top Win Promotions show Naucalpan, Mexico State 1 323 Defeated Perro Aguayo and Perro Aguayo Jr. in tournament final. The original Mosco de la Merced left AAA in the fall of 1997 and was replaced by Mosco de la Merced (II), without the promotion ever acknowledging the switch. [60]
33 Perro Aguayo and Perro Aguayo Jr. June 7, 1998 Triplemanía VI Chihuahua, Chihuahua 1 329 [61][62]
34 Los Vipers
(Abismo Negro and Electroshock)
May 2, 1999 Sin Limite Manzanillo, Colima 1 189 [63]
35 Hator and The Panther November 7, 1999 Sin Limite Monterrey, Nuevo León 1 182 [64]
36 Los Vipers
(Abismo Negro and Electroshock)
May 7, 2000 Sin Limite Monterrey, Nuevo León 2 63 [65][66]
37 Perro Aguayo Jr. (2) and Héctor Garza July 9, 2000 AAA show Osaka, Japan 1 61 [67][66]
38 Los Consagrados
(Pirata Morgan and El Texano)
September 8, 2000 Sin Limite Tijuana, Baja California 1 429 [68][66]
39 Máscara Sagrada and La Parka Jr. November 11, 2001 Sin Limite Monterrey, Nuevo León 1 159 [69]
40 Chessman and Electroshock (3) April 19, 2002 AAA show Torreón, Coahuila 1 427 [70][71]
41 Octagón and La Parka (2) June 20, 2003 Sin Limite Xalapa, Veracruz 1 3,110 La Parka was previously known under the name La Parka Jr. [16]
Vacated February 12, 2020 CMLL announced that they were bringing the championship back under their control and would hold a 16 team tournament. [10]
42 Atlantis Jr. and Flyer March 13, 2020 Super Viernes Mexico City, Mexico 1 185+ Defeated El Hijo de Villano III and Templario in a 16-team tournament final [1]

Combined reignsEdit

 
Fuerza Guerrera, who held the championship with his son Juventud Guerrera and Mosco de la Merced.

By teamEdit

Key
Indicates the current champion
¤ The exact length of at least one title reign is uncertain.
Rank Team No. of
reigns
Combined days
1 Octagón and La Parka 1 3,110
2 Cachorro Mendoza and Ringo Mendoza 1 1,029
3 Ángel Azteca and Atlantis 1 780
4 Los Destructores (Tony Arce and Rocco Valente) 1 574
5 Los Consagrados (Pirata Morgan and El Texano) 1 429
6 Chessman and Electroshock 1 427
7 Los Infernales (Masakre and MS-1) 1 377
8 Los Hermanos Dinamita (Cien Caras and Máscara Año 2000) 1 344
Los Destructores (Tony Arce and Volcano) 3 344
10 Perro Aguayo and Perro Aguayo Jr. 1 329
11 Fuerza Guerrera and Mosco de la Merced 1 323
12 Bestia Salvaje and Pierroth Jr. 1 287
13 Misterioso and Volador 2 269
14 Fuerza Guerrera and Juventud Guerrera 2 255¤
15 Los Vipers (Abismo Negro and Electroshock) 2 252
16 Cien Caras and Sangre Chicana 1 199
17 Hator and The Panther 1 182
18 Tony Benetto and Rayo de Jalisco Jr. 1 170
19 Máscara Sagrada and La Parka Jr. 1 159
20 Latin Lover and Panterita del Ring 1 109
21 Heavy Metal and Latin Lover 1 84
22 Ángel Azteca and Volador 1 81
23 Perro Aguayo Jr. and Héctor Garza 1 61
24 Atlantis Jr. and Flyer 1 185+
25 Los Metálicos (Oro and Plata) 1 6

By wrestlerEdit

 
Atlantis held the championship for 780 days with Ángel Azteca.
 
Máscara Año 2000 held the championship with his brother Cien Caras.
 
Héctor Garza (black shirt) was a one-time champion.
Key
Indicates the current champion
¤ The exact length of at least one title reign is uncertain.
Rank Wrestler No. of
reigns
Combined days
1 La Parka Jr./La Parka 2 3,269
2 Octagón 1 3,110
3 Cachorro Mendoza 1 1,029
Ringo Mendoza 1 1,029
5 Tony Arce 4 918
6 Ángel Azteca 2 861
7 Atlantis 1 780
8 Electroshock 3 679
9 Fuerza Guerrera 3 578¤
10 Rocco Valente 1 574
11 Cien Caras 2 543
12 El Texano 1 429
Pirata Morgan 1 429
13 Chessman 1 427
14 Perro Aguayo Jr. 2 390
15 Masakre 1 377
MS-1 1 377
17 Volador 3 350
18 Máscara Año 2000 1 344
Volcano 3 344
20 Perro Aguayo 1 329
21 Mosco de la Merced 1 323
22 Bestia Salvaje 1 287
Pierroth Jr. 1 287
24 Misterioso 2 269
25 Juventud Guerrera 2 255¤
26 Abismo Negro 2 252
27 Sangre Chicana 1 199
28 Latin Lover 2 193
29 Hator 1 182
The Panther 1 182
31 Rayo de Jalisco Jr. 1 170
Tony Benetto 1 170
33 Máscara Sagrada 1 159
34 Panterita del Ring 1 109
35 Heavy Metal]] 1 84
36 Héctor Garza 1 61
37 Atlantis Jr. 1 185+
Flyer 1 185+
39 Oro 1 6
Plata 1 6

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ a b Statistics for longest and shortest reigns only count reigns where both the date the championship was won and lost are known.
  2. ^ EMLL was renamed Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre; CMLL in late 1991
  3. ^ In this, "control" refers to the everyday use of the title, determining which storylines the title is being used it, who gets to challenge for the title, how to use it in a public relations sense.
  4. ^ Was referred to as La Parka Jr. at the time of their championship victory, but changed his name to simply "La Parka" in mid-2003[6]
  5. ^ a b c Last known championship defense[9]
  6. ^ Hornbaker (2016) p. 550: "Professional wrestling is a sport in which match finishes are predetermined. Thus, win/loss records are not indicative of a wrestler's genuine success based on their legitimate abilities – but on now much, or how little they were pushed by promoters"[17]
  7. ^ Duncan & Will (2000) p. 271, Chapter: Texas: NWA American Tag Team Title [World Class, Adkisson] "Championship held up and rematch ordered because of the interference of manager Gary Hart"[18]
  8. ^ Duncan & Will (2000) p. 20, Chapter: (United States: 19th Century & widely defended titles – NWA, WWF, AWA, IW, ECW, NWA) NWA/WCW TV Title "Rhodes stripped on 85/10/19 for not defending the belt after having his leg broken by Ric Flair and Ole & Arn Anderson"[19]
  9. ^ Duncan & Will (2000) p. 201, Chapter: (Memphis, Nashville) Memphis: USWA Tag Team Title "Vacant on 93/01/18 when Spike leaves the USWA."[20]
  10. ^ Comisión de Box y Lucha Libre p. 44 "Articulo 258.- Cada combate de lucha libre tendrá como limite tres caídas; cada caída será sin limite de tiempo, ganará quien obtenga dos caídas de las tres en disputa" ("Article 258.- Each wrestling match shall have as limit three falls; Each fall will be without time limit. The winner will be the one to first obtain two of the three falls in the match")[21]
  11. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l The length of the championship reign is too uncertain to calculate.
  12. ^ a b La Magia del Ring magazine noted that Victoria and O'Borman defeated Los Villanos in 1972, but provided no details on whom Los Villanos defeated[32]
  13. ^ The exact date Los Guerreras were stripped of the championship is uncertain, which means that the reign lasted between 71 and 104 days.

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